Period
to 25 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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.

Analyst
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 69 99 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.30% 17.49% 18.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.80% 18.00% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 69 69
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £214 £243 £198
90th Percentile £545 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £394 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £12.72 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.04% -22.94% -11.67%
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.17 £12.19
90th Percentile £21.75 £135.53 £22.69
South East median hourly rate £14.05 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.19% +6.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 539 550 535
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 97.17% 97.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 372 332
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +12.52%
10th Percentile £270 £243 £250
90th Percentile £575 £536 £560
South East median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.63% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 15
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.38% +85.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.70 £11.17 £13.85
90th Percentile £19.05 £101.25 £23.29
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +5.56% -8.21% +12.06%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in East Sussex

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in East Sussex

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in East Sussex over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in East Sussex

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst in East Sussex

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +2 56 £310 -27.06% 12
Hove 0 7 £500 -9.09% 4
Eastbourne -7 2 £356 -
Analyst
South East

Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 22 (31.88%) SQL
3 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
4 15 (21.74%) Data Quality
4 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (17.39%) QA
5 12 (17.39%) Data Management
6 11 (15.94%) Banking
6 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (14.49%) Data Analysis
7 10 (14.49%) Selenium
7 10 (14.49%) Analytics
7 10 (14.49%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (13.04%) JIRA
8 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 9 (13.04%) Toad
8 9 (13.04%) ITIL
8 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.59%) SAS
10 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.14%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (10.14%) Oracle
10 7 (10.14%) Scrum
10 7 (10.14%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
11 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
11 6 (8.70%) Marketing
11 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
11 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Office

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 8 (11.59%) SAS
2 3 (4.35%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.45%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.80%) MySQL
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.90%) Power BI
6 2 (2.90%) QlikView
6 2 (2.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Selenium
2 9 (13.04%) JIRA
2 9 (13.04%) Toad
3 5 (7.25%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Marketing
4 3 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.90%) RESTful
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.45%) CSS
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Reference Data
3 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.80%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.90%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) AIX
1 5 (7.25%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Solaris
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
3 12 (17.39%) Data Management
4 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.49%) Analytics
5 10 (14.49%) Data Analysis
5 10 (14.49%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 9 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 9 (13.04%) ITIL
7 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.14%) Risk Management
7 7 (10.14%) Scrum
8 6 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (8.70%) Problem Management
8 6 (8.70%) Project Management
8 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 6 (8.70%) User Stories
9 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL
2 6 (8.70%) Python
3 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.90%) Java
4 2 (2.90%) R
4 2 (2.90%) VBA
5 1 (1.45%) Groovy
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.80%) ISEB
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) IIBA
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.45%) MCP
4 1 (1.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) Data Quality
2 12 (17.39%) QA
3 3 (4.35%) PMO
4 2 (2.90%) SLA
5 1 (1.45%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) Google
2 5 (7.25%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (5.80%) Teradata
4 2 (2.90%) DoubleClick
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) Tableau
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe
5 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.45%) CA
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) Lotus
5 1 (1.45%) SAP