The median contractor rate for an Information Architect was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Architect
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 578 586
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 24 42 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.085% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.089% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 24
Median daily rate £538 £463 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.21% -22.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £326 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £738 £628 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £463 £538
% change year-on-year +8.10% -13.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40726 46972 48452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.05% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26580 31013 30938
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1241 1367 1887
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Information Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Information Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architect in England

Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Information Architect in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architect in England

Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architect in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architect in England

Information Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architect in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architect in England

Information Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 9 £600 +29.72% 2
Yorkshire +29 5 £525 -22.22%
South East +7 3 £500 +8.10%
South West +6 2 - -
East of England -6 2 £525 -4.54% 1
West Midlands +15 1 - -
Midlands +11 1 £500 -9.09%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Information Architect
UK

Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Information Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Information Architect in the job title.

1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Information Security
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) TOGAF
3 11 (26.19%) Information Architecture
4 10 (23.81%) Banking
4 10 (23.81%) Degree
5 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 9 (21.43%) Data Architecture
5 9 (21.43%) Security Architecture
6 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 7 (16.67%) CISSP
6 7 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (14.29%) SQL
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle
7 6 (14.29%) Data Management
8 5 (11.90%) Retail
8 5 (11.90%) ETL
8 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.90%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (11.90%) Analytics
9 4 (9.52%) Process Architecture
9 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
9 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
9 4 (9.52%) Big Data

Information Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (4.76%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.38%) SAS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP MDG
1 1 (2.38%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
1 3 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.52%) Big Data
2 4 (9.52%) Data Lake
2 4 (9.52%) OLAP
3 3 (7.14%) DB2
3 3 (7.14%) OLTP
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (4.76%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.38%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.38%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) ERwin
2 3 (7.14%) MagicDraw
3 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.38%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Military
5 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.76%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.38%) Front Office
6 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Lucene
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) JSON
2 1 (2.38%) XML
2 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Taxonomies
3 3 (7.14%) CESG
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Cyber Defence
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Information Security
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Information Architecture
2 11 (26.19%) TOGAF
3 9 (21.43%) Data Architecture
3 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 9 (21.43%) Security Architecture
4 7 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 6 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (14.29%) Data Management
6 5 (11.90%) Analytics
6 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.90%) ETL
6 5 (11.90%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (9.52%) Process Architecture
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (9.52%) SIEM
7 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) SPARQL
3 1 (2.38%) ABAP
3 1 (2.38%) COBOL
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) CISSP
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) CISM
5 2 (4.76%) CISA
5 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) CCSA
6 1 (2.38%) CEH
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.38%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.38%) MBA
6 1 (2.38%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.76%) GDPR
3 2 (4.76%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) COBIT
4 1 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.38%) IFRS
4 1 (2.38%) IFRS 9
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (2.38%) MiFID
4 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
2 3 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Informatica
2 3 (7.14%) McAfee
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.14%) Splunk
2 3 (7.14%) Teradata
3 2 (4.76%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Embarcadero
4 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) Talend