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 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 375 399 358
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -41
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 53 34 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 22 23
Median daily rate £470 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £495
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
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
21075 22337 22455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.06% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15093 15690 15395
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 370 420
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £52.17 £40.20
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 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 July 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 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
City of London +47 8 £450 +38.46% 4
Docklands, London - 1 £425 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (52.78%) Linux
2 47 (43.52%) DevOps
3 38 (35.19%) Configuration Management
4 34 (31.48%) Ruby
5 33 (30.56%) Puppet
6 29 (26.85%) Git (software)
6 29 (26.85%) Python
7 28 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (24.07%) Docker
9 23 (21.30%) Firewall
10 21 (19.44%) Unix
11 20 (18.52%) Cisco
11 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (17.59%) MongoDB
13 18 (16.67%) Windows
13 18 (16.67%) Go
13 18 (16.67%) Ansible
14 17 (15.74%) Java
15 16 (14.81%) Open Source
15 16 (14.81%) Finance
15 16 (14.81%) Kubernetes
15 16 (14.81%) Jenkins
15 16 (14.81%) Security Operations
16 15 (13.89%) High Availability
16 15 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (12.96%) MySQL
17 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
17 14 (12.96%) Windows Server
18 13 (12.04%) Web Operations

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 8 (7.41%) Apache
2 7 (6.48%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (6.48%) nginx
3 5 (4.63%) Confluence
4 3 (2.78%) IIS
4 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.85%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.93%) JBoss
6 1 (0.93%) Jetty
6 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.41%) GitHub
3 5 (4.63%) PaaS
4 4 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.85%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.93%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.93%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.93%) Heroku
7 1 (0.93%) Route 53
7 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.30%) Firewall
2 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.19%) HTTP
4 10 (9.26%) LAN
5 8 (7.41%) VPN
5 8 (7.41%) WAN
5 8 (7.41%) Wireless
6 7 (6.48%) DNS
7 6 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (4.63%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (4.63%) DHCP
9 3 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.78%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.78%) OpenVPN
9 3 (2.78%) SSL
9 3 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.85%) BGP
10 2 (1.85%) FTP
10 2 (1.85%) MPLS
10 2 (1.85%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) MongoDB
2 15 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (12.96%) MySQL
4 10 (9.26%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.85%) HBase
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.93%) Big Data
9 1 (0.93%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.93%) Redis
9 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (26.85%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.48%) Artifactory
4 6 (5.56%) JIRA
5 5 (4.63%) GitLab
5 5 (4.63%) Maven
6 3 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.78%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.85%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.85%) Introscope
7 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.93%) Ant
8 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.93%) Gradle
8 1 (0.93%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) Subversion
8 1 (0.93%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (14.81%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Publishing
3 6 (5.56%) Banking
4 5 (4.63%) Retail
5 4 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.78%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.93%) Front Office
8 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) Web Services
2 5 (4.63%) Sensu
3 4 (3.70%) HTML
3 4 (3.70%) Kafka
3 4 (3.70%) Servlets
4 2 (1.85%) .NET
4 2 (1.85%) CSS
4 2 (1.85%) CSS3
4 2 (1.85%) MCollective
4 2 (1.85%) PhoneGap
4 2 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.85%) Samza
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.93%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.93%) J2EE
5 1 (0.93%) JMS
5 1 (0.93%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.93%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.93%) SOAP
5 1 (0.93%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.85%) Clustering
2 2 (1.85%) CMDB
2 2 (1.85%) Hedge funds
2 2 (1.85%) iPhone
2 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.85%) NHS
2 2 (1.85%) Replication
3 1 (0.93%) Blog
3 1 (0.93%) CESG
3 1 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (0.93%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.93%) PMI
3 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
3 1 (0.93%) Statistics
3 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (52.78%) Linux
2 21 (19.44%) Unix
3 18 (16.67%) Windows
4 14 (12.96%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 7 (6.48%) CoreOS
6 7 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.78%) CentOS
8 3 (2.78%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.85%) Android
9 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.52%) DevOps
2 38 (35.19%) Configuration Management
3 28 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.81%) Open Source
5 16 (14.81%) Security Operations
6 15 (13.89%) High Availability
7 13 (12.04%) SIEM
7 13 (12.04%) Web Operations
8 12 (11.11%) ITIL
9 11 (10.19%) Automated Testing
10 10 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (8.33%) ITIL V3
11 9 (8.33%) Security Hardening
11 9 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (7.41%) Load Balancing
12 8 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 7 (6.48%) Business Continuity
13 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.48%) Ruby
2 29 (26.85%) Python
3 18 (16.67%) Go
4 17 (15.74%) Java
5 12 (11.11%) SQL
6 10 (9.26%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.48%) Perl
8 4 (3.70%) C
9 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.85%) COBOL
10 2 (1.85%) Groovy
10 2 (1.85%) PHP
11 1 (0.93%) C#
11 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.41%) Degree
2 8 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.48%) CCNA
3 7 (6.48%) CCNP
4 6 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (2.78%) CISSP
7 2 (1.85%) CISM
7 2 (1.85%) IISP
7 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) CLAS
8 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) ISEB
8 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.85%) GPG13
3 2 (1.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.93%) BS7799
4 1 (0.93%) GCP
4 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 26 (24.07%) Docker
2 9 (8.33%) etcd
2 9 (8.33%) flannel
3 8 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.63%) Ceph
4 5 (4.63%) GlusterFS
5 4 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.93%) HDFS
7 1 (0.93%) LXC
7 1 (0.93%) Postfix
7 1 (0.93%) Squid
7 1 (0.93%) vCloud
7 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (30.56%) Puppet
2 18 (16.67%) Ansible
3 16 (14.81%) Kubernetes
4 11 (10.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 11 (10.19%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 8 (7.41%) Terraform
7 7 (6.48%) logstash
8 5 (4.63%) Graphite
8 5 (4.63%) HAProxy
8 5 (4.63%) rkt
9 4 (3.70%) Consul
9 4 (3.70%) Packer
9 4 (3.70%) Salt
10 3 (2.78%) SCOM
10 3 (2.78%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.85%) CA Wily
11 2 (1.85%) Mesos
11 2 (1.85%) Rancher
12 1 (0.93%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (18.52%) Cisco
2 12 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 10 (9.26%) Oracle
3 10 (9.26%) Qualys
4 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.48%) Forcepoint
6 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.56%) VMware
7 5 (4.63%) AlienVault
7 5 (4.63%) Aruba
7 5 (4.63%) Citrix
8 4 (3.70%) Google
8 4 (3.70%) LogRhythm
8 4 (3.70%) NetApp
8 4 (3.70%) Palo Alto
8 4 (3.70%) Tripwire
9 3 (2.78%) Adobe
9 3 (2.78%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.78%) HP
9 3 (2.78%) hybris
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