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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
Rank 115 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Operations Research 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.11% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £218
UK excluding London average daily rate £703 £288 £218
% change year-on-year
+144.34% +32.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
1506 1628 1291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.43% 78.57% 73.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 887 698
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 77 64
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.58 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Operations Research
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Research across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Operations Research also 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 that cited Operations Research.

1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) SAS
1 4 (66.67%) B2C
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Teradata
1 4 (66.67%) Netezza
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
1 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Operations Research also 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 that cited Operations Research. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) B2C
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Netezza
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Teradata