Period
to 20 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Digital Business Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Digital Business Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 344 348 307
Rank change year-on-year +4 -41 +58
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Business Analyst 32 34 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 34
South East median daily rate £350 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -0.58% +0.59%
10th Percentile £297 £355 £363
90th Percentile £426 £507 £521
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £38.00 -
England median hourly rate - £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -28.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 14,842 15,417 14,454
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.28% 94.24% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,907 9,211 8,540
South East median daily rate £433 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.49% +5.63% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £238 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 580 566 746
South East median hourly rate £20.38 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.19% +2.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.30
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £47.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% - -

Digital Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Business Analyst in the South East

Digital Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Business Analyst in the South East

Digital Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Business Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Business Analyst in the South East

Digital Business Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Business Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Thames Valley +28 12 £400 -8.05% 5
Surrey -6 11 £350 -26.32%
Berkshire +8 10 £344 -19.12% 3
West Sussex -18 6 £346 -11.22%
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £410 -7.34% 1
East Sussex -8 1 £350 -
Hampshire -26 1 £475 +7.34% 1
Digital Business Analyst
England

Digital Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, Digital Business 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 South East region featuring Digital Business Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) User Stories
3 13 (40.63%) Analytics
3 13 (40.63%) Business Analysis
4 12 (37.50%) JIRA
5 9 (28.13%) Retail
5 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
5 9 (28.13%) User Experience
6 8 (25.00%) Confluence
7 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
7 7 (21.88%) HTML
7 7 (21.88%) Finance
8 6 (18.75%) Content Management
8 6 (18.75%) Marketing
8 6 (18.75%) Project Management
8 6 (18.75%) Adobe
8 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (15.63%) Ticket Management
9 5 (15.63%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (15.63%) CRM
9 5 (15.63%) Web Services
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (12.50%) Web Analytics
10 4 (12.50%) CMS
10 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (12.50%) Drupal
10 4 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
10 4 (12.50%) Workshop Facilitation

Digital Business Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 4 (12.50%) CMS
2 4 (12.50%) Drupal
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (3.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.25%) Automotive
5 2 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 3 (9.38%) Flash
3 3 (9.38%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) User Experience
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
3 3 (9.38%) Social Media
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) User Stories
3 13 (40.63%) Analytics
3 13 (40.63%) Business Analysis
4 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
5 6 (18.75%) Content Management
5 6 (18.75%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) CRM
6 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (15.63%) Ticket Management
7 4 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (12.50%) Web Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Workshop Facilitation
8 3 (9.38%) B2B
8 3 (9.38%) B2C
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.38%) Information Management
8 3 (9.38%) SEO
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
1 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
1 3 (9.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
1 3 (9.38%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) APMP
2 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) GxP
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Adobe
2 3 (9.38%) hybris
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.25%) Google