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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 231 245 239
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 20 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.27% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 19
Median daily rate £500 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £399 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.84 - -
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
6304 7487 7494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.11% 79.62% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3759 4415 4208
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 308 284
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.49 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +17 13 £513 +13.94% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £463 -
West Sussex - 2 £374 -
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £425 +2.16%
Berkshire +5 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £450 -
Operations Management
England

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 (55.32%) ITIL
2 22 (46.81%) Service Management
3 18 (38.30%) Security Cleared
4 14 (29.79%) ITSM
5 13 (27.66%) VMware
5 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
6 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (23.40%) IaaS
8 10 (21.28%) ITIL V3
8 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
9 9 (19.15%) Windows
9 9 (19.15%) Project Management
9 9 (19.15%) User Stories
10 8 (17.02%) Analytics
10 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
10 8 (17.02%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (17.02%) Firewall
11 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
11 7 (14.89%) JIRA
11 7 (14.89%) Scrum
11 7 (14.89%) Linux
11 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
11 7 (14.89%) PaaS
11 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (14.89%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (14.89%) CA Agile Central
12 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
12 6 (12.77%) SLA

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 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) IaaS
2 7 (14.89%) PaaS
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.38%) DHCP
3 3 (6.38%) LAN
3 3 (6.38%) WAN
4 2 (4.26%) 3G
4 2 (4.26%) 4G
4 2 (4.26%) DDNS
4 2 (4.26%) DSL
4 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.26%) ISDN
4 2 (4.26%) Junos
4 2 (4.26%) LDAP
4 2 (4.26%) MPLS
4 2 (4.26%) OSPF
4 2 (4.26%) SAN
4 2 (4.26%) SSL
4 2 (4.26%) TACACS
4 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JIRA
1 7 (14.89%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Architect
2 8 (17.02%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Business Requirements Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Service Management Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Operations Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Service Management Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Support Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) CMDB
3 4 (8.51%) PKI
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Tandem
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) ITIL
2 22 (46.81%) Service Management
3 14 (29.79%) ITSM
4 13 (27.66%) Configuration Management
5 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.28%) ITIL V3
7 9 (19.15%) Project Management
7 9 (19.15%) User Stories
8 8 (17.02%) Analytics
8 8 (17.02%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (14.89%) Scrum
10 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
11 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
11 5 (10.64%) Release Management
11 5 (10.64%) Security Management
11 5 (10.64%) Service Design
12 4 (8.51%) Knowledge Management
12 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
1 3 (6.38%) Tcl
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.26%) APMP
5 2 (4.26%) CCNP
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) MCP
5 2 (4.26%) MCSE
5 2 (4.26%) MOS
5 2 (4.26%) RHCE
5 2 (4.26%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.13%) CCIE
6 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.26%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Netcool
2 2 (4.26%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) SCOM
2 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) VMware
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) CA Agile Central
4 5 (10.64%) IBM
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) BMC
6 3 (6.38%) CA
6 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.38%) Symantec
7 2 (4.26%) AppSense
7 2 (4.26%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix
7 2 (4.26%) F5
7 2 (4.26%) Juniper
7 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.13%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.13%) HP
8 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
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