Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £534 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 23 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 137 153
Rank change year-on-year +27 +16 -
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 26 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.15% 0.50% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.52% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 2
Leeds median daily rate £534 £640 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.60% +49.71% -
10th Percentile £466 £530 £365
90th Percentile £674 £703 £492
West Yorkshire median daily rate £523 £600 £428
% change year-on-year -12.92% +40.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2188 2515 3068
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 95.88% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1554 1670 2123
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 96
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -5.58% +5.91%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.20 £8.83
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.18 £36.02
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.25 £13.60
% change year-on-year +7.17% -2.54% +9.24%

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 15 (57.69%) Six Sigma
1 15 (57.69%) Lean Six Sigma
2 13 (50.00%) Service Design
3 12 (46.15%) Project Management
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) Change Management
5 9 (34.62%) Behavioural Change
6 7 (26.92%) Target Operating Model
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (15.38%) DevOps
10 3 (11.54%) Analytics
10 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (11.54%) Reference Data
10 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
10 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.69%) Banking
11 2 (7.69%) NHS
11 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
11 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
11 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (7.69%) Data Strategy
12 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
12 1 (3.85%) iPad
12 1 (3.85%) BPMN
12 1 (3.85%) SMS
12 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
12 1 (3.85%) Online Banking

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMS
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Reference Data
2 2 (7.69%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Lean Six Sigma
1 15 (57.69%) Six Sigma
2 13 (50.00%) Service Design
3 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Project Management
4 11 (42.31%) Change Management
5 9 (34.62%) Behavioural Change
6 7 (26.92%) Target Operating Model
7 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (15.38%) DevOps
10 3 (11.54%) Analytics
10 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
10 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
11 2 (7.69%) Data Strategy
12 1 (3.85%) BPMN
12 1 (3.85%) SWOT Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland