The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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.

Business Architect
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 159 205
Rank change year-on-year +1 +46  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 7 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.31% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 5
Median daily rate £575 £713 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.29% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £540 £540
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £763 £726
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +9.52% +10.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3148 3259 5509
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.51% 95.74% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2639 4250
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 99
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +1.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.57 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Business Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in the City of London

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Architect in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Architect in the City of London

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Architect in the City of London

Business Architect Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Business 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 City of London region featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (44.44%) Business Transformation
1 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) FedRAMP
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Data Encryption
4 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Transformation
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Data Encryption
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) FedRAMP
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)