Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Business Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Analysis over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Analysis
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 27 49
Rank change year-on-year -18 +22 +4
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 50 79 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.21% 7.82% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 8.87% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 59 45
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £360 £296 £140
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £36.50 £31.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.80% +13.64% +22.22%

Business Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,080 891 1,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.83% 88.22% 89.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 563 731
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £294 £281 £251
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 22 33
West Sussex median hourly rate £50.00 £37.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.23% -0.67% +64.11%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.60 £15.08
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.63 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -24.53% +20.45%

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Business Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Business Analysis in West Sussex

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Analysis in West Sussex

Business Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Analysis in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Analysis in West Sussex

Business Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Analysis in West Sussex

Business Analysis
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 Business Analysis within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Gatwick -2 13 £475 +1.60%
Worthing +3 10 £425 -18.07%
Horsham -7 5 £353 -26.18%
East Grinstead +6 2 £370 -10.84%
Crawley -3 1 £525 +31.25% 1
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 22 (44.00%) Degree
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.00%) Finance
3 16 (32.00%) Management Information System
4 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (24.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.00%) Project Management
6 10 (20.00%) User Stories
7 9 (18.00%) Data Analysis
8 8 (16.00%) ITIL
8 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (14.00%) Project Planning
9 7 (14.00%) Use Case
9 7 (14.00%) QA
9 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
9 7 (14.00%) SDLC
9 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
9 7 (14.00%) Unix
9 7 (14.00%) Oracle
9 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (14.00%) PMP
9 7 (14.00%) PMI Certification
9 7 (14.00%) Marketing
9 7 (14.00%) Scrum
9 7 (14.00%) Matrix Organization
9 7 (14.00%) PMO
9 7 (14.00%) Acceptance Criteria
10 6 (12.00%) Migration

Business Analysis
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 5 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (4.00%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Analyst
2 26 (52.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Pensions Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 5 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Senior IT Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (20.00%) Project Management
3 10 (20.00%) User Stories
4 9 (18.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (16.00%) ITIL
5 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (14.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 7 (14.00%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (14.00%) Project Planning
6 7 (14.00%) Scrum
6 7 (14.00%) SDLC
6 7 (14.00%) Use Case
7 6 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (12.00%) Data Migration
7 6 (12.00%) Migration
7 6 (12.00%) Product Management
8 5 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 5 (10.00%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (14.00%) PMP
2 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.00%) IIBA
4 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) PMO
1 7 (14.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.00%) Capita
2 2 (4.00%) OneTrust
2 2 (4.00%) OpenText
2 2 (4.00%) Pega
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Tableau