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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 551 557 563
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 68 74 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.14% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 46 20
Median daily rate £475 £431 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £663 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £444 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Operations Management
UK

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
41617 42188 40741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.44% 81.12% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27749 28067 25866
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1052 1168 1138
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 -18 27 £475 +22.58% 6
South East +20 24 £500 +12.67% 4
East of England +15 8 £500 -
North East - 6 £225 -
Yorkshire +6 1 - -
West Midlands -28 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
Operations Management
UK

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 51 (38.64%) ITIL
2 30 (22.73%) Configuration Management
2 30 (22.73%) Change Management
3 27 (20.45%) Security Cleared
4 24 (18.18%) SAN
5 22 (16.67%) Unix
5 22 (16.67%) SLA
6 21 (15.91%) Windows
6 21 (15.91%) Project Management
7 20 (15.15%) Service Management
7 20 (15.15%) Oracle
7 20 (15.15%) Finance
7 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (15.15%) Incident Management
8 19 (14.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (13.64%) Performance Management
9 18 (13.64%) Firewall
10 17 (12.88%) ITSM
10 17 (12.88%) Management Information System
10 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
11 15 (11.36%) Degree
11 15 (11.36%) SC Cleared
12 14 (10.61%) Problem Management
12 14 (10.61%) Release Management
12 14 (10.61%) AAT
12 14 (10.61%) VMware
12 14 (10.61%) SQL
13 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
13 13 (9.85%) Linux
13 13 (9.85%) Mentoring

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 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.27%) Apache
3 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.52%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) Jetty
5 1 (0.76%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.76%) nginx
5 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.06%) MS Office
3 7 (5.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.27%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.85%) IaaS
2 11 (8.33%) PaaS
3 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.03%) Office 365
5 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.52%) SaaS
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.76%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.18%) SAN
2 18 (13.64%) Firewall
3 10 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (6.82%) DNS
5 8 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.30%) DHCP
6 7 (5.30%) IPsec
6 7 (5.30%) LAN
6 7 (5.30%) Network Security
6 7 (5.30%) SSL
6 7 (5.30%) WAN
7 6 (4.55%) BGP
7 6 (4.55%) DDNS
7 6 (4.55%) DSL
7 6 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 6 (4.55%) MPLS
7 6 (4.55%) OSPF
7 6 (4.55%) TACACS
7 6 (4.55%) Wireless
8 5 (3.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.79%) DB2
3 4 (3.03%) QlikView
4 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.52%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.52%) MySQL
5 2 (1.52%) Redis
6 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.76%) Big Data
6 1 (0.76%) DocumentDB
6 1 (0.76%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) JIRA
1 4 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.76%) Travis CI
General
1 20 (15.15%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Retail
3 5 (3.79%) Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Marketing
4 3 (2.27%) Publishing
5 2 (1.52%) Front Office
5 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) French Language
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (21.21%) Analyst
2 15 (11.36%) Architect
3 14 (10.61%) Business Analyst
4 11 (8.33%) Administrator
5 10 (7.58%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (6.06%) Solaris Administrator
7 7 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.30%) Transition Manager
8 6 (4.55%) Designer
8 6 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (4.55%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Operations Business Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.55%) Release Manager
8 6 (4.55%) Service Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.03%) Coordinator
9 4 (3.03%) HR Analyst
9 4 (3.03%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.27%) AngularJS
1 3 (2.27%) J2EE
1 3 (2.27%) OAuth
1 3 (2.27%) SAML
2 2 (1.52%) .NET
2 2 (1.52%) CSS
2 2 (1.52%) HTML
2 2 (1.52%) jQuery
2 2 (1.52%) LAMP
2 2 (1.52%) Memcached
2 2 (1.52%) REST
2 2 (1.52%) Spring
3 1 (0.76%) ADO
3 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.76%) JSON
3 1 (0.76%) Middleware
3 1 (0.76%) Servlets
3 1 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.58%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.55%) PKI
5 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.03%) Data Extraction
6 4 (3.03%) User Experience
7 3 (2.27%) CMDB
7 3 (2.27%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.52%) CESG
8 2 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.52%) NHS
8 2 (1.52%) PMI
8 2 (1.52%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.76%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.67%) Unix
2 21 (15.91%) Windows
3 13 (9.85%) Linux
4 9 (6.82%) Solaris
5 6 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.27%) AIX
7 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.76%) HPUX
8 1 (0.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.64%) ITIL
2 30 (22.73%) Change Management
2 30 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 21 (15.91%) Project Management
4 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (15.15%) Incident Management
4 20 (15.15%) Service Management
5 19 (14.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 18 (13.64%) Performance Management
7 17 (12.88%) ITSM
8 14 (10.61%) Problem Management
8 14 (10.61%) Release Management
9 13 (9.85%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (8.33%) Server Building
12 10 (7.58%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.58%) Risk Management
13 9 (6.82%) Service Design
13 9 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.61%) SQL
2 6 (4.55%) Perl
2 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 6 (4.55%) VB
3 4 (3.03%) Java
3 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.27%) Tcl
5 2 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (0.76%) C
6 1 (0.76%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) C++
6 1 (0.76%) Python
6 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.36%) Degree
2 15 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.61%) AAT
4 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.55%) CCNA
7 6 (4.55%) MCSA
8 5 (3.79%) PMI Certification
9 4 (3.03%) MCP
9 4 (3.03%) PMP
10 3 (2.27%) CISSP
10 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.27%) MCSD
10 3 (2.27%) MCSE
10 3 (2.27%) MCTS
11 2 (1.52%) APMP
11 2 (1.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (1.52%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) Government Security Classifications
2 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.52%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) COBIT
4 1 (0.76%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.76%) SSAE 16
4 1 (0.76%) Val IT
System Software
1 11 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 11 (8.33%) Firmware
2 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.52%) vCloud
3 2 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) MOM
2 6 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (4.55%) Tivoli
3 5 (3.79%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.03%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (3.03%) Puppet
5 3 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (2.27%) Netcool
5 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.52%) vRealize
7 1 (0.76%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (15.15%) Oracle
2 17 (12.88%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.61%) VMware
4 11 (8.33%) Cisco
5 10 (7.58%) CA
6 9 (6.82%) BMC
7 6 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.55%) F5
7 6 (4.55%) HP
7 6 (4.55%) ServiceNow
7 6 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 5 (3.79%) Citrix
8 5 (3.79%) Juniper
8 5 (3.79%) Palo Alto
8 5 (3.79%) Sybase
9 4 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (3.03%) IBM
9 4 (3.03%) Kronos
9 4 (3.03%) Rally
10 3 (2.27%) Google
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