Period
to 6 December 2019

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

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
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 11 8
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 92 76 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 17.13% 11.66% 14.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.86% 11.93% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 28 53
East Sussex median daily rate £500 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -7.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £276 £243 £270
90th Percentile £575 £542 £520
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
East Sussex median hourly rate - £21.50 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +77.25% -27.97%
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £14.28 £16.50
% change year-on-year +12.08% -13.48% +10.00%

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 515 637 529
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 97.70% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 401 360
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £281 £247
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 9
East Sussex median hourly rate £19.71 £21.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +59.26% -37.21%
10th Percentile £13.40 £10.65 £10.69
90th Percentile £29.50 £43.75 £72.50
South East median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -2.83%

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 6 December 2019.

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 6 December 2019. 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 +6 68 £500 +48.15% 12
Hove +1 13 £500 +21.21% 8
Lewes +1 5 £325 -
Hastings - 2 - -
Eastbourne +2 1 - -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, 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 (29.35%) Test Automation
2 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
3 25 (27.17%) Selenium
4 24 (26.09%) .NET
5 23 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 23 (25.00%) C#
5 23 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 22 (23.91%) Cucumber
7 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (21.74%) Finance
8 12 (13.04%) Office 365
9 11 (11.96%) QA
10 10 (10.87%) JIRA
10 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
11 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (8.70%) Windows
11 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
11 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.70%) Scrum
12 7 (7.61%) SQL
12 7 (7.61%) Confluence
13 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
13 6 (6.52%) User Stories
14 5 (5.43%) Test Scripting
14 5 (5.43%) SCCM
14 5 (5.43%) Manual Testing
14 5 (5.43%) User Experience
14 5 (5.43%) Customer-Centricity
14 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange

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 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.61%) Confluence
3 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) Office 365
2 3 (3.26%) Power Platform
3 2 (2.17%) Azure
3 2 (2.17%) IaaS
3 2 (2.17%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.09%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.09%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) LAN
1 3 (3.26%) WAN
2 2 (2.17%) DHCP
2 2 (2.17%) DNS
2 2 (2.17%) Skype
2 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.17%) VLAN
2 2 (2.17%) VoIP
3 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) Power BI
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (27.17%) Selenium
2 23 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 23 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 22 (23.91%) Cucumber
4 10 (10.87%) JIRA
5 3 (3.26%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.09%) InstallShield
7 1 (1.09%) MSI
7 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.26%) Electronics
3 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Advertising
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.09%) .NET
2 2 (2.17%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) User Experience
2 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.26%) NHS
3 3 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.09%) Social Media
5 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Windows
2 6 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.26%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) Test Automation
2 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (8.70%) Scrum
3 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (6.52%) User Stories
5 5 (5.43%) Customer-Centricity
5 5 (5.43%) Manual Testing
5 5 (5.43%) Test Scripting
6 4 (4.35%) Analytics
6 4 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 4 (4.35%) ITIL
6 4 (4.35%) Wireframes
6 4 (4.35%) Workshop Facilitation
7 3 (3.26%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (3.26%) CRM
7 3 (3.26%) ETL
7 3 (3.26%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.26%) People Management
7 3 (3.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (7.61%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.09%) Java
4 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.26%) MCSE
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.09%) CISSP
3 1 (1.09%) IIBA
3 1 (1.09%) ISEB
3 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) SCCM
2 2 (2.17%) Nessus
2 2 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) SAP
3 3 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.17%) Avaya
4 2 (2.17%) Cisco
4 2 (2.17%) CyberArk
4 2 (2.17%) Qualys
4 2 (2.17%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.17%) Tableau
4 2 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) CA
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix
5 1 (1.09%) Google
5 1 (1.09%) Hotjar
5 1 (1.09%) Sitecore