The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £435 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
Operations Management
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
638 718 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.06% 78.73% 76.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 374 363
Average daily rate £410 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 15
Average hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +150.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Operations Management
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Operations Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Operations Management Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Operations Management
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) People Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Operations Management also 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 that cited Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) People Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (75.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (50.00%) SLA