The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 465 472 473
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 172 157 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.31% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 108 74
Median daily rate £475 £420 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Median hourly rate £18.50 £113.27 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.66% +655.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £53.89 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £172.65 £15.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £187.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-90.13% +1150.00%
Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Operations Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -59 48 £460 +8.23% 13
West Midlands -15 35 £475 +11.76% 1
North West +31 34 £475 +18.75%
South East +3 16 £499 +39.12% 4
Yorkshire +12 14 £295 -15.71% 2
South West +21 12 £325 -
East of England +18 5 £446 +70.00%
North East -24 1 £93 -66.36%
Operations Analyst
UK

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 132 (49.44%) Finance
2 93 (34.83%) Mainframe
3 87 (32.58%) CA
4 38 (14.23%) ITIL
5 34 (12.73%) Windows
6 30 (11.24%) Security Operations
7 28 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (10.11%) Business Analysis
9 25 (9.36%) Unix
10 24 (8.99%) IBM
11 23 (8.61%) Banking
12 17 (6.37%) Linux
13 16 (5.99%) JCL
13 16 (5.99%) Security Operations Centre
13 16 (5.99%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (5.62%) Service Delivery
15 14 (5.24%) Firewall
15 14 (5.24%) CISSP
16 13 (4.87%) Microsoft
16 13 (4.87%) SQL
16 13 (4.87%) MS Office
16 13 (4.87%) Data Analysis
16 13 (4.87%) Incident Management
17 12 (4.49%) Degree
17 12 (4.49%) Retail
18 11 (4.12%) Change Management
18 11 (4.12%) Project Management
18 11 (4.12%) MS Excel
18 11 (4.12%) Information Security
18 11 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (2.25%) Apache
1 6 (2.25%) CICS
2 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.12%) Commerce Server
3 3 (1.12%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.75%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.75%) Totara
5 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.37%) Confluence
5 1 (0.37%) FileNet
5 1 (0.37%) IIS
5 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (4.87%) MS Office
2 11 (4.12%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.75%) Fredhopper
1 2 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (0.75%) Taleo
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.24%) Firewall
2 9 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (3.00%) Internet
4 6 (2.25%) DNS
5 3 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.75%) FTP
6 2 (0.75%) Network Security
7 1 (0.37%) DHCP
7 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.37%) IntruShield
7 1 (0.37%) MPLS
7 1 (0.37%) NAS
7 1 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.37%) SAN
7 1 (0.37%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.37%) VLAN
7 1 (0.37%) VPN
7 1 (0.37%) WebEx
7 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.62%) DB2
2 4 (1.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.12%) QlikView
4 2 (0.75%) GIS
5 1 (0.37%) Big Data
5 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.75%) Bitbucket
2 2 (0.75%) ChangeMan
2 2 (0.75%) JIRA
2 2 (0.75%) Subversion
3 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 132 (49.44%) Finance
2 23 (8.61%) Banking
3 12 (4.49%) Retail
4 10 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.00%) Marketing
6 7 (2.62%) Legal
7 6 (2.25%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.87%) Advertising
8 5 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.12%) Back Office
9 3 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.12%) Front Office
10 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.37%) Automotive
11 1 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.00%) XML
2 4 (1.50%) HTML
3 3 (1.12%) Ajax
3 3 (1.12%) CSS
3 3 (1.12%) JSON
4 2 (0.75%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (0.75%) ISPF
4 2 (0.75%) jBPM
4 2 (0.75%) SOAP
4 2 (0.75%) Web Services
4 2 (0.75%) Worklight
5 1 (0.37%) .NET
5 1 (0.37%) Doctrine
5 1 (0.37%) FIXML
5 1 (0.37%) Flash
5 1 (0.37%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.37%) Kafka
5 1 (0.37%) Middleware
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 93 (34.83%) Mainframe
2 28 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.99%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.25%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.87%) Equities
6 5 (1.87%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.50%) EMC VNX
7 4 (1.50%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (1.50%) Tandem
8 3 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.12%) Derivative
8 3 (1.12%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.75%) AS400
9 2 (0.75%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.75%) Economics
9 2 (0.75%) HACMP
9 2 (0.75%) iSeries
9 2 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.73%) Windows
2 25 (9.36%) Unix
3 17 (6.37%) Linux
4 10 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.62%) zOS
6 4 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.12%) AIX
7 3 (1.12%) Solaris
8 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.75%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.37%) HPUX
9 1 (0.37%) MVS
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (14.23%) ITIL
2 30 (11.24%) Security Operations
3 27 (10.11%) Business Analysis
4 16 (5.99%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (5.62%) Service Delivery
6 13 (4.87%) Data Analysis
6 13 (4.87%) Incident Management
7 11 (4.12%) Change Management
7 11 (4.12%) Information Security
7 11 (4.12%) Project Management
7 11 (4.12%) SIEM
7 11 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (3.75%) Migration
8 10 (3.75%) Operations Management
8 10 (3.75%) Service Management
8 10 (3.75%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (3.37%) Ethical Hacking
9 9 (3.37%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (3.00%) E-Commerce
10 8 (3.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.99%) JCL
2 13 (4.87%) SQL
3 6 (2.25%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.87%) REXX
5 4 (1.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.12%) Java
6 3 (1.12%) VB
7 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (5.24%) CISSP
2 12 (4.49%) Degree
3 10 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.37%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.25%) CISM
6 5 (1.87%) CEH
7 4 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.50%) OCA
7 4 (1.50%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.12%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.12%) EMCSA
9 2 (0.75%) CISA
9 2 (0.75%) MCP
9 2 (0.75%) SANS
9 2 (0.75%) SSCP
10 1 (0.37%) ACCA
10 1 (0.37%) ISEB
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.00%) QA
2 7 (2.62%) SLA
3 6 (2.25%) AIFMD
3 6 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.25%) UCITS
4 4 (1.50%) MiFID
5 2 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.37%) COBIT
6 1 (0.37%) EMIR
6 1 (0.37%) FATCA
6 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.37%) SAS 70
System Software
1 7 (2.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.75%) RACF
3 2 (0.75%) Snort
3 2 (0.75%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.37%) Docker
4 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.00%) CA Endevor
2 4 (1.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (1.50%) QRadar
2 4 (1.50%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (1.12%) SCOM
4 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.75%) WSUS
5 1 (0.37%) EnCase
5 1 (0.37%) MOM
5 1 (0.37%) Nessus
5 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.37%) SCCM
5 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 87 (32.58%) CA
2 24 (8.99%) IBM
3 13 (4.87%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.37%) Oracle
5 8 (3.00%) HP
5 8 (3.00%) Splunk
6 6 (2.25%) VMware
7 5 (1.87%) Qualys
7 5 (1.87%) Sun
8 4 (1.50%) ArcSight
8 4 (1.50%) BMC
8 4 (1.50%) Citrix
8 4 (1.50%) EMC
8 4 (1.50%) SAP
9 3 (1.12%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.75%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.75%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.75%) Saba
10 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.75%) SumTotal
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