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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Operations Manager
Rank 593 593 576
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 20 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.047% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.050% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 11
Median daily rate £445 £540 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.59% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £413 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £563 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IT Operations Manager
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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 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
46528 48328 46308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30643 30970 28843
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1386 1841 1899
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -12 6 £425 -22.72% 4
South East +8 5 £520 +24.17% 2
East of England +10 3 £440 +3.52% 1
South West +4 3 £463 -19.56%
North West -6 2 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 £275 -
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IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) Change Management
3 11 (23.91%) Finance
4 10 (21.74%) Project Management
4 10 (21.74%) Windows
5 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (19.57%) VMware
6 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (17.39%) WAN
6 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
7 7 (15.22%) Service Management
7 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
7 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
7 7 (15.22%) LAN
7 7 (15.22%) People Management
8 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
8 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
8 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (13.04%) Performance Management
8 6 (13.04%) SLA
8 6 (13.04%) Firewall
9 5 (10.87%) ITSM
9 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
9 5 (10.87%) Operations Management
9 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
9 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
9 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
10 4 (8.70%) Process Improvement

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 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) WAN
2 7 (15.22%) LAN
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) ATM
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
6 1 (2.17%) DNS
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) VoIP
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) LAMP
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) ITIL
2 12 (26.09%) Change Management
3 10 (21.74%) Project Management
4 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 7 (15.22%) People Management
6 7 (15.22%) Service Management
7 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
7 6 (13.04%) Performance Management
8 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
8 5 (10.87%) ITSM
8 5 (10.87%) Operations Management
8 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
9 4 (8.70%) Information Security
9 4 (8.70%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.52%) Project Governance
10 3 (6.52%) Software Delivery
11 2 (4.35%) CRM
11 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C
2 1 (2.17%) COBOL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CCNA
3 1 (2.17%) CISA
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.17%) CISM
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) MCITP
3 1 (2.17%) MCP
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.17%) COBIT
3 1 (2.17%) COSO
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) VMware
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) Avaya
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) BMC
6 1 (2.17%) Epicor
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) Veeam