The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 116 124 93
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 6 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.26% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.27% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £289 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £388 £362
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year
+9.80% +5.72%
Operations Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1988 2196 1602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.83% 95.48% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1313 1520 993
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 88 68
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Operations Engineer in the job title.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Operations Engineer across the West Yorkshire region.

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds +3 6 £289 -3.75% 2
Operations Engineer
Yorkshire

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Operations Engineer 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 across the West Yorkshire region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
5 6 (26.09%) Puppet
5 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) CentOS
5 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 5 (21.74%) SaaS
6 5 (21.74%) PaaS
6 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
6 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (21.74%) IaaS
6 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
6 5 (21.74%) Maven
6 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (21.74%) Firewall
6 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 5 (21.74%) Java

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (17.39%) Confluence
1 4 (17.39%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Jetty
3 1 (4.35%) Mongrel
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (21.74%) IaaS
1 5 (21.74%) PaaS
1 5 (21.74%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
2 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) NAS
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) FTP
5 1 (4.35%) HTTP
5 1 (4.35%) IPsec
5 1 (4.35%) SNMP
5 1 (4.35%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
1 5 (21.74%) Maven
2 4 (17.39%) Appium
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Mocha
2 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (13.04%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Chai
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
1 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) CentOS
3 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (21.74%) Open Source
5 4 (17.39%) Build Automation
5 4 (17.39%) High Availability
5 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Web Operations
6 3 (13.04%) Coaching
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 1 (4.35%) Data Management
8 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
2 4 (17.39%) Ruby
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) MCSA
3 3 (13.04%) MCSE
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Docker
2 4 (17.39%) vSphere
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.35%) Xen
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.35%) WMI
3 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) CommVault
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) iManage
5 3 (13.04%) Reuters
5 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
5 3 (13.04%) Zerto
6 2 (8.70%) Splunk
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (4.35%) Intel Security