The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Architect
Rank 91 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.15% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate £525 £580 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% +18.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £475 £485
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1362 1306 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.98% 96.10% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 713 561
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.02 £22.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.46% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £47.50 £95.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Architect in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Architect Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Business Architect
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Business Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Architect in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model

Business Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Business Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Business Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft