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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £187.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-90.13% +1071.87%
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
295 434 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 95.47% 93.33% 88.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 309 201
Median daily rate £375 £442 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +33.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 35
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £15.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.25 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) JCL
3 2 (50.00%) REXX
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) CA Endevor
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) People Management
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Ektron
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) FileNet
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Tandem
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Genesys

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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) FileNet
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JCL
2 2 (50.00%) REXX
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Ektron
1 1 (25.00%) Genesys
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) VMware