The table below looks at the statistics for Information Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architecture
Rank 172 191 180
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 18 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £632 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-48.43% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4264 4966 4755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.01% 77.17% 76.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3308 3618 3644
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 52
Average hourly rate £27.37 £24.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.04% -82.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Architecture across the City of London region.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architecture across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Information Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture across the City of London region.

Information Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Information Architecture also 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 that cited Information Architecture.

1 26 (61.90%) User Experience
2 15 (35.71%) HTML
3 13 (30.95%) CSS
4 12 (28.57%) Finance
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 9 (21.43%) Content Management
8 8 (19.05%) Analytics
9 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (16.67%) Axure RP
9 7 (16.67%) Adobe
10 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
10 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 6 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (14.29%) Degree
10 6 (14.29%) Graphic Design
10 6 (14.29%) Usability Testing
11 5 (11.90%) HTML5
11 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (9.52%) Web Services
12 4 (9.52%) Intranet
12 4 (9.52%) InDesign
12 4 (9.52%) Banking
12 4 (9.52%) Retail
12 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
12 4 (9.52%) CSS3
12 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (9.52%) Human Factors
12 4 (9.52%) UX Design

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Information Architecture also 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 that cited Information Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) Node.js
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.38%) TeamSite
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 6 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (9.52%) InDesign
3 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.76%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.76%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (2.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Intranet
2 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQLBase
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (4.76%) GCC
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Arabic Language
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Designer
2 11 (26.19%) UX Designer
3 6 (14.29%) UI Designer
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Senior UX Designer
6 2 (4.76%) User Experience Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Product Manager
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Database Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Instructional Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) HTML
2 13 (30.95%) CSS
3 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (11.90%) HTML5
5 4 (9.52%) CSS3
5 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.52%) Web Services
6 3 (7.14%) XML
6 3 (7.14%) JSON
6 3 (7.14%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) RESTful
6 3 (7.14%) DHTML
6 3 (7.14%) Sass
6 3 (7.14%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (61.90%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Human Factors
4 3 (7.14%) RIA
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) BBC
6 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
6 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.38%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.38%) Social Media
6 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.38%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Content Management
3 8 (19.05%) Analytics
4 6 (14.29%) Usability Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.52%) UX Design
6 4 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (7.14%) BDD
7 3 (7.14%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (7.14%) TDD
7 3 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 3 (7.14%) Web Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Use Case
8 2 (4.76%) Information Management
8 2 (4.76%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Change Management
8 2 (4.76%) Cyber Security
8 2 (4.76%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.14%) Ruby
2 3 (7.14%) Scala
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCT
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Adobe
2 3 (7.14%) Teradata
2 3 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Sybase
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft