Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Information Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Architecture over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 222 229
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 +34
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 15 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.39% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.45% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 34
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £246 £350 £319
90th Percentile £640 £625 £546
Central London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Information Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6257 5765 7677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.28% 87.41% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4969 4616 6106
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £664 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.75 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £54.03 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.46 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.06% -7.33% +16.73%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Information Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in the City of London

Information Architecture
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 Architecture in the City of London.

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

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architecture in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) User Experience
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 4 (26.67%) Wireframes
6 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (20.00%) Build Forge
6 3 (20.00%) RESTful
6 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (20.00%) Big Data
6 3 (20.00%) JPA
6 3 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Marketing
6 3 (20.00%) QlikView
6 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Spring
6 3 (20.00%) Maven
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services

Information Architecture
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
1 3 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
1 3 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Build Forge
1 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (13.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.67%) Bower
3 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Grunt
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) PhpStorm
3 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Wholesale Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Publishing
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Designer
2 5 (33.33%) UX Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior UX Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Content Strategist
5 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead UX Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (20.00%) HTML5
2 3 (20.00%) JPA
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Behat
4 1 (6.67%) Compass CSS Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Drush
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) LESS
4 1 (6.67%) Sass
4 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Wireframes
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) ArchiMate
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) SEO
6 2 (13.33%) Service Design
6 2 (13.33%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (13.33%) UML
6 2 (13.33%) Web Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Web Design
6 2 (13.33%) Web Usability
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CFA
2 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Pega
1 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com