The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 136 177 193
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 18 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.36% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 14
Average daily rate £475 £315 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £217 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £429 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £12.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+72.00% -26.47%
Operations Analyst
London

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
3314 5255 5909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.90% 95.58% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2683 3991 4312
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 81 84
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £30.00 £33.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Analyst in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Operations Analyst in their job title 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 with Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 7 (20.00%) Unix
3 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (20.00%) Hedge funds
4 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
4 6 (17.14%) Veritas
4 6 (17.14%) Control-M
4 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
4 6 (17.14%) Backup Exec
4 6 (17.14%) Front Office
5 5 (14.29%) Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 5 (14.29%) Data Management
5 5 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 5 (14.29%) People Management
6 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
6 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
7 3 (8.57%) CA
7 3 (8.57%) SLA
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Retail
7 3 (8.57%) Security Operations
7 3 (8.57%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (5.71%) Analytics
8 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Operations Analyst in their job title 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 with Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Totara
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.86%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (2.86%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
1 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 7 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (17.14%) Front Office
5 3 (8.57%) Retail
6 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) FIXML
1 1 (2.86%) Flash
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Hedge funds
2 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.57%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) AS400
5 1 (2.86%) iSeries
5 1 (2.86%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 5 (14.29%) Data Management
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) People Management
3 5 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) Security Operations
5 3 (8.57%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) AOP
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C#
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.86%) JCL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.86%) EMIR
2 1 (2.86%) MiFID
2 1 (2.86%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Backup Exec
1 6 (17.14%) Control-M
1 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
2 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.71%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.86%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Veritas
2 3 (8.57%) CA
3 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.86%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.86%) DoubleClick
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.86%) Saba
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) SumTotal
4 1 (2.86%) Sun