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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Architect
Rank 618 623 586
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Functional Architect 11 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.014% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.015% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Median daily rate £450 £625 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £595 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £500
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
46808 48220 46633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.77% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30921 30827 29175
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1367 1864 1918
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 3 £625 -
South East - 3 £450 -
North East - 2 - -
North West - 2 £440 -
East of England - 1 £450 -
Functional Architect
UK

Functional Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) SEPA
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Fundtech
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) SQL

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 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle iSupplier
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Dutch Language
4 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) UML
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Product Management
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SEPA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Fundtech
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Siebel