Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 179 197
Rank change year-on-year -24 +18 +15
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.18% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
East of England median daily rate £850 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% - +83.49%
England median daily rate £425 £469 £450
% change year-on-year -9.33% +4.17% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £30.75 -

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4252 3972 4697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.55% 81.46% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2450 2299 2751
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £234
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 316 398
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.23 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% +24.90% +3.91%
10th Percentile £11.56 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.70 £47.50 £45.44
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Management in the East of England

Operations Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Operations Management in the East of England

Operations Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Operations Management in the East of England

Operations Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +2 7 £850 +61.90%
Operations Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 5 (71.43%) SAP
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) BCP
1 5 (71.43%) Resource Management
1 5 (71.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 5 (71.43%) Customer-Centricity
2 4 (57.14%) Skype
2 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware

Operations Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Skype
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Release Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Release Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) BCP
1 5 (71.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 5 (71.43%) Customer-Centricity
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Resource Management
2 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Management
3 3 (42.86%) Content Management
3 3 (42.86%) Line Management
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) SAP