The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 2 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 33.33% - 16.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.10% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate
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£325 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.75 £28.82
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -0.22%
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 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
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 87.50% 83.33% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 12
Average daily rate £338 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £36.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Sussex

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

Business Analyst
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 12 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) BPR
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Local Government
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) MS Office
5 1 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
5 1 (5.56%) System Testing
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Local Government
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) BPR
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Web Design
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
4 1 (5.56%) System Testing
4 1 (5.56%) User Stories
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) VBA