The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Manager
Rank 176 190 197
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.085% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.091% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Average daily rate
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£420 £316 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.91% -45.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £189 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £443 £693
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.50
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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
4757 5469 5399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.89% 93.20% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3639 3846 3997
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 87 131
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.31 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Operations Manager
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 Manager across the City of London region.

Operations Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Operations Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Operations Manager
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 Manager across the City of London region.

Operations Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Operations Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) HP NNM
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
5 1 (5.56%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Operations Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) PBX
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) SNMP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) People Management
5 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP NNM
1 1 (5.56%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (5.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe
1 1 (5.56%) HP
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix
1 1 (5.56%) VMware
1 1 (5.56%) Saba
1 1 (5.56%) CyberSource
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 26 days ago