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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Architect
Rank 466 458 475
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 105 101 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 66 39
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£520 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £423 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £585 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £480 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +11.62%
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
46318 45203 42184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.55% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29063 26904 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1961 2473
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 0 94 £525 +10.52% 27
London +35 45 £550 -4.34% 13
South East -12 15 £506 +14.40% 1
South West -21 12 £545 +21.11% 4
East of England - 12 £450 - 2
Berkshire +12 11 £500 +11.11%
Scotland -5 11 £433 -3.88%
Wiltshire +4 10 £545 +26.74% 1
Swindon -3 9 £545 +26.74% 1
Glasgow +2 8 £433 -
Reading - 7 £600 -
City of London +13 6 £470 -16.44% 2
Suffolk - 5 £525 - 1
Ipswich - 5 £525 - 1
North West -3 4 £456 +7.35% 1
East Midlands +16 3 £475 -7.31%
Northamptonshire -6 3 £475 -6.17%
Edinburgh -6 3 £538 +19.44%
Northampton -4 2 £488 -3.70%
Bristol -7 2 £600 +14.28% 3
Surrey 0 1 £550 +29.41% 1
Manchester -2 1 £430 +1.17% 1
West Midlands -5 1 £750 +73.91%
Yorkshire - 1 - - 5
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £525 -
Oxford - 1 £525 -
Slough - 1 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 - 1
Walsall - - - -

Business Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 77 (40.10%) Finance
2 38 (19.79%) Banking
3 34 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (16.15%) Business Analysis
5 30 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (13.02%) TOGAF
8 22 (11.46%) Oracle
8 22 (11.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 20 (10.42%) Data Modelling
10 19 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (9.38%) Telecoms
12 16 (8.33%) Retail
12 16 (8.33%) Microsoft
13 11 (5.73%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (5.73%) BPMN
13 11 (5.73%) Big Data
13 11 (5.73%) CRM
13 11 (5.73%) SAP
14 10 (5.21%) SQL
14 10 (5.21%) Hadoop
14 10 (5.21%) Retail Banking
14 10 (5.21%) Investment Banking
15 9 (4.69%) Zachman Framework
15 9 (4.69%) Degree
15 9 (4.69%) Waterfall
15 9 (4.69%) Analytics
15 9 (4.69%) Financial Institution
16 8 (4.17%) .NET

Business Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (1.56%) Apache Pig
1 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.04%) SAS
3 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (0.52%) CMS
3 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.04%) MS Office
1 2 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.04%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.04%) HFM
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.08%) MVNO
2 1 (0.52%) IPsec
2 1 (0.52%) GPRS
2 1 (0.52%) GSM
2 1 (0.52%) UMTS
2 1 (0.52%) PPP
2 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.52%) VPN
2 1 (0.52%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (5.73%) Big Data
3 10 (5.21%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.08%) HPCC
6 4 (2.08%) Essbase
7 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.56%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.56%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.04%) OLAP
8 2 (1.04%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) ERwin
General
1 77 (40.10%) Finance
2 38 (19.79%) Banking
3 18 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 16 (8.33%) Retail
5 10 (5.21%) Retail Banking
5 10 (5.21%) Investment Banking
6 9 (4.69%) Financial Institution
7 8 (4.17%) Marketing
8 5 (2.60%) Billing
9 4 (2.08%) Legal
10 3 (1.56%) Games
11 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.04%) Advertising
11 2 (1.04%) Publishing
11 2 (1.04%) Local Government
11 2 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.52%) Law
12 1 (0.52%) Electronics
12 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.17%) .NET
1 8 (4.17%) Web Services
2 6 (3.13%) HTML
2 6 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 6 (3.13%) CSS
2 6 (3.13%) HTML5
2 6 (3.13%) CSS3
3 3 (1.56%) XML
4 2 (1.04%) Middleware
5 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.52%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.13%) Kindle
2 6 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.08%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.56%) Online Games
4 3 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.04%) User Experience
5 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.04%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.04%) Social Media
5 2 (1.04%) Statistics
5 2 (1.04%) Wiki
6 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.52%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.52%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.56%) UNIX
2 2 (1.04%) Windows
3 1 (0.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (16.15%) Business Analysis
3 30 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (13.54%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (13.02%) TOGAF
6 22 (11.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 20 (10.42%) Data Modelling
8 11 (5.73%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (5.73%) BPMN
8 11 (5.73%) CRM
9 9 (4.69%) Zachman Framework
9 9 (4.69%) Waterfall
9 9 (4.69%) Analytics
10 8 (4.17%) Data Architecture
10 8 (4.17%) Business Process Mapping
11 7 (3.65%) Use Case
11 7 (3.65%) Software Testing
11 7 (3.65%) Portfolio Management
11 7 (3.65%) ETL
11 7 (3.65%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.21%) SQL
2 7 (3.65%) C#
3 2 (1.04%) Java
4 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (4.69%) Degree
2 6 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.56%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) FATCA
3 2 (1.04%) EMIR
3 2 (1.04%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (11.46%) Oracle
2 16 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.73%) SAP
4 3 (1.56%) Teradata
4 3 (1.56%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.04%) Cognos
5 2 (1.04%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.04%) IBM
5 2 (1.04%) Adobe
5 2 (1.04%) Tableau
5 2 (1.04%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.52%) Google
6 1 (0.52%) Netezza
6 1 (0.52%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.52%) ESRI
6 1 (0.52%) Informatica
6 1 (0.52%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.52%) Sybase
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