Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 July 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 > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 548 555 570
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15 -22
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 51 51 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 24
London median daily rate £500 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.53% +4.49%
10th Percentile £401 £402 £336
90th Percentile £586 £630 £646
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £31.50 -
England median hourly rate - £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +6.43% -

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36333 38895 37919
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.36% 85.75% 82.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26000 28186 26783
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £280
90th Percentile £656 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 331 513
London median hourly rate £24.41 £21.50 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.53% +9.05% +3.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.40 £51.25 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year - +15.53% +5.56%

Operations Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Management in London

Operations Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Operations Management in London

Operations Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Management in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Operations Management in London

Operations Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Operations Management in London

Operations Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
City of London +12 9 £425 -22.73%
Bromley - 4 £550 -
Uxbridge - 1 £1,250 -
West End of London - 1 - -
Operations Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 London region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) Finance
3 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.53%) ITIL
5 11 (21.57%) Windows
6 10 (19.61%) Banking
6 10 (19.61%) Splunk
7 9 (17.65%) ServiceNow
7 9 (17.65%) DevOps
7 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 9 (17.65%) Java
7 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 9 (17.65%) DNS
8 8 (15.69%) Python
8 8 (15.69%) Incident Management
9 7 (13.73%) Firewall
9 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
9 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
10 6 (11.76%) Office 365
10 6 (11.76%) Big Data
10 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (11.76%) Ansible
10 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco
10 6 (11.76%) VPN
10 6 (11.76%) .NET
10 6 (11.76%) Change Management

Operations Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.76%) Office 365
3 5 (9.80%) IaaS
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.88%) PaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) DNS
1 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 7 (13.73%) Firewall
3 6 (11.76%) VPN
4 4 (7.84%) DHCP
4 4 (7.84%) DMZ
4 4 (7.84%) HTTP
4 4 (7.84%) Network Security
4 4 (7.84%) SSL
5 3 (5.88%) IPsec
6 2 (3.92%) SAN
7 1 (1.96%) Converged Networks
7 1 (1.96%) Internet
7 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.96%) LAN
7 1 (1.96%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.96%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) WAN
7 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Big Data
2 3 (5.88%) Data Lake
2 3 (5.88%) DocumentDB
3 2 (3.92%) GIS
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Rational Application Developer
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
1 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Retail
4 5 (9.80%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.96%) Billing
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Consultant
2 7 (13.73%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Administrator
3 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Service Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Operations Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Azure Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (7.84%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Incident Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Service Operations Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Azure Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Splunk Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) J2EE
2 5 (9.80%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) CMDB
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.88%) Mac OS
3 3 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 9 (17.65%) DevOps
2 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.69%) Incident Management
4 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.76%) Change Management
6 5 (9.80%) High Availability
6 5 (9.80%) Migration
6 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.80%) Service Management
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (7.84%) Data Protection
7 4 (7.84%) ITSM
7 4 (7.84%) Microservices
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.84%) UML
8 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) Python
3 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.80%) Ruby
4 5 (9.80%) SQL
5 4 (7.84%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (3.92%) CCDP
3 2 (3.92%) CCNP
3 2 (3.92%) CCSP
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) CISM
3 2 (3.92%) PMP
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) CEH
4 1 (1.96%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) GCIA
4 1 (1.96%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.92%) RMADS
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Ansible
1 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.84%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.84%) Puppet
3 3 (5.88%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.88%) SCOM
4 2 (3.92%) Rsyslog
5 1 (1.96%) RSA Archer
5 1 (1.96%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (1.96%) SCCM
5 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) Splunk
3 9 (17.65%) ServiceNow
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.84%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) MobileIron
7 3 (5.88%) Adobe
7 3 (5.88%) Apple
7 3 (5.88%) New Relic
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle
8 2 (3.92%) EMC
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.92%) VMware
9 1 (1.96%) Altiris
9 1 (1.96%) FireEye
9 1 (1.96%) IBM
9 1 (1.96%) NetWitness
9 1 (1.96%) Sun
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