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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 398 413 397
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 20 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.052% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.065% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 18
Median daily rate £513 £464 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.45% +4.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £375 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £662 £515 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Operations Management
England

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
18254 18596 18605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.93% 80.96% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13370 13091 13337
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 261 231
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £675 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 18 (36.00%) ITIL
2 16 (32.00%) Service Management
3 14 (28.00%) Service Design
4 13 (26.00%) ITIL V3
5 12 (24.00%) BMC
6 11 (22.00%) Finance
6 11 (22.00%) Degree
7 9 (18.00%) SLA
7 9 (18.00%) Oracle
8 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (14.00%) Change Management
8 7 (14.00%) ITSM
8 7 (14.00%) Information Security
9 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
9 6 (12.00%) Unix
10 5 (10.00%) CISSP
10 5 (10.00%) Remedy
10 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.00%) CEH
10 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.00%) Migration
10 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 5 (10.00%) SIEM
11 4 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (8.00%) Security Operations
11 4 (8.00%) High Availability
11 4 (8.00%) Security Architecture
11 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management

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 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) Network Security
2 2 (4.00%) Extranet
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) VLAN
3 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Publishing
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Management Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Service Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Service Management Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Security Operations Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Administrator
8 2 (4.00%) Implementation Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) ITSM Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Messaging Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Remedy Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) OAuth
2 1 (2.00%) OpenID
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.00%) SAML
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) BBC
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Equities
4 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (2.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) ITIL
2 16 (32.00%) Service Management
3 14 (28.00%) Service Design
4 13 (26.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (14.00%) Change Management
5 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.00%) Information Security
5 7 (14.00%) ITSM
6 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
7 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (10.00%) Migration
7 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.00%) SIEM
7 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (8.00%) High Availability
8 4 (8.00%) Information Assurance
8 4 (8.00%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) Perl
1 1 (2.00%) PHP
1 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) CEH
2 5 (10.00%) CISSP
3 4 (8.00%) CISM
4 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (2.00%) GCIA
5 1 (2.00%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) COBIT
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (6.00%) MOM
3 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.00%) RSA Archer
3 1 (2.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) BMC
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) Remedy
4 2 (4.00%) TOWER Software
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.00%) Arqiva
5 1 (2.00%) BT
5 1 (2.00%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.00%) FireEye
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) NetWitness
5 1 (2.00%) Teradata
5 1 (2.00%) Virgin Media