The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 386 400 382
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 32 25 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 22
Median daily rate £463 £488 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.22% -7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £333 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.72
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
20640 21725 21929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.90% 94.58% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15039 15000 15432
Median daily rate £463 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 406 397
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.01 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +8.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Operations Manager in the job title.

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 29 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 £480 -
City of London +39 3 £585 -2.50% 2
Bromley - 1 £750 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 - - 1
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Operations Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 29 (40.85%) ITIL
2 16 (22.54%) Security Cleared
3 15 (21.13%) Windows
4 14 (19.72%) VMware
4 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
5 13 (18.31%) Service Management
6 12 (16.90%) Web Services
6 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
7 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
8 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
8 10 (14.08%) EMC
8 10 (14.08%) VMware ESX
8 10 (14.08%) LAMP
8 10 (14.08%) People Management
8 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
8 10 (14.08%) EMC VNX
9 9 (12.68%) DNS
9 9 (12.68%) Finance
10 8 (11.27%) Change Management
10 8 (11.27%) Project Management
11 7 (9.86%) DevOps
11 7 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (9.86%) Linux
12 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
12 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (8.45%) Banking
12 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
12 6 (8.45%) Unix
12 6 (8.45%) Firewall

Operations Manager Skill Set
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 2 (2.82%) Apache
1 2 (2.82%) IIS
1 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) DNS
2 6 (8.45%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) SSL
3 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (4.23%) LAN
5 2 (2.82%) DHCP
5 2 (2.82%) NAS
5 2 (2.82%) SAN
5 2 (2.82%) VPN
5 2 (2.82%) WAN
6 1 (1.41%) BGP
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.41%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.41%) MPLS
6 1 (1.41%) Multicast
6 1 (1.41%) NFC
6 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Back Office
4 3 (4.23%) Games
4 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) Web Services
2 10 (14.08%) LAMP
3 2 (2.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
1 10 (14.08%) EMC VNX
1 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.23%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) CMDB
3 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.82%) Online Games
3 2 (2.82%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.41%) FMCG
4 1 (1.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.41%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.41%) Social Media
4 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) Unix
4 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) ITIL
2 13 (18.31%) Service Management
3 10 (14.08%) People Management
4 8 (11.27%) Change Management
4 8 (11.27%) Project Management
5 7 (9.86%) DevOps
6 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
6 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.45%) Security Operations
7 5 (7.04%) Information Security
7 5 (7.04%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.04%) ITSM
7 5 (7.04%) Open Source
7 5 (7.04%) SIEM
8 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.63%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.63%) Release Management
8 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) VBA
2 1 (1.41%) C
2 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.04%) MCP
5 3 (4.23%) BC Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) CISSP
5 3 (4.23%) Degree
5 3 (4.23%) GCIA
6 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) CCNA
7 1 (1.41%) CEH
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.41%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.41%) MBA
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
3 10 (14.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.82%) QRadar
3 1 (1.41%) Nessus
3 1 (1.41%) Nmap
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
3 1 (1.41%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) VMware
2 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
3 10 (14.08%) EMC
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) ArcSight
6 3 (4.23%) Remedy
6 3 (4.23%) Splunk
6 3 (4.23%) Veritas
7 2 (2.82%) BMC
8 1 (1.41%) BT
8 1 (1.41%) F5
8 1 (1.41%) Google
8 1 (1.41%) Juniper
8 1 (1.41%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.41%) RedPrairie
8 1 (1.41%) Symantec
8 1 (1.41%) Tripwire
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
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Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
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