The median contractor rate for a Operations Project Manager was £353 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 Project Manager
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 640 636
Rank change year-on-year +48 -4  
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Project Manager 4 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.017% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Median daily rate £353 £520 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.21% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £520 -
% change year-on-year -32.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44572 53135 52859
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.10% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28959 34612 32049
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1459 1536 2107
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Operations Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Operations Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Project Manager in the UK

Operations Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Operations Project Manager in the UK

Operations Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Operations Project Manager over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Operations Project Manager in the UK

Operations Project Manager
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 2 £450 -13.46%
London +23 2 £450 -4.76%
Edinburgh - 2 £350 -
Scotland - 2 £350 -

Operations Project Manager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Operations Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Operations Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Games
2 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Process Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (10.00%) Tableau
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Veeva
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Workday

Operations Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Veeva
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
2 3 (30.00%) Games
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (20.00%) Process Management
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (10.00%) Tableau
1 1 (10.00%) Workday