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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 228 251 245
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 24 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 8
Median daily rate £500 £444 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +24.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £397 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £444 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +10.93%
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
6804 7879 7079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.65% 79.76% 76.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4173 4831 3969
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 £275 £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 256 267 274
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.70 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +19 18 £550 +23.94% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 4 £488 +19.48%
Berkshire +4 2 £330 -37.14% 2
Surrey - 1 £450 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 25 (53.19%) ITIL
2 18 (38.30%) Service Management
3 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
4 14 (29.79%) Project Management
5 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
6 12 (25.53%) ITSM
7 11 (23.40%) Windows
8 10 (21.28%) Firewall
8 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
8 10 (21.28%) IaaS
9 9 (19.15%) VMware
9 9 (19.15%) SAN
10 8 (17.02%) SLA
10 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
10 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (17.02%) PaaS
11 7 (14.89%) Analytics
11 7 (14.89%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.89%) Cisco
12 6 (12.77%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (12.77%) LAN
12 6 (12.77%) WAN
12 6 (12.77%) DHCP
12 6 (12.77%) Ethernet
12 6 (12.77%) DNS
12 6 (12.77%) SSL
12 6 (12.77%) DDNS

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 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) IaaS
2 8 (17.02%) PaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Firewall
2 9 (19.15%) SAN
3 7 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (12.77%) BGP
4 6 (12.77%) DDNS
4 6 (12.77%) DHCP
4 6 (12.77%) DNS
4 6 (12.77%) DSL
4 6 (12.77%) Ethernet
4 6 (12.77%) IPsec
4 6 (12.77%) LAN
4 6 (12.77%) MPLS
4 6 (12.77%) OSPF
4 6 (12.77%) SSL
4 6 (12.77%) TACACS
4 6 (12.77%) WAN
4 6 (12.77%) Wireless
5 5 (10.64%) NAS
6 4 (8.51%) Junos
6 4 (8.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) DocumentDB
2 1 (2.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
1 4 (8.51%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Analyst
2 6 (12.77%) Architect
2 6 (12.77%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Coordinator
4 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Service Management Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Business Requirements Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Designer
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (4.26%) ITSM Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Service Management Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.13%) JSON
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
1 1 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.77%) PKI
4 3 (6.38%) CMDB
5 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.13%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 3 (6.38%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) ITIL
2 18 (38.30%) Service Management
3 14 (29.79%) Project Management
4 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
5 12 (25.53%) ITSM
6 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
7 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.89%) Analytics
7 7 (14.89%) Vulnerability Management
8 6 (12.77%) Change Control
8 6 (12.77%) Information Management
8 6 (12.77%) ITIL V3
8 6 (12.77%) Load Balancing
8 6 (12.77%) Network Design
8 6 (12.77%) Release Management
9 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
9 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (10.64%) Service Design
9 5 (10.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) Tcl
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.26%) APMP
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) MCP
4 2 (4.26%) MOS
5 1 (2.13%) CITP
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (10.64%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.38%) Netcool
4 1 (2.13%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) VMware
2 7 (14.89%) Cisco
3 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds
4 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle
4 5 (10.64%) Sybase
5 4 (8.51%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (8.51%) F5
5 4 (8.51%) Juniper
5 4 (8.51%) Palo Alto
5 4 (8.51%) Rally
6 3 (6.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) BMC
7 1 (2.13%) CA
7 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.13%) Qualys
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