The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 96 84
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £525 £598 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.13% +40.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £517 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £696 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £450
% change year-on-year - +22.22%  
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 Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1185 1299 1366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 96.19% 95.58% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2180 2477 2628
Median daily rate £375 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 41
Median hourly rate £15.86 £29.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.60% +45.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.81 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £52.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Business Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in Edinburgh

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Architect in Edinburgh

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Architect in Edinburgh

Business Architect Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 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 Edinburgh region featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Target Operating Model
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) MiFID
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) TSYS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) TSYS