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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architecture
Rank 181 189 214
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +25
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 23 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.32% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.42% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 10
Average daily rate
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£419 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £308 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £595 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £473 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.34% +26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.04 £28.50
% change year-on-year
- -19.17%
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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
4674 4578 5562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.63% 77.61% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3706 3403 4149
Average daily rate £468 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 97
Average hourly rate £21.30 £22.69 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% -42.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 24 (60.00%) User Experience
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.00%) Finance
5 9 (22.50%) Usability Testing
6 8 (20.00%) HTML
6 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
7 7 (17.50%) Degree
7 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
8 6 (15.00%) Analytics
8 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.00%) Adobe
9 5 (12.50%) SQL
9 5 (12.50%) CSS
9 5 (12.50%) Information Security
9 5 (12.50%) Banking
9 5 (12.50%) Retail
9 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (12.50%) Axure RP
10 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
10 4 (10.00%) UX Design
10 4 (10.00%) Content Management
10 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
10 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.50%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.50%) InDesign
3 2 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) GitHub
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) VoIP
1 3 (7.50%) SAN
1 3 (7.50%) Intranet
1 3 (7.50%) NAS
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (2.50%) ObjectStore
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Axure RP
2 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (5.00%) GCC
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Law
3 3 (7.50%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Publishing
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Arabic Language
5 1 (2.50%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Designer
2 12 (30.00%) UX Designer
3 11 (27.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) UI Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) UI/UX Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) User Experience Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Senior UI Designer
8 1 (2.50%) Security Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Senior UX Designer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior UI/UX Designer
8 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Instructor
8 1 (2.50%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (12.50%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (7.50%) Play Framework
4 3 (7.50%) JSON
4 3 (7.50%) RESTful
4 3 (7.50%) Sass
4 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 3 (7.50%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (60.00%) User Experience
2 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.00%) NHS
6 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.50%) BBC
6 1 (2.50%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.50%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.50%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (2.50%) Informatics
6 1 (2.50%) RIA
6 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (22.50%) Usability Testing
4 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.00%) Analytics
6 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (12.50%) Information Security
7 4 (10.00%) Content Management
7 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.00%) UX Design
8 3 (7.50%) BDD
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (7.50%) Master Data Management
8 3 (7.50%) Inmon Methodology
8 3 (7.50%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (7.50%) ETL
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) Ruby
3 3 (7.50%) Scala
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) MBA
3 1 (2.50%) MCT
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Adobe
2 3 (7.50%) Citrix
2 3 (7.50%) Teradata
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Tableau