The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 20 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Architect
Rank 491 459 487
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 106 112 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 64 51
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£525 £545 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.66% +10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £427 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £510 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +22.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51721 47458 47769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.64% 92.73% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32625 28720 26837
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2093 2063 2513
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Business Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

Business Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Business Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Architect
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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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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
England -29 98 £523 -4.12% 20
London -11 58 £525 -4.10% 6
City of London +9 14 £500 -13.04% 2
South East -16 14 £560 +17.89% 4
South West -16 13 £474 -4.77% 4
Wiltshire -11 8 £450 -20.35% 2
Scotland -4 7 £538 +19.44% 2
Swindon -6 7 £450 -20.35% 2
Edinburgh -9 7 £538 +19.44% 1
East Midlands +15 6 £450 -10.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £543 - 1
Oxford - 5 £543 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £1,000 - 1
Berkshire +2 3 £525 -8.69%
Northamptonshire -9 3 £475 -5.00% 1
West Midlands -21 3 £575 -17.85% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £400 - 1
Northampton -8 2 £475 -5.00% 1
Bristol - 2 £600 - 1
Reading +12 1 £600 -14.28%
Yorkshire -8 1 £500 -9.09% 1
North West -9 1 £1,000 +100.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 £498 -
Bournemouth - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Plymouth - - - - 1
Tadworth - - - -
Watford - - - -

Business Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 63 (37.50%) Finance
2 34 (20.24%) Banking
3 33 (19.64%) Business Analysis
4 32 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 23 (13.69%) Data Modelling
7 20 (11.90%) Oracle
8 18 (10.71%) Retail
9 15 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (7.74%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
12 11 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (6.55%) Investment Banking
12 11 (6.55%) CRM
12 11 (6.55%) Business Process Mapping
13 10 (5.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (5.95%) Security Cleared
13 10 (5.95%) BPMN
13 10 (5.95%) Microsoft
14 9 (5.36%) SQL
14 9 (5.36%) Data Management
14 9 (5.36%) Data Architecture
14 9 (5.36%) Hadoop
14 9 (5.36%) Retail Banking
14 9 (5.36%) Big Data
14 9 (5.36%) Analytics
15 8 (4.76%) Marketing
15 8 (4.76%) SC Cleared

Business Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.19%) SAS
3 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.60%) CMS
3 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.19%) HFM
2 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.19%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.38%) MVNO
2 1 (0.60%) GPRS
2 1 (0.60%) GSM
2 1 (0.60%) UMTS
2 1 (0.60%) WAN
2 1 (0.60%) PPP
2 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.60%) VPN
2 1 (0.60%) L2TP
2 1 (0.60%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (5.36%) Hadoop
2 9 (5.36%) Big Data
3 7 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.98%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.98%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.98%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.38%) Essbase
7 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.60%) QlikView
9 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) ERwin
General
1 63 (37.50%) Finance
2 34 (20.24%) Banking
3 18 (10.71%) Retail
4 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 11 (6.55%) Investment Banking
6 9 (5.36%) Retail Banking
7 8 (4.76%) Marketing
7 8 (4.76%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.38%) Local Government
8 4 (2.38%) Billing
9 3 (1.79%) Games
10 2 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.19%) Advertising
10 2 (1.19%) Publishing
11 1 (0.60%) Law
11 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.98%) Middleware
2 4 (2.38%) .NET
2 4 (2.38%) XML
3 3 (1.79%) Web Services
4 1 (0.60%) J2EE
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.38%) Data Integration
2 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.79%) Data Structures
3 3 (1.79%) Online Games
4 2 (1.19%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.19%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.19%) FMCG
4 2 (1.19%) Social Media
4 2 (1.19%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.19%) Statistics
4 2 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.19%) Wiki
4 2 (1.19%) User Experience
5 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.60%) DTV
5 1 (0.60%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.38%) UNIX
2 2 (1.19%) Windows
3 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.64%) Business Analysis
2 32 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 23 (13.69%) Data Modelling
5 13 (7.74%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (6.55%) CRM
6 11 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.55%) Business Process Mapping
7 10 (5.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (5.95%) BPMN
8 9 (5.36%) Data Architecture
8 9 (5.36%) Data Management
8 9 (5.36%) Analytics
9 8 (4.76%) Six Sigma
10 7 (4.17%) Project Management
10 7 (4.17%) ERP
10 7 (4.17%) ETL
11 6 (3.57%) E-Commerce
11 6 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.36%) SQL
2 2 (1.19%) VB
2 2 (1.19%) VBA
2 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.38%) Degree
4 2 (1.19%) ISEB
5 1 (0.60%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) FATCA
2 2 (1.19%) EMIR
2 2 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.19%) COBIT
3 1 (0.60%) Basel III
3 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (11.90%) Oracle
2 10 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.57%) SAP
4 2 (1.19%) Cognos
4 2 (1.19%) Adobe
4 2 (1.19%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.19%) Teradata
4 2 (1.19%) Netezza
4 2 (1.19%) Tableau
4 2 (1.19%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.60%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.60%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.60%) IBM
5 1 (0.60%) Sybase
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