The table below looks at the statistics for the Operations Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Support Analyst
Rank 401 412 405
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Support Analyst 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.014% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.015% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Average daily rate £400 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £263 -
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operations Support 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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Operations Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Operations Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Operations Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Operations Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Operations Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Operations Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Operations Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Operations Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Operations Support 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 Support Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 1 £221 -
Operations Support Analyst
England

Operations Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Operations Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Cacti
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) Web Operations
3 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Fintech
4 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 3 (25.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 3 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Market Making
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 3 (25.00%) KDB
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall

Operations Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Operations Support 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 Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) MPLS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) KDB
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Fintech
1 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) VMS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Web Operations
2 3 (25.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (25.00%) Market Making
2 3 (25.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) NLBS
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Cacti
2 3 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (8.33%) Control-M
3 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) BMC
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) VMware