The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 487 496 461
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -35
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 93 84 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 58 66
Average daily rate £400 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £307 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.06% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £12.45 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.61% -4.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £11.95 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+58.99% -8.07%
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
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 42 £450 +3.44% 17
South East +5 13 £336 -20.94% 1
South West +10 8 £188 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -4 8 £313 -19.87% 1
North West -16 8 £313 -13.79% 3
East of England +5 7 £425 +44.06% 1
West Midlands -13 6 £468 - 2
North East - 1 £280 -
Operations Analyst
UK

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 112 (47.06%) Finance
2 55 (23.11%) Mainframe
3 50 (21.01%) Banking
4 46 (19.33%) Windows
5 37 (15.55%) CA
6 33 (13.87%) Unix
7 31 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (12.61%) Microsoft
9 29 (12.18%) Security Operations
10 26 (10.92%) Change Management
10 26 (10.92%) JCL
10 26 (10.92%) Linux
11 25 (10.50%) Tivoli
12 24 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 23 (9.66%) ITIL
14 22 (9.24%) IBM
15 20 (8.40%) REXX
16 18 (7.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 18 (7.56%) Business Analysis
16 18 (7.56%) Data Centre
17 17 (7.14%) Retail
17 17 (7.14%) Shell Script
17 17 (7.14%) SQL
18 16 (6.72%) FTP
18 16 (6.72%) Investment Banking
18 16 (6.72%) Time Sharing Option
18 16 (6.72%) iSeries
18 16 (6.72%) ISPF
18 16 (6.72%) Problem Management
19 15 (6.30%) VMware

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (5.88%) IIS
2 7 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.10%) CICS
4 4 (1.68%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.84%) Apache
5 2 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.84%) Commerce Server
5 2 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.20%) MS Office
3 7 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Fredhopper
1 1 (0.42%) Hi Portfolio
1 1 (0.42%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (0.42%) Maximo
1 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.72%) FTP
2 9 (3.78%) Firewall
3 8 (3.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (3.36%) LAN
4 7 (2.94%) Internet
5 6 (2.52%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.52%) WAN
6 4 (1.68%) SAN
7 3 (1.26%) Network Security
7 3 (1.26%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.84%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.84%) DNS
8 2 (0.84%) Intranet
8 2 (0.84%) LDAP
8 2 (0.84%) MPLS
8 2 (0.84%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.42%) HTTP
9 1 (0.42%) VoIP
9 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.20%) DB2
3 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.26%) KDB
5 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.42%) Big Data
6 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.42%) MySQL
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.46%) ChangeMan
2 4 (1.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.42%) Metasploit
General
1 112 (47.06%) Finance
2 50 (21.01%) Banking
3 17 (7.14%) Retail
4 16 (6.72%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.62%) Front Office
6 7 (2.94%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.10%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.68%) Back Office
8 4 (1.68%) Legal
9 2 (0.84%) Marketing
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.42%) German Language
10 1 (0.42%) International Banking
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.72%) ISPF
2 8 (3.36%) .NET
2 8 (3.36%) Web Services
3 4 (1.68%) ELK Stack
3 4 (1.68%) Middleware
4 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.26%) Silverlight
5 2 (0.84%) Ajax
5 2 (0.84%) CSS
5 2 (0.84%) HTML
5 2 (0.84%) JSON
5 2 (0.84%) XML
6 1 (0.42%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 55 (23.11%) Mainframe
2 31 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.56%) Data Centre
4 16 (6.72%) iSeries
5 13 (5.46%) AS400
6 11 (4.62%) HACMP
6 11 (4.62%) Security Operations Centre
7 10 (4.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (3.36%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.10%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (2.10%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.68%) Derivative
10 4 (1.68%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.26%) Equities
11 3 (1.26%) Fintech
11 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.84%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.84%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.84%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.33%) Windows
2 33 (13.87%) Unix
3 26 (10.92%) Linux
4 13 (5.46%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.78%) zOS
8 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.10%) MVS
10 2 (0.84%) AIX
10 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.42%) Android
11 1 (0.42%) OS/390
11 1 (0.42%) VMS
11 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (12.18%) Security Operations
2 26 (10.92%) Change Management
3 24 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (9.66%) ITIL
5 18 (7.56%) Business Analysis
6 16 (6.72%) Problem Management
7 14 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
7 14 (5.88%) SIEM
8 13 (5.46%) Migration
9 11 (4.62%) Asset Management
9 11 (4.62%) Incident Management
9 11 (4.62%) Information Security
9 11 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (3.36%) Data Management
10 8 (3.36%) Line Management
11 7 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (2.94%) DevOps
11 7 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (2.94%) Project Management
11 7 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.92%) JCL
2 20 (8.40%) REXX
3 17 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 17 (7.14%) SQL
4 5 (2.10%) VB
5 4 (1.68%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.26%) C#
6 3 (1.26%) Java
6 3 (1.26%) Perl
6 3 (1.26%) Python
7 2 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.84%) VBA
8 1 (0.42%) COBOL
8 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (5.04%) Degree
2 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.94%) CISSP
3 7 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.52%) MCSE
5 4 (1.68%) MCP
5 4 (1.68%) MCSA
6 2 (0.84%) CEH
6 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.42%) CCNA
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.42%) CISM
7 1 (0.42%) GCIA
7 1 (0.42%) GCIH
7 1 (0.42%) HNC
7 1 (0.42%) RHCE
7 1 (0.42%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.46%) SLA
2 4 (1.68%) MiFID
3 2 (0.84%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.84%) EMIR
3 2 (0.84%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) COBIT
4 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.42%) TickIT
System Software
1 18 (7.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 16 (6.72%) Time Sharing Option
3 13 (5.46%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.84%) NLBS
6 2 (0.84%) RACF
6 2 (0.84%) Snort
6 2 (0.84%) Xen
6 2 (0.84%) XenApp
7 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 25 (10.50%) Tivoli
2 12 (5.04%) NetBackup
3 8 (3.36%) Backup Exec
3 8 (3.36%) Cacti
3 8 (3.36%) QRadar
4 7 (2.94%) Control-M
5 6 (2.52%) SCCM
5 6 (2.52%) WSUS
6 4 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.68%) Nagios
6 4 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.68%) Puppet
7 3 (1.26%) CA Endevor
7 3 (1.26%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.42%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.42%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.42%) SCOM
8 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (15.55%) CA
2 30 (12.61%) Microsoft
3 22 (9.24%) IBM
4 15 (6.30%) VMware
5 12 (5.04%) Splunk
6 10 (4.20%) Cisco
7 9 (3.78%) NetApp
7 9 (3.78%) Symantec
8 7 (2.94%) ArcSight
8 7 (2.94%) Citrix
8 7 (2.94%) McAfee
9 6 (2.52%) Veritas
10 4 (1.68%) CommVault
10 4 (1.68%) Murex
10 4 (1.68%) Rackspace
10 4 (1.68%) Sourcefire
11 3 (1.26%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.26%) DevExpress
11 3 (1.26%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.26%) Sun
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