The first table below looks at the demand for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 395 363 382
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 17 26 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 24
Average daily rate £420 £498 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.57% +15.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £309 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £539 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £403
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 2 £375 - 5
Docklands, London - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
West Drayton - - - - 1
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management.

1 20 (40.82%) Project Management
2 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 16 (32.65%) Finance
3 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
4 10 (20.41%) Windows
5 9 (18.37%) Linux
5 9 (18.37%) Oracle
5 9 (18.37%) Retail
6 8 (16.33%) UNIX
6 8 (16.33%) MOM
6 8 (16.33%) Marketing
7 7 (14.29%) Service Management
8 6 (12.24%) Internet
8 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.24%) Resource Management
8 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (10.20%) Project Planning
9 5 (10.20%) Degree
9 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (10.20%) SAP
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.16%) Workflow
10 4 (8.16%) Banking
10 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
10 4 (8.16%) Firewall
10 4 (8.16%) Migration
10 4 (8.16%) VMware

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Operations Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) Apache
1 4 (8.16%) SAS
1 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.04%) MS Project
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
1 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) Firewall
3 3 (6.12%) Network Security
3 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) SAN
4 2 (4.08%) VLAN
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.04%) NAS
5 1 (2.04%) NetScreen
5 1 (2.04%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) WAN
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) OLAP
2 4 (8.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (8.16%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 8 (16.33%) Marketing
4 4 (8.16%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Service Transition Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Business Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.12%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Developer
6 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Incident Manager
7 2 (4.08%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (4.08%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) HTML5
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Equities
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) UNIX
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.08%) AIX
6 2 (4.08%) Solaris
6 2 (4.08%) Windows NT
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Project Management
2 16 (32.65%) ITIL
3 12 (24.49%) Service Delivery
4 7 (14.29%) Service Management
5 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.24%) Resource Management
6 5 (10.20%) Project Planning
6 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.16%) Workflow
7 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.16%) Migration
7 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.16%) Six Sigma
7 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.12%) ITSM
9 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.08%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.12%) CCNA
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
4 2 (4.08%) SCSA
4 2 (4.08%) MCSA
4 2 (4.08%) CCNP
4 2 (4.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (2.04%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.08%) VMware GSX
2 2 (4.08%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (4.08%) Veritas File System
2 2 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) MOM
2 2 (4.08%) YUM
2 2 (4.08%) WSUS
2 2 (4.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.04%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) SAP
3 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Citrix
3 4 (8.16%) Retek
4 3 (6.12%) Sun
5 2 (4.08%) Veritas
5 2 (4.08%) Apple
5 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 2 (4.08%) Hitachi
5 2 (4.08%) Opsware
6 1 (2.04%) Tufin
6 1 (2.04%) Veeam
6 1 (2.04%) AlgoSec
6 1 (2.04%) CA
6 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) Juniper
6 1 (2.04%) Websense
London
Montash
Rate: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago