The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 155 203 201
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 7 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Median daily rate £550 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £590 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.21 -
Operations Manager
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
3210 5635 5562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.56% 94.75% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2597 4375 4047
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 91 97
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £29.66 £34.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Operations Manager in the job title.

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 29 July 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Operations Manager contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (25.00%) Greenplum
3 2 (25.00%) Market Research
3 2 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 2 (25.00%) Tableau
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Billing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis

Operations Manager Skill Set
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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Billing
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) BCP
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Business Development
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Market Research
1 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (25.00%) MBA
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (25.00%) Greenplum
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco