The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Analyst
England / London
Rank 385 382 366
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 18 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 41
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +65.21%

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
18146 19966 19997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12978 14043 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 310 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -22 1 £510 +0.99% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £400 -
Operations Analyst
England

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 London region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 17 (27.87%) Security Operations
3 16 (26.23%) Banking
3 16 (26.23%) Windows
4 11 (18.03%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (18.03%) Unix
4 11 (18.03%) Firewall
5 10 (16.39%) Linux
5 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (13.11%) Protective Monitoring
6 8 (13.11%) SIEM
6 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
6 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (13.11%) SQL
7 7 (11.48%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (11.48%) Investment Banking
7 7 (11.48%) SWIFT
8 6 (9.84%) Splunk
8 6 (9.84%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
8 6 (9.84%) LAN
8 6 (9.84%) WAN
8 6 (9.84%) Middleware
8 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
8 6 (9.84%) ELK Stack
9 5 (8.20%) Case Management
9 5 (8.20%) Change Management
9 5 (8.20%) Back Office
9 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (4.92%) Confluence
1 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) LAN
2 6 (9.84%) WAN
3 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.20%) VPN
4 4 (6.56%) VoIP
5 2 (3.28%) MPLS
6 1 (1.64%) DNS
6 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.64%) LDAP
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.92%) QlikView
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.64%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Banking
3 7 (11.48%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Back Office
5 4 (6.56%) Legal
6 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.28%) Retail
7 1 (1.64%) Front Office
7 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) ELK Stack
1 6 (9.84%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.64%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) SWIFT
3 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.56%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.92%) Equities
5 3 (4.92%) Tandem
6 2 (3.28%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.28%) Reference Data
6 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.64%) Derivative
7 1 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.64%) FMCG
7 1 (1.64%) iSeries
7 1 (1.64%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 11 (18.03%) Unix
3 10 (16.39%) Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Debian
5 2 (3.28%) MVS
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.64%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Security Operations
2 11 (18.03%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
3 8 (13.11%) Protective Monitoring
3 8 (13.11%) SIEM
4 7 (11.48%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (9.84%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.20%) Case Management
6 5 (8.20%) Cash Management
6 5 (8.20%) Change Management
6 5 (8.20%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Line Management
7 4 (6.56%) Migration
7 4 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.56%) Patch Management
7 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
3 5 (8.20%) Python
4 4 (6.56%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.28%) JCL
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) Groovy
7 1 (1.64%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ACCA
3 2 (3.28%) CIMA
4 1 (1.64%) CISSP
4 1 (1.64%) SANS
4 1 (1.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) FATCA
1 2 (3.28%) MiFID
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Cronacle
3 1 (1.64%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) QRadar
2 2 (3.28%) Cacti
2 2 (3.28%) Nagios
3 1 (1.64%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.64%) Control-M
3 1 (1.64%) Kibana
3 1 (1.64%) logstash
3 1 (1.64%) Nessus
3 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Splunk
2 5 (8.20%) IBM
2 5 (8.20%) LogRhythm
2 5 (8.20%) ServiceNow
2 5 (8.20%) SmartStream
3 4 (6.56%) Apple
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (6.56%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) CA
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco
4 2 (3.28%) F5
4 2 (3.28%) Intel Security
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.28%) Sybase
4 2 (3.28%) Tableau
5 1 (1.64%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.64%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) Marketo