The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank - 100 80
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.32% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £537 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £431 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.94% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.46 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.65% +73.83%
Operations Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1078 1479 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.98% 93.67% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 981 721
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 35
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.13 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +21.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Leeds region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) SaaS
5 1 (20.00%) PaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (20.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware