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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Manager
England / London
Rank 376 364 366
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 20 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 22
Median daily rate £550 £481 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £463 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.91% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18377 19532 19691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.15% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13128 13704 14023
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 305 343
Median hourly rate £20.12 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.26 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -11 2 £450 - 1
Croydon -12 2 £551 -11.80%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £500 -
Operations Manager
England

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 25 (39.68%) Service Delivery
2 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 18 (28.57%) ITIL
3 14 (22.22%) Project Management
4 11 (17.46%) Security Operations
5 10 (15.87%) VMware
5 10 (15.87%) Service Management
5 10 (15.87%) WAN
5 10 (15.87%) SLA
6 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.29%) Banking
7 8 (12.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (12.70%) Problem Management
7 8 (12.70%) Firewall
7 8 (12.70%) Cisco
7 8 (12.70%) Windows
8 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (9.52%) PCI DSS
9 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
9 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 6 (9.52%) DevOps
9 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 6 (9.52%) LAN
10 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
10 5 (7.94%) SQL

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 5 (7.94%) IIS
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) WAN
2 8 (12.70%) Firewall
3 6 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (9.52%) LAN
3 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.35%) MPLS
5 1 (1.59%) FWSM
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Big Data
1 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.59%) MySQL
1 1 (1.59%) Pentaho
1 1 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (6.35%) Hudson
1 4 (6.35%) MSBuild
1 4 (6.35%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.17%) JIRA
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Billing
6 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.59%) Legal
6 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) CMDB
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Economics
5 1 (1.59%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.59%) Statistics
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Service Delivery
2 18 (28.57%) ITIL
3 14 (22.22%) Project Management
4 11 (17.46%) Security Operations
5 10 (15.87%) Service Management
6 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (12.70%) Problem Management
7 8 (12.70%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.52%) DevOps
10 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.94%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (7.94%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (7.94%) People Management
10 5 (7.94%) Scrum
10 5 (7.94%) SIEM
11 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
1 5 (7.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) C
2 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.17%) CCNA
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.17%) CISM
4 2 (3.17%) CISSP
5 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.59%) CCSP
5 1 (1.59%) CISA
5 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) MBA
5 1 (1.59%) MCITP
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) SLA
2 6 (9.52%) PCI DSS
3 5 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.76%) RMADS
5 1 (1.59%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) vSphere
3 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Nessus
1 5 (7.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (6.35%) Ansible
2 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) VMware
2 8 (12.70%) Cisco
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.94%) AlienVault
5 4 (6.35%) HP
5 4 (6.35%) Remedy
6 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.17%) Tableau
7 1 (1.59%) Aruba
7 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.59%) F5
7 1 (1.59%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.59%) Meraki
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) Teradata
7 1 (1.59%) WorldPay
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