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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 382 418 409
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -9
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 33 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.063% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.079% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £478 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.46% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £399 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £563 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.00
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
18886 18915 19605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.63% 79.01% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13486 13134 13711
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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 - 5 £500 -
City of London +5 2 £303 - 2
Chiswick - 2 - -
Hounslow - 1 £370 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (44.44%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Service Management
3 12 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 12 (26.67%) Finance
4 9 (20.00%) Change Management
4 9 (20.00%) Project Management
4 9 (20.00%) Degree
5 8 (17.78%) SLA
6 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
6 7 (15.56%) UNIX
6 7 (15.56%) Windows
6 7 (15.56%) CISSP
6 7 (15.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (15.56%) Time Management
6 7 (15.56%) People Management
7 6 (13.33%) SIEM
7 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 6 (13.33%) Business Continuity
7 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 6 (13.33%) ITSM
8 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (11.11%) Juniper
8 5 (11.11%) Symantec
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.11%) Linux
8 5 (11.11%) GCIA
8 5 (11.11%) GCIH
8 5 (11.11%) Legal
8 5 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 5 (11.11%) Fortinet

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (8.89%) Lync
2 2 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Project
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.44%) Apache Hive
1 2 (4.44%) Big Data
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Legal
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Law
3 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (6.67%) Billing
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Service Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.44%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Data Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Junior
5 2 (4.44%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Vendor Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Operations Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) AWS Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Java Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) PKI
3 1 (2.22%) IPTV
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Life Science
3 1 (2.22%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.22%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) UNIX
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Solaris
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Service Management
3 12 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 9 (20.00%) Change Management
4 9 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (15.56%) Time Management
5 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
5 7 (15.56%) People Management
6 6 (13.33%) SIEM
6 6 (13.33%) ITSM
6 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 6 (13.33%) Business Continuity
7 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 5 (11.11%) Analytics
7 5 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 4 (8.89%) DevOps
8 4 (8.89%) Content Management
8 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
9 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C
1 2 (4.44%) C#
1 2 (4.44%) Java
1 2 (4.44%) Perl
1 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
1 2 (4.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) CISSP
3 5 (11.11%) GCIA
3 5 (11.11%) GCIH
3 5 (11.11%) CEH
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) CISM
6 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) PMP
6 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.44%) MCSE
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 2 (4.44%) CCNA
7 1 (2.22%) CISA
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 5 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.44%) vCloud
1 2 (4.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ambari
2 1 (2.22%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.11%) Juniper
1 5 (11.11%) Symantec
1 5 (11.11%) Sourcefire
1 5 (11.11%) Fortinet
1 5 (11.11%) Qualys
1 5 (11.11%) F5
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Veeam
3 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
3 2 (4.44%) HP
3 2 (4.44%) EMC
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) TOWER Software
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
4 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.22%) PayPal
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