The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £351
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Operations Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
876 814 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.30% 82.98% 80.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 522 319
Median daily rate £425 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 33
Median hourly rate £22.54 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Operations Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Operations Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Operations Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management across the Cheshire region.

Operations Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Operations Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) COBIT
2 2 (40.00%) eTOM
2 2 (40.00%) Val IT
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISO22301
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Process Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) eTOM
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) COBIT
2 2 (40.00%) Val IT
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 14001
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft