The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West 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 26 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 29 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 63 50 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.31% 8.93% 9.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.46% 9.29% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 23
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £290 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £482 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +70.58%
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 West 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
745 538 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.28% 96.07% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 359 189
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 30
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Analyst across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Business Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Worthing -31 23 £475 +7.95%
Crawley 0 12 £395 +5.89% 1
Gatwick 0 1 £375 -10.71%
Horsham -11 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £410 -
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 West Sussex region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.08%) User Stories
3 29 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 26 (29.89%) Scrum
5 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (18.39%) Finance
7 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (14.94%) JIRA
9 11 (12.64%) ISEB
10 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.49%) User Experience
11 8 (9.20%) CRM
12 7 (8.05%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (8.05%) Confluence
13 6 (6.90%) SDLC
13 6 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
14 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
14 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (5.75%) Waterfall
14 5 (5.75%) Kanban
14 5 (5.75%) Data Mapping
14 5 (5.75%) Atlassian
15 4 (4.60%) Release Management
15 4 (4.60%) Software Delivery
15 4 (4.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
15 4 (4.60%) Web Services
15 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
15 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis
15 4 (4.60%) Systems Analysis

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 7 (8.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
1 1 (1.15%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) JIRA
2 2 (2.30%) JIRA Agile
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Banking
2 2 (2.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.15%) Publishing
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) Web Services
2 3 (3.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.49%) User Experience
3 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.30%) Android
1 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.08%) User Stories
3 29 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 26 (29.89%) Scrum
5 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.20%) CRM
8 6 (6.90%) Business Process Mapping
8 6 (6.90%) SDLC
9 5 (5.75%) Data Mapping
9 5 (5.75%) Kanban
9 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (5.75%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.60%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (4.60%) Project Management
10 4 (4.60%) Release Management
10 4 (4.60%) Software Delivery
10 4 (4.60%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) C
1 2 (2.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) ISEB
2 4 (4.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.15%) IIBA
4 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.15%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (8.05%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (5.75%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle
5 1 (1.15%) Adobe
5 1 (1.15%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) SAP