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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 414 399 430
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 29 40 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.17% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.21% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 7
Median daily rate £475 £373 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.51% -21.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £252 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £444 £398
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +11.63%
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
19628 19494 19992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.99% 83.33% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14059 13991 14192
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 218 253
Median hourly rate £24.72 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.14 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.35 £53.74 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 September 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 September 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
Harrow - 6 £350 -
City of London +11 2 - - 1
Croydon -15 2 £463 +10.44%
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 11 (22.00%) Retail
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle
4 9 (18.00%) ITIL
4 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.00%) Firewall
5 8 (16.00%) Finance
5 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (12.00%) MS Office
6 6 (12.00%) Migration
6 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 5 (10.00%) Network Security
7 5 (10.00%) Change Management
7 5 (10.00%) Information Security
7 5 (10.00%) SQL
7 5 (10.00%) MCSA
7 5 (10.00%) Citrix
8 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (8.00%) Cisco
8 4 (8.00%) CCNA
8 4 (8.00%) MOM
8 4 (8.00%) Remedy

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 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
1 6 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) IaaS
2 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) PaaS
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) Google Apps
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Firewall
2 5 (10.00%) Network Security
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.00%) DMZ
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) FTP
4 2 (4.00%) HTTP
4 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.00%) SSH
5 1 (2.00%) Extranet
5 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.00%) Intranet
5 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) QlikView
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Redis
General
1 11 (22.00%) Retail
2 8 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Architect
2 9 (18.00%) Business Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Operations Business Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Designer
5 4 (8.00%) HR Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) SharePoint Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) ERP Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) OAuth
1 3 (6.00%) SAML
2 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.00%) CSS
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) J2EE
2 2 (4.00%) jQuery
2 2 (4.00%) LAMP
2 2 (4.00%) Memcached
2 2 (4.00%) REST
2 2 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (8.00%) Data Extraction
1 4 (8.00%) User Experience
2 3 (6.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.00%) NHS
3 2 (4.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (18.00%) ITIL
2 6 (12.00%) Migration
3 5 (10.00%) Change Management
3 5 (10.00%) Information Security
3 5 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (8.00%) Coaching
4 4 (8.00%) CRM
4 4 (8.00%) Data Entry
4 4 (8.00%) ERP
4 4 (8.00%) Human Resource Management
4 4 (8.00%) Security Management
4 4 (8.00%) Service Design
4 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.00%) Metadata Management
5 3 (6.00%) Network Management
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.00%) MCSA
4 4 (8.00%) CCNA
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.00%) PMP
4 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.00%) MCSD
5 3 (6.00%) MCSE
5 3 (6.00%) MCTS
5 3 (6.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) CEH
6 2 (4.00%) CISM
6 2 (4.00%) CISSP
6 2 (4.00%) MCP
6 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) vCloud
2 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) MOM
2 3 (6.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.00%) Puppet
3 2 (4.00%) vRealize
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (10.00%) Citrix
4 4 (8.00%) BMC
4 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco
4 4 (8.00%) Kronos
4 4 (8.00%) Remedy
4 4 (8.00%) VMware
5 3 (6.00%) CA
6 2 (4.00%) Adobe
6 2 (4.00%) Google
6 2 (4.00%) hybris
6 2 (4.00%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.00%) F5