The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Management
London / City of London
Rank 152 146 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.033% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.039% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £470 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.26% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2523 2588 4197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.08% 84.77% 81.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2009 2039 3297
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 35
Median hourly rate £50.75 £35.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.57% +77.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.99 £18.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Operations Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Operations Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Operations Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) RHCE
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Converged Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) QA

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Converged Networks
1 1 (25.00%) DMZ
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware