The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Research skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 117 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Operations Research 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.047% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.057% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £295 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Operations Research
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1549 1765 1622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.87% 83.22% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1152 936
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 81 76
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £49.78 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Operations Research as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Research Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Operations Research
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Operations Research Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Operations Research
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Operations Research Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Operations Research also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (75.00%) Django
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) SciPy
2 3 (75.00%) NumPy
2 3 (75.00%) Sphinx
2 3 (75.00%) Military
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Linear Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (25.00%) RAD
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VBA

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Python Programmer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Django
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) NumPy
1 3 (75.00%) SciPy
1 3 (75.00%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Social Network
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Linear Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (25.00%) RAD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ESRI
1 1 (25.00%) SIMUL8