The first table below looks at the demand for Operations Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 208 195 210
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 2 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% 0.032% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.041% 0.043% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 13
Average daily rate £375 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £403
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4902 4666 5879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.95% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3582 3576 4142
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Operations Management
London

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management.

1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 5 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) OLAP
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) MOM
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) SAS
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SAS
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) OLAP
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Service Transition Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 5 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) AlgoSec
2 1 (10.00%) Tufin
2 1 (10.00%) Websense
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago