The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 133 176 201
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 10 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.28% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.29% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.15 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
+100.61% -
Operations Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2945 4817 5628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.49% 94.95% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2309 3708 4014
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 75 94
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Operations Engineer across the City of London region.

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Operations Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Operations Engineer across the City of London region.

Operations Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) DevOps
3 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 9 (50.00%) Puppet
5 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
7 6 (33.33%) VMware
8 5 (27.78%) Clustering
8 5 (27.78%) Ruby
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
8 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
8 5 (27.78%) Hedge funds
8 5 (27.78%) CFEngine
8 5 (27.78%) High Availability
8 5 (27.78%) SELinux
8 5 (27.78%) GlusterFS
8 5 (27.78%) GFS2
8 5 (27.78%) OCFS2
8 5 (27.78%) Patch Management
9 4 (22.22%) RHCSA
9 4 (22.22%) KVM
9 4 (22.22%) Ansible

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 2 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) SaaS
2 2 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (22.22%) FCoE
1 4 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) DMVPN
3 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.56%) ISDN
3 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) GitLab
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.56%) Bower
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Grunt
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (5.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (27.78%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.56%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) CentOS
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) VMS
5 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (27.78%) High Availability
2 5 (27.78%) Patch Management
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Microservices
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) C
5 2 (11.11%) Groovy
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCNA
1 4 (22.22%) CCNP
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) RHCE
1 4 (22.22%) RHCSA
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) GFS2
2 5 (27.78%) GlusterFS
2 5 (27.78%) OCFS2
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) KVM
4 3 (16.67%) Docker
5 2 (11.11%) vSphere
6 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) CFEngine
2 5 (27.78%) SELinux
3 4 (22.22%) Ansible
4 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
4 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
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