Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £523 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 151 175
Rank change year-on-year +25 +24 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 28 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.92% 0.62% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.64% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 2
West Yorkshire median daily rate £523 £600 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.92% +40.35% -
10th Percentile £453 £450 £365
90th Percentile £673 £698 £492
Yorkshire median daily rate £545 £600 £428
% change year-on-year -9.17% +40.35% -14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2957 3445 4195
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 96.39% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2031 2238 2825
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £259 £259
90th Percentile £544 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 98 181
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.24%
10th Percentile £9.69 £8.75 £8.63
90th Percentile £33.40 £24.74 £33.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.55
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.34% +0.35%

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in West Yorkshire

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Architect in West Yorkshire

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Architect in West Yorkshire

Business Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Leeds +21 26 £534 -16.60%
Bradford +19 1 £700 +33.33%
Halifax +8 1 £450 -
Business Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Six Sigma
1 15 (53.57%) Lean Six Sigma
2 14 (50.00%) Service Design
3 13 (46.43%) Project Management
4 12 (42.86%) Change Management
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (32.14%) Behavioural Change
6 8 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) DevOps
10 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (10.71%) Analytics
10 3 (10.71%) Reference Data
10 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
10 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.71%) Banking
11 2 (7.14%) NHS
11 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
11 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
11 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (7.14%) Data Strategy
12 1 (3.57%) Business Process Modelling
12 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
12 1 (3.57%) iPad
12 1 (3.57%) Change Control
12 1 (3.57%) BPMN
12 1 (3.57%) SMS

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Reference Data
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Lean Six Sigma
1 15 (53.57%) Six Sigma
2 14 (50.00%) Service Design
3 13 (46.43%) Project Management
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (42.86%) Change Management
5 9 (32.14%) Behavioural Change
6 8 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
7 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) DevOps
10 3 (10.71%) Analytics
10 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
10 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
11 2 (7.14%) Data Strategy
12 1 (3.57%) Business Process Modelling
12 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland