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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Analyst
Rank 374 401 362
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -39
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 46 33 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 36
Average daily rate
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£310 £280 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £313 £293
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - £11.49
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
22591 23369 24032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.98% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15618 16068 15796
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 438 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +23 8 £320 +40.65% 2
Greenford - 3 - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Operations Analyst
England

Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (45.69%) Finance
2 41 (35.34%) Microsoft
3 39 (33.62%) Active Directory
4 36 (31.03%) UNIX
5 32 (27.59%) Financial Institution
5 32 (27.59%) Control-M
5 32 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 31 (26.72%) NetBackup
6 31 (26.72%) Windows
7 30 (25.86%) Veritas
7 30 (25.86%) Hedge funds
8 26 (22.41%) ITIL
8 26 (22.41%) SLA
9 23 (19.83%) Problem Management
10 20 (17.24%) HP
11 18 (15.52%) Backup Exec
11 18 (15.52%) Tivoli
12 17 (14.66%) Firewall
13 15 (12.93%) Middleware
13 15 (12.93%) MS Office
13 15 (12.93%) SQL
13 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (12.07%) SCOM
14 14 (12.07%) BMC
15 13 (11.21%) Solaris
15 13 (11.21%) VMware
16 12 (10.34%) Blackberry
16 12 (10.34%) Nagios
16 12 (10.34%) WAN
16 12 (10.34%) Intel

Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (4.31%) IIS
5 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.59%) MQSeries
5 3 (2.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.59%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) MS Office
2 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Eagle STAR
2 2 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.72%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.86%) ZaiNet
3 1 (0.86%) Aligne
3 1 (0.86%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.66%) Firewall
2 12 (10.34%) WAN
3 10 (8.62%) MPLS
3 10 (8.62%) DSL
3 10 (8.62%) LAN
3 10 (8.62%) BIG-IP
4 9 (7.76%) SAN
5 7 (6.03%) Network Security
6 4 (3.45%) LDAP
7 3 (2.59%) DHCP
7 3 (2.59%) FTP
7 3 (2.59%) HTTP
7 3 (2.59%) Kerberos
7 3 (2.59%) SNMP
7 3 (2.59%) DNS
8 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.86%) NAS
9 1 (0.86%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.59%) DB2
3 2 (1.72%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) OLAP
General
1 53 (45.69%) Finance
2 32 (27.59%) Financial Institution
3 7 (6.03%) Banking
4 5 (4.31%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Law
5 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.59%) Back Office
6 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.72%) Legal
6 2 (1.72%) Billing
7 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.86%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.93%) Middleware
2 3 (2.59%) J2EE
2 3 (2.59%) JDBC
3 1 (0.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.86%) Hedge funds
2 12 (10.34%) Blackberry
3 8 (6.90%) AS400
3 8 (6.90%) SecurID
3 8 (6.90%) VAX
4 6 (5.17%) Thin Client
4 6 (5.17%) Fat Client
5 5 (4.31%) Reference Data
6 4 (3.45%) Fixed Income
6 4 (3.45%) Derivative
7 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.86%) PKI
8 1 (0.86%) Statistics
8 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.86%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.86%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.03%) UNIX
2 31 (26.72%) Windows
3 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (11.21%) Solaris
5 12 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.62%) VMS
7 9 (7.76%) Linux
8 3 (2.59%) AIX
9 2 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
2 26 (22.41%) ITIL
3 23 (19.83%) Problem Management
4 12 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (9.48%) Service Management
6 10 (8.62%) Performance Management
7 7 (6.03%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.31%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.31%) Release Management
8 5 (4.31%) ITSM
8 5 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.45%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.45%) Change Management
9 4 (3.45%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.45%) BCP
9 4 (3.45%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (3.45%) People Management
10 3 (2.59%) Data Management
10 3 (2.59%) E-Commerce
10 3 (2.59%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.93%) SQL
2 7 (6.03%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.31%) VBScript
3 5 (4.31%) C
4 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.59%) Java
4 3 (2.59%) Perl
5 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.86%) REXX
5 1 (0.86%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.72%) CISSP
1 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.86%) JNCIA
2 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.86%) ISEB
2 1 (0.86%) CCNA
2 1 (0.86%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (22.41%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (33.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.62%) NLBS
3 7 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.17%) XenApp
4 6 (5.17%) Xen
5 4 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (2.59%) vSphere
7 2 (1.72%) UAG
8 1 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (27.59%) Control-M
2 31 (26.72%) NetBackup
3 18 (15.52%) Backup Exec
3 18 (15.52%) Tivoli
4 14 (12.07%) SCOM
5 12 (10.34%) Nagios
6 10 (8.62%) BMC PATROL
6 10 (8.62%) WSUS
7 8 (6.90%) Tivoli NetView
7 8 (6.90%) Netcool
7 8 (6.90%) Legato
7 8 (6.90%) OpenView
7 8 (6.90%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.59%) SCCM
9 1 (0.86%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 41 (35.34%) Microsoft
2 30 (25.86%) Veritas
3 20 (17.24%) HP
4 14 (12.07%) BMC
5 13 (11.21%) VMware
6 12 (10.34%) Intel
6 12 (10.34%) SolarWinds
6 12 (10.34%) Altiris
7 11 (9.48%) IBM
7 11 (9.48%) Citrix
8 10 (8.62%) Remedy
8 10 (8.62%) CheckPoint
8 10 (8.62%) Cisco
9 8 (6.90%) Oracle
9 8 (6.90%) Wall Street Systems
10 5 (4.31%) Cognos
11 2 (1.72%) Calypso
11 2 (1.72%) Juniper
11 2 (1.72%) F5
11 2 (1.72%) Riverbed
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