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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 376 404 391
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -13
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 32 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.066% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.082% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 13
Average daily rate £550 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £352 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £695 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £410 £438
% change year-on-year
+28.04% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +145.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £13.65 £174.50
% change year-on-year
+215.01% -92.17%
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
17632 17050 17380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.28% 80.33% 80.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12602 12214 11927
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 196 238
Average hourly rate £22.12 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £48.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 3 £338 -
City of London +49 1 £550 +15.78% 1
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 32 (40.51%) ITIL
2 25 (31.65%) Service Management
3 21 (26.58%) Finance
4 17 (21.52%) ITIL V3
5 15 (18.99%) Change Management
5 15 (18.99%) Unix
6 14 (17.72%) SLA
6 14 (17.72%) Incident Management
6 14 (17.72%) Degree
7 13 (16.46%) Windows
8 12 (15.19%) Linux
8 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
9 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
10 9 (11.39%) ITSM
10 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.39%) Oracle
10 9 (11.39%) BMC
10 9 (11.39%) GCIA
10 9 (11.39%) GCIH
10 9 (11.39%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (10.13%) Content Management
11 8 (10.13%) CISSP
11 8 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.86%) Line Management
12 7 (8.86%) Analytics
12 7 (8.86%) Project Management
12 7 (8.86%) Blackberry
12 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (8.86%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.53%) Node.js
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 4 (5.06%) MS Project
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.27%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) IaaS
3 3 (3.80%) PaaS
3 3 (3.80%) SaaS
3 3 (3.80%) SoftLayer
4 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.27%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.33%) Firewall
3 5 (6.33%) Network Security
4 4 (5.06%) DVB
5 3 (3.80%) Internet
6 1 (1.27%) BGP
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.27%) DNS
6 1 (1.27%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.27%) HTTP
6 1 (1.27%) LAN
6 1 (1.27%) LDAP
6 1 (1.27%) OSPF
6 1 (1.27%) SSH
6 1 (1.27%) WAN
6 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.27%) Big Data
5 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.27%) QlikView
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Retail
3 4 (5.06%) Legal
3 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Law
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Analyst
2 12 (15.19%) Architect
3 8 (10.13%) Consultant
4 7 (8.86%) Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Messaging Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Operations Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Security Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Service Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Management Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Service Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Service Management Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) SOC Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Systems Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) DBA
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Service Desk Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) Middleware
2 4 (5.06%) Web Services
3 3 (3.80%) .NET
4 1 (1.27%) OAuth
4 1 (1.27%) OpenID
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.27%) REST
4 1 (1.27%) RESTful
4 1 (1.27%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.59%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.33%) Over-the-Top Content
4 5 (6.33%) Video on Demand
5 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.80%) Online Games
5 3 (3.80%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.53%) IPTV
6 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.53%) NHS
7 1 (1.27%) BBC
7 1 (1.27%) CMDB
7 1 (1.27%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.27%) Health Informatics
7 1 (1.27%) Informatics
7 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.27%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Unix
2 13 (16.46%) Windows
3 12 (15.19%) Linux
4 7 (8.86%) Solaris
5 5 (6.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) ITIL
2 25 (31.65%) Service Management
3 17 (21.52%) ITIL V3
4 15 (18.99%) Change Management
5 14 (17.72%) Incident Management
6 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
7 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
8 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.39%) ITSM
9 8 (10.13%) Content Management
9 8 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.86%) Analytics
10 7 (8.86%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.86%) Line Management
10 7 (8.86%) Project Management
10 7 (8.86%) Time Management
11 6 (7.59%) Security Architecture
11 6 (7.59%) SIEM
11 6 (7.59%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) Perl
2 4 (5.06%) C
2 4 (5.06%) C#
2 4 (5.06%) PHP
2 4 (5.06%) Python
2 4 (5.06%) SQL
3 3 (3.80%) C++
3 3 (3.80%) Java
4 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.27%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.27%) C-shell
5 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 9 (11.39%) GCIA
2 9 (11.39%) GCIH
3 8 (10.13%) CISSP
4 6 (7.59%) CEH
4 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.33%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.80%) GCED
6 3 (3.80%) GIAC
6 3 (3.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.80%) PMI Certification
6 3 (3.80%) PMP
6 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.53%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.53%) MCSA
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CCIE
8 1 (1.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.72%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.80%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.27%) COBIT
4 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) vCloud
3 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) HDFS
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) RSA enVision
1 5 (6.33%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.53%) MOM
4 1 (1.27%) Ambari
4 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.27%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) BMC
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) F5
2 5 (6.33%) Fortinet
2 5 (6.33%) Juniper
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) NetWitness
2 5 (6.33%) Qualys
2 5 (6.33%) Sourcefire
2 5 (6.33%) Symantec
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco
3 4 (5.06%) EMC
3 4 (5.06%) PayPal
4 3 (3.80%) Google
4 3 (3.80%) Rackspace
4 3 (3.80%) VMware
5 2 (2.53%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.53%) Remedy
5 2 (2.53%) Veeam
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