The first table below looks at the demand for Business Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analysis
Rank 34 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 9 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.45% 4.11% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 5.88% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 23
Average daily rate £400 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £388 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.89 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +28.70%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 306 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 74.66% 69.86% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 205 201
Average daily rate £375 £384 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £17.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Business Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Analysis Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Business Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Business Analysis
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +2 5 £400 +11.88%
East Grinstead - 4 £330 -
Horsham - - - - 2
Worthing - - - - 1
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis.

1 10 (52.63%) ISEB
2 6 (31.58%) Smart Meter
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma
4 4 (21.05%) BPR
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
5 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
5 3 (15.79%) IIBA
5 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) B2C
6 2 (10.53%) SLA
6 2 (10.53%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) Middleware
6 2 (10.53%) DMAIC
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Management Information System

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Business Analysis also 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 that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Academy Housing
1 1 (5.26%) arcHouse
1 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) EDRMS
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Analyst
2 15 (78.95%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Business Process Architect
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.26%) Process Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Business Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Smart Meter
2 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Business Process Improvement
1 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
1 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma
2 4 (21.05%) BPR
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) B2C
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) DMAIC
4 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) ISEB
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Northgate
2 1 (5.26%) Civica
2 1 (5.26%) Capita
2 1 (5.26%) Orchard
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft