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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 555 504 508
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +4
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 42 67 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 29
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£425 £423 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £538 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £388 £500
% change year-on-year
+7.35% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
40215 37779 34958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.82% 76.50% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26663 23855 21652
Average daily rate £420 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1061 1097 1040
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -15 18 £416 +4.00% 5
London -12 12 £481 +11.27% 4
East of England -2 6 £375 +7.14% 2
South West -4 3 £825 +94.11% 1
West Midlands -3 2 £525 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
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Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management.

1 30 (35.29%) ITIL
2 25 (29.41%) Finance
3 24 (28.24%) Project Management
4 21 (24.71%) Service Management
4 21 (24.71%) Service Delivery
5 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
5 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
6 17 (20.00%) Windows
7 15 (17.65%) Change Management
8 12 (14.12%) SC Cleared
9 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (11.76%) SLA
11 9 (10.59%) Linux
11 9 (10.59%) UNIX
11 9 (10.59%) ITSM
11 9 (10.59%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (10.59%) Incident Management
11 9 (10.59%) People Management
12 8 (9.41%) Marketing
12 8 (9.41%) Degree
12 8 (9.41%) Resource Management
12 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
13 7 (8.24%) DNS
13 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
13 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
13 7 (8.24%) VMware
13 7 (8.24%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (8.24%) Problem Management
13 7 (8.24%) Supplier Management
13 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.35%) Lync
4 2 (2.35%) IIS
5 1 (1.18%) Apache
5 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) BASE24
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) SaaS
2 2 (2.35%) PaaS
2 2 (2.35%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.24%) DNS
2 7 (8.24%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (7.06%) DHCP
3 6 (7.06%) Firewall
4 4 (4.71%) Network Security
4 4 (4.71%) LAN
4 4 (4.71%) WAN
5 3 (3.53%) Internet
6 1 (1.18%) Wireless
6 1 (1.18%) SSH
6 1 (1.18%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.18%) LDAP
6 1 (1.18%) ATM
6 1 (1.18%) Intranet
6 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 25 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Marketing
3 5 (5.88%) Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Retail
4 4 (4.71%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) Publishing
5 2 (2.35%) Games
5 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Electronics
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Service Manager
2 12 (14.12%) Operations Manager
3 11 (12.94%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (11.76%) Resource Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Technical Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Head of Operations
8 4 (4.71%) IT Operations Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Call Centre Manager
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.53%) Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Security Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) Web Services
1 3 (3.53%) Middleware
2 2 (2.35%) .NET
2 2 (2.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
1 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (8.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.71%) Clustering
3 3 (3.53%) PKI
3 3 (3.53%) NHS
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.18%) PMI
5 1 (1.18%) Life Science
5 1 (1.18%) CMDB
5 1 (1.18%) Online Games
5 1 (1.18%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.18%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (10.59%) Linux
2 9 (10.59%) UNIX
3 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) Solaris
4 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.29%) ITIL
2 24 (28.24%) Project Management
3 21 (24.71%) Service Management
3 21 (24.71%) Service Delivery
4 15 (17.65%) Change Management
5 11 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.59%) ITSM
6 9 (10.59%) Incident Management
6 9 (10.59%) People Management
7 8 (9.41%) Resource Management
8 7 (8.24%) Problem Management
8 7 (8.24%) Supplier Management
9 6 (7.06%) Information Security
9 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.06%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.06%) Business Development
10 5 (5.88%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (4.71%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) C
1 2 (2.35%) C#
1 2 (2.35%) Java
1 2 (2.35%) SQL
1 2 (2.35%) VBScript
1 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
1 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.18%) Bourne shell
2 1 (1.18%) C-shell
2 1 (1.18%) Python
2 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (22.35%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.12%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.59%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (9.41%) Degree
5 6 (7.06%) MCSE
5 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.71%) CCNA
6 4 (4.71%) CISSP
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.53%) PMP
7 3 (3.53%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.53%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.35%) CISM
8 2 (2.35%) GCIA
8 2 (2.35%) GCIH
8 2 (2.35%) CEH
8 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.35%) VCP4
9 1 (1.18%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (3.53%) QA
4 3 (3.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.35%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.18%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.18%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.53%) vSphere
5 1 (1.18%) UAG
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) SCCM
2 2 (2.35%) SCOM
2 2 (2.35%) vMotion
3 1 (1.18%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.18%) MOM
3 1 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) VMware
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco
4 5 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle
6 3 (3.53%) Citrix
6 3 (3.53%) Juniper
6 3 (3.53%) Sourcefire
6 3 (3.53%) Fortinet
6 3 (3.53%) Qualys
6 3 (3.53%) F5
6 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.53%) Symantec
7 2 (2.35%) SAP
7 2 (2.35%) CommVault
7 2 (2.35%) EMC
8 1 (1.18%) Progress
8 1 (1.18%) Sun
8 1 (1.18%) HP
8 1 (1.18%) BMC
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Volaris
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago