Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 7 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 72 87 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.01% 18.28% 23.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.66% 19.12% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 62 92
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £313 £271
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
East Sussex median hourly rate £12.13 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.48% -10.81% +22.31%
10th Percentile £10.46 £14.75 £14.55
90th Percentile £13.26 £23.65 £41.00
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% -3.23% +10.71%

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 491 455 556
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.53% 95.59% 99.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 276 354
East Sussex median daily rate £373 £361 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.11% +6.25% +3.03%
10th Percentile £172 £213 £219
90th Percentile £563 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 21
East Sussex median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.27% -2.94% -6.59%
10th Percentile £9.99 £11.93 £10.61
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.23 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 44 £375 - 17
Hove -3 3 £394 -24.95%
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 East Sussex region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (43.06%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.28%) Business Analysis
2 11 (15.28%) GDPR
3 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (13.89%) SQL
4 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.11%) Windows
4 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 7 (9.72%) Manufacturing
5 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (9.72%) Test Scripting
5 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
6 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 6 (8.33%) SAS
6 6 (8.33%) Project Management
6 6 (8.33%) Migration
6 6 (8.33%) Banking
7 5 (6.94%) Data Management
7 5 (6.94%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
7 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (6.94%) Tableau
7 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.94%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (5.56%) Data Governance
8 4 (5.56%) Data Quality
8 4 (5.56%) Functional Testing

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 6 (8.33%) SAS
2 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.39%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.78%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.56%) MS Access
2 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Selenium
2 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.39%) Zephyr
General
1 31 (43.06%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.33%) Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Advertising
5 3 (4.17%) Marketing
6 2 (2.78%) Electronics
6 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.39%) Legal
7 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (1.39%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.39%) REST
2 1 (1.39%) RESTful
2 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.78%) W3C
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Solaris
3 2 (2.78%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.39%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (15.28%) Business Analysis
2 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 7 (9.72%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
4 7 (9.72%) Test Scripting
5 6 (8.33%) Migration
5 6 (8.33%) Project Management
5 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.94%) Data Management
7 4 (5.56%) Analytics
7 4 (5.56%) Data Governance
7 4 (5.56%) ERP
7 4 (5.56%) Functional Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (1.39%) Groovy
3 1 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) Scala
3 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) CISA
3 2 (2.78%) CISM
3 2 (2.78%) CISSP
3 2 (2.78%) ISACA
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) GDPR
2 4 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.56%) MiFID
2 4 (5.56%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) COBIT
3 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.78%) PMO
4 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.39%) Kibana
1 1 (1.39%) OpenView
1 1 (1.39%) OVSD
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
1 5 (6.94%) Tableau
2 4 (5.56%) JD Edwards
2 4 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) Birst
3 2 (2.78%) CommVault
3 2 (2.78%) Veeam
3 2 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (1.39%) Capita
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle