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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Architect
Rank 464 463 476
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 108 111 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 78 46
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£500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £413 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £637 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50

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
47659 47013 42321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.41% 92.36% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29398 27746 24152
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1803 2001 2307
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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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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 -3 92 £513 +13.88% 20
London +17 38 £520 -7.55% 10
South East -20 24 £500 +12.99% 2
Berkshire +8 16 £500 -9.09%
Scotland -4 13 £433 -8.94% 1
East of England +21 12 £525 +13.51%
Glasgow +12 12 £433 - 1
Reading - 10 £600 -
Ipswich - 7 £550 -
Suffolk - 7 £550 -
City of London +19 6 £550 -2.22% 3
South West -19 6 £523 +16.11% 6
Wiltshire - 6 £523 - 1
North West -17 5 £438 +2.94% 1
Swindon - 5 £545 - 1
West Midlands -8 4 £600 +39.13%
Cheshire - 2 £438 - 1
Warrington - 2 £438 - 1
East Midlands +4 1 £475 -17.39%
Warwickshire -2 1 £600 +33.33%
Manchester -7 1 £430 +1.17%
Northamptonshire -8 1 £475 -12.64%
Edinburgh -10 1 - -
Northampton -11 1 £475 -12.64%
Hampshire -19 1 - - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £425 -
Oxford - - - -
Glamorgan - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - -

Business Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 78 (35.94%) Finance
2 37 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (16.59%) Banking
4 31 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (13.82%) TOGAF
6 29 (13.36%) Business Analysis
7 25 (11.52%) Oracle
8 24 (11.06%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (11.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 22 (10.14%) Data Modelling
10 21 (9.68%) Telecoms
11 18 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (7.83%) Microsoft
12 17 (7.83%) Retail
13 15 (6.91%) SAP
14 14 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (6.45%) Waterfall
15 13 (5.99%) BPMN
15 13 (5.99%) SQL
15 13 (5.99%) CRM
16 12 (5.53%) Degree
16 12 (5.53%) Analytics
17 10 (4.61%) Big Data
17 10 (4.61%) Retail Banking
17 10 (4.61%) Marketing
17 10 (4.61%) Zachman Framework
17 10 (4.61%) Investment Banking
17 10 (4.61%) Web Services
18 9 (4.15%) SOA

Business Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.38%) Apache Pig
2 2 (0.92%) SAS
2 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.46%) FileNet
3 1 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) MS Office
1 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.46%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.84%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.38%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.92%) HFM
3 2 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.84%) MVNO
2 1 (0.46%) GPRS
2 1 (0.46%) GSM
2 1 (0.46%) UMTS
2 1 (0.46%) PPP
2 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.46%) VPN
2 1 (0.46%) L2TP
2 1 (0.46%) IPsec
2 1 (0.46%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.06%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (4.61%) Big Data
3 9 (4.15%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.84%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.84%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.84%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.84%) HPCC
7 3 (1.38%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.38%) Essbase
7 3 (1.38%) OLAP
8 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.92%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.46%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (0.92%) ERwin
General
1 78 (35.94%) Finance
2 36 (16.59%) Banking
3 21 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 17 (7.83%) Retail
5 10 (4.61%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.61%) Retail Banking
5 10 (4.61%) Marketing
6 9 (4.15%) Billing
7 8 (3.69%) Financial Institution
8 5 (2.30%) Legal
9 3 (1.38%) Games
10 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.92%) Advertising
10 2 (0.92%) Publishing
10 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.92%) Electronics
11 1 (0.46%) Back Office
11 1 (0.46%) Automotive
11 1 (0.46%) Law
11 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.61%) Web Services
2 7 (3.23%) .NET
3 6 (2.76%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.76%) CSS
3 6 (2.76%) HTML5
3 6 (2.76%) CSS3
3 6 (2.76%) HTML
4 4 (1.84%) XML
5 3 (1.38%) Middleware
6 1 (0.46%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.46%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.46%) JSR 170
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.46%) SOAP
6 1 (0.46%) J2EE
6 1 (0.46%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.76%) Kindle
2 6 (2.76%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.84%) Data Integration
4 4 (1.84%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.38%) Online Games
6 2 (0.92%) Wiki
6 2 (0.92%) Social Media
6 2 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.46%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.46%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.46%) FMCG
7 1 (0.46%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.46%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.38%) UNIX
2 2 (0.92%) Windows
3 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.05%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (13.82%) TOGAF
4 29 (13.36%) Business Analysis
5 24 (11.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 22 (10.14%) Data Modelling
7 14 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 13 (5.99%) BPMN
8 13 (5.99%) CRM
9 12 (5.53%) Analytics
10 10 (4.61%) Zachman Framework
11 9 (4.15%) Data Architecture
11 9 (4.15%) SOA
11 9 (4.15%) ETL
12 8 (3.69%) Six Sigma
12 8 (3.69%) Software Testing
13 7 (3.23%) Use Case
13 7 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.99%) SQL
2 7 (3.23%) C#
3 3 (1.38%) Java
4 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (5.53%) Degree
2 4 (1.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.76%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.92%) FATCA
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 25 (11.52%) Oracle
2 17 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.91%) SAP
4 5 (2.30%) Teradata
4 5 (2.30%) IBM
5 4 (1.84%) Business Objects
5 4 (1.84%) Pega
6 3 (1.38%) Netezza
6 3 (1.38%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.92%) GoldenSource
7 2 (0.92%) Cognos
7 2 (0.92%) Adobe
8 1 (0.46%) CA
8 1 (0.46%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.46%) Sybase
8 1 (0.46%) Google
8 1 (0.46%) Informatica
8 1 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.46%) ESRI
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day £competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £550 - £675 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day + Flexibility
Posted: 24 days ago