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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Architect
Rank 507 530 468
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -62
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 113 81 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 63 74
Average daily rate
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£550 £513 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £360 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £665 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
England -7 95 £575 +9.52% 20
London +20 60 £600 - 12
City of London -4 14 £615 -5.38% 5
Scotland -4 9 £425 -15.00% 1
South East -12 9 £575 +19.79% 3
West Midlands +3 8 £450 -13.25% 3
East Midlands - 8 £475 - 2
South Wales +5 7 £450 -10.00%
Cardiff +3 7 £450 -10.00%
Wales +1 7 £450 -10.00%
Edinburgh -4 7 £425 -15.00% 1
Northamptonshire - 7 £500 -
Northampton - 6 £500 -
Yorkshire -20 4 £480 -
West Yorkshire -21 4 £480 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £500 -
Telford - 4 £450 -
Shropshire - 4 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +2 3 - -
North West -28 3 £550 +10.00%
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £428 -
Berkshire +5 2 £550 +15.78% 2
Birmingham +4 2 £450 +5.88%
Surrey -2 2 £550 -
South West -11 2 £530 +8.71%
Bromley - 2 £675 -
Wiltshire 0 1 £550 +5.76%
Swindon -4 1 £550 +5.76%
Bristol -5 1 £510 +4.61%

Business Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 80 (36.70%) Finance
2 70 (32.11%) Target Operating Model
3 54 (24.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (17.89%) Banking
5 27 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (11.93%) TOGAF
7 23 (10.55%) Business Analysis
8 21 (9.63%) Data Modelling
8 21 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (9.17%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (8.26%) Oracle
11 16 (7.34%) BPMN
11 16 (7.34%) Investment Banking
12 15 (6.88%) Process Management
13 14 (6.42%) Retail
14 13 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (5.96%) Data Management
14 13 (5.96%) Data Analysis
15 12 (5.50%) Degree
15 12 (5.50%) Data Architecture
15 12 (5.50%) Microsoft
16 11 (5.05%) SQL
16 11 (5.05%) Zachman Framework
16 11 (5.05%) Asset Management
17 10 (4.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 10 (4.59%) CRM
18 9 (4.13%) SQL Server
18 9 (4.13%) SAP
18 9 (4.13%) Six Sigma
18 9 (4.13%) Migration

Business Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (0.92%) SAS
3 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.46%) PowerExchange
4 1 (0.46%) FileNet
4 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (2.29%) PowerPivot
3 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.92%) MS Office
5 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.46%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.83%) Google Analytics
1 4 (1.83%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.38%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) LDAP
3 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.46%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.13%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.29%) QlikView
5 5 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Power View
6 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.38%) OLAP
8 2 (0.92%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.92%) DataStage
8 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.92%) Xcelsius
8 2 (0.92%) Big Data
8 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.46%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (0.92%) ERwin
2 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (36.70%) Finance
2 39 (17.89%) Banking
3 16 (7.34%) Investment Banking
4 14 (6.42%) Retail
5 8 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.75%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.75%) Legal
7 5 (2.29%) Front Office
8 4 (1.83%) Billing
9 3 (1.38%) Advertising
9 3 (1.38%) Publishing
9 3 (1.38%) Marketing
9 3 (1.38%) Back Office
10 2 (0.92%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.46%) German Language
11 1 (0.46%) Electronics
11 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.29%) JSON
2 4 (1.83%) Ajax
2 4 (1.83%) jQuery
2 4 (1.83%) HTML5
2 4 (1.83%) HTML
2 4 (1.83%) CSS
2 4 (1.83%) CSS3
2 4 (1.83%) PhoneGap
3 3 (1.38%) Web Services
3 3 (1.38%) XML
4 2 (0.92%) SOAP
4 2 (0.92%) Middleware
4 2 (0.92%) REST
5 1 (0.46%) SAP TM
5 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.46%) JSR 170
5 1 (0.46%) JMS
5 1 (0.46%) .NET
5 1 (0.46%) J2EE
5 1 (0.46%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.67%) Visualisation
3 5 (2.29%) NHS
3 5 (2.29%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.83%) Social Media
4 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.83%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.92%) Informatics
6 2 (0.92%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.46%) FMCG
7 1 (0.46%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.46%) Telematics
7 1 (0.46%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.46%) iPad
7 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.46%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.29%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.83%) Android
3 2 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (32.11%) Target Operating Model
2 54 (24.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (12.39%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (11.93%) TOGAF
5 23 (10.55%) Business Analysis
6 21 (9.63%) Data Modelling
7 20 (9.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (7.34%) BPMN
9 15 (6.88%) Process Management
10 13 (5.96%) Data Analysis
10 13 (5.96%) Data Management
11 12 (5.50%) Data Architecture
12 11 (5.05%) Zachman Framework
12 11 (5.05%) Asset Management
13 10 (4.59%) CRM
13 10 (4.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (4.13%) Six Sigma
14 9 (4.13%) Migration
14 9 (4.13%) Lean Six Sigma
15 8 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.05%) SQL
2 7 (3.21%) T-SQL
2 7 (3.21%) Java
3 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.46%) PHP
4 1 (0.46%) C
4 1 (0.46%) C#
4 1 (0.46%) VB
4 1 (0.46%) Python
4 1 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (5.50%) Degree
2 2 (0.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (0.92%) ISEB
2 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) PMP
3 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.46%) MBA
3 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.46%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) FINREP
Vendors
1 18 (8.26%) Oracle
2 12 (5.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.13%) SAP
4 6 (2.75%) Pega
4 6 (2.75%) Tableau
5 5 (2.29%) Teradata
5 5 (2.29%) IBM
6 4 (1.83%) Adobe
7 3 (1.38%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.38%) Informatica
7 3 (1.38%) GoldenSource
8 2 (0.92%) Netezza
8 2 (0.92%) CA
9 1 (0.46%) HP
9 1 (0.46%) Cognos
9 1 (0.46%) Cisco
9 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.46%) Apple
9 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
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