Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Information Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 557 566
Rank change year-on-year -26 +9 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 56 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 41 29
London median daily rate £600 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £445 £363 £424
90th Percentile £750 £700 £678
England median daily rate £589 £525 £600
% change year-on-year +12.14% -12.50% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44704 42967 43917
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 94.99% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32366 30551 30963
London median daily rate £498 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 561 677
London median hourly rate £20.47 £19.50 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.96% +3.48% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Information Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architect in London

Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architect in London

Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architect in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architect in London

Information Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architect in London

Information Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 22 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
Central London +2 13 £625 +19.05%
West London -5 1 £700 +27.27%
South London -29 1 £600 +110.53%
East London - 1 £513 -
Information Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region featuring Information Architect in the job title.

1 27 (48.21%) Information Security
2 20 (35.71%) Security Architecture
3 10 (17.86%) Data Modelling
3 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.86%) Information Assurance
4 9 (16.07%) Finance
5 8 (14.29%) Legal
5 8 (14.29%) Office 365
6 7 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 6 (10.71%) Data Governance
8 5 (8.93%) GDPR
8 5 (8.93%) CISSP
8 5 (8.93%) Migration
8 5 (8.93%) Data Architecture
8 5 (8.93%) QA
9 4 (7.14%) RMADS
9 4 (7.14%) Information Management
9 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (7.14%) Ontologies
9 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
9 4 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (7.14%) CISM
9 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (7.14%) Conceptual Models
9 4 (7.14%) Change Control
9 4 (7.14%) Big Data
9 4 (7.14%) Metadata Management

Information Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.79%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (3.57%) DNS
1 2 (3.57%) Firewall
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.57%) VPN
1 2 (3.57%) WAAS
1 2 (3.57%) Wireless
2 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Big Data
1 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.57%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.57%) Power BI
4 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) ERwin
2 1 (1.79%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Node.js
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) BYOD
1 3 (5.36%) CESG
1 3 (5.36%) Tandem
1 3 (5.36%) Taxonomies
1 3 (5.36%) User Experience
2 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.57%) Equities
2 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Android
2 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Information Security
2 20 (35.71%) Security Architecture
3 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.86%) Data Modelling
3 10 (17.86%) Information Assurance
4 7 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 6 (10.71%) Data Governance
6 5 (8.93%) Data Architecture
6 5 (8.93%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.14%) Change Control
7 4 (7.14%) Conceptual Models
7 4 (7.14%) Information Management
7 4 (7.14%) Metadata Management
7 4 (7.14%) Ontologies
7 4 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (5.36%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) ES6
1 1 (1.79%) Java
1 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) CISSP
2 4 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (7.14%) CISM
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.57%) CWNA
4 2 (3.57%) SANS
4 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
5 1 (1.79%) CISA
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.79%) GIAC
5 1 (1.79%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) GDPR
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.14%) RMADS
3 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (3.57%) MiFID
3 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.79%) COBIT
4 1 (1.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.79%) NIST 800
4 1 (1.79%) PA-DSS
4 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Kibana
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Cisco
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (3.57%) F5
2 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
2 2 (3.57%) IBM
2 2 (3.57%) Informatica
2 2 (3.57%) Juniper
2 2 (3.57%) McAfee
2 2 (3.57%) Palo Alto
2 2 (3.57%) SAP
2 2 (3.57%) SonicWALL
2 2 (3.57%) Sourcefire
2 2 (3.57%) WatchGuard
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Tableau
3 1 (1.79%) Teradata