The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 111 119 112
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 9 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.46% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.15% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Median daily rate £438 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 -
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -
Operations Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1831 2034 1979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.09% 94.87% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 1287 1125
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 139 113
Median hourly rate £19.44 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.46% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.17 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Operations Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Operations Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Operations Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Southampton - 5 £438 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £425 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Operations Engineer 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 Hampshire region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Puppet
2 9 (75.00%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Unix
5 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (41.67%) Vagrant
6 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
6 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (41.67%) Ruby
6 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
6 5 (41.67%) Python
7 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 4 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (33.33%) VCE vBlock
8 3 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (25.00%) Local Government
8 3 (25.00%) OpenLDAP

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (8.33%) CloudStack
3 1 (8.33%) Jetty
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) IPv6
2 3 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (25.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (8.33%) VMS
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) RHCT
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Dovecot
1 1 (8.33%) OpenSSH
1 1 (8.33%) Postfix
1 1 (8.33%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Icinga
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) IronPort
3 1 (8.33%) Isilon
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat