Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst was £390 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 22 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 177 180 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.79% 16.54% 17.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.44% 17.26% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 127 182
West Sussex median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £110 £234 £213
90th Percentile £487 £488 £450
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.25 £10.59 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.52% -31.71% +5.08%
10th Percentile £12.63 £10.25 £11.05
90th Percentile £19.25 £14.75 £36.00
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 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 960 1,043 1,127
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 95.86% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 605 738
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £202 £275 £260
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 48 46
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +40.21% +51.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.18 £12.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.26% +21.88%

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst in West Sussex

Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 22 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
Crawley +2 47 £369 -1.67% 12
Worthing -6 35 £450 +9.09% 4
Gatwick +2 27 £350 -6.67% 2
Horsham +2 21 £388 +29.17% 3
East Grinstead +8 4 £340 +4.62% 1
Haywards Heath +1 3 - - 1
Burgess Hill +6 2 £100 -
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Sussex region featuring Analyst in the job title.

1 37 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (20.90%) Business Analysis
2 32 (18.08%) Finance
3 31 (17.51%) Windows
4 30 (16.95%) Active Directory
5 28 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (13.56%) Migration
6 24 (13.56%) Microsoft
7 23 (12.99%) Scrum
8 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Excel
9 21 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (11.30%) SQL
10 20 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (10.73%) Project Management
11 19 (10.73%) Degree
11 19 (10.73%) User Stories
12 18 (10.17%) Analytics
12 18 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (10.17%) ITIL
13 17 (9.60%) SAP
13 17 (9.60%) Data Migration
13 17 (9.60%) Scenario Testing
14 16 (9.04%) MS Exchange
15 15 (8.47%) Data Modelling
15 15 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (8.47%) Acceptance Criteria
16 14 (7.91%) JIRA
16 14 (7.91%) Asset Management
17 13 (7.34%) Collaborative Working
18 12 (6.78%) Test Automation

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 16 (9.04%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.21%) Documentum
3 10 (5.65%) Confluence
4 9 (5.08%) CMS
5 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.56%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (6.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (6.21%) Maximo
2 6 (3.39%) SAP CO
2 6 (3.39%) SAP FI
2 6 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (3.39%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.13%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (1.13%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (1.13%) SAP CCM
3 2 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.56%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.65%) Office 365
2 7 (3.95%) Mimecast
3 5 (2.82%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.26%) Silverpop
5 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.82%) DHCP
1 5 (2.82%) DNS
1 5 (2.82%) IP Telephony
1 5 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (1.69%) 4G
2 3 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.13%) 3G
3 2 (1.13%) ADSL
3 2 (1.13%) LAN
3 2 (1.13%) VPN
4 1 (0.56%) Firewall
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.65%) Big Data
3 9 (5.08%) Data Mining
4 8 (4.52%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.82%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.26%) Power BI
6 4 (2.26%) QlikView
7 3 (1.69%) EDRMS
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.56%) MS Access
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (7.91%) JIRA
2 7 (3.95%) Selenium
2 7 (3.95%) SoapUI
3 5 (2.82%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.26%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.69%) Gatling
6 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.56%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.56%) Toad
7 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (18.08%) Finance
2 8 (4.52%) Legal
2 8 (4.52%) Marketing
3 4 (2.26%) Retail
4 2 (1.13%) Advertising
4 2 (1.13%) Back Office
4 2 (1.13%) Law
4 2 (1.13%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.13%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Billing
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.56%) French Language
5 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.78%) Web Services
2 2 (1.13%) .NET
2 2 (1.13%) EDI
2 2 (1.13%) Mason
2 2 (1.13%) Middleware
2 2 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.13%) SOAP
2 2 (1.13%) XML
3 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.56%) CSS
3 1 (0.56%) DOM
3 1 (0.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.56%) REST
3 1 (0.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.39%) Reference Data
4 5 (2.82%) User Experience
5 4 (2.26%) Marketing Technology
6 3 (1.69%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.13%) CCTV
7 2 (1.13%) CMDB
7 2 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.13%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.56%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.56%) Equities
8 1 (0.56%) FMCG
8 1 (0.56%) NHS
8 1 (0.56%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.51%) Windows
2 12 (6.78%) Windows 7
3 10 (5.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Unix
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (20.90%) Business Analysis
2 28 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (13.56%) Migration
4 23 (12.99%) Scrum
5 20 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (10.73%) Project Management
6 19 (10.73%) User Stories
7 18 (10.17%) Analytics
7 18 (10.17%) ITIL
8 17 (9.60%) Data Migration
8 17 (9.60%) Scenario Testing
9 15 (8.47%) Acceptance Criteria
9 15 (8.47%) Data Modelling
10 14 (7.91%) Asset Management
11 13 (7.34%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (6.78%) Information Security
12 12 (6.78%) Test Automation
12 12 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (6.21%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.30%) SQL
2 11 (6.21%) C
3 10 (5.65%) VBA
4 8 (4.52%) Java
5 5 (2.82%) Groovy
6 2 (1.13%) C#
6 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.13%) Scala
6 2 (1.13%) VBScript
7 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (10.73%) Degree
2 12 (6.78%) CISM
2 12 (6.78%) CISSP
3 9 (5.08%) ISEB
3 9 (5.08%) ISTQB
4 7 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.39%) SANS
5 6 (3.39%) SSCP
6 3 (1.69%) CISA
6 3 (1.69%) ISACA
6 3 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) GDPR
2 9 (5.08%) SLA
3 8 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (3.95%) COBIT
4 7 (3.95%) PCI DSS
5 6 (3.39%) QA
6 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.69%) PMO
7 2 (1.13%) MiFID
8 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.13%) XenApp
2 2 (1.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.26%) SCCM
3 2 (1.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.13%) vRealize
4 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.60%) SAP
3 10 (5.65%) Citrix
3 10 (5.65%) HP
4 9 (5.08%) Oracle
4 9 (5.08%) Tableau
4 9 (5.08%) VMware
5 7 (3.95%) Qualys
5 7 (3.95%) Splunk
5 7 (3.95%) Tufin
6 6 (3.39%) Cisco
7 5 (2.82%) Google
8 4 (2.26%) Hootsuite
8 4 (2.26%) OpenText
8 4 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.26%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.69%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.69%) Cognos
10 2 (1.13%) Dell
10 2 (1.13%) IBM