The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IT Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Operations Analyst
UK
Rank 592 606 611
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.013% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £88 £345 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-74.63% -16.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £88 £345 -
% change year-on-year
-74.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42518 47379 47264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.78% 94.76% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27667 30205 29656
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1737 1864
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

IT Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

IT Operations Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IT Operations Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT Operations Analyst
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Operations Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
North West +23 1 £88 -70.83% 2
England +17 1 £88 -74.63% 8
Manchester - 1 £88 - 2

IT Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT 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 featuring IT Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Markit EDM
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Control-M
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN

IT Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (20.00%) IBM