Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Information Architect was £595 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 722 786 771
Rank change year-on-year +64 -15 -31
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 127 90 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.093% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.098% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 68 78
England median daily rate £595 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £438 £403 £413
90th Percentile £750 £679 £700
UK median daily rate £590 £525 £588
% change year-on-year +12.38% -10.64% +6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Information Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Information Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -9 57 £600 +9.09%
North of England +81 29 £603 +4.78% 1
North West +43 26 £615 +2.50%
South East +11 17 £625 +13.64% 1
Midlands +27 9 £500 -4.76% 1
South West 0 8 £475 -
East of England -12 7 £688 +25.00%
West Midlands - 5 £500 -
Yorkshire +17 3 £575 +4.55% 1
East Midlands +4 3 £475 -5.00% 1
Information Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 49 (38.58%) Information Security
2 38 (29.92%) Security Architecture
3 36 (28.35%) Information Architecture
4 33 (25.98%) Migration
5 30 (23.62%) Data Modelling
6 26 (20.47%) SharePoint
7 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (18.90%) Data Migration
9 23 (18.11%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (16.54%) Data Architecture
11 20 (15.75%) Management Information System
12 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
13 18 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (13.39%) Data Management
15 16 (12.60%) Finance
15 16 (12.60%) Taxonomies
15 16 (12.60%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (12.60%) Information Assurance
15 16 (12.60%) Data Governance
16 15 (11.81%) Validation
17 14 (11.02%) Analytical Thinking
17 14 (11.02%) Kalman Filter
17 14 (11.02%) CISSP
17 14 (11.02%) Data Quality
18 13 (10.24%) Information Management
18 13 (10.24%) ETL
19 12 (9.45%) Intranet
20 11 (8.66%) CISM
20 11 (8.66%) Content Development
21 10 (7.87%) GDPR

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 26 (20.47%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.94%) CMS
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.79%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (6.30%) Office 365
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.45%) Intranet
2 5 (3.94%) Firewall
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.57%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (1.57%) DMZ
3 2 (1.57%) DNS
3 2 (1.57%) Network Security
3 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.57%) VPN
3 2 (1.57%) WAAS
3 2 (1.57%) Wireless
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.15%) Big Data
3 3 (2.36%) DB2
3 3 (2.36%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.57%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.57%) Power BI
4 2 (1.57%) QlikView
4 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.79%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.79%) DTS
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.79%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.79%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.79%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) ERwin
2 1 (0.79%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (12.60%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Legal
3 4 (3.15%) Law
3 4 (3.15%) Retail
4 3 (2.36%) Banking
5 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.57%) Marketing
5 2 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.79%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.15%) Web Services
2 2 (1.57%) REST
2 2 (1.57%) RESTful
2 2 (1.57%) SOAP
3 1 (0.79%) .NET
3 1 (0.79%) Node.js
3 1 (0.79%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.79%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Management Information System
2 18 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (12.60%) Taxonomies
4 7 (5.51%) CESG
5 6 (4.72%) User Experience
6 3 (2.36%) BYOD
6 3 (2.36%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.36%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.36%) Tandem
7 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.57%) Equities
7 2 (1.57%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.57%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.57%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
8 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.94%) Windows
2 3 (2.36%) Linux
3 2 (1.57%) Android
3 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.57%) Unix
3 2 (1.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.58%) Information Security
2 38 (29.92%) Security Architecture
3 36 (28.35%) Information Architecture
4 33 (25.98%) Migration
5 30 (23.62%) Data Modelling
6 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (18.90%) Data Migration
8 23 (18.11%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (16.54%) Data Architecture
10 17 (13.39%) Data Management
11 16 (12.60%) Data Governance
11 16 (12.60%) Enterprise Architecture
11 16 (12.60%) Information Assurance
12 15 (11.81%) Validation
13 14 (11.02%) Analytical Thinking
13 14 (11.02%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (10.24%) ETL
14 13 (10.24%) Information Management
15 11 (8.66%) Content Development
16 10 (7.87%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.94%) SQL
2 4 (3.15%) Java
3 2 (1.57%) Python
4 1 (0.79%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.79%) C#
4 1 (0.79%) C++
4 1 (0.79%) ES6
4 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.79%) Ruby
4 1 (0.79%) SOQL
4 1 (0.79%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) CISSP
2 11 (8.66%) CISM
3 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.94%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.94%) Degree
4 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (3.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.15%) SANS
6 2 (1.57%) CEH
6 2 (1.57%) CISA
6 2 (1.57%) CLAS
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.57%) CWNA
6 2 (1.57%) GIAC
6 2 (1.57%) MCSD
6 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.02%) Data Quality
2 10 (7.87%) GDPR
3 9 (7.09%) QA
4 7 (5.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (3.15%) GMP
5 4 (3.15%) RMADS
6 3 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (2.36%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.57%) COBIT
7 2 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (1.57%) MiFID
8 1 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.79%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.79%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (2.36%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) Kibana
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.51%) McAfee
2 7 (5.51%) Oracle
3 6 (4.72%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.94%) Cisco
4 5 (3.94%) Splunk
5 4 (3.15%) F5
5 4 (3.15%) IBM
5 4 (3.15%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.36%) Informatica
6 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.36%) SAP
7 2 (1.57%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (1.57%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.57%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.57%) Juniper
7 2 (1.57%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.57%) Sourcefire
7 2 (1.57%) WatchGuard
8 1 (0.79%) Tableau