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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 73 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 0.074% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.078% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £425 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £445 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £46.21 -
% change year-on-year
-46.98% -
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
837 1290 1176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.83% 95.77% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 694 656
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 £200 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 45
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.14 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.61% +34.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £30.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 £425 -
Operations Manager
South East

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) NFS
3 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) OVSD
5 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management

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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) OVSD
3 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam