Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 35 59
Rank change year-on-year -8 +24 -35
Contract jobs citing Business Analysis 44 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.40% 4.43% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 5.00% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 22
West Sussex median daily rate £401 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% -4.19% +1.21%
10th Percentile £366 £305 £254
90th Percentile £485 £484 £631
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £22.40 £34.25
% change year-on-year +9.63% -34.59% +0.74%

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 907 1,000 1,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.70% 88.65% 87.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 563 704
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £288 £263
90th Percentile £575 £548 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 28 35
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +27.27% +66.67%
10th Percentile £24.02 £23.37 £12.60
90th Percentile £56.30 £50.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%

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 17 January 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 17 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
Worthing +15 18 £474 +0.26%
Horsham +2 7 £395 -36.80%
Crawley -7 5 £400 +6.73%
Gatwick -8 5 £390 +4.00%
East Grinstead +9 4 £429 +14.27% 1
Business Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) User Stories
3 14 (31.82%) Acceptance Criteria
3 14 (31.82%) Project Management
3 14 (31.82%) Finance
3 14 (31.82%) Scrum
4 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (22.73%) Analytical Thinking
5 10 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (20.45%) C
6 9 (20.45%) SOA
7 8 (18.18%) Process Management
8 7 (15.91%) Scenario Testing
8 7 (15.91%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (15.91%) UML
8 7 (15.91%) Use Case
9 6 (13.64%) Requirements Management
9 6 (13.64%) Degree
9 6 (13.64%) SQL
10 5 (11.36%) Data Security
10 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
10 5 (11.36%) IT Strategy
11 4 (9.09%) Analytics
11 4 (9.09%) Coaching
11 4 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
11 4 (9.09%) BPMN

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 3 (6.82%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (4.55%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) QlikView
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Analyst
2 32 (72.73%) Business Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Digital Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Digital Business Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Analytics Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Business Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Governance Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Report Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) CCTV
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) User Stories
3 14 (31.82%) Acceptance Criteria
3 14 (31.82%) Project Management
3 14 (31.82%) Scrum
4 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (22.73%) Analytical Thinking
5 10 (22.73%) Collaborative Working
6 9 (20.45%) SOA
7 8 (18.18%) Process Management
8 7 (15.91%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (15.91%) Scenario Testing
8 7 (15.91%) UML
8 7 (15.91%) Use Case
9 6 (13.64%) Requirements Management
10 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
10 5 (11.36%) Data Security
10 5 (11.36%) IT Strategy
11 4 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) C
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) ABAP
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) CISA
2 3 (6.82%) CISM
2 3 (6.82%) CISSP
2 3 (6.82%) ISACA
2 3 (6.82%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) COBIT
1 3 (6.82%) GDPR
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.27%) MiFID
3 1 (2.27%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.82%) Tableau
2 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.55%) OpenText
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Pega
2 2 (4.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) HP