The median contractor rate for a Information Architect was £498 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 548 552 563
Rank change year-on-year +4 +11  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 18 63 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.13% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 44 26
Median daily rate £498 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.23% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £422 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £525 £550
% change year-on-year -9.04% -4.54%  
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 39295 46721 46527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.22% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25610 30627 28567
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1460 1889
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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
South West - 7 £478 -
London +19 5 £650 +8.33% 2
South East -5 3 £400 -23.80%
East of England -13 2 £575 -
North West +25 1 £300 -
Information Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (30.77%) Information Architecture
1 20 (30.77%) TOGAF
2 18 (27.69%) Information Security
3 17 (26.15%) Finance
3 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
4 16 (24.62%) Information Assurance
5 15 (23.08%) Data Protection
6 13 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (20.00%) CISSP
6 13 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 12 (18.46%) Management Information System
7 12 (18.46%) Taxonomies
7 12 (18.46%) Migration
7 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
7 12 (18.46%) Security Architecture
8 10 (15.38%) Banking
8 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 10 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (13.85%) SABSA
9 9 (13.85%) ITIL
9 9 (13.85%) CESG
9 9 (13.85%) Legal
10 8 (12.31%) Data Management
10 8 (12.31%) User Experience
10 8 (12.31%) Yammer
10 8 (12.31%) Open Source
10 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
11 7 (10.77%) Security Testing
11 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse

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 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.54%) FileNet
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.08%) MS Project
1 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
1 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.54%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.54%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Yammer
2 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.23%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.15%) OLAP
4 3 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.62%) Big Data
4 3 (4.62%) Data Lake
4 3 (4.62%) OLTP
5 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (3.08%) Pentaho
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.54%) DB2
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.54%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) ERwin
1 3 (4.62%) MagicDraw
2 1 (1.54%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.54%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 9 (13.85%) Legal
4 3 (4.62%) Military
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Front Office
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Lucene
1 2 (3.08%) XML
2 1 (1.54%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) JSON
2 1 (1.54%) LESS
2 1 (1.54%) Sass
2 1 (1.54%) SOAP
2 1 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (1.54%) WSDL
2 1 (1.54%) XML Messaging
2 1 (1.54%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (18.46%) Management Information System
2 12 (18.46%) Taxonomies
3 9 (13.85%) CESG
4 8 (12.31%) User Experience
5 5 (7.69%) Cyber Defence
6 3 (4.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (3.08%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.08%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Solaris
1 1 (1.54%) Unix
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Information Architecture
1 20 (30.77%) TOGAF
2 18 (27.69%) Information Security
3 16 (24.62%) Information Assurance
4 15 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 13 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (18.46%) Migration
6 12 (18.46%) Security Architecture
7 10 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (13.85%) ITIL
8 9 (13.85%) SABSA
9 8 (12.31%) Data Management
9 8 (12.31%) Open Source
10 7 (10.77%) ETL
10 7 (10.77%) Security Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (9.23%) Data Architecture
11 6 (9.23%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) SPARQL
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) COBOL
2 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.00%) CISSP
3 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
5 6 (9.23%) Degree
6 5 (7.69%) CISA
6 5 (7.69%) CISM
7 4 (6.15%) CEH
8 3 (4.62%) CREST Certified
8 3 (4.62%) PCI QSA
9 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (3.08%) CLAS
9 2 (3.08%) CRISC
9 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.08%) PMP
10 1 (1.54%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.54%) GIAC
10 1 (1.54%) ISEB
10 1 (1.54%) MBA
10 1 (1.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.15%) RMADS
4 1 (1.54%) COBIT
4 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.54%) IFRS
4 1 (1.54%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.54%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.54%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) CSIRT
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Informatica
3 2 (3.08%) Teradata
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe
4 1 (1.54%) Capita
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos
4 1 (1.54%) Embarcadero
4 1 (1.54%) hybris
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.54%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.54%) Netezza
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Splunk
4 1 (1.54%) Talend