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 26 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 150 184
Rank change year-on-year -12 +34  
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 7 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 18
Median daily rate £615 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.09% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £315 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £528 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.50

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 2925 2856 4712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.16% 85.89% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2250 2341 3708
Median daily rate £500 £475 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.20 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
2 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
3 6 (26.09%) Workflow
3 6 (26.09%) User Experience
3 6 (26.09%) Workflow Development
4 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) RESTful
4 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (21.74%) Office 365
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Web Development
5 4 (17.39%) UML
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (17.39%) ArchiMate
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) SPServices
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills

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 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) Yammer
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) Skype
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (8.70%) QlikView
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Build Forge
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) NCrunch
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Azure Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) UX Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics Developer
4 1 (4.35%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Digital UX Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
4 1 (4.35%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (4.35%) WPF Developer
4 1 (4.35%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) RESTful
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.04%) SPServices
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) J2EE
4 2 (8.70%) JPA
4 2 (8.70%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.35%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Taxonomies
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.35%) Derivative
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) Equities
5 1 (4.35%) iPad
5 1 (4.35%) iPhone
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Workflow
2 6 (26.09%) Workflow Development
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) ArchiMate
3 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (17.39%) UML
3 4 (17.39%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) BDD
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
4 3 (13.04%) Wireframes
5 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Concur
2 1 (4.35%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Infragistics
2 1 (4.35%) Kronos
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.35%) Telerik