The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Analyst
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.33% 9.18% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.76% 9.28% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 9
Median daily rate £350 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.10% -14.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £455 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £46.20 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.58% +12.67%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 137 194 212
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 95.14% 98.98% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 123 112
Median daily rate £330 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.96% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -57.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Business Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Brighton

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Analyst in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Brighton

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analyst in Brighton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analyst in Brighton

Business Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analyst in Brighton

Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Brighton region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.81%) Product Management
2 8 (25.81%) User Experience
2 8 (25.81%) MS Visio
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
4 6 (19.35%) Finance
4 6 (19.35%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Power BI
6 4 (12.90%) Tableau
7 3 (9.68%) Retail
7 3 (9.68%) .NET
7 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.45%) SDLC
8 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
9 1 (3.23%) Exploratory Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Document Composition
9 1 (3.23%) GDPR
9 1 (3.23%) Business Process Modelling
9 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.23%) BDD
9 1 (3.23%) Solvency II
9 1 (3.23%) Business Analytics

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Power BI
2 1 (3.23%) QlikView
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) User Experience
2 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) RIA
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.81%) Product Management
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) SDLC
7 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.23%) API Integration
8 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.23%) Business Process Modelling
8 1 (3.23%) Document Composition
8 1 (3.23%) Exploratory Testing
8 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Logistics
8 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) C#
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Tableau
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft