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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Architecture
London / City of London
Rank 139 142 174
Rank change year-on-year +3 +32  
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 16 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.58% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 15
Median daily rate £450 £431 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.34% -11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £348 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £521 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.00 -

Information Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2590 2921 4181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.48% 87.82% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2334 3226
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.89 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Information Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture in the City of London.

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

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
2 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 9 (34.62%) User Experience
3 8 (30.77%) Wireframes
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 7 (26.92%) Visualisation
5 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (23.08%) WPF
5 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (23.08%) Workflow
5 6 (23.08%) Workflow Development
5 6 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (19.23%) Office 365
6 5 (19.23%) Prototyping
6 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (19.23%) HTML
6 5 (19.23%) Adobe
7 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 4 (15.38%) NUnit
7 4 (15.38%) Banking
7 4 (15.38%) Front Office
7 4 (15.38%) XAML
7 4 (15.38%) Infragistics
7 4 (15.38%) IBM

Information Architecture
Top Related 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 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
2 6 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (23.08%) Photoshop
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Fireworks
3 1 (3.85%) InVision
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) snoop
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) Skype
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) OLAP
4 1 (3.85%) QlikView
4 1 (3.85%) Text Mining
4 1 (3.85%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) NCrunch
1 4 (15.38%) NUnit
1 4 (15.38%) ReSharper
1 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
3 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Banking
1 4 (15.38%) Front Office
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Designer
3 7 (26.92%) UX Designer
4 6 (23.08%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# WPF Developer
5 4 (15.38%) UI Developer
5 4 (15.38%) UI/UX Developer
5 4 (15.38%) UX Developer
5 4 (15.38%) WPF Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Architect
6 3 (11.54%) UI Designer
6 3 (11.54%) UI/UX Designer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Designer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Azure Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Designer
7 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (7.69%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) WPF
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (11.54%) RESTful
5 3 (11.54%) SPServices
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.85%) Ajax
7 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.85%) DHTML
7 1 (3.85%) Flash
7 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.85%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Virtual Team
4 3 (11.54%) Taxonomies
5 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.85%) Derivative
6 1 (3.85%) Equities
6 1 (3.85%) Interactive TV
6 1 (3.85%) iPad
6 1 (3.85%) iPhone
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 8 (30.77%) Wireframes
3 7 (26.92%) Visualisation
4 6 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (23.08%) Workflow
4 6 (23.08%) Workflow Development
5 5 (19.23%) Prototyping
6 4 (15.38%) Garbage Collection
6 4 (15.38%) MVVM
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) Analytics
7 3 (11.54%) Product Management
8 2 (7.69%) ArchiMate
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Information Management
8 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (7.69%) Usability Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) XAML
5 2 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Adobe
2 4 (15.38%) DevExpress
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Infragistics
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Telerik
3 1 (3.85%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau
3 1 (3.85%) Teradata