Period
to 2 July 2020

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

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 > West Sussex
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 63 155 170
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.31% 17.78% 13.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.80% 18.61% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 107 112
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £356 £222 £263
90th Percentile £543 £477 £495
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £9.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -72.14% +112.12%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.88 £20.60
90th Percentile £30.75 £23.48 £163.00
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £14.05
% change year-on-year +4.76% +12.10% -10.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 354 833 1,175
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.25% 95.53% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 542 692
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £313 £240 £288
90th Percentile £588 £600 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 27 44
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.50% -53.22% +159.09%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.25 £15.67
90th Percentile £43.75 £49.50 £67.25
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £18.06
% change year-on-year -4.44% +24.62% +3.17%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Analyst in West Sussex.

Daily rate trend for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Analyst in West Sussex over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Analyst in West Sussex.

Hourly rate trend for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Analyst in West Sussex over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 2 July 2020. 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
Worthing -7 24 £450 +25.00% 6
Crawley 0 14 £529 +28.18% 2
Horsham +3 4 £471 +2.45% 1
Gatwick +8 1 £425 +70.00%
Littlehampton +1 1 - -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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 West Sussex region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 11 (17.46%) Data Modelling
3 11 (17.46%) Test Scripting
4 10 (15.87%) Selenium
4 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
4 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.87%) Migration
4 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
5 9 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.29%) ISEB
5 9 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 7 (11.11%) SQL
6 7 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.11%) Public Sector
7 6 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (9.52%) ETL
7 6 (9.52%) Workflow
7 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
7 6 (9.52%) ISTQB
8 5 (7.94%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 5 (7.94%) Finance
8 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
8 5 (7.94%) ITIL

Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 3 (4.76%) Confluence
1 3 (4.76%) Documentum
1 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle ASCP
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (1.59%) SAP SRM
6 1 (1.59%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Azure
1 4 (6.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.59%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.59%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) DHCP
1 4 (6.35%) DNS
2 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 2 (3.17%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.59%) DMZ
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (1.59%) QlikView
2 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Selenium
2 5 (7.94%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.94%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.76%) Gatling
3 3 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.59%) JMeter
5 1 (1.59%) PVCS
General
1 7 (11.11%) Public Sector
2 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.94%) Finance
4 4 (6.35%) Billing
4 4 (6.35%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Local Government
6 1 (1.59%) Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Electronics
6 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) JMS
1 4 (6.35%) Spring
2 3 (4.76%) RESTful
2 3 (4.76%) SOAP
2 3 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (4.76%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) NHS
3 2 (3.17%) Shadow IT
4 1 (1.59%) PACS
4 1 (1.59%) Robotics
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Windows 10
2 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
2 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.76%) Unix
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Data Modelling
1 11 (17.46%) Test Scripting
2 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
2 10 (15.87%) Migration
2 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
3 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (9.52%) ETL
5 6 (9.52%) Workflow
6 5 (7.94%) Change Control
6 5 (7.94%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (7.94%) ITIL
6 5 (7.94%) Microservices
6 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.35%) Change Management
7 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) Java
3 4 (6.35%) Java 8
4 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.76%) SOQL
5 2 (3.17%) C#
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) Groovy
6 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) ISEB
1 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 6 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.17%) CCNA
3 2 (3.17%) CCNP
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.17%) MCITP
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.17%) VCAP
3 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) PMO
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
4 1 (1.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Ansible
1 4 (6.35%) Terraform
2 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.59%) SCOM
3 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.35%) HP
4 4 (6.35%) SAP
4 4 (6.35%) VMware
5 3 (4.76%) Citrix
5 3 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco
6 2 (3.17%) EMC
6 2 (3.17%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.17%) Google
6 2 (3.17%) OpenText
6 2 (3.17%) Proofpoint
6 2 (3.17%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.17%) Symantec
6 2 (3.17%) Talend
7 1 (1.59%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow