The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gatwick region that had Business Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 17 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.47% 4.88% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 4.88% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £47.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-11.70% +14.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 95.59% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 34 16
Median daily rate £465 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Gatwick region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) B2B
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) JIRA
4 3 (21.43%) Document Composition
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Google
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Confluence
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 1 (7.14%) User Experience
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) ISEB

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) B2B
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Document Composition
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Apple
1 2 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow