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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Analysis
South East / West Sussex
Rank 18 38 42
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4  
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 51 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.75% 4.84% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.16% 5.45% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 13
Median daily rate £436 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.51% -8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £131 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £531 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £390
% change year-on-year +0.62% +1.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.48 £42.57 £41.00
% change year-on-year +2.11% +3.83%  

Business Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 457 532 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.38% 88.81% 82.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 322 265
Median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.37% +7.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Business Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Business Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 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
Gatwick +8 20 £468 +16.87%
Crawley +6 7 £415 -3.48% 1
Worthing +15 3 £425 -12.82%
Horsham +2 3 £625 +346.42%
East Grinstead -4 3 £415 +1.21%
Business Analysis
South East

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Business Analysis.

1 34 (45.95%) Finance
2 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (32.43%) Degree
4 21 (28.38%) Oracle
5 20 (27.03%) SQL
6 19 (25.68%) XML
6 19 (25.68%) Data Analysis
7 18 (24.32%) SDLC
8 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (21.62%) Web Services
9 16 (21.62%) OO
9 16 (21.62%) Python
9 16 (21.62%) OOD
9 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
10 14 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (17.57%) User Stories
12 12 (16.22%) Scrum
13 9 (12.16%) QA
13 9 (12.16%) Data Modelling
13 9 (12.16%) B2B
13 9 (12.16%) ISEB
13 9 (12.16%) Logical Data Model
14 8 (10.81%) Physical Data Model
14 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (10.81%) UML
15 7 (9.46%) Migration
15 7 (9.46%) Analytics
16 6 (8.11%) Web Development
16 6 (8.11%) Marketing
16 6 (8.11%) Project Management

Business Analysis
Top Related 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 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
1 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.05%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
1 1 (1.35%) MPLS
1 1 (1.35%) PSTN
1 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.35%) VoIP
1 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.70%) Big Data
2 2 (2.70%) Couchbase
2 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.70%) DB2
2 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.70%) OLTP
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (45.95%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Marketing
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (74.32%) Analyst
2 31 (41.89%) Business Analyst
3 18 (24.32%) Systems Analyst
4 17 (22.97%) Pensions Analyst
5 16 (21.62%) Insurance Systems Analyst
5 16 (21.62%) Oracle Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Data Modeller
7 5 (6.76%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) Business IT Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) IT Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) XML
2 16 (21.62%) Web Services
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (1.35%) CCTV
3 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.35%) Fintech
3 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.35%) SCADA
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) VMS
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Data Analysis
2 18 (24.32%) SDLC
3 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.62%) OO
4 16 (21.62%) OOD
5 14 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (17.57%) User Stories
7 12 (16.22%) Scrum
8 9 (12.16%) B2B
8 9 (12.16%) Data Modelling
8 9 (12.16%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.81%) Physical Data Model
9 8 (10.81%) UML
10 7 (9.46%) Analytics
10 7 (9.46%) Migration
11 6 (8.11%) Project Management
11 6 (8.11%) Web Development
12 5 (6.76%) Data Transformation
12 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.03%) SQL
2 16 (21.62%) Python
3 2 (2.70%) ABAP
3 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (32.43%) Degree
2 9 (12.16%) ISEB
3 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.35%) IIBA
5 1 (1.35%) PMP
5 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.05%) PMO
4 2 (2.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Oracle
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Apple
3 4 (5.41%) Google
4 3 (4.05%) Cognos
4 3 (4.05%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.05%) Tableau
5 2 (2.70%) MapR
6 1 (1.35%) Aastra
6 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.35%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.35%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) F5
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) Informatica
6 1 (1.35%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.35%) Talend
6 1 (1.35%) Trillium
6 1 (1.35%) Tumbleweed