The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Analyst
Rank 218 239 258
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Analyst 28 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.27% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 8
Median daily rate £450 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £258 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £330 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £405 £358
% change year-on-year
-15.43% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +65.21%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7239 8931 9282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.53% 94.76% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4207 5169 5065
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 506 510
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.89 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Operations Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Operations Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +28 13 £450 +36.36% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 6 £475 -
Berkshire +12 6 £500 - 2
Hampshire - 2 £203 - 4
West Sussex +6 1 - - 1
Operations Analyst
England

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South East region featuring Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (30.23%) Target Operating Model
4 12 (27.91%) Transition Management
5 10 (23.26%) Firewall
5 10 (23.26%) ITIL
6 8 (18.60%) Linux
6 8 (18.60%) SQL
6 8 (18.60%) DB2
6 8 (18.60%) IBM
7 7 (16.28%) Unix
7 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.95%) Security Operations
8 6 (13.95%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (13.95%) Ajax
8 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
8 6 (13.95%) JSON
8 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
8 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
8 6 (13.95%) XML
8 6 (13.95%) AIX
8 6 (13.95%) Apache
8 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (13.95%) HTML
8 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
8 6 (13.95%) CSS
8 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.95%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (13.95%) Shell Script

Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (13.95%) Apache
1 6 (13.95%) Commerce Server
1 6 (13.95%) IBM HTTP Server
1 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
1 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (11.63%) WAN
3 4 (9.30%) ADSL
3 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
3 4 (9.30%) MPLS
3 4 (9.30%) VoIP
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) DB2
General
1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Ajax
1 6 (13.95%) CSS
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
1 6 (13.95%) JSON
1 6 (13.95%) XML
2 4 (9.30%) Worklight
3 1 (2.33%) Kafka
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (9.30%) e-Health
3 4 (9.30%) IVR
4 2 (4.65%) AS400
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.65%) iSeries
4 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.33%) Derivative
5 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Unix
3 6 (13.95%) AIX
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) MVS
6 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (30.23%) Target Operating Model
3 12 (27.91%) Transition Management
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.95%) Security Operations
6 5 (11.63%) DevOps
6 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (9.30%) Mobile First
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.65%) Change Management
9 2 (4.65%) Investment Management
9 2 (4.65%) ITSM
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) CISSP
3 4 (9.30%) CCNA
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) XenApp
2 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (6.98%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.33%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) IBM
2 4 (9.30%) AppDynamics
2 4 (9.30%) Avaya
2 4 (9.30%) CA
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) F5
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Splunk
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) Genesys
4 2 (4.65%) Hitachi
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Remedy
4 2 (4.65%) Wyse