The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 67 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 35 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.89% 0.62% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 32 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £187.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-90.13% +1239.28%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1760 1542 1231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.08% 95.19% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1066 927 682
Median daily rate £388 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 67
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.95 £32.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Manchester region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (85.00%) Finance
2 26 (65.00%) CA
2 26 (65.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (17.50%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (15.00%) AIFMD
4 6 (15.00%) UCITS
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.00%) EMC VNX
5 4 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (10.00%) Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Unix
5 4 (10.00%) Windows
5 4 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (7.50%) VMware
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) Solaris
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.50%) EMCSA
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.50%) FTP

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
1 1 (2.50%) tcpdump
1 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
General
1 34 (85.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 26 (65.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.50%) Life Science
3 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
1 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.50%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (2.50%) Security Operations
5 1 (2.50%) SIEM
5 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) EMCSA
2 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) AIFMD
1 6 (15.00%) UCITS
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) CA
2 4 (10.00%) EMC
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Sourcefire