The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 30 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.52% 1.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £438 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.21 -
Operations Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
187 174 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 97.40% 90.16% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 89 131
Median daily rate £363 £334 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% -16.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £499 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Median hourly rate £45.50 £16.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.75% -47.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Operations Manager Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Operations Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Operations Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Middlesex region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas
1 1 (25.00%) VMware