Period
to 14 August 2020

The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

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
England > London
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 341 525 567
Rank change year-on-year +184 +42 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 31 51 68
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 49
Median daily rate £625 £650 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £450 £518 £498
90th Percentile £733 £850 £815
England median daily rate £600 £650 £550
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
England median hourly rate - £19.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 13,712 37,501 43,183
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.51% 94.10% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,264 26,831 31,227
Median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.15%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £713 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 496 626
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +5.00% -5.77%
10th Percentile £17.97 £12.38 £13.13
90th Percentile £54.60 £58.94 £51.25
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £18.52
% change year-on-year +37.50% +7.99% +0.11%

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in London

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Business Architect in London.

Daily rate trend for Business Architect in London

Business Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Business Architect in London over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Business Architect in London

Business Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 14 August 2020. 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
Central London +139 5 £550 -35.29%
Business Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, Business Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 11 (35.48%) Asset Management
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
1 11 (35.48%) Business Process Modelling
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (29.03%) Information Management
2 9 (29.03%) Taxonomies
2 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.81%) Target Operating Model
3 8 (25.81%) Public Sector
3 8 (25.81%) Validation
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Law
4 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
5 6 (19.35%) Azure
5 6 (19.35%) AWS
5 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
5 6 (19.35%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Architectural Design
5 6 (19.35%) DevOps
6 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
7 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (12.90%) Strategic Roadmap
7 4 (12.90%) Finance
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) Banking
8 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.68%) DataStage
8 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) AWS
1 6 (19.35%) Azure
2 1 (3.23%) GCP
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) DataStage
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Public Sector
2 7 (22.58%) Law
3 4 (12.90%) Finance
4 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Fire and Rescue
5 2 (6.45%) Back Office
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (29.03%) Taxonomies
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Equities
3 2 (6.45%) Fixed Income
3 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.23%) Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Life Science
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Asset Management
1 11 (35.48%) Business Process Modelling
2 9 (29.03%) Information Management
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Target Operating Model
3 8 (25.81%) Validation
4 6 (19.35%) Architectural Design
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.90%) Strategic Roadmap
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Business Transformation
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Logistics
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Bloomberg
1 2 (6.45%) Charles River
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Pega