The first table below looks at the demand for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised 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 Analyst
Rank 28 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 5 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.60% 12.31% 11.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 13.11% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 21
Average daily rate £383 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £390 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £540 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.98% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-26.51% +13.79%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 122 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 96.35% 93.85% 97.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 60 121
Average daily rate £275 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £535 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 4
Average hourly rate £15.88 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% -4.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Business Analyst
East Sussex

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analyst in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Reference Data
6 2 (15.38%) Product Management
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Customer Segmentation
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Informatica
7 1 (7.69%) NHS
7 1 (7.69%) DSDM
7 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) MS Project
7 1 (7.69%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) DOC1
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Banking
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Business Analyst in their job title 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 with Business Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) DOC1
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Reference Data
2 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Customer Segmentation
5 2 (15.38%) Product Management
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) DSDM
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica