The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 73 90 79
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.32% 0.24% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.25% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £490 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.21 -
Operations Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
912 1186 1243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.20% 96.74% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 601 723
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 66
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Operations Manager in the job title.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Operations Manager across the Buckinghamshire region.

Operations Manager Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Operations Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Operations Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 3 £490 -
Operations Manager
South East

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Operations Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) NFS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) ATM
4 2 (25.00%) COBOL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
2 2 (25.00%) ATM
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) NFS
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware