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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 369 381 397
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 57 47 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 22
Median daily rate £425 £488 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +28.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £323 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £540
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
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
21602 21186 22093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.72% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15671 14552 15446
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 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 384 401
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 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 5 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 +29 9 £458 +35.55% 2
Westminster -13 1 £575 +21.05%
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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 73 (65.18%) Linux
1 73 (65.18%) DevOps
2 60 (53.57%) Puppet
3 58 (51.79%) Configuration Management
4 57 (50.89%) Ruby
5 53 (47.32%) Git (software)
6 46 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (34.82%) Java
9 35 (31.25%) Bash Shell
10 32 (28.57%) Jenkins
10 32 (28.57%) VMware
11 30 (26.79%) Ubuntu
12 28 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (25.00%) Python
13 23 (20.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 22 (19.64%) CentOS
15 21 (18.75%) Scrum
16 20 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (17.86%) Maven
17 19 (16.96%) Ansible
17 19 (16.96%) MongoDB
18 18 (16.07%) Build Automation
18 18 (16.07%) ZABBIX
18 18 (16.07%) Cisco
18 18 (16.07%) Docker
18 18 (16.07%) MCollective
19 15 (13.39%) TCP/IP
19 15 (13.39%) Unix
19 15 (13.39%) MySQL

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 9 (8.04%) Apache
1 9 (8.04%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.14%) nginx
3 5 (4.46%) Node.js
4 4 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.68%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.79%) IIS
7 1 (0.89%) Confluence
7 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.89%) JBoss
7 1 (0.89%) Jetty
7 1 (0.89%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.93%) GitHub
3 2 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.89%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.89%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.89%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.89%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.71%) HTTP
3 11 (9.82%) Firewall
4 9 (8.04%) DNS
4 9 (8.04%) VPN
5 8 (7.14%) LAN
5 8 (7.14%) WAN
6 7 (6.25%) Wireless
7 5 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (4.46%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (4.46%) DHCP
8 4 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.68%) BGP
9 3 (2.68%) LDAP
9 3 (2.68%) MPLS
9 3 (2.68%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.68%) OSPF
9 3 (2.68%) SSL
9 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.96%) MongoDB
2 15 (13.39%) MySQL
3 14 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (10.71%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (47.32%) Git (software)
2 32 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 20 (17.86%) Maven
4 8 (7.14%) GitLab
5 6 (5.36%) Artifactory
5 6 (5.36%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.79%) Introscope
6 2 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.79%) Subversion
7 1 (0.89%) Ant
7 1 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.89%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.89%) Hudson
7 1 (0.89%) JIRA
7 1 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.89%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.89%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Banking
3 5 (4.46%) Retail
4 4 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.57%) Publishing
5 3 (2.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.07%) MCollective
2 13 (11.61%) Web Services
3 5 (4.46%) Sensu
4 3 (2.68%) .NET
4 3 (2.68%) HTML
4 3 (2.68%) Middleware
5 2 (1.79%) CSS
5 2 (1.79%) CSS3
5 2 (1.79%) J2EE
5 2 (1.79%) LAMP
5 2 (1.79%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.79%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.79%) PhoneGap
5 2 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.79%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (0.89%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.89%) JAX-RS
6 1 (0.89%) JMS
6 1 (0.89%) JSON
6 1 (0.89%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.46%) Clustering
3 4 (3.57%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.68%) CMDB
4 3 (2.68%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.79%) iPhone
6 1 (0.89%) Blog
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.89%) Fintech
6 1 (0.89%) IPTV
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.89%) PMI
6 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (65.18%) Linux
2 30 (26.79%) Ubuntu
3 23 (20.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (19.64%) CentOS
5 15 (13.39%) Unix
6 13 (11.61%) Windows
7 8 (7.14%) Windows Server
8 7 (6.25%) CoreOS
9 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.68%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.79%) Android
11 2 (1.79%) VMS
12 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (65.18%) DevOps
2 58 (51.79%) Configuration Management
3 46 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (18.75%) Scrum
6 18 (16.07%) Build Automation
7 15 (13.39%) Open Source
8 14 (12.50%) High Availability
9 12 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (10.71%) ITIL
10 9 (8.04%) Automated Testing
10 9 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (8.04%) ITIL V3
11 8 (7.14%) Security Operations
12 7 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.25%) Patch Management
12 7 (6.25%) Problem Management
12 7 (6.25%) Security Hardening
12 7 (6.25%) Security Patching
12 7 (6.25%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 57 (50.89%) Ruby
2 39 (34.82%) Java
3 35 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 28 (25.00%) Python
5 14 (12.50%) Go
6 11 (9.82%) SQL
7 7 (6.25%) Perl
8 4 (3.57%) Groovy
9 3 (2.68%) C
10 2 (1.79%) COBOL
10 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.79%) PHP
10 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) CCNP
1 8 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (7.14%) Degree
1 8 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.36%) CCNA
3 5 (4.46%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.89%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) CCDP
5 1 (0.89%) CCIE
5 1 (0.89%) CISM
5 1 (0.89%) CISSP
5 1 (0.89%) IISP
5 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) BS7799
2 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.89%) GPG13
2 1 (0.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (16.07%) Docker
3 11 (9.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (8.04%) GlusterFS
5 8 (7.14%) vSphere
6 6 (5.36%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.46%) Ceph
8 4 (3.57%) GFS2
8 4 (3.57%) OCFS2
9 1 (0.89%) vCloud
9 1 (0.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 60 (53.57%) Puppet
2 19 (16.96%) Ansible
3 18 (16.07%) ZABBIX
4 13 (11.61%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (8.93%) Kubernetes
5 10 (8.93%) SELinux
6 7 (6.25%) Nagios
6 7 (6.25%) Terraform
7 6 (5.36%) FreeIPA
7 6 (5.36%) Icinga
7 6 (5.36%) logstash
7 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 5 (4.46%) Graphite
8 5 (4.46%) HAProxy
8 5 (4.46%) Packer
9 4 (3.57%) CFEngine
10 3 (2.68%) SCOM
11 2 (1.79%) CA Wily
11 2 (1.79%) Salt
12 1 (0.89%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 32 (28.57%) VMware
2 18 (16.07%) Cisco
3 13 (11.61%) Oracle
4 8 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.36%) Forcepoint
7 5 (4.46%) Citrix
7 5 (4.46%) hybris
7 5 (4.46%) Palo Alto
8 4 (3.57%) AlienVault
8 4 (3.57%) Aruba
8 4 (3.57%) NetApp
8 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.68%) Google
9 3 (2.68%) Qualys
9 3 (2.68%) Splunk
9 3 (2.68%) Varonis
10 2 (1.79%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.79%) LogRhythm
10 2 (1.79%) Tripwire
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