Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Information Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Architect
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 224 239
Rank change year-on-year -19 +15 +47
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 9 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.13% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
City of London median daily rate £625 £590 £663
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.93% -10.94% +29.27%
10th Percentile £539 £475 £629
90th Percentile £640 £659 £686
Central London median daily rate £618 £553 £663
% change year-on-year +11.76% -16.60% +32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,685 5,951 6,861
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.23% 95.55% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,311 4,722 5,412
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +5.14%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £644
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 67 100
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.95% -10.55% +19.37%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.84 £10.98
90th Percentile £30.80 £55.00 £41.30
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.13 £19.50
% change year-on-year +5.69% -12.18% +18.18%

Information Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Information Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architect in the City of London

Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architect in the City of London

Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architect in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architect in the City of London

Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Information Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Information Architect in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Security Architecture
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Legal
4 3 (33.33%) Tandem
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (11.11%) PCI QSA
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (11.11%) GIAC
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Trustwave
5 1 (11.11%) SANS

Information Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) Security Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Information Management
2 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) GIAC
1 1 (11.11%) PCI QSA
1 1 (11.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Trustwave