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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analyst
South East / West Sussex
Rank 26 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 23 23 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.28% 4.55% 10.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 4.71% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 29
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £366 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.71 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +19.32%

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
416 488 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.41% 96.44% 97.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 304 263
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £277 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 32
Median hourly rate £34.00 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 - 6 £413 - 2
Crawley +6 3 £375 -14.77% 1
Gatwick 0 3 £353 -14.54%
East Grinstead - 2 £403 -
Chichester - 1 - -
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 West Sussex region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 44 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) Business Analysis
3 25 (25.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (22.45%) Finance
5 20 (20.41%) Project Management
6 18 (18.37%) Waterfall
6 18 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (15.31%) Scrum
8 14 (14.29%) ISEB
9 13 (13.27%) JIRA
10 11 (11.22%) Open Source
10 11 (11.22%) User Stories
10 11 (11.22%) B2B
10 11 (11.22%) Web Services
11 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
11 9 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (9.18%) Degree
12 8 (8.16%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.16%) MS Visio
12 8 (8.16%) MS Office
13 7 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
13 7 (7.14%) Confluence
13 7 (7.14%) Migration
13 7 (7.14%) Marketing
13 7 (7.14%) Retail
14 6 (6.12%) SQL
14 6 (6.12%) CRM
14 6 (6.12%) Benchmarking
14 6 (6.12%) Project Governance
15 5 (5.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Office
1 8 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.02%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.04%) GIS
4 1 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.02%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.02%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (13.27%) JIRA
General
1 22 (22.45%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Marketing
2 7 (7.14%) Retail
3 4 (4.08%) Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Back Office
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.22%) Web Services
2 3 (3.06%) XML
2 3 (3.06%) XSD
2 3 (3.06%) XSL
3 1 (1.02%) .NET
3 1 (1.02%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.02%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) User Experience
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.02%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.02%) Fintech
4 1 (1.02%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) Business Analysis
3 25 (25.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (20.41%) Project Management
5 18 (18.37%) Waterfall
6 15 (15.31%) Scrum
7 11 (11.22%) B2B
7 11 (11.22%) Open Source
7 11 (11.22%) User Stories
8 9 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.16%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.14%) Migration
10 7 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (6.12%) Benchmarking
11 6 (6.12%) CRM
11 6 (6.12%) Project Governance
12 5 (5.10%) Software Testing
13 4 (4.08%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.08%) UML
13 4 (4.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.02%) PHP
3 1 (1.02%) VB
3 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) ISEB
2 9 (9.18%) Degree
3 5 (5.10%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.02%) ACCA
4 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.02%) CCA
4 1 (1.02%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.02%) MiFID
2 1 (1.02%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.10%) Apple
2 5 (5.10%) Google
3 3 (3.06%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.06%) SAP
4 2 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.04%) Tableau
5 1 (1.02%) Ariba