Period
to 11 December 2018

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 6 months to 11 December 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 254 232
Rank change year-on-year +6 -22 +25
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.056% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.062% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
City of London median daily rate £275 £294 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.38% -46.59% +46.67%
10th Percentile £260 £214 £508
90th Percentile £525 £419 £613
Central London median daily rate £275 £338 £500
% change year-on-year -18.52% -32.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £31.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £31.50

Operations Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,234 6,439 5,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.34% 89.59% 88.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,925 5,134 4,577
City of London median daily rate £510 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.99% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £319
90th Percentile £675 £688 £672
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 59 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.22 £13.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £33.60 £31.10 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Operations Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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

Operations Management
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Management within the City of London region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £255 -
Operations Management
Central London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Email Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) ATM
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) MCSD
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA

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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (12.50%) DMZ
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) OAuth
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing Technology
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Email Migration
3 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Metadata Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSD
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix