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 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 72 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£435 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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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
689 624 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.05% 71.97% 73.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 348 242
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% +6.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Lumension
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Lumension
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) EMC