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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 158 186 187
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 14 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.43% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 11
Median daily rate £460 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.89% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £270 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £39.05 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.30% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £187.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-90.13% +1071.87%
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
3293 5137 5567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.09% 95.15% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2633 4010 4012
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 79 100
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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 City of London region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 11 (45.83%) CA
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Taleo
5 2 (8.33%) Learning Management System
5 2 (8.33%) Banking
5 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (8.33%) SumTotal
5 2 (8.33%) Saba
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.33%) MS Office
5 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Totara
5 2 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (4.17%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Product Management
6 1 (4.17%) Security Operations
6 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (4.17%) Mediaplex
6 1 (4.17%) UML
6 1 (4.17%) Flash
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) XML

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Totara
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (8.33%) Taleo
2 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.17%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) FIXML
1 1 (4.17%) Flash
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Equities
3 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.17%) BPR
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) CRM
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.17%) Product Management
3 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.17%) Security Operations
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.17%) UML
3 1 (4.17%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) JCL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (4.17%) EMIR
1 1 (4.17%) MiFID
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) CA
2 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (8.33%) Saba
2 2 (8.33%) SumTotal
3 1 (4.17%) DoubleClick
3 1 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) Mediaplex