The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Functional Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Architect
UK / England
Rank 556 586 587
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Architect 9 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.019% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.020% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Median daily rate £838 £500 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £540
10% offered a daily rate of more than £858 £600 £755
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £500 £588
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39269 44133 43974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25773 28481 28114
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1341 1605 1770
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.12% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Functional Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Functional Architect in the job title.

Functional Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Functional Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Functional Architect across the England region.

Functional Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Functional Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Functional Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Functional Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Functional Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Functional Architect across the England region.

Functional Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Functional Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
London +14 8 £850 +54.54%
East Midlands - 1 £465 -
Functional Architect
UK

Functional Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Functional Architect 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 England region featuring Functional Architect in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Back Office
3 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Target Operating Model
3 5 (31.25%) Collateral Management
4 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) SunGard
5 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) MiFID
6 2 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
7 1 (6.25%) SAP MDM
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Legal
7 1 (6.25%) B2C

Functional Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP MDM
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Back Office
3 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (6.25%) Legal
6 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Structures
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.25%) Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
3 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Collateral Management
1 5 (31.25%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) B2C
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) SunGard
2 1 (6.25%) FIS
2 1 (6.25%) Murex
2 1 (6.25%) Nokia
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO