The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brighton region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 30 12 31
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 3 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.56% 9.23% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 12.12% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate £383 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £374
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.13 £31.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +30.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 99 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 68.75% 76.15% 69.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 58 85
Average daily rate £334 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £571 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 2
Average hourly rate £21.61 £21.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.90% +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.50 £23.33 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Business Analysis
East Sussex

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Analysis across the Brighton region.

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the Brighton region.

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Customer Segmentation
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) MS Project
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) NHS
7 1 (7.69%) DOC1
7 1 (7.69%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) Change Control

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) DOC1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Data Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Customer Segmentation
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix