The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 373 368 392
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 51 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 35
Median daily rate £550 £585 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.98% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £444 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £775 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +9.75% +13.88%  
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Business Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in London

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Architect in London

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 7 £575 -19.29% 1
Croydon - 1 £500 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Business Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 26 (26.80%) Target Operating Model
2 22 (22.68%) Security Cleared
3 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
4 19 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (18.56%) Finance
6 16 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (15.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (15.46%) Business Analysis
8 14 (14.43%) Business Transformation
9 12 (12.37%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (12.37%) Banking
9 12 (12.37%) SQL
10 11 (11.34%) Enterprise Modelling
11 10 (10.31%) TOGAF
12 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (9.28%) Service Design
13 8 (8.25%) Data Modelling
14 7 (7.22%) Project Management
14 7 (7.22%) SAP
14 7 (7.22%) Law
15 6 (6.19%) Scrum
15 6 (6.19%) Change Management
15 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (6.19%) Analytics
16 5 (5.15%) Tableau
16 5 (5.15%) Coaching
16 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (5.15%) Business Change Management
16 5 (5.15%) Lean Six Sigma
16 5 (5.15%) Six Sigma

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 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Temenos T24
2 3 (3.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.03%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (1.03%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.03%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.09%) Blockchain
4 3 (3.09%) Looker
4 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.06%) Big Data
5 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.06%) Power BI
5 2 (2.06%) QlikView
5 2 (2.06%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) ERwin
General
1 18 (18.56%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Law
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.09%) Electronics
5 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 3 (3.09%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) .NET
1 3 (3.09%) JSON
2 2 (2.06%) XML
3 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.03%) CSS
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
3 1 (1.03%) Java EE
3 1 (1.03%) JSF
3 1 (1.03%) JSP
3 1 (1.03%) MDX
3 1 (1.03%) REST
3 1 (1.03%) Servlets
3 1 (1.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.06%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.03%) Derivative
3 1 (1.03%) Equities
3 1 (1.03%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.03%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.03%) Android
1 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) Target Operating Model
2 19 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (15.46%) Business Analysis
4 15 (15.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (14.43%) Business Transformation
6 12 (12.37%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (11.34%) Enterprise Modelling
8 10 (10.31%) TOGAF
9 9 (9.28%) Service Design
9 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (8.25%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.22%) Project Management
12 6 (6.19%) Analytics
12 6 (6.19%) Change Management
12 6 (6.19%) Scrum
13 5 (5.15%) Business Change Management
13 5 (5.15%) Coaching
13 5 (5.15%) ETL
13 5 (5.15%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.37%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) C
2 4 (4.12%) Java
3 1 (1.03%) C#
3 1 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (22.68%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) Degree
4 3 (3.09%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.03%) CBAP
5 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) MiFID
2 3 (3.09%) IFRS
2 3 (3.09%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.03%) EMIR
3 1 (1.03%) FedRAMP
3 1 (1.03%) GAAP
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.03%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (7.22%) SAP
2 5 (5.15%) Cognos
2 5 (5.15%) Tableau
3 4 (4.12%) Temenos
4 3 (3.09%) Birst
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft