Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 237 221
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16 +27
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 10 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.22% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.24% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 25
City of London median daily rate £475 £608 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.81% +35.00% +7.46%
10th Percentile £361 £258 £325
90th Percentile £671 £679 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 6,081 6,183 5,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.53% 89.22% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,836 4,882 4,670
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £660
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 55 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.85 £31.20 £54.03
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.85 £19.00
% change year-on-year -0.80% -0.79% -4.32%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 5 (50.00%) Analytics
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) Customer Insight
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) InVision
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) Social Media
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
5 1 (10.00%) Puppet

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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) InVision
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (10.00%) InDesign
2 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Moqups
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Functions
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (10.00%) ERwin
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Interactive Media
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
1 4 (40.00%) UX Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Content Editor
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Information Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blog
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Customer Insight
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) A/B Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Content Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Nintex
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle