Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Analyst was £381 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 15 October 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.

IT Analyst
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 62 83
Rank change year-on-year -19 +21 -23
Contract jobs requiring an IT Analyst 13 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.20% 2.93% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 3.06% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 8
West Sussex median daily rate £381 £183 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +108.90% -54.35% +110.39%
10th Percentile £310 £108 £267
90th Percentile £419 £433 £420
South East median daily rate £263 £310 £338
% change year-on-year -15.32% -8.15% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +66.67% +16.62%
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -8.93% +4.87%

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 1,043 949 1,328
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 95.86% 97.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 574 774
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £236 £262
90th Percentile £563 £538 £539
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 52 52
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.47% +47.83% +79.69%
10th Percentile £14.42 £13.00 £10.29
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.38% +7.97%

IT Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Analyst in West Sussex

IT Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Analyst in West Sussex

IT 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 IT Analyst in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Analyst in West Sussex

IT Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Analyst in West Sussex over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IT Analyst in West Sussex

IT 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 IT Analyst within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 October 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 -8 4 - -
Crawley -5 1 - - 1
Worthing -12 1 £305 -
IT Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT Analyst contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring IT Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Management Information System
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) GIAC
2 7 (53.85%) CISA
2 7 (53.85%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) CEH
2 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) Proofpoint
2 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (53.85%) Mimecast
2 7 (53.85%) Patch Management
2 7 (53.85%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (53.85%) CompTIA Security+
2 7 (53.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (53.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 3 (23.08%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Management

IT 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Mimecast
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Management Information System
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (53.85%) Information Security
1 7 (53.85%) Kalman Filter
1 7 (53.85%) Patch Management
1 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
2 3 (23.08%) Content Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Document Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) EAM
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) CEH
2 7 (53.85%) CISA
2 7 (53.85%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) CompTIA Security+
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (53.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 7 (53.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Proofpoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft