The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 153 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% - 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% - 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Operations Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2964 2948 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.01% 78.05% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1854 1736 1227
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 94
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Operations Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Operations Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Operations Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Operations Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Operations Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester - 1 £425 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 4 (50.00%) SAN
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) COBIT

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Migration Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Auditor
3 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Auditor
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) EMC VNX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 14001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO22301
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (12.50%) SSAE 16
2 1 (12.50%) Val IT
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft