The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Analyst
Rank 343 388 369
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 68 37 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 42
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£320 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 - £23.25
Operations Analyst
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22045 23287 24756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.78% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 15957 16253
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 446 630
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Operations Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 9 £320 -4.47% 1
Bromley - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Operations Analyst
England

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Operations Analyst in their job title 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 with Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 53 (44.17%) Finance
2 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 37 (30.83%) Active Directory
4 36 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 33 (27.50%) UNIX
6 31 (25.83%) Financial Institution
7 29 (24.17%) Control-M
7 29 (24.17%) NetBackup
7 29 (24.17%) Veritas
7 29 (24.17%) Hedge funds
8 25 (20.83%) SLA
8 25 (20.83%) Windows
9 23 (19.17%) ITIL
10 20 (16.67%) HP
11 19 (15.83%) Problem Management
12 18 (15.00%) Tivoli
13 17 (14.17%) Backup Exec
13 17 (14.17%) Firewall
14 16 (13.33%) SQL
15 15 (12.50%) MS Office
15 15 (12.50%) Middleware
16 13 (10.83%) Banking
16 13 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
17 12 (10.00%) SolarWinds
17 12 (10.00%) Windows 7
17 12 (10.00%) SCOM
17 12 (10.00%) Altiris
17 12 (10.00%) Nagios
17 12 (10.00%) Blackberry

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Operations Analyst in their job title 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 with Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.33%) IIS
6 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.50%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Eagle STAR
2 2 (1.67%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.67%) PolarLake
2 2 (1.67%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.83%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.83%) Endur
3 1 (0.83%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.17%) Firewall
2 10 (8.33%) BIG-IP
2 10 (8.33%) MPLS
2 10 (8.33%) DSL
2 10 (8.33%) LAN
2 10 (8.33%) WAN
3 7 (5.83%) Network Security
4 6 (5.00%) SAN
5 4 (3.33%) LDAP
6 3 (2.50%) DHCP
6 3 (2.50%) FTP
6 3 (2.50%) HTTP
6 3 (2.50%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.50%) SNMP
6 3 (2.50%) DNS
7 1 (0.83%) X.509
7 1 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.50%) DB2
3 1 (0.83%) OLAP
3 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
General
1 53 (44.17%) Finance
2 31 (25.83%) Financial Institution
3 13 (10.83%) Banking
4 6 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.17%) Retail
5 5 (4.17%) Law
5 5 (4.17%) Legal
6 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.33%) Front Office
6 4 (3.33%) Back Office
7 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.67%) Billing
7 2 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.50%) Middleware
2 3 (2.50%) J2EE
2 3 (2.50%) JDBC
3 1 (0.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.17%) Hedge funds
2 12 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 8 (6.67%) AS400
3 8 (6.67%) SecurID
3 8 (6.67%) VAX
4 6 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 6 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 6 (5.00%) Derivative
5 5 (4.17%) Reference Data
6 4 (3.33%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.83%) Equities
7 1 (0.83%) PKI
7 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.50%) UNIX
2 25 (20.83%) Windows
3 13 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (10.00%) Solaris
5 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.67%) VMS
6 8 (6.67%) Linux
7 3 (2.50%) AIX
8 2 (1.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (19.17%) ITIL
3 19 (15.83%) Problem Management
4 12 (10.00%) Service Management
4 12 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 8 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 8 (6.67%) Data Management
7 6 (5.00%) ITSM
8 5 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.17%) Release Management
9 4 (3.33%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (3.33%) Change Management
9 4 (3.33%) BCP
9 4 (3.33%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.33%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.33%) Data Analysis
10 3 (2.50%) Workflow
10 3 (2.50%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.33%) SQL
2 7 (5.83%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.17%) C
3 5 (4.17%) VBScript
4 3 (2.50%) Java
4 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.50%) Perl
5 2 (1.67%) REXX
5 2 (1.67%) JCL
6 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (0.83%) CISSP
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.83%) SLA
2 5 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (30.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.33%) NLBS
3 7 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.00%) Xen
5 4 (3.33%) XenApp
5 4 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (24.17%) Control-M
1 29 (24.17%) NetBackup
2 18 (15.00%) Tivoli
3 17 (14.17%) Backup Exec
4 12 (10.00%) SCOM
4 12 (10.00%) Nagios
5 10 (8.33%) WSUS
6 8 (6.67%) HP SIM
6 8 (6.67%) OpenView
6 8 (6.67%) Legato
6 8 (6.67%) Tivoli NetView
6 8 (6.67%) Netcool
6 8 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.83%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 29 (24.17%) Veritas
3 20 (16.67%) HP
4 12 (10.00%) Intel
4 12 (10.00%) BMC
4 12 (10.00%) Altiris
4 12 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 11 (9.17%) VMware
5 11 (9.17%) IBM
6 10 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 10 (8.33%) Cisco
7 9 (7.50%) Oracle
7 9 (7.50%) Citrix
8 8 (6.67%) Remedy
8 8 (6.67%) Wall Street Systems
9 5 (4.17%) Cognos
10 2 (1.67%) Calypso
10 2 (1.67%) SmartCo
11 1 (0.83%) Tableau
11 1 (0.83%) ServiceNow
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