Period
to 15 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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 > South East
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 319 371
Rank change year-on-year -37 +52 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 30 45 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.30% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 12
South East median daily rate £550 £585 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.98% +30.00% -16.28%
10th Percentile £468 £471 £379
90th Percentile £750 £625 £599
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £47.91

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,844 15,114 17,379
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.78% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,379 8,690 10,533
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.72% +2.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £258 £250 £238
90th Percentile £580 £556 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 672 747
South East median hourly rate £18.95 £17.77 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.61% -9.38% +12.06%
10th Percentile £10.90 £10.50 £10.33
90th Percentile £50.75 £47.50 £48.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.35%

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in the South East

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Architect in the South East

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Architect in the South East

Business Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Architect in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Architect in the South East

Business Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Thames Valley -9 14 £650 +8.79%
Berkshire -16 13 £650 +8.79%
Hampshire -17 9 £500 -14.53% 1
Surrey -36 7 £550 -5.98%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Business Architect
England

Business Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 South East region featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 13 (43.33%) TOGAF
2 12 (40.00%) Finance
3 9 (30.00%) SAP
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) Logistics
6 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 4 (13.33%) eTOM
7 4 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (13.33%) Use Case
7 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
7 4 (13.33%) SaaS
7 4 (13.33%) Six Sigma
7 4 (13.33%) ERP
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL
8 3 (10.00%) Windows
8 3 (10.00%) CRM
8 3 (10.00%) Dell
8 3 (10.00%) Content Management
8 3 (10.00%) Firewall
8 3 (10.00%) PaaS
8 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.00%) IaaS
8 3 (10.00%) Office 365
8 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
8 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
8 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (10.00%) ForgeRock

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 1 (3.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) SaaS
2 3 (10.00%) Boomi
2 3 (10.00%) IaaS
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.33%) GIS
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) TM Forum
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) TOGAF
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) Logistics
4 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 4 (13.33%) ERP
4 4 (13.33%) eTOM
4 4 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (13.33%) Six Sigma
4 4 (13.33%) Use Case
5 3 (10.00%) Coaching
5 3 (10.00%) Content Management
5 3 (10.00%) CRM
5 3 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) SAP
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Dell
3 3 (10.00%) ForgeRock
3 3 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.33%) Casewise
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Pega