The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Operations Research skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Operations Research over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Operations Research (or Operational Research)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 109 123 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing Operations Research 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.16% 0.092% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £469 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £500 £275
% change year-on-year -7.50% +81.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Operations Research is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1482 1740 1784
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.76% 79.78% 81.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 1171 1018
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 68 88
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Operations Research
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Operations Research as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Operations Research in Hampshire

Operations Research
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Operations Research in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Operations Research in Hampshire

Operations Research
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Operations Research in Hampshire

Operations Research
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Research within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Havant - 3 £469 -
Operations Research
South East

Operations Research
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Operations Research also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Operations Research.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SPSS
1 3 (100.00%) CHAID
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 3 (100.00%) Economics
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Logistic Regression
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Time Series Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Linear Regression
1 3 (100.00%) Tableau
1 3 (100.00%) ANOVA
2 2 (66.67%) A/B Testing
2 2 (66.67%) CRISP-DM
2 2 (66.67%) SPSS Modeler
2 2 (66.67%) Multivariate Testing
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel

Operations Research
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SPSS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) SPSS Modeler
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) ANOVA
1 3 (100.00%) CHAID
1 3 (100.00%) Economics
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Linear Regression
1 3 (100.00%) Logistic Regression
1 3 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (100.00%) Monte Carlo Method
1 3 (100.00%) Neural Network
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Time Series Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) A/B Testing
2 2 (66.67%) CRISP-DM
2 2 (66.67%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft