Period
to 27 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 326 367
Rank change year-on-year -14 +41 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 31 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 15
South East median daily rate £588 £585 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.43% +6.36% +7.32%
10th Percentile £446 £481 £390
90th Percentile £750 £668 £608
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 15,771 14,534 17,139
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.30% 94.05% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,290 8,380 10,421
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.87% +1.32% +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £244 £228
90th Percentile £575 £551 £538
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 643 702 781
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.50 £10.29
90th Percentile £50.20 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.61% -2.56% +11.43%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Berkshire -12 19 £600 +4.35%
Thames Valley -17 19 £600 +9.09%
Surrey -26 8 £550 -5.98%
Hampshire -17 4 £430 -26.50%
Business Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 14 (45.16%) TOGAF
2 12 (38.71%) Finance
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) SAP
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Business Transformation
5 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
6 5 (16.13%) Logistics
6 5 (16.13%) IT Strategy
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
7 3 (9.68%) Retail
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Use Case
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (6.45%) SaaS
8 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
8 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
8 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Management

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 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Business ByDesign
1 1 (3.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.23%) GIS
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) TOGAF
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Business Transformation
4 5 (16.13%) IT Strategy
4 5 (16.13%) Logistics
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.68%) Use Case
5 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
1 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Capita
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Pega
3 1 (3.23%) VMware