Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 669 621 695
Rank change year-on-year -48 +74 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 194 239 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 172 124
England median daily rate £550 £569 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.34% +3.45% +5.77%
10th Percentile £448 £418 £422
90th Percentile £700 £750 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK median hourly rate - £43.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in England

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Architect in England

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Architect in England

Business Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Architect in England

Business 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 Business Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -60 76 £550 -7.17% 9
South East +17 42 £538 - 1
North of England +56 37 £545 -0.91% 3
Yorkshire +35 35 £545 -9.17%
East of England +7 13 £550 +13.40%
South West -2 13 £550 +4.76%
Midlands +14 12 £600 +9.09%
West Midlands +3 5 £700 +21.74%
East Midlands -3 5 £513 +3.02%
North West +18 1 - - 3
Business Architect
UK

Business Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 England region featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 64 (32.99%) Finance
2 48 (24.74%) Target Operating Model
3 47 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (14.43%) Change Management
5 28 (14.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (14.43%) Project Management
6 27 (13.92%) Business Analysis
7 25 (12.89%) Service Design
8 20 (10.31%) Lean Six Sigma
8 20 (10.31%) TOGAF
8 20 (10.31%) Enterprise Architecture
8 20 (10.31%) Six Sigma
9 18 (9.28%) Banking
10 16 (8.25%) Coaching
11 15 (7.73%) Telecoms
11 15 (7.73%) Data Modelling
12 14 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (6.70%) SC Cleared
13 13 (6.70%) Security Cleared
13 13 (6.70%) Analytics
14 11 (5.67%) Behavioural Change
14 11 (5.67%) SQL
14 11 (5.67%) Microsoft
15 10 (5.15%) SQL Server
15 10 (5.15%) ETL
15 10 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (4.64%) Data Quality
16 9 (4.64%) Business Transformation

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.52%) CMS
1 1 (0.52%) Confluence
1 1 (0.52%) Mule
1 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.52%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.52%) CATIA
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (0.52%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.52%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.03%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.52%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.52%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.52%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.52%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.52%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.52%) PaaS
2 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.06%) MPLS
1 4 (2.06%) MVNO
2 3 (1.55%) DNS
2 3 (1.55%) H.323
2 3 (1.55%) Internet
2 3 (1.55%) IPsec
2 3 (1.55%) LAN
2 3 (1.55%) PSTN
2 3 (1.55%) SSL
2 3 (1.55%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.55%) WAN
2 3 (1.55%) Wireless
3 2 (1.03%) SMS
4 1 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.55%) Big Data
6 3 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.55%) MySQL
6 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.03%) Essbase
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Smart View
7 2 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.03%) ERwin
2 2 (1.03%) JIRA
2 2 (1.03%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.52%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.52%) Toad
General
1 64 (32.99%) Finance
2 18 (9.28%) Banking
3 15 (7.73%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.61%) Retail
5 5 (2.58%) Billing
5 5 (2.58%) Marketing
6 4 (2.06%) Law
7 3 (1.55%) Legal
7 3 (1.55%) Military
8 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Back Office
9 1 (0.52%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Front Office
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.58%) JSON
1 5 (2.58%) REST
2 3 (1.55%) .NET
2 3 (1.55%) CSS
2 3 (1.55%) CSS3
2 3 (1.55%) HTML
2 3 (1.55%) HTML5
2 3 (1.55%) Web Services
3 2 (1.03%) Ajax
3 2 (1.03%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.03%) Django
3 2 (1.03%) Play Framework
3 2 (1.03%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.52%) Drools
4 1 (0.52%) jBPM
4 1 (0.52%) MDX
4 1 (0.52%) Meteor
4 1 (0.52%) RESTful
4 1 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.64%) User Experience
2 6 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.58%) NHS
4 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.06%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.03%) Derivative
5 2 (1.03%) Equities
5 2 (1.03%) Fintech
5 2 (1.03%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.52%) iPad
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.74%) Target Operating Model
2 47 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (14.43%) Change Management
4 28 (14.43%) Project Management
4 28 (14.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (13.92%) Business Analysis
6 25 (12.89%) Service Design
7 20 (10.31%) Enterprise Architecture
7 20 (10.31%) Lean Six Sigma
7 20 (10.31%) Six Sigma
7 20 (10.31%) TOGAF
8 16 (8.25%) Coaching
9 15 (7.73%) Data Modelling
10 13 (6.70%) Analytics
11 11 (5.67%) Behavioural Change
12 10 (5.15%) ETL
13 9 (4.64%) Business Transformation
13 9 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (4.64%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.67%) SQL
2 9 (4.64%) C
3 5 (2.58%) Apex Code
3 5 (2.58%) Java
4 4 (2.06%) Scala
5 2 (1.03%) Ruby
6 1 (0.52%) C#
6 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.52%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (6.70%) SC Cleared
1 13 (6.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.06%) Degree
3 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.64%) Data Quality
1 9 (4.64%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) SLA
3 2 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.03%) HL7
4 1 (0.52%) COBIT
4 1 (0.52%) GAAP
4 1 (0.52%) GDPR
4 1 (0.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.06%) Docker
2 3 (1.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (5.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.12%) Oracle
3 7 (3.61%) Pega
3 7 (3.61%) SAP
4 6 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.55%) Temenos
6 2 (1.03%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.03%) Informatica
6 2 (1.03%) Tableau
7 1 (0.52%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe
7 1 (0.52%) Capita
7 1 (0.52%) Casewise
7 1 (0.52%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.52%) Northgate
7 1 (0.52%) Siemens
7 1 (0.52%) Talend
7 1 (0.52%) Teradata
7 1 (0.52%) Unisys