The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 56 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.59% - 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £458 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.21 -
Operations Manager
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 832 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.41% 97.65% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 477 506
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 26 40
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +29.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.34 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Operations Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Manager across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Operations Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) NFS
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) OVSD
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) ATM
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) COBOL
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) OVSD
3 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam