The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had Operations Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Manager
Rank 63 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.17% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £355 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.21 -
Operations Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
575 746 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.13% 98.42% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 490 272
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 51
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.10 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Operations Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Operations Manager Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Transition Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Check_MK
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Check_MK
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
1 1 (14.29%) VMware