The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Technical Operations Manager 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
Technical Operations Manager
Rank 643 631 615
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Operations Manager 3 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.025% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.026% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
Median daily rate £475 £488 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -7.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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%

Technical Operations Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Technical Operations Manager in the job title.

Technical Operations Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Operations Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Technical Operations Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Operations Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Operations Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Technical Operations Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Technical Operations Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Technical Operations Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Technical Operations Manager
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Operations Manager 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 -1 3 £475 -2.66% 2
South East -1 2 £500 +26.98%
Hampshire +1 1 £475 +20.63%
London 0 1 £225 -53.89% 1
Reigate - 1 £525 -
Surrey - 1 £525 -

Technical Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Technical 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 featuring Technical Operations Manager in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) People Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) COBOL
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) ATM
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP

Technical Operations Manager 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Multicast
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) People Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) COBOL
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) BMC
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) F5
1 1 (10.00%) Juniper
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy
1 1 (10.00%) VMware