The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 156 126 184
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +58
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 1 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.59% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.61% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 8
Median daily rate £510 £485 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.15% +29.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +65.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2792 2932 4795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.72% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2214 2295 3702
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 45 76
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) CA
2 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Email Filtering
3 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Email Filtering
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (16.67%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
1 1 (16.67%) SIEM
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware