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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 103 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.53% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.56% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £488 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.47
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
1452 1248 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.78% 94.40% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 834 743
Median daily rate £410 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 36
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% -29.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 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 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) SaaS
4 4 (40.00%) PaaS
4 4 (40.00%) IaaS
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) nginx
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Web Operations
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Jetty
6 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (20.00%) Opsview
6 2 (20.00%) Nagios
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) IPsec
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Xen
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) .NET

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 3 (30.00%) nginx
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Jetty
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (10.00%) PowerExchange
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) IaaS
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (10.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) IPsec
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) Informix
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (10.00%) GitLab
2 1 (10.00%) Log4j
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) IBM XIV
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Web Operations
6 1 (10.00%) API Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Opsview
2 1 (10.00%) Cacti
2 1 (10.00%) Grafana
2 1 (10.00%) Graphite
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Axway
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) iManage
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Reuters
4 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) Zerto