The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Solution Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Solution Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Solutions Architect
Rank 561 548 545
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Business Solution Architect 19 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.021% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.023% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 1
Average daily rate
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£525 £525 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £538 -
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47219 44152 43699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.53% 92.85% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30291 27295 25073
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1930 2332
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £38.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Business Solution Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Solution Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Solution Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Business Solution Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Business Solution Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Solution Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Business Solution Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Business Solution Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Solution Architect across the England region.

Business Solution Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Business Solution Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Solution Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West -27 7 £450 +4.65% 2
London +2 6 £500 -9.09% 3
South East -12 5 £543 - 1
East Midlands +2 1 £450 -10.00%
North West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
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UK

Business Solution Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Business Solution 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 Solution Architect in their job title.

1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (24.00%) Big Data
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (16.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 4 (16.00%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (12.00%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Retail
7 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
8 2 (8.00%) Marketing
8 2 (8.00%) Billing
8 2 (8.00%) Use Case
8 2 (8.00%) QA
8 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.00%) Publishing
8 2 (8.00%) SQL
8 2 (8.00%) EMIR
8 2 (8.00%) Dodd-Frank

Business Solution Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Business Solution 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 Solution Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Publishing
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Billing
5 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (4.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Wiki
2 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.00%) Online Games
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (16.00%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (16.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (12.00%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Use Case
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) Time Management
8 1 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
1 2 (8.00%) EMIR
1 2 (8.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (4.00%) Basel III
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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