The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IT Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Operations Manager
UK / England
Rank 562 578 569
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 8 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.030% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.032% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 7
Median daily rate £425 £405 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -14.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £359 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £510 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £474 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.01% +11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38632 44173 43901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25327 28502 28056
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1597 1772
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

IT Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Operations Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Operations Manager across the England region.

IT Operations Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Operations Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Operations Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

IT Operations Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Operations Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Operations Manager across the England region.

IT Operations Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Operations Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Operations Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +19 5 £463 +5.41% 3
London +8 1 - - 6
East of England -4 1 £365 -27.72%
West Midlands - 1 - -
IT Operations Manager
UK

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT 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 England region featuring IT Operations Manager in the job title.

1 19 (73.08%) Service Delivery
2 14 (53.85%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Project Management
4 9 (34.62%) SLA
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) Service Management
6 5 (19.23%) IIS
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) Windows
6 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) CMDB
7 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Banking
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) ITSM
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
7 4 (15.38%) MPLS
7 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) Post-Production
7 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (15.38%) Open Source
7 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
7 4 (15.38%) Puppet

IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) MPLS
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (15.38%) Hudson
1 4 (15.38%) MSBuild
1 4 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Service Delivery
2 14 (53.85%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Service Management
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) ITSM
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
5 4 (15.38%) Post-Production
5 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Business Transformation
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
6 3 (11.54%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) MCITP
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Nessus
2 1 (3.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) AlienVault
2 1 (3.85%) Avaya
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Epicor
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy