The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Manager
UK / England
Rank 491 525 502
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 76 79 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 61 46
Median daily rate £550 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
38645 44135 43796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25340 28509 27973
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1619 1749
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.57 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Operations Manager in the job title.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Operations Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Operations Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Operations Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Operations Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

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 Operations Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 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 -12 24 £539 +7.75% 10
South East +20 20 £463 +8.82% 6
North West +37 13 £600 - 3
East of England +3 6 £550 +10.00%
West Midlands -2 6 £531 -3.40% 4
Yorkshire +16 2 - - 3
South West +14 2 £425 -
North East -21 1 £335 +4.68%
Midlands - 1 - -
Operations Manager
UK

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Operations Manager in the job title.

1 49 (31.01%) Service Delivery
2 46 (29.11%) ITIL
3 33 (20.89%) Service Management
4 31 (19.62%) Security Operations
5 30 (18.99%) Finance
5 30 (18.99%) SLA
6 22 (13.92%) Security Operations Centre
7 21 (13.29%) Degree
7 21 (13.29%) Project Management
7 21 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (13.29%) Cisco
8 20 (12.66%) Security Cleared
8 20 (12.66%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (12.03%) SC Cleared
9 19 (12.03%) VMware
9 19 (12.03%) Risk Management
10 15 (9.49%) Telecoms
10 15 (9.49%) Firewall
10 15 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (8.86%) Data Centre
11 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
11 14 (8.86%) CISSP
11 14 (8.86%) Windows
12 13 (8.23%) ITIL V3
12 13 (8.23%) SIEM
12 13 (8.23%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (7.59%) Active Directory
13 12 (7.59%) Incident Management
14 11 (6.96%) Problem Management
14 11 (6.96%) CRM

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 8 (5.06%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.43%) IIS
3 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.53%) CMS
4 4 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) Apache
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.90%) SaaS
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.27%) IaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.49%) Firewall
2 9 (5.70%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (5.06%) WAN
4 7 (4.43%) LAN
4 7 (4.43%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.80%) MPLS
6 5 (3.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.90%) 3G
7 3 (1.90%) DNS
7 3 (1.90%) VoIP
8 2 (1.27%) 2G
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.27%) DMVPN
8 2 (1.27%) LTE
8 2 (1.27%) SAN
9 1 (0.63%) 4G
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.63%) FWSM
9 1 (0.63%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.63%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.90%) Big Data
2 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.63%) MySQL
3 1 (0.63%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (2.53%) Hudson
1 4 (2.53%) MSBuild
1 4 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (2.53%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 30 (18.99%) Finance
2 15 (9.49%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.70%) Banking
3 9 (5.70%) Retail
4 7 (4.43%) Marketing
5 5 (3.16%) Advertising
5 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.90%) Automotive
7 2 (1.27%) Billing
7 2 (1.27%) Electronics
7 2 (1.27%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.63%) German Language
8 1 (0.63%) Local Government
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) COM
2 1 (0.63%) LAMP
2 1 (0.63%) Mason
2 1 (0.63%) Web Services
2 1 (0.63%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.92%) Security Operations Centre
2 14 (8.86%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.70%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.80%) Virtual Team
6 5 (3.16%) CMDB
7 4 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.27%) NHS
8 2 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.63%) Clustering
9 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.63%) Economics
9 1 (0.63%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.63%) Statistics
9 1 (0.63%) User Experience
9 1 (0.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.86%) Windows
2 8 (5.06%) Linux
2 8 (5.06%) Unix
3 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.63%) AIX
6 1 (0.63%) Android
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.01%) Service Delivery
2 46 (29.11%) ITIL
3 33 (20.89%) Service Management
4 31 (19.62%) Security Operations
5 21 (13.29%) Project Management
5 21 (13.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (12.66%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (12.03%) Risk Management
8 15 (9.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (8.23%) ITIL V3
9 13 (8.23%) SIEM
9 13 (8.23%) Vulnerability Management
10 12 (7.59%) Incident Management
11 11 (6.96%) CRM
11 11 (6.96%) Problem Management
12 10 (6.33%) Change Management
12 10 (6.33%) People Management
13 9 (5.70%) ITSM
14 8 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (5.06%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.70%) SQL
2 4 (2.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.27%) C
3 2 (1.27%) Python
4 1 (0.63%) Perl
4 1 (0.63%) PHP
4 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (13.29%) Degree
2 20 (12.66%) Security Cleared
3 19 (12.03%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.86%) CISSP
5 5 (3.16%) CCNA
5 5 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.53%) CISM
6 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.90%) CCENT
8 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.63%) CISA
8 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) IISP
8 1 (0.63%) ISACA
8 1 (0.63%) MCITP
8 1 (0.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.99%) SLA
2 8 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.43%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.90%) RMADS
5 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (7.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.80%) vSphere
4 2 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (3.80%) Nessus
1 6 (3.80%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (2.53%) Ansible
2 4 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.53%) Puppet
3 3 (1.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.90%) HP SiteScope
4 2 (1.27%) SCOM
5 1 (0.63%) MOM
5 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (13.29%) Cisco
2 19 (12.03%) VMware
3 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.06%) HP
5 7 (4.43%) Citrix
5 7 (4.43%) SAP
6 6 (3.80%) AlienVault
7 5 (3.16%) Avaya
7 5 (3.16%) Oracle
7 5 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.53%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.53%) Remedy
8 4 (2.53%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.90%) F5
10 2 (1.27%) BMC
10 2 (1.27%) Epicor
10 2 (1.27%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.27%) Teradata
11 1 (0.63%) CA
11 1 (0.63%) Ericsson
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