The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 121 137 125
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 20 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.43% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.45% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 0
Median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.47
Operations Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2702 2672 2426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.78% 95.02% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1869 1749 1552
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 112 128
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.14 £9.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £31.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Operations Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +7 17 £425 +70.00% 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Yorkshire region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 25 (69.44%) DevOps
3 22 (61.11%) VMware
3 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 20 (55.56%) Java
6 19 (52.78%) Ansible
7 18 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 18 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (50.00%) Maven
8 17 (47.22%) Ruby
8 17 (47.22%) Atlassian
8 17 (47.22%) Bash Shell
8 17 (47.22%) Puppet
8 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
8 17 (47.22%) CentOS
8 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
8 17 (47.22%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (47.22%) vSphere
9 16 (44.44%) Mocha
9 16 (44.44%) Confluence
9 16 (44.44%) OpenStack
9 16 (44.44%) Build Automation
9 16 (44.44%) JIRA
9 16 (44.44%) Selenium
9 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
9 16 (44.44%) Ubuntu
9 16 (44.44%) Scrum

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 16 (44.44%) Confluence
1 16 (44.44%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) nginx
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) Jetty
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.78%) PowerExchange
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 17 (47.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) IaaS
2 4 (11.11%) PaaS
2 4 (11.11%) SaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) DHCP
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) FTP
3 2 (5.56%) HTTP
3 2 (5.56%) IPsec
3 2 (5.56%) NAS
3 2 (5.56%) SSL
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.78%) Informix
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 18 (50.00%) Maven
3 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
4 16 (44.44%) Appium
4 16 (44.44%) JIRA
4 16 (44.44%) Mocha
4 16 (44.44%) Selenium
4 16 (44.44%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.78%) GitLab
5 1 (2.78%) Log4j
5 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) Chai
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) J2EE
2 2 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 3 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Linux
2 18 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (47.22%) CentOS
4 16 (44.44%) Ubuntu
5 9 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.78%) AIX
9 1 (2.78%) Solaris
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) DevOps
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 16 (44.44%) Build Automation
5 16 (44.44%) Scrum
6 4 (11.11%) Open Source
6 4 (11.11%) Web Operations
7 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.33%) Coaching
7 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.33%) High Availability
7 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL
8 2 (5.56%) User Stories
9 1 (2.78%) API Integration
9 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.78%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) Bash Shell
2 17 (47.22%) Ruby
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCSA
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (47.22%) vSphere
3 16 (44.44%) Docker
4 2 (5.56%) Xen
5 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.78%) Firmware
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (52.78%) Ansible
2 17 (47.22%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Nagios
3 2 (5.56%) Opsview
4 1 (2.78%) Cacti
4 1 (2.78%) Grafana
4 1 (2.78%) Graphite
4 1 (2.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Salt
4 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) VMware
2 17 (47.22%) Atlassian
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 3 (8.33%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (5.56%) CommVault
6 2 (5.56%) iManage
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) Reuters
6 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.56%) Zerto
7 1 (2.78%) Axway
7 1 (2.78%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) Informatica
7 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat