Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 211 206
Rank change year-on-year -21 -5 +58
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 16 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.39% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 28
City of London median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% -4.19%
10th Percentile £258 £365 £301
90th Percentile £650 £635 £539
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% +0.61%
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 6,140 5,428 6,059
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.84% 87.89% 85.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,912 4,321 4,821
City of London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £290
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 49 54
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.88% -5.68% +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.74 £13.70 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.10 £55.00 £53.45
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year +6.58% -12.64% +20.83%

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 21 January 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 21 January 2018, 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 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) User Experience
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 3 (18.75%) SEO
6 3 (18.75%) Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) Web Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (12.50%) JIRA
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) MySQL
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (12.50%) Android
7 2 (12.50%) RESTful
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (12.50%) Axure RP
7 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) Web Usability

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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) HBase
2 1 (6.25%) HDInsight
2 1 (6.25%) Lumira
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Power BI
2 1 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
2 1 (6.25%) Spotfire
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Axure RP
1 2 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) Bower
2 1 (6.25%) Build Forge
2 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) PhpStorm
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Designer
1 6 (37.50%) UX Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Lead Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Lead UX Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Designer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Content Strategist
3 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.25%) Junior
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Digital Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Pega Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) Behat
2 1 (6.25%) Compass CSS Framework
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Drush
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JPA
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) LESS
2 1 (6.25%) Sass
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Reinsurance
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 3 (18.75%) SEO
5 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) Service Design
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Web Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) Web Usability
7 1 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Master's Degree
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Alteryx
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Pega
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (6.25%) SAP