The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Engineer
Rank 136 112 111
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.043% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.046% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Average daily rate
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£300 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-55.29% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 - -
Operations Engineer
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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
2775 2186 1986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.81% 93.74% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 1320 1057
Average daily rate £355 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 111 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -21 4 £300 - 7
South Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Operations Engineer
England

Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
1 4 (50.00%) CentOS
1 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Xen
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Jetty
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec

Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Jetty
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (25.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Artifactory
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) Servlets
2 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
1 4 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Server Patching
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Xen
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco