The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Manager
Rank 372 380 381
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 36 37 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 14
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £383 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £621
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21167 21997 24240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.81% 92.33% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14614 14966 15702
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 476 629
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £43.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Operations Manager
England

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 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
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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
City of London +22 7 £394 +0.31% 5
Canary Wharf - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 23 (37.70%) ITIL
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Banking
3 10 (16.39%) Project Management
4 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
4 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.48%) LAN
5 7 (11.48%) WAN
5 7 (11.48%) HP
5 7 (11.48%) DevOps
6 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.84%) Windows
6 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
7 5 (8.20%) Firewall
7 5 (8.20%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (8.20%) Billing
7 5 (8.20%) HP UCMDB
7 5 (8.20%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (8.20%) Operations Management
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.56%) AIFMD
8 4 (6.56%) UCITS
8 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Games
8 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
8 4 (6.56%) Advertising
8 4 (6.56%) SLA
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco
8 4 (6.56%) Change Management
8 4 (6.56%) Service Management

Operations Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 (3.28%) IIS
1 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) TWiki
2 1 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) LAN
1 7 (11.48%) WAN
2 5 (8.20%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (3.28%) SAN
3 2 (3.28%) VoIP
4 1 (1.64%) Intranet
4 1 (1.64%) NGN
4 1 (1.64%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.28%) OLAP
2 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.28%) IDOL
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Billing
4 4 (6.56%) Games
4 4 (6.56%) Advertising
4 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.92%) Back Office
6 2 (3.28%) Retail
7 1 (1.64%) Publishing
7 1 (1.64%) Law
7 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) Servlets
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) Online Games
3 2 (3.28%) RMADS
3 2 (3.28%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.28%) Derivative
4 1 (1.64%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Project Management
3 8 (13.11%) E-Commerce
3 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.48%) DevOps
5 5 (8.20%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.20%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (8.20%) Operations Management
6 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Change Management
6 4 (6.56%) Service Management
7 3 (4.92%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.92%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Low Latency
8 2 (3.28%) Change Control
8 2 (3.28%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.28%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.64%) PHP
3 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
1 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) CCENT
2 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.64%) CCNA
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
1 4 (6.56%) AIFMD
1 4 (6.56%) UCITS
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) EMIR
2 1 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (3.28%) OpenView
3 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) HP
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) VMware
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Remedy
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) CA
6 1 (1.64%) Sybase
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) Murex
6 1 (1.64%) Calypso
6 1 (1.64%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.64%) Demandware
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