Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 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
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 579 550 530
Rank change year-on-year -29 -20 +47
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 46 38 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.099% 0.091% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 49
London median daily rate £475 £488 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% -6.25% -5.45%
10th Percentile £285 £358 £313
90th Percentile £675 £625 £593
England median daily rate £425 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £30.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year - -31.82% +17.33%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,206 35,902 37,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.61% 86.05% 84.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,349 25,851 26,433
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.11%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £295
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 419 453
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.25 £51.80
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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
Central London -5 6 £325 -40.91% 1
South London -40 1 - -
Operations Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 13 (28.26%) Service Management
1 13 (28.26%) Management Information System
1 13 (28.26%) Information Security
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 10 (21.74%) Risk Management
3 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (19.57%) PCI DSS
4 9 (19.57%) DevOps
4 9 (19.57%) GDPR
5 8 (17.39%) Compliance Management
5 8 (17.39%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 8 (17.39%) ISMS
5 8 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (17.39%) Windows
6 7 (15.22%) Linux
6 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
6 7 (15.22%) Degree
6 7 (15.22%) ITSM
6 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
6 7 (15.22%) Office 365
7 6 (13.04%) ServiceNow
7 6 (13.04%) Public Cloud
8 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (10.87%) ITIL V3
8 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
8 5 (10.87%) Change Management
8 5 (10.87%) Microsoft

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 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.22%) Office 365
3 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.17%) SSH
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.17%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.17%) GIS
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
2 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.17%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Billing
2 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Resilience Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Risk Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (8.70%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Azure Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) IT Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Process Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior IT Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Technology Risk Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) J2EE
1 2 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.04%) Public Cloud
3 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.70%) CMDB
5 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (2.17%) Clustering
7 1 (2.17%) Derivative
7 1 (2.17%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) VMS
4 3 (6.52%) Unix
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Information Security
1 13 (28.26%) Service Management
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 10 (21.74%) Risk Management
3 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (19.57%) DevOps
5 8 (17.39%) Compliance Management
5 8 (17.39%) ISMS
5 8 (17.39%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
6 7 (15.22%) ITSM
7 5 (10.87%) Change Management
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL V3
8 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.70%) CRM
8 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.17%) R
3 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) CEH
2 3 (6.52%) CISSP
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.52%) PMP
3 2 (4.35%) CISA
3 2 (4.35%) CISM
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCDBA
3 2 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) GCIA
4 1 (2.17%) GCIH
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) GDPR
1 9 (19.57%) PCI DSS
2 8 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.52%) SLA
4 2 (4.35%) COBIT
4 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.70%) Docker
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Xen
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.17%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) MOM
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
1 2 (4.35%) Terraform
1 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.17%) CSIRT
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.17%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) ServiceNow
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) F5
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Splunk
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.35%) Capita
4 2 (4.35%) HP
4 2 (4.35%) Retek
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Workday