The median contractor rate for a Senior Operations Analyst was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Senior Operations Analyst
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 648 637
Rank change year-on-year +43 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Operations Analyst 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.006% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.006% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £600 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £473 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £578 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £475 £288
% change year-on-year +26.31% +65.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98420 117801 120925
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4481 5171 7481
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Senior Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Operations Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Operations Analyst in the UK

Senior Operations Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Operations Analyst in the UK

Senior Operations Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Operations Analyst in the UK

Senior Operations Analyst
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Operations Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England +38 3 £625 +8.69% 1
UK excluding London +38 3 £600 +26.31%
Scotland +35 2 £600 +26.31%
London +13 2 £625 +8.69% 1
East of England - 1 £550 -

Senior Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Back Office
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Management
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (12.50%) COBIT
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Qualys
4 1 (12.50%) Haskell
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) RUP
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server

Senior Operations Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Back Office
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Investment Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) F#
1 1 (12.50%) Haskell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Scala
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Avaya
1 1 (12.50%) Qualys
1 1 (12.50%) VMware