The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 389 393 389
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 54 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 28
Median daily rate £470 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £334 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £463 £369
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +25.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +11.94%
Operations Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21646 22266 22990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.99% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15388 15710 15942
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 349 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Operations Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Operations Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Operations Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
City of London +24 12 £575 +76.92% 3
Teddington - 3 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 London region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (50.94%) Linux
2 44 (41.51%) DevOps
3 37 (34.91%) Python
4 32 (30.19%) Configuration Management
4 32 (30.19%) Firewall
4 32 (30.19%) Puppet
5 29 (27.36%) Docker
6 26 (24.53%) Unix
6 26 (24.53%) Ruby
6 26 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (23.58%) Git (software)
7 25 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (21.70%) Cisco
8 23 (21.70%) Finance
9 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
9 19 (17.92%) High Availability
9 19 (17.92%) Web Operations
10 15 (14.15%) Windows
10 15 (14.15%) Jenkins
11 14 (13.21%) Security Operations
11 14 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (12.26%) CheckPoint
12 13 (12.26%) Java
12 13 (12.26%) TCP/IP
12 13 (12.26%) SIEM
13 12 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (11.32%) Go
13 12 (11.32%) Windows Server
13 12 (11.32%) Open Source

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (6.60%) Apache
1 7 (6.60%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (4.72%) Confluence
4 3 (2.83%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.89%) IIS
5 2 (1.89%) nginx
5 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.94%) JBoss
6 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (0.94%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.72%) PaaS
4 4 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.77%) GitHub
4 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.89%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.94%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.94%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.94%) Heroku
7 1 (0.94%) Route 53
7 1 (0.94%) SaaS
7 1 (0.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.19%) Firewall
2 13 (12.26%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.43%) HTTP
3 10 (9.43%) LAN
4 9 (8.49%) VPN
5 8 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (7.55%) WAN
5 8 (7.55%) Wireless
6 6 (5.66%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (3.77%) Internet
7 4 (3.77%) SSL
8 3 (2.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.83%) DNS
8 3 (2.83%) OpenVPN
9 2 (1.89%) BGP
9 2 (1.89%) MPLS
9 2 (1.89%) Multicast
9 2 (1.89%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (1.89%) SSH
10 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.43%) MySQL
2 10 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.89%) HBase
8 1 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.94%) Big Data
8 1 (0.94%) DB2
8 1 (0.94%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.94%) Redis
8 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (23.58%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.15%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.66%) JIRA
4 3 (2.83%) Artifactory
4 3 (2.83%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.89%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.89%) GitLab
5 2 (1.89%) Maven
5 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.89%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.94%) Ant
6 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.94%) Gradle
6 1 (0.94%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.94%) Selenium
6 1 (0.94%) Subversion
6 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (21.70%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Financial Institution
3 6 (5.66%) Retail
4 5 (4.72%) Banking
4 5 (4.72%) Publishing
5 4 (3.77%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.83%) Legal
7 2 (1.89%) Advertising
7 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.94%) Electronics
8 1 (0.94%) Front Office
8 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.94%) Marketing
8 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) ELK Stack
1 5 (4.72%) Kafka
2 4 (3.77%) Django
2 4 (3.77%) Web Services
3 3 (2.83%) boto
3 3 (2.83%) HTML
3 3 (2.83%) Samza
3 3 (2.83%) Servlets
4 1 (0.94%) .NET
4 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.94%) CSS
4 1 (0.94%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.94%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.94%) MCollective
4 1 (0.94%) Memcached
4 1 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.94%) Sensu
4 1 (0.94%) SOAP
4 1 (0.94%) Swagger
4 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Hedge funds
2 5 (4.72%) Clustering
2 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) NHS
4 2 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.94%) Blog
5 1 (0.94%) CESG
5 1 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.94%) CMDB
5 1 (0.94%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (0.94%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.94%) Statistics
5 1 (0.94%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 54 (50.94%) Linux
2 26 (24.53%) Unix
3 15 (14.15%) Windows
4 12 (11.32%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.66%) Ubuntu
6 5 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.83%) CoreOS
8 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.89%) CentOS
10 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) DevOps
2 32 (30.19%) Configuration Management
3 25 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (17.92%) High Availability
4 19 (17.92%) Web Operations
5 14 (13.21%) Security Operations
6 13 (12.26%) SIEM
7 12 (11.32%) Open Source
8 11 (10.38%) Load Balancing
8 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
9 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (8.49%) Automated Testing
11 8 (7.55%) ITIL
11 8 (7.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 7 (6.60%) Server Monitoring
12 7 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.60%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 6 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (5.66%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.91%) Python
2 26 (24.53%) Ruby
3 13 (12.26%) Java
4 12 (11.32%) Bash Shell
4 12 (11.32%) Go
5 7 (6.60%) Perl
6 5 (4.72%) SQL
7 3 (2.83%) PHP
7 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.83%) Scala
8 2 (1.89%) C
8 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.94%) C#
9 1 (0.94%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (6.60%) CCNA
4 7 (6.60%) CCNP
5 6 (5.66%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.83%) CISSP
7 3 (2.83%) Degree
7 3 (2.83%) MCP
7 3 (2.83%) MCSA
7 3 (2.83%) MCSE
7 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.89%) CISM
8 2 (1.89%) IISP
9 1 (0.94%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.94%) CLAS
9 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) SLA
2 3 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.89%) GPG13
3 2 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.94%) BS7799
4 1 (0.94%) GCP
4 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 29 (27.36%) Docker
2 6 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.77%) GlusterFS
3 4 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (2.83%) etcd
4 3 (2.83%) flannel
4 3 (2.83%) GFS2
4 3 (2.83%) OCFS2
5 1 (0.94%) Ceph
5 1 (0.94%) HDFS
5 1 (0.94%) LXC
5 1 (0.94%) Postfix
5 1 (0.94%) Squid
5 1 (0.94%) vCloud
5 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (30.19%) Puppet
2 12 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (10.38%) Ansible
4 10 (9.43%) Kubernetes
5 8 (7.55%) logstash
6 6 (5.66%) Terraform
7 5 (4.72%) Kibana
7 5 (4.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 5 (4.72%) Salt
8 3 (2.83%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.83%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (2.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (2.83%) SELinux
9 2 (1.89%) Mesos
9 2 (1.89%) Rancher
9 2 (1.89%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.94%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.94%) Nessus
10 1 (0.94%) Nmap
10 1 (0.94%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 23 (21.70%) Cisco
2 13 (12.26%) CheckPoint
3 10 (9.43%) Forcepoint
4 8 (7.55%) Qualys
5 6 (5.66%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.66%) SaltStack
6 5 (4.72%) Aruba
6 5 (4.72%) VMware
7 4 (3.77%) LogRhythm
7 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.77%) Oracle
7 4 (3.77%) Tripwire
8 3 (2.83%) Adobe
8 3 (2.83%) AlienVault
8 3 (2.83%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.83%) HP
8 3 (2.83%) Sophos
9 2 (1.89%) BMC
9 2 (1.89%) Juniper
9 2 (1.89%) Remedy
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