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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 412 398 410
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 14 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.12% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.077% 0.15% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 8
Median daily rate £500 £520 £610
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £326 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.84 - -
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
18130 18917 19369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.86% 83.57% 80.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13033 13514 14273
Median daily rate £476 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 231 254
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -7 1 £600 +29.72% 2
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (24.44%) ITIL
3 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 10 (22.22%) Degree
3 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (17.78%) Retail
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.56%) Finance
5 7 (15.56%) Migration
5 7 (15.56%) VMware
5 7 (15.56%) Oracle
5 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
5 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
5 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
6 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (13.33%) CCNA
6 6 (13.33%) Citrix
6 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (13.33%) MS Office
6 6 (13.33%) MCSA
6 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 6 (13.33%) Firewall
7 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (11.11%) Windows
7 5 (11.11%) Linux
7 5 (11.11%) MCSE
7 5 (11.11%) SQL

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 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (6.67%) Apache
2 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
1 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) IaaS
2 4 (8.89%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) PaaS
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) DMZ
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) FTP
3 3 (6.67%) Network Security
3 3 (6.67%) SSH
4 2 (4.44%) HTTP
4 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.44%) SAN
5 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (8.89%) QlikView
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) CouchDB
4 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) Redis
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (17.78%) Retail
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Publishing
5 1 (2.22%) Front Office
5 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Operations Business Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Designer
6 4 (8.89%) HR Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Business IT Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) IT Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Security Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) OAuth
1 4 (8.89%) SAML
2 3 (6.67%) LAMP
3 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) J2EE
3 2 (4.44%) jQuery
3 2 (4.44%) Memcached
3 2 (4.44%) REST
3 2 (4.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Data Extraction
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) NHS
3 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.22%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) CentOS
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 6 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.89%) Coaching
6 4 (8.89%) CRM
6 4 (8.89%) Data Entry
6 4 (8.89%) ERP
6 4 (8.89%) Human Resource Management
6 4 (8.89%) Metadata Management
6 4 (8.89%) Performance Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Security Management
6 4 (8.89%) Service Design
6 4 (8.89%) Workflow
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (22.22%) Degree
3 6 (13.33%) CCNA
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.33%) MCSA
4 5 (11.11%) MCSE
4 5 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 5 (11.11%) PMP
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (8.89%) MCSD
5 4 (8.89%) MCTS
5 4 (8.89%) RHCE
5 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) MCP
6 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.22%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.22%) ISEB
7 1 (2.22%) MCDBA
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Government Security Classifications
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) vSphere
4 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.44%) vCloud
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.44%) PowerCLI
3 2 (4.44%) SCOM
3 2 (4.44%) vRealize
4 1 (2.22%) MOM
4 1 (2.22%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) CA
4 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.89%) Cisco
4 4 (8.89%) Kronos
5 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
5 2 (4.44%) Adobe
5 2 (4.44%) EMC
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) hybris
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.22%) BMC
6 1 (2.22%) F5
6 1 (2.22%) Google
6 1 (2.22%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.22%) Remedy
6 1 (2.22%) Teradata