The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Management
England / London
Rank 385 386 403
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 15 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.13% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.15% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 6
Median daily rate £500 £550 £604
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £338 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £575 £825
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £495 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16462 17382 17138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.46% 84.19% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11897 12350 12358
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 211 191
Median hourly rate £32.25 £24.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Operations Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Operations Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Operations Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Management across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Operations Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Operations Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Operations Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Operations Management
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 Management within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 - 3 £550 - 2
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (29.73%) E-Commerce
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (24.32%) Degree
5 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
6 8 (21.62%) Retail
6 8 (21.62%) Firewall
7 7 (18.92%) Security Management
7 7 (18.92%) Finance
7 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.92%) MCSA
7 7 (18.92%) ITIL
7 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
8 6 (16.22%) Network Management
8 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (16.22%) Network Security
8 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
8 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
8 6 (16.22%) SQL
8 6 (16.22%) Windows
8 6 (16.22%) Oracle
8 6 (16.22%) Citrix
8 6 (16.22%) Cisco
8 6 (16.22%) VMware
8 6 (16.22%) Network Security Management
9 5 (13.51%) Migration
9 5 (13.51%) TOGAF

Operations Management
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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.51%) IaaS
2 5 (13.51%) Office 365
2 5 (13.51%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (16.22%) Network Security
3 5 (13.51%) DMZ
4 2 (5.41%) DNS
4 2 (5.41%) FTP
4 2 (5.41%) HTTP
4 2 (5.41%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) SAN
4 2 (5.41%) SSH
4 2 (5.41%) VPN
4 2 (5.41%) VSAN
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) Converged Networks
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (10.81%) QlikView
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) CouchDB
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Redis
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (21.62%) Retail
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Front Office
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Architect
2 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) HR Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Operations Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Security Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.41%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) OAuth
1 4 (10.81%) SAML
2 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) J2EE
2 2 (5.41%) jQuery
2 2 (5.41%) LAMP
2 2 (5.41%) Memcached
2 2 (5.41%) REST
2 2 (5.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Data Extraction
2 4 (10.81%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) CESG
4 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) CentOS
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) E-Commerce
2 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Security Management
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (16.22%) Network Management
4 6 (16.22%) Network Security Management
5 5 (13.51%) Migration
5 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
5 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) Content Management
6 4 (10.81%) CRM
6 4 (10.81%) Data Entry
6 4 (10.81%) ERP
6 4 (10.81%) Metadata Management
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (24.32%) Degree
3 7 (18.92%) MCSA
4 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) CCNA
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (13.51%) MCSE
5 5 (13.51%) PMI Certification
5 5 (13.51%) PMP
5 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (10.81%) MCSD
6 4 (10.81%) MCTS
7 3 (8.11%) RHCE
7 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (5.41%) MCP
9 1 (2.70%) ISEB
9 1 (2.70%) MBA
9 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) Government Security Classifications
2 3 (8.11%) QA
3 2 (5.41%) SLA
4 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) vSphere
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) vCloud
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.41%) PowerCLI
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) SCOM
2 2 (5.41%) vRealize
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco
2 6 (16.22%) Citrix
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.81%) CA
4 4 (10.81%) Kronos
5 2 (5.41%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.41%) Adobe
5 2 (5.41%) EMC
5 2 (5.41%) HP
5 2 (5.41%) hybris
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) BMC
6 1 (2.70%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.70%) Remedy
6 1 (2.70%) Teradata