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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Architect
Rank 597 608 611
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Architect 13 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.020% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.021% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Median daily rate £700 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £469 £535
10% offered a daily rate of more than £853 £520 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Functional Architect
UK

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
43243 48091 49053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.95% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28473 31109 31489
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1507 1878 2039
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 11 £700 +40.00%
South East +25 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £465 -
Functional Architect
UK

Functional Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (25.00%) Collateral Management
5 4 (20.00%) Retail
5 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (20.00%) Back Office
5 4 (20.00%) Validation
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) SunGard
6 3 (15.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Network Design
7 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Data Flow Diagram
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) WAN
7 2 (10.00%) MS Project
7 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) MiFID
7 2 (10.00%) Use Case

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 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle iSupplier
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (5.00%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Back Office
4 4 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
6 1 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.00%) Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Collateral Management
2 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Product Management
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) MiFID
2 1 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SEPA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) SunGard
2 1 (5.00%) FIS
2 1 (5.00%) Murex
2 1 (5.00%) Nokia
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO