The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £640 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 105 101
Rank change year-on-year +28 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.91% 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Median daily rate £640 £638 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.39% +26.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £606 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £679 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £538 £450
% change year-on-year +2.32% +19.44%  
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 Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1085 1420 1452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.37% 95.82% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2364 3642 4113
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £565 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 78 203
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.82 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.71% -5.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.20 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in Leeds

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Architect in Leeds

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Architect in Leeds

Business Architect Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leeds region featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Process Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Retail
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Process Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree