Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 237 268
Rank change year-on-year -9 +31 +33
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.028% 0.060% 0.044%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.032% 0.068% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
City of London median daily rate £388 £600 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.42% +60.00% -
10th Percentile £334 £575 £232
90th Percentile £431 £625 £549
Central London median daily rate £363 £538 £400
% change year-on-year -32.56% +34.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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 6308 5856 7591
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.36% 87.43% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5014 4674 6040
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £317 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.58 £10.91
90th Percentile £32.07 £53.54 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% -9.52% +16.67%

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 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 November 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 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) LXC
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments

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 (50.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) LXC