Period
to 19 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 63 75 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.07% 15.86% 16.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.68% 16.82% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 67
East Sussex median daily rate £363 £433 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.18% +30.08% -13.36%
10th Percentile £105 £181 £229
90th Percentile £525 £525 £483
South East median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 4
East Sussex median hourly rate £12.50 £12.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -19.67% +6.09%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £13.88
90th Percentile £15.75 £14.25 £16.18
South East median hourly rate £14.03 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.50% - +4.35%

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 497 446 572
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 94.29% 98.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 281 343
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - +1.45%
10th Percentile £217 £213 £213
90th Percentile £550 £525 £518
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 16
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% -15.28% -18.33%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £43.50 £42.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +9.15%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 0 40 £319 -15.00% 10
Hove +6 12 £443 +28.95% 2
Lewes -1 2 £325 -3.70%
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (15.87%) ITIL
4 10 (15.87%) Windows
5 9 (14.29%) Service Management
5 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (9.52%) User Stories
7 6 (9.52%) GDPR
7 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
7 6 (9.52%) Validation
7 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
7 6 (9.52%) Banking
8 5 (7.94%) QA
8 5 (7.94%) Migration
8 5 (7.94%) SQL
8 5 (7.94%) PMO
9 4 (6.35%) Case Management
9 4 (6.35%) Coaching
9 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (6.35%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) Scrum
9 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.76%) Use Case
10 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
10 3 (4.76%) Marketing
10 3 (4.76%) Degree
10 3 (4.76%) Waterfall

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 2 (3.17%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.59%) Logentries
1 1 (1.59%) Loggly
1 1 (1.59%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
1 3 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (1.59%) Broadband
2 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) Big Data
1 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Selenium
2 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Advertising
3 3 (4.76%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
1 1 (1.59%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (1.59%) Gherkin
1 1 (1.59%) RESTful
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.87%) ITIL
4 9 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 9 (14.29%) Service Management
5 6 (9.52%) User Stories
5 6 (9.52%) Validation
6 5 (7.94%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) Case Management
7 4 (6.35%) Coaching
7 4 (6.35%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.35%) Scrum
8 3 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (4.76%) Defect Management
8 3 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.76%) Use Case
8 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) Groovy
2 1 (1.59%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
1 3 (4.76%) ISEB
1 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.17%) IIBA
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) GDPR
2 5 (7.94%) PMO
2 5 (7.94%) QA
3 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) OpenView
1 3 (4.76%) OVSD
2 1 (1.59%) Graylog
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) logstash
2 1 (1.59%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) HP
2 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe
3 1 (1.59%) Capita
3 1 (1.59%) Citrix
3 1 (1.59%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) IBM
3 1 (1.59%) Splunk
3 1 (1.59%) Teradata