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 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Operations Manager
Rank 615 613 596
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs requiring an IT Operations Manager 13 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.040% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.042% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 11
Median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
47538 49528 48278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.73% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31327 32075 29701
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1871 1931
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -16 10 £500 +37.93% 1
South West +3 2 £463 +44.53% 3
North West - 1 - - 1
IT Operations Manager
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IT Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 13 (32.50%) Service Delivery
2 13 (32.50%) Project Management
3 11 (27.50%) Finance
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (22.50%) Windows
5 8 (20.00%) SLA
5 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) Change Management
5 8 (20.00%) VMware
6 7 (17.50%) Problem Management
6 7 (17.50%) Service Management
6 7 (17.50%) WAN
7 6 (15.00%) People Management
7 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (12.50%) Banking
8 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
8 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 4 (10.00%) Business Transformation
9 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
9 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (7.50%) Retail
10 3 (7.50%) Operations Management
10 3 (7.50%) Performance Management

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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) WAN
2 3 (7.50%) LAN
2 3 (7.50%) MPLS
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) LAMP
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.50%) EMC VNX
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
2 1 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.50%) PMI
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 13 (32.50%) Project Management
2 13 (32.50%) Service Delivery
3 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.00%) Change Management
5 7 (17.50%) Problem Management
5 7 (17.50%) Service Management
6 6 (15.00%) People Management
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL V3
8 4 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) BCP
9 3 (7.50%) Change Control
9 3 (7.50%) ITSM
9 3 (7.50%) Operations Management
9 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
9 3 (7.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) PHP
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (7.50%) Avaya
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.50%) Epicor
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) Veeam