The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 59 69 85
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 31 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.44% 1.32% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.40% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 2
Median daily rate £475 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
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
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1219 1505 1228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.14% 94.89% 96.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 770 709
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (78.95%) Mainframe
2 29 (76.32%) Finance
3 26 (68.42%) CA
4 9 (23.68%) Banking
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) JCL
6 2 (5.26%) Flash
6 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.63%) Retail
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.63%) SAS
7 1 (2.63%) SMS
7 1 (2.63%) FTP
7 1 (2.63%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) DB2
7 1 (2.63%) Unix
7 1 (2.63%) Windows
7 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
7 1 (2.63%) Risk Management

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (2.63%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) FTP
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) DB2
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 29 (76.32%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 30 (78.95%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
2 2 (5.26%) Migration
2 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
3 1 (2.63%) Change Management
3 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) JCL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) CA
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle