The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Management
UK / England
Rank 524 538 541
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 44 72 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 47 35
Median daily rate £500 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £345 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £624 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +22.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34384 39600 38098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.06% 82.79% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22978 26198 24347
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 841 1062 1037
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Operations Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Operations Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Operations Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Management across the England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Operations Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Operations Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Operations Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Operations Management
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 Operations Management within the England region over the 3 months to 1 March 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
London -1 24 £513 -6.81% 11
South East +9 14 £500 +17.64% 4
East of England -2 3 - -
East Midlands +7 2 £355 -29.00% 1
West Midlands +3 1 £625 -
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 41 (43.16%) ITIL
2 37 (38.95%) Microsoft
3 25 (26.32%) Service Management
4 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (20.00%) Windows
6 18 (18.95%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (15.79%) Data Centre
7 15 (15.79%) ITSM
8 14 (14.74%) Finance
9 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (13.68%) Active Directory
9 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
10 12 (12.63%) DNS
10 12 (12.63%) Project Management
11 11 (11.58%) Firewall
11 11 (11.58%) Linux
11 11 (11.58%) VMware
11 11 (11.58%) Degree
12 10 (10.53%) Migration
12 10 (10.53%) Risk Management
12 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
13 9 (9.47%) ITIL V3
13 9 (9.47%) IaaS
13 9 (9.47%) DevOps
13 9 (9.47%) WAN
13 9 (9.47%) Cisco
13 9 (9.47%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (9.47%) PMP
13 9 (9.47%) Cisco Certification

Operations Management
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 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.26%) Apache
2 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.11%) Drupal
5 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Office
2 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.47%) IaaS
3 7 (7.37%) PaaS
4 6 (6.32%) Office 365
5 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.05%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) DNS
2 11 (11.58%) Firewall
3 9 (9.47%) WAN
4 7 (7.37%) DMZ
4 7 (7.37%) LAN
5 6 (6.32%) SAN
6 5 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (5.26%) DHCP
6 5 (5.26%) SSL
6 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.21%) HTTP
7 4 (4.21%) Network Security
7 4 (4.21%) VPN
7 4 (4.21%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.16%) IPsec
8 3 (3.16%) MPLS
9 2 (2.11%) BGP
9 2 (2.11%) DDNS
9 2 (2.11%) DSL
9 2 (2.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (4.21%) MySQL
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.16%) QlikView
5 2 (2.11%) Big Data
5 2 (2.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.05%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.05%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.05%) DocumentDB
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.05%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) JIRA
1 4 (4.21%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.16%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (1.05%) MSI
3 1 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (14.74%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Legal
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Publishing
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Front Office
5 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Architect
2 11 (11.58%) Analyst
3 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (7.37%) Business Analyst
4 7 (7.37%) Service Manager
5 6 (6.32%) Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (6.32%) Operations Manager
6 5 (5.26%) Azure Architect
6 5 (5.26%) Head of Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.26%) Head of Security
6 5 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Business Requirements Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Designer
7 4 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Head of Operations
7 4 (4.21%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Service Management Architect
7 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) J2EE
2 4 (4.21%) .NET
2 4 (4.21%) OAuth
2 4 (4.21%) SAML
3 3 (3.16%) Web Services
4 2 (2.11%) LAMP
5 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.05%) CSS
5 1 (1.05%) HTML
5 1 (1.05%) jQuery
5 1 (1.05%) Memcached
5 1 (1.05%) REST
5 1 (1.05%) Spring
5 1 (1.05%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.42%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.16%) CMDB
4 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Clustering
5 2 (2.11%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.11%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.11%) NHS
5 2 (2.11%) PKI
5 2 (2.11%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.11%) User Experience
6 1 (1.05%) CESG
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.05%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.05%) iPad
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.58%) Linux
3 5 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.21%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.16%) Unix
6 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.11%) CentOS
6 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.05%) Android
7 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.16%) ITIL
2 25 (26.32%) Service Management
3 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.79%) ITSM
5 12 (12.63%) Project Management
6 10 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.53%) Migration
6 10 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.47%) DevOps
7 9 (9.47%) ITIL V3
7 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.42%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (6.32%) Capacity Management
9 6 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (6.32%) Security Operations
9 6 (6.32%) User Stories
10 5 (5.26%) Analytics
10 5 (5.26%) Line Management
10 5 (5.26%) Personalization
10 5 (5.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.37%) SQL
3 5 (5.26%) Java
4 4 (4.21%) Python
5 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.16%) Ruby
6 2 (2.11%) C
6 2 (2.11%) PHP
6 2 (2.11%) VBA
7 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.58%) Degree
3 9 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.47%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (9.47%) PMP
4 8 (8.42%) MCSE
4 8 (8.42%) PMI Certification
4 8 (8.42%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.32%) CCNA
6 5 (5.26%) RHCE
7 4 (4.21%) MCSA
7 4 (4.21%) MCSD
7 4 (4.21%) MCTS
8 3 (3.16%) CISSP
8 3 (3.16%) MCP
9 2 (2.11%) CCA
9 2 (2.11%) CCNP
9 2 (2.11%) RHCSA
9 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) COBIT
2 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.11%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.05%) PMO
4 1 (1.05%) RMADS
4 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (13.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.26%) vSphere
3 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.11%) XenApp
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.05%) Varnish
4 1 (1.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (6.32%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.26%) Puppet
2 5 (5.26%) SCOM
3 4 (4.21%) Ansible
3 4 (4.21%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (3.16%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.16%) SCCM
5 2 (2.11%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.11%) PowerCLI
5 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.11%) WSUS
6 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.05%) vRealize
6 1 (1.05%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.58%) VMware
3 9 (9.47%) Cisco
4 7 (7.37%) CA
4 7 (7.37%) Citrix
5 6 (6.32%) Apple
5 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.21%) BMC
6 4 (4.21%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.21%) EMC
6 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.16%) Adobe
7 3 (3.16%) HP
7 3 (3.16%) IBM
7 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.16%) Symantec
8 2 (2.11%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (2.11%) Juniper
8 2 (2.11%) Progress
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