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 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 365 376 372
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 63 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 31 28
Median daily rate £425 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £318 £450
% change year-on-year
+25.98% -29.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.47
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
20930 21403 21584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.60% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15232 14772 15192
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +5.82%
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 402 392
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 May 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 May 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 +35 8 £458 +38.11% 4
Westminster - 1 £575 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 65 (62.50%) Linux
2 64 (61.54%) DevOps
3 50 (48.08%) Puppet
4 49 (47.12%) Configuration Management
5 48 (46.15%) Ruby
6 45 (43.27%) Git (software)
7 39 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (29.81%) Java
10 27 (25.96%) Bash Shell
11 26 (25.00%) Python
12 24 (23.08%) Jenkins
13 23 (22.12%) Ubuntu
13 23 (22.12%) VMware
14 20 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (18.27%) MongoDB
16 18 (17.31%) Ansible
16 18 (17.31%) Docker
17 17 (16.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 17 (16.35%) Cisco
18 15 (14.42%) TCP/IP
18 15 (14.42%) MySQL
18 15 (14.42%) Finance
18 15 (14.42%) CentOS
18 15 (14.42%) Open Source
18 15 (14.42%) Go
19 14 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
19 14 (13.46%) Maven
19 14 (13.46%) Scrum

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 (7.69%) Apache
2 7 (6.73%) nginx
3 6 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.81%) Node.js
5 4 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.88%) IIS
6 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.92%) Confluence
7 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.96%) Jetty
8 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.62%) GitHub
3 3 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.92%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.96%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.96%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.96%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.96%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) TCP/IP
2 14 (13.46%) Firewall
3 11 (10.58%) HTTP
4 10 (9.62%) LAN
5 9 (8.65%) VPN
6 8 (7.69%) WAN
6 8 (7.69%) Wireless
7 7 (6.73%) DNS
8 6 (5.77%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (4.81%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.81%) DHCP
10 3 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.88%) LDAP
10 3 (2.88%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.88%) SSL
10 3 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.92%) BGP
11 2 (1.92%) FTP
11 2 (1.92%) MPLS
11 2 (1.92%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) MongoDB
2 15 (14.42%) MySQL
3 13 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (11.54%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 45 (43.27%) Git (software)
2 24 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.46%) Maven
4 8 (7.69%) GitLab
5 6 (5.77%) Vagrant
6 5 (4.81%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.92%) Introscope
7 2 (1.92%) JIRA
7 2 (1.92%) Subversion
7 2 (1.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.96%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (14.42%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Retail
3 5 (4.81%) Banking
4 4 (3.85%) Advertising
4 4 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) MCollective
1 12 (11.54%) Web Services
2 5 (4.81%) Sensu
3 3 (2.88%) HTML
3 3 (2.88%) Middleware
4 2 (1.92%) .NET
4 2 (1.92%) CSS
4 2 (1.92%) CSS3
4 2 (1.92%) PhoneGap
4 2 (1.92%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.96%) J2EE
5 1 (0.96%) JAX-RS
5 1 (0.96%) JMS
5 1 (0.96%) JSON
5 1 (0.96%) LAMP
5 1 (0.96%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.96%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.96%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.88%) Clustering
2 3 (2.88%) CMDB
2 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.92%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.92%) iPhone
3 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.96%) Blog
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.96%) Fintech
4 1 (0.96%) PMI
4 1 (0.96%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 65 (62.50%) Linux
2 23 (22.12%) Ubuntu
3 17 (16.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (14.42%) CentOS
5 14 (13.46%) Windows
6 13 (12.50%) Unix
7 8 (7.69%) Windows Server
8 7 (6.73%) CoreOS
9 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.88%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.92%) Android
11 2 (1.92%) VMS
12 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (61.54%) DevOps
2 49 (47.12%) Configuration Management
3 39 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.42%) Open Source
6 14 (13.46%) Scrum
7 12 (11.54%) Build Automation
7 12 (11.54%) High Availability
8 11 (10.58%) ITIL
8 11 (10.58%) Security Operations
9 10 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (8.65%) Automated Testing
10 9 (8.65%) ITIL V3
11 7 (6.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (6.73%) Security Hardening
11 7 (6.73%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.73%) Web Operations
12 6 (5.77%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.77%) SIEM
12 6 (5.77%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (46.15%) Ruby
2 31 (29.81%) Java
3 27 (25.96%) Bash Shell
4 26 (25.00%) Python
5 15 (14.42%) Go
6 11 (10.58%) SQL
7 6 (5.77%) Perl
8 4 (3.85%) C
8 4 (3.85%) Groovy
9 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.92%) COBOL
10 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.96%) C#
11 1 (0.96%) PHP
11 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.73%) CCNA
3 7 (6.73%) CCNP
4 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.92%) CISM
5 2 (1.92%) CISSP
5 2 (1.92%) IISP
5 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) GPG13
2 2 (1.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.96%) BS7799
3 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (17.31%) Docker
3 11 (10.58%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.73%) etcd
4 7 (6.73%) flannel
4 7 (6.73%) GlusterFS
5 6 (5.77%) vSphere
6 5 (4.81%) Ceph
7 4 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.92%) GFS2
8 2 (1.92%) OCFS2
9 1 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (48.08%) Puppet
2 18 (17.31%) Ansible
3 14 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (11.54%) ZABBIX
5 10 (9.62%) Kubernetes
6 9 (8.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (6.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (6.73%) Terraform
8 6 (5.77%) logstash
8 6 (5.77%) SELinux
9 5 (4.81%) Graphite
9 5 (4.81%) HAProxy
9 5 (4.81%) Nagios
9 5 (4.81%) Packer
10 4 (3.85%) FreeIPA
10 4 (3.85%) Icinga
10 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (2.88%) SCOM
12 2 (1.92%) CA Wily
12 2 (1.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (22.12%) VMware
2 17 (16.35%) Cisco
3 10 (9.62%) Oracle
4 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 8 (7.69%) Forcepoint
6 5 (4.81%) AlienVault
6 5 (4.81%) Aruba
6 5 (4.81%) Citrix
6 5 (4.81%) hybris
6 5 (4.81%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.85%) Google
7 4 (3.85%) LogRhythm
7 4 (3.85%) NetApp
7 4 (3.85%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.85%) Tripwire
8 3 (2.88%) HP
8 3 (2.88%) Qualys
8 3 (2.88%) Splunk
8 3 (2.88%) Varonis
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