The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 34 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 8 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.56% 4.79% 7.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 5.07% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 12
Average daily rate
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£420 £413 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £313 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £470 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -16.66%
Business Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
290 276 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 92.95% 94.52% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 138 142
Average daily rate £325 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £190 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.23 £13.25 £14.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £21.33 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -9 7 £440 - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 18 (33.96%) Business Analysis
2 14 (26.42%) Finance
3 13 (24.53%) QA
4 12 (22.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (18.87%) Data Management
6 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.98%) C#
7 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
7 8 (15.09%) Banking
8 7 (13.21%) QlikView
9 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
9 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
9 6 (11.32%) SQL
9 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
10 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
10 5 (9.43%) SAS
10 5 (9.43%) Project Management
10 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.43%) ISEB
10 5 (9.43%) Retail
10 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (9.43%) Data Quality
10 5 (9.43%) Web Development
11 4 (7.55%) Predictive Analytics
11 4 (7.55%) Analytics
11 4 (7.55%) Time Series Analysis
11 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.55%) Six Sigma
11 4 (7.55%) Migration

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.43%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS Project
4 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) WLAN
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) QlikView
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.89%) MS Access
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Business Analysis
2 12 (22.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (18.87%) Data Management
4 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (9.43%) Project Management
5 5 (9.43%) Web Development
6 4 (7.55%) Predictive Analytics
6 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.55%) Analytics
6 4 (7.55%) Migration
6 4 (7.55%) Time Series Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Six Sigma
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.66%) Change Management
7 3 (5.66%) Information Management
7 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.77%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (3.77%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) C#
2 6 (11.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Citrix
2 1 (1.89%) Teradata