Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 216 202
Rank change year-on-year -19 -14 +43
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 21 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.43% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 28
City of London median daily rate £513 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +10.77% -4.41%
10th Percentile £326 £369 £317
90th Percentile £575 £625 £554
Central London median daily rate £525 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +11.76%
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 6,193 5,354 5,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.97% 87.21% 87.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,906 4,173 4,550
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £339 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 44 64
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.85 £21.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.46% -3.92% +8.49%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.50 £12.33
90th Percentile £38.50 £29.77 £53.53
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.44 £21.48
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.80% +13.07%

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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 12 (57.14%) User Experience
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
5 5 (23.81%) Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
6 4 (19.05%) Use Case
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) NHS
7 3 (14.29%) LIMS
7 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 3 (14.29%) Information Management
7 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (9.52%) Typography
8 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
8 2 (9.52%) Reinsurance
8 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
8 2 (9.52%) User Stories
8 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (9.52%) ArchiMate
8 2 (9.52%) RESTful
8 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
8 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA
8 2 (9.52%) RIA

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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
1 2 (9.52%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (4.76%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.76%) HBase
2 1 (4.76%) HDInsight
2 1 (4.76%) Lumira
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Power BI
2 1 (4.76%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
2 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
1 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
1 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.76%) Bower
1 1 (4.76%) Build Forge
1 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Grunt
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) PhpStorm
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Designer
1 6 (28.57%) UX Designer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior UX Designer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead UX Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) Behat
2 1 (4.76%) Compass CSS Framework
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) Drush
2 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) JPA
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) LESS
2 1 (4.76%) Sass
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) LIMS
2 3 (14.29%) NHS
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Reinsurance
3 2 (9.52%) RIA
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) Wireframes
4 5 (23.81%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (19.05%) Use Case
6 3 (14.29%) Information Management
6 3 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.52%) ArchiMate
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) Kanban
7 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
7 2 (9.52%) SEO
7 2 (9.52%) Typography
7 2 (9.52%) User Stories
7 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Java 8
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Alteryx
2 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com