Period
to 14 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Operations Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 88 143
Rank change year-on-year -4 +55 -44
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Manager 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.21% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £426 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +13.60% +4.17%
North East median daily rate £450 £492 £375
% change year-on-year -8.54% +31.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 920 881 2,058
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.44% 94.83% 92.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 622 1,467
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £405 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £225
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 99
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -41.51% +32.50%
10th Percentile £10.13 £9.40 £10.29
90th Percentile £46.00 £47.33 £29.50
North East median hourly rate £14.78 £17.49 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.49% -22.27% +26.62%

Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings that featured Operations Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Manager in Tyne and Wear

Operations Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Operations Manager in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Operations Manager in Tyne and Wear

Operations Manager
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Manager within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 14 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 1 - -
Gateshead - 1 £450 -
Operations Manager
North East

Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Operations Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Operations Manager in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
1 1 (50.00%) MVS
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall

Operations Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MVS
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) VME
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) WorldPay