The median contractor rate for a Analyst was £405 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 25 April 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.

Analyst
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 10 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 90 87 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 16.22% 11.97% 18.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.76% 12.25% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 55 65
Median daily rate £405 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.46% -3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £140 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £444 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.72 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.07% +22.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 710 568
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 96.76% 97.66% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 433 376
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 26
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +7 28 £379 +31.73% 10
Gatwick +6 11 £468 +8.72%
East Grinstead -3 6 £415 +12.92%
Worthing +12 5 £405 -7.42% 1
Horsham -4 4 £290 +28.88% 2
Haywards Heath - 1 £438 - 4
Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 52 (33.77%) Business Analysis
2 45 (29.22%) Finance
3 39 (25.32%) SQL
4 36 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (19.48%) XML
5 30 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (16.88%) Windows
7 24 (15.58%) Microsoft
8 23 (14.94%) Oracle
9 22 (14.29%) Degree
10 20 (12.99%) Relational Database
10 20 (12.99%) Active Directory
11 19 (12.34%) Data Analysis
12 17 (11.04%) ISEB
12 17 (11.04%) Web Services
12 17 (11.04%) Python
12 17 (11.04%) CRM
12 17 (11.04%) SDLC
13 16 (10.39%) OO
13 16 (10.39%) OOD
14 15 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (7.79%) E-Commerce
15 12 (7.79%) B2B
15 12 (7.79%) SAP
16 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
16 11 (7.14%) Linux
16 11 (7.14%) UML
16 11 (7.14%) Scrum
16 11 (7.14%) Windows Server
16 11 (7.14%) User Stories

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 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.95%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.30%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.30%) Confluence
3 2 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.30%) Mule
3 2 (1.30%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.25%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.65%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.30%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.30%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.30%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.65%) assyst
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP CCM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) SaaS
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) Firewall
1 4 (2.60%) WAN
2 3 (1.95%) LAN
2 3 (1.95%) Network Security
3 2 (1.30%) DHCP
4 1 (0.65%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.99%) Relational Database
2 8 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.25%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.25%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.60%) Power BI
5 3 (1.95%) OLAP
6 2 (1.30%) GIS
7 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.65%) Big Data
7 1 (0.65%) DB2
7 1 (0.65%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.65%) MySQL
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.65%) QGIS
7 1 (0.65%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.95%) JIRA
2 2 (1.30%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.30%) Gatling
2 2 (1.30%) Selenium
3 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.65%) XMLSpy
General
1 45 (29.22%) Finance
2 9 (5.84%) Marketing
3 6 (3.90%) Retail
4 3 (1.95%) Banking
5 2 (1.30%) Back Office
5 2 (1.30%) Legal
5 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.48%) XML
2 17 (11.04%) Web Services
3 5 (3.25%) XSD
3 5 (3.25%) XSL
4 4 (2.60%) .NET
5 3 (1.95%) SOAP
6 2 (1.30%) REST
7 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.65%) CSS
7 1 (0.65%) Google Maps API
7 1 (0.65%) HTML
7 1 (0.65%) HTML5
7 1 (0.65%) J2EE
7 1 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.60%) iSeries
3 3 (1.95%) AS400
3 3 (1.95%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.95%) Replication
4 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.65%) Fintech
5 1 (0.65%) iPad
5 1 (0.65%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.65%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.88%) Windows
2 11 (7.14%) Linux
2 11 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.90%) Unix
5 3 (1.95%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.77%) Business Analysis
2 30 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.34%) Data Analysis
4 17 (11.04%) CRM
4 17 (11.04%) SDLC
5 16 (10.39%) OO
5 16 (10.39%) OOD
6 15 (9.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (7.79%) B2B
7 12 (7.79%) E-Commerce
8 11 (7.14%) Scrum
8 11 (7.14%) UML
8 11 (7.14%) User Stories
9 9 (5.84%) Process Improvement
9 9 (5.84%) Test Scripting
10 8 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (4.55%) Analytics
11 7 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 39 (25.32%) SQL
2 17 (11.04%) Python
3 6 (3.90%) Java
4 5 (3.25%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.95%) C#
6 2 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) R
7 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Degree
2 17 (11.04%) ISEB
3 8 (5.19%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.95%) MCSE
5 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.65%) CISM
7 1 (0.65%) CISSP
7 1 (0.65%) IIBA
7 1 (0.65%) MCSA
7 1 (0.65%) SANS
7 1 (0.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 7 (4.55%) GDPR
1 7 (4.55%) QA
2 6 (3.90%) PMO
3 2 (1.30%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.65%) COBIT
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (12.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.65%) vSphere
3 1 (0.65%) XenApp
3 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.30%) WSUS
2 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.65%) SCCM
2 1 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.65%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.94%) Oracle
3 12 (7.79%) SAP
4 10 (6.49%) VMware
5 9 (5.84%) Citrix
6 6 (3.90%) HP
6 6 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.90%) Tableau
7 4 (2.60%) Apple
7 4 (2.60%) Google
7 4 (2.60%) webMethods
8 3 (1.95%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.95%) IBM
8 3 (1.95%) Juniper
9 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.30%) NetApp
9 2 (1.30%) Symantec
10 1 (0.65%) Planview
10 1 (0.65%) Qualys
10 1 (0.65%) Remedy