The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Architecture
Rank 173 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -8
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 19 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.26% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 21
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £245 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £521 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+26.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £29.88 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-43.09% -25.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4343 5387 5824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.37% 76.00% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3231 4024 4330
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 92 87
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.90 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £52.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Information Architecture
London

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, 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 10 (26.32%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Scrum
3 7 (18.42%) Axure RP
3 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
4 6 (15.79%) Analytics
4 6 (15.79%) Content Management
4 6 (15.79%) Finance
5 5 (13.16%) Adobe
5 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) Photoshop
5 5 (13.16%) XML
5 5 (13.16%) Marketing
5 5 (13.16%) QA
5 5 (13.16%) User Stories
5 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (13.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (10.53%) HTML5
6 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
6 4 (10.53%) Usability Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Time Management
6 4 (10.53%) Android
6 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Taxonomies
6 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.53%) MS Project
3 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (5.26%) PowerPivot
4 2 (5.26%) InDesign
4 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.63%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) VoIP
2 2 (5.26%) Intranet
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
1 3 (7.89%) SQLite
1 3 (7.89%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Axure RP
2 5 (13.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Front Office
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Designer
2 11 (28.95%) Architect
3 9 (23.68%) User Experience Designer
4 8 (21.05%) Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (7.89%) iOS Developer
8 2 (5.26%) UI Designer
8 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Photoshop Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Information Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) HTML5
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) Flash
4 3 (7.89%) SOAP
4 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) Cocoa
4 3 (7.89%) Ajax
4 3 (7.89%) JSON
4 3 (7.89%) jQuery
4 3 (7.89%) iOS SDK
4 3 (7.89%) REST
4 3 (7.89%) Cocoa Touch
4 3 (7.89%) UIKit
5 2 (5.26%) XSLT
5 2 (5.26%) .NET
6 1 (2.63%) Middleware
6 1 (2.63%) XHTML
6 1 (2.63%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 4 (10.53%) Taxonomies
4 3 (7.89%) Social Media
5 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.63%) W3C
6 1 (2.63%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.63%) Human Factors
6 1 (2.63%) RIA
6 1 (2.63%) Open Source
6 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Android
2 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) Scrum
3 6 (15.79%) Analytics
3 6 (15.79%) Content Management
4 5 (13.16%) User Stories
5 4 (10.53%) Usability Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Time Management
5 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) SEO
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) OO
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) User Experience Design
6 3 (7.89%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.53%) PHP
3 3 (7.89%) C++
3 3 (7.89%) Objective-C
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.63%) MCSE
1 1 (2.63%) MCSD
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Adobe
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Sun
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) EPiServer
City of London
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