The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 234 253 242
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 27 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 10
Median daily rate £500 £427 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% +13.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £389 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £575 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £416 £413
% change year-on-year
+14.18% +0.84%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7029 7802 7104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.79% 79.40% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4289 4775 3985
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 259 263
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Operations Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Operations Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Operations Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Operations Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Operations Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Operations Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hampshire +27 17 £525 +27.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £488 +19.48%
Berkshire +10 3 £330 -42.60% 3
Surrey - 2 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £413 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £588 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 26 (50.00%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
3 16 (30.77%) Service Management
4 15 (28.85%) Project Management
5 14 (26.92%) Configuration Management
6 13 (25.00%) Firewall
6 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 12 (23.08%) Windows
8 10 (19.23%) ITSM
8 10 (19.23%) VMware
9 9 (17.31%) DNS
9 9 (17.31%) SAN
9 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
9 9 (17.31%) IaaS
10 8 (15.38%) SLA
10 8 (15.38%) Cisco
11 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
11 7 (13.46%) LAN
11 7 (13.46%) WAN
11 7 (13.46%) DHCP
11 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
11 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (13.46%) Analytics
11 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (13.46%) ITIL V3
11 7 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (13.46%) PaaS
11 7 (13.46%) Incident Management

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) IaaS
2 7 (13.46%) PaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) Firewall
2 9 (17.31%) DNS
2 9 (17.31%) SAN
3 7 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (13.46%) DHCP
3 7 (13.46%) LAN
3 7 (13.46%) WAN
4 6 (11.54%) BGP
4 6 (11.54%) DDNS
4 6 (11.54%) DSL
4 6 (11.54%) Ethernet
4 6 (11.54%) IPsec
4 6 (11.54%) MPLS
4 6 (11.54%) OSPF
4 6 (11.54%) SSL
4 6 (11.54%) TACACS
4 6 (11.54%) Wireless
5 5 (9.62%) NAS
6 4 (7.69%) Junos
6 4 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.92%) Big Data
2 1 (1.92%) DocumentDB
2 1 (1.92%) Power BI
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) JIRA
1 4 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (15.38%) Analyst
2 6 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Operations Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Security Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Service Management Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Support Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.92%) JSON
1 1 (1.92%) Middleware
1 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.54%) PKI
4 3 (5.77%) CMDB
5 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) ITIL
2 16 (30.77%) Service Management
3 15 (28.85%) Project Management
4 14 (26.92%) Configuration Management
5 12 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 10 (19.23%) ITSM
7 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (13.46%) Analytics
7 7 (13.46%) Incident Management
7 7 (13.46%) ITIL V3
7 7 (13.46%) Load Balancing
7 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (11.54%) Business Continuity
8 6 (11.54%) Change Control
8 6 (11.54%) Information Management
8 6 (11.54%) Network Design
8 6 (11.54%) Release Management
9 5 (9.62%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Security Management
9 5 (9.62%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) Tcl
3 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) R
4 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.77%) MCSE
6 2 (3.85%) APMP
6 2 (3.85%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) CISM
6 2 (3.85%) CISSP
6 2 (3.85%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) RHCE
6 2 (3.85%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.92%) CITP
7 1 (1.92%) MOS
7 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.92%) PMP
7 1 (1.92%) VCP4
7 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 4 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.69%) RMADS
3 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.92%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.92%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (9.62%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.77%) Netcool
3 3 (5.77%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) VMware
2 8 (15.38%) Cisco
3 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds
5 5 (9.62%) IBM
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle
5 5 (9.62%) Sybase
6 4 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (7.69%) F5
6 4 (7.69%) Juniper
6 4 (7.69%) Palo Alto
6 4 (7.69%) Rally
7 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.85%) AppSense
8 2 (3.85%) Citrix
9 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.92%) CommVault
9 1 (1.92%) Qualys
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