The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions 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 Solutions Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Analyst
Rank - 64 -
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £49.50 -
Solutions 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
732 557 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.73% 95.54% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 370 221
Average daily rate £413 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.38 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.79% -0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Solutions Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Solutions Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Solutions Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Solutions Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex