The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Analyst
Rank 7 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 47 47 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.74% 12.14% 9.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.47% 12.53% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 39
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £450 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.32% -16.66%
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
349 375 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.58% 96.90% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 201 312
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £486 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 24
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -36.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.35 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Business Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

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 27 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analyst within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -5 9 £385 +6.94% 2
Horsham +3 7 £474 -21.04%
Worthing - 4 £425 -
Gatwick -5 2 £413 +7.14%
Haywards Heath - - - -
Business Analyst
South East

Business Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 34 (47.89%) Business Analysis
2 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) Finance
4 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (18.31%) Use Case
5 10 (14.08%) PRINCE2
5 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.27%) Requirements Management
7 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
8 7 (9.86%) Degree
8 7 (9.86%) ISEB
8 7 (9.86%) CRM
8 7 (9.86%) Scrum
9 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (8.45%) PMP
9 6 (8.45%) PMI Certification
9 6 (8.45%) ITIL
9 6 (8.45%) Marketing
9 6 (8.45%) Document Management
9 6 (8.45%) Information Architecture
10 5 (7.04%) User Stories
10 5 (7.04%) UML
10 5 (7.04%) SAP
11 4 (5.63%) SQL
11 4 (5.63%) Project Management
11 4 (5.63%) Banking
11 4 (5.63%) Coaching
11 4 (5.63%) Data Management

Business Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.82%) MS Project
1 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.41%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.41%) Big Data
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.41%) TestPartner
2 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (19.72%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Marketing
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) EDIFACT
1 1 (1.41%) XML
1 1 (1.41%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.41%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Business Analysis
2 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (18.31%) Use Case
4 10 (14.08%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
5 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
6 8 (11.27%) Requirements Management
7 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.86%) CRM
7 7 (9.86%) Scrum
8 6 (8.45%) ITIL
8 6 (8.45%) Document Management
8 6 (8.45%) Information Architecture
9 5 (7.04%) User Stories
9 5 (7.04%) UML
10 4 (5.63%) Project Management
10 4 (5.63%) Coaching
10 4 (5.63%) Data Management
11 3 (4.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
1 7 (9.86%) ISEB
2 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (8.45%) PMP
2 6 (8.45%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.23%) SAP Certification
4 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) IIBA
5 1 (1.41%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
1 1 (1.41%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) SAP
2 2 (2.82%) hybris
3 1 (1.41%) Cognos
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft