The median contractor rate for a IT Operations Analyst was £169 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Operations Analyst
UK / England
Rank 570 604 588
Rank change year-on-year +34 -16  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Operations Analyst 4 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.018% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.019% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 6
Median daily rate £169 £350 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.78% +22.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £345 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £528 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £88 £345 £170
% change year-on-year -74.63% +102.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39117 46709 45844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.82% 95.22% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25478 30619 28162
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1457 1852
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

IT Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured IT Operations Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Operations Analyst in England

IT Operations Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Operations Analyst in England

IT Operations Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Operations Analyst in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Operations Analyst in England

IT Operations Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Operations Analyst in England

IT Operations Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
South East +26 2 - - 2
London +23 1 £250 -33.33% 1
North West - 1 £88 -
IT Operations Analyst
UK

IT Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 across the England region featuring IT Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (25.00%) AppManager
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

IT Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Data Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AppManager
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
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