Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick during the 6 months to 21 November 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Analyst 12 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 7.95% 13.55% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 14.00% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 6
Gatwick median daily rate £400 £375 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -30.23% +32.31%
10th Percentile £363 £320 £494
90th Percentile £450 £447 £550
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - £51.50 -
West Sussex median hourly rate - £51.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick. 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
Gatwick
Contract vacancies in Gatwick with a recognized job title 144 150 138
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.36% 96.77% 97.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 105 111
Gatwick median daily rate £385 £383 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% -7.27% +13.79%
10th Percentile £195 £277 £263
90th Percentile £516 £504 £569
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 6
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £35.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.43% -30.00% +212.50%
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%

Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Analyst in Gatwick

Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analyst in Gatwick

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Gatwick region featuring Business Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) User Stories
2 3 (25.00%) GDPR
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) SWOT Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) BPMN
3 2 (16.67%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting

Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) BPMN
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) SWOT Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com