The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 68 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 11 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.18% 0.40% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.42% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £498 £255 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.09% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £187.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-90.13% +1239.28%
Operations Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
885 1203 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.86% 96.70% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 653 706
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 41 63
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Operations Analyst in the job title.

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Operations Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region.

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Operations Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region.

Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +22 9 £504 +97.54% 1
Operations Analyst
South East

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Operations Analyst 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 across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
2 6 (46.15%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) FTP
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) REXX
6 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
6 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (15.38%) HACMP
6 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (15.38%) JCL
6 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
6 2 (15.38%) ISPF
6 2 (15.38%) Qualys
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) ChangeMan

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (15.38%) FTP
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ChangeMan
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) AS400
2 2 (15.38%) HACMP
2 2 (15.38%) iSeries
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Security Operations
2 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (46.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (30.77%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Brand Management
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (7.69%) Service Design
6 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (7.69%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JCL
1 2 (15.38%) REXX
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Time Sharing Option
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
1 2 (15.38%) Qualys