The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 41 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.01% - 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.78% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £28.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +143.47%
Operations Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
284 400 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.98% 93.02% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 271 278
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £164 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £740 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 23
Median hourly rate £39.75 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.02 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Operations Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Blackpool - 6 £335 -
Operations Analyst
North West

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Lancashire region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) PaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Data Management
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITSM
3 4 (66.67%) Tandem
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 4 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Tandem
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Data Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) ITSM
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft