The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Operations Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Operations Management
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 163 199
Rank change year-on-year +1 +36  
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.030% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.034% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £263 - £399
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 - £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £377 £381
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Operations Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2907 2906 4704
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.09% 85.87% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2235 2375 3702
Median daily rate £500 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £31.50 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Operations Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Management in the City of London

Operations Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Operations Management in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Operations Management in the City of London

Operations Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Operations Management in the City of London

Operations Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Operations Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) MobileIron
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Rsyslog
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure

Operations Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Converged Networks
3 1 (11.11%) DMZ
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Splunk Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Mac Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Rsyslog
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) Splunk
4 1 (11.11%) Altiris
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
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