Period
to 21 November 2019

The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

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
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 478 567 578
Rank change year-on-year +89 +11 -80
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 59 58 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 48 57
London median daily rate £625 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £504 £513 £452
90th Percentile £850 £775 £700
England median daily rate £575 £625 £550
% change year-on-year -8.00% +13.64% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £19.50 - -
England median hourly rate £19.50 £81.50 -
% change year-on-year -76.07% - -

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 33,387 44,036 44,706
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.73% 94.81% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,973 31,789 32,364
London median daily rate £500 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +7.61%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
England median daily rate £468 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 475 609 554
London median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% +2.91%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £54.79 £47.83
England median hourly rate £19.47 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +5.22% - -

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2019.

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 6 months to 21 November 2019. 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 +48 6 £850 +36.00%
East London +29 2 £650 -7.14%
South London +30 1 - -
West London +28 1 - -
Business Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (35.59%) Security Cleared
2 18 (30.51%) SC Cleared
3 14 (23.73%) Target Operating Model
4 13 (22.03%) Finance
5 11 (18.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (15.25%) Azure
6 9 (15.25%) AWS
7 8 (13.56%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
7 8 (13.56%) Oracle
7 8 (13.56%) Public Sector
8 7 (11.86%) Creative Thinking
8 7 (11.86%) DevOps
8 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
9 6 (10.17%) Project Management
9 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
9 6 (10.17%) Project Delivery
10 5 (8.47%) Architectural Design
10 5 (8.47%) Value Chain Analysis
10 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (8.47%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (8.47%) Oracle Smart View
10 5 (8.47%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (8.47%) JIRA
10 5 (8.47%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (8.47%) Marketing
10 5 (8.47%) Information Management
10 5 (8.47%) DRM
10 5 (8.47%) Management Information System

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 4 (6.78%) Confluence
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) Jetty
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Hyperion Planning
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) AWS
1 9 (15.25%) Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) SSH
2 1 (1.69%) Skype
2 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Essbase
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle Smart View
2 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.39%) Power BI
3 1 (1.69%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) Ant
2 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.39%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.39%) FishEye
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Gradle
2 2 (3.39%) Hudson
2 2 (3.39%) IntelliJ
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) Leiningen
2 2 (3.39%) Maven
2 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.39%) Poseidon for UML
2 2 (3.39%) Subversion
2 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Public Sector
3 5 (8.47%) Marketing
4 3 (5.08%) Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Electronics
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Social Housing
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) JSON
1 4 (6.78%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Camel
2 2 (3.39%) CGI
2 2 (3.39%) GWT
2 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) HTML5
2 2 (3.39%) JMS
2 2 (3.39%) jQuery
2 2 (3.39%) Node.js
2 2 (3.39%) Play Framework
2 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.39%) React
2 2 (3.39%) Spring
2 2 (3.39%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) Derivative
2 2 (3.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Android
1 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.39%) CentOS
1 2 (3.39%) Debian
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
1 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
1 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.73%) Target Operating Model
3 11 (18.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
4 8 (13.56%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (11.86%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (11.86%) DevOps
5 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
6 6 (10.17%) Project Delivery
6 6 (10.17%) Project Management
7 5 (8.47%) Architectural Design
7 5 (8.47%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (8.47%) DRM
7 5 (8.47%) Information Management
7 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (8.47%) Value Chain Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Architecture Roadmap
8 4 (6.78%) Coaching
8 4 (6.78%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (6.78%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.39%) C++
2 2 (3.39%) Clojure
2 2 (3.39%) ClojureScript
2 2 (3.39%) Groovy
2 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.39%) Perl
2 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.39%) Python
2 2 (3.39%) Ruby
2 2 (3.39%) Scala
2 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Security Cleared
2 18 (30.51%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
1 2 (3.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) Hyperion
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Pega
4 2 (3.39%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.39%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.39%) Sybase
5 1 (1.69%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Sonus
5 1 (1.69%) Tableau
5 1 (1.69%) UiPath