The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Operations Team Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Team Lead
Rank 641 640 621
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Team Leader 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.009% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £331 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £450 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £474 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £480 £363
% change year-on-year
-30.98% +32.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Operations Team Leader
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Operations Team Leader in the job title.

Operations Team Leader Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Operations Team Leader
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Operations Team Leader within the UK.

Operations Team Leader Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Operations Team Leader
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Operations Team Leader within the UK.

Operations Team Leader Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Operations Team Leader
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Team Leader within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
England +10 5 £331 -26.38% 3
North East - 2 - -
North West - 2 £331 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £331 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 £331 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
London +5 1 - - 1

Operations Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Operations Team Leader 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 featuring Operations Team Leader in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) People Management
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
4 2 (18.18%) Control-M
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
4 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
4 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
4 2 (18.18%) Veritas
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
4 2 (18.18%) Hedge funds
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management

Operations Team Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) FileNet
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Hedge funds
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
1 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) People Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JCL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) Control-M
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
1 2 (18.18%) Veritas
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Ektron
2 1 (9.09%) Genesys
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) VMware