The first table below looks at the demand for Operations Research skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 20 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing Operations Research 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% 0.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £700 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £316 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.67% -29.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.25 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 249 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 89.52% 85.27% 78.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 179 167
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Research across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Operations Research
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Operations Research also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Research.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) TSYS
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Operations Research also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Operations Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Fraud Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) TSYS