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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Analyst
Rank 9 40 25
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 82 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.82% 4.15% 6.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.02% 4.33% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 17 20
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £359 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £475 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.65 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+20.98% +3.65%
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
682 485 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.27% 95.85% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 315 208
Median daily rate £408 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.41% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 36
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.55% -11.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £45.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 0 25 £485 +10.85% 4
Crawley +11 16 £395 +5.61% 5
Gatwick - 7 £375 -
Horsham -1 4 £488 +25.80%
Business Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 64 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.84%) Business Analysis
3 33 (29.73%) Scrum
4 31 (27.93%) User Stories
5 29 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (21.62%) Finance
7 21 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (13.51%) ISEB
9 12 (10.81%) JIRA
10 10 (9.01%) User Experience
11 9 (8.11%) ITIL
12 8 (7.21%) E-Commerce
12 8 (7.21%) Project Management
13 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
13 7 (6.31%) Confluence
14 6 (5.41%) Waterfall
14 6 (5.41%) SDLC
14 6 (5.41%) Solvency II
14 6 (5.41%) Data Management
14 6 (5.41%) CRM
14 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (4.50%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (4.50%) Content Management
15 5 (4.50%) Banking
15 5 (4.50%) GAP Analysis
15 5 (4.50%) Atlassian
15 5 (4.50%) Kanban
15 5 (4.50%) Data Mapping
15 5 (4.50%) Change Control
15 5 (4.50%) Gherkin

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 (6.31%) Confluence
2 4 (3.60%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) JIRA
2 4 (3.60%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.80%) JIRA Agile
General
1 24 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Banking
3 2 (1.80%) Marketing
4 1 (0.90%) Publishing
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.50%) Gherkin
2 4 (3.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.01%) User Experience
3 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.60%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.90%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.70%) Android
1 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (57.66%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (37.84%) Business Analysis
3 33 (29.73%) Scrum
4 31 (27.93%) User Stories
5 29 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (8.11%) ITIL
7 8 (7.21%) E-Commerce
7 8 (7.21%) Project Management
8 6 (5.41%) CRM
8 6 (5.41%) Data Management
8 6 (5.41%) SDLC
8 6 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.50%) BDD
9 5 (4.50%) Business Process Mapping
9 5 (4.50%) Change Control
9 5 (4.50%) Content Management
9 5 (4.50%) Data Mapping
9 5 (4.50%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (4.50%) Kanban
10 4 (3.60%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.70%) VBA
2 2 (1.80%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (13.51%) ISEB
2 4 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) IIBA
5 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.70%) QA
3 2 (1.80%) MiFID
4 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (4.50%) Atlassian
1 5 (4.50%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle
3 1 (0.90%) SAP
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago