The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 57 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.43% - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £488 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 - £14.50
Operations Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
450 529 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.83% 99.06% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 299 311
Median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 38 60
Median hourly rate £16.50 £36.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Operations Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Colchester - 1 £500 -
Operations Analyst
East of England

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Essex region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Maximo
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) RHCE
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
1 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec