The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Sussex region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / East Sussex
Rank 18 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 15 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.14% 6.09% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.58% 6.11% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 7
Median daily rate £500 £334 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.92% -24.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £424 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £38.57 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.08% +28.56%

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
198 229 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 94.29% 99.57% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 125 162
Median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 25
Median hourly rate £43.50 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.13% -26.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Sussex region that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 January 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
Brighton +11 9 £363 -3.33% 4
Lewes -2 1 - - 1
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Business 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 across the East Sussex region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (25.00%) User Experience
4 11 (22.92%) MS Visio
4 11 (22.92%) Product Management
5 9 (18.75%) Business Process Mapping
6 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (14.58%) SDLC
8 5 (10.42%) User Stories
8 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.42%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (8.33%) ISEB
9 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.33%) UML
10 3 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (6.25%) .NET
10 3 (6.25%) MS Office
10 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.25%) JIRA
10 3 (6.25%) Retail
10 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (4.17%) Use Case
11 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.17%) BDD
11 2 (4.17%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.17%) Business Transformation

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) RIA
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 11 (22.92%) Product Management
4 9 (18.75%) Business Process Mapping
5 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 7 (14.58%) SDLC
6 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (10.42%) User Stories
8 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.33%) UML
9 3 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.17%) BDD
10 2 (4.17%) Data Flow Diagram
10 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.17%) Process Improvement
10 2 (4.17%) Use Case
10 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) CIPD
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.08%) QA