The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 369 383 384
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 37 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 9
Average daily rate £525 £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £605 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operations Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20120 19835 20493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.52% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14240 14068 13851
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 331 399
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Operations Manager across the London region.

Operations Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Operations Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Operations Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Operations Manager across the London region.

Operations Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Operations Manager
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 Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 14 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 - 9 £625 -
City of London +41 2 £444 +6.92% 2
Bromley - 1 £450 -
Harrow - 1 £490 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title.

1 32 (45.07%) ITIL
2 19 (26.76%) Service Management
3 16 (22.54%) Security Cleared
4 15 (21.13%) Change Management
5 13 (18.31%) Project Management
6 12 (16.90%) Finance
7 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
7 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
8 10 (14.08%) Incident Management
9 8 (11.27%) Google
9 8 (11.27%) Problem Management
9 8 (11.27%) Windows
9 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
9 8 (11.27%) Line Management
9 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
10 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
10 7 (9.86%) SLA
10 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.45%) Operations Management
11 6 (8.45%) Information Security
11 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
11 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (8.45%) ITIL V3
12 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (7.04%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (7.04%) Capacity Management
12 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (7.04%) MCP

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Operations Manager in their job title 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 with Operations Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) IIS
1 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.41%) MS Project
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.63%) Google Apps
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.82%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Firewall
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.23%) WAN
3 2 (2.82%) DHCP
3 2 (2.82%) DNS
3 2 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.82%) LAN
3 2 (2.82%) NAS
3 2 (2.82%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.41%) HTTP
4 1 (1.41%) ISDN
4 1 (1.41%) MPLS
4 1 (1.41%) NFC
4 1 (1.41%) SSL
4 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Back Office
2 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) LAMP
1 2 (2.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) Learning Management System
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.82%) FMCG
5 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.82%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.41%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.41%) EPoS
6 1 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.23%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) ITIL
2 19 (26.76%) Service Management
3 15 (21.13%) Change Management
4 13 (18.31%) Project Management
5 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
6 10 (14.08%) Incident Management
7 8 (11.27%) Line Management
7 8 (11.27%) Problem Management
7 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.45%) Information Security
9 6 (8.45%) ITIL V3
9 6 (8.45%) Operations Management
9 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.04%) Capacity Management
10 5 (7.04%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (5.63%) People Management
11 4 (5.63%) Project Planning
12 3 (4.23%) Programme Management
12 3 (4.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) C#
3 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.41%) PHP
3 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) Degree
3 5 (7.04%) MCP
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.23%) BC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) CISSP
5 2 (2.82%) GCIA
6 1 (1.41%) CEH
6 1 (1.41%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.41%) Dell Certification
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) QRadar
2 1 (1.41%) Nessus
2 1 (1.41%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Google
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) SAP
2 4 (5.63%) VMware
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco
4 2 (2.82%) ArcSight
4 2 (2.82%) EMC
4 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.82%) Saba
4 2 (2.82%) Splunk
5 1 (1.41%) BMC
5 1 (1.41%) Dell
5 1 (1.41%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (1.41%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.41%) Tableau
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