The first table below looks at the demand for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 50 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.19% 0.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £403
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 338 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 68.53% 74.94% 60.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 189 200
Average daily rate £330 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 39
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.09 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.10% -51.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Operations Management
South East

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Operations Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Operations Management
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft