The median contractor rate for a Information Architect was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Architect
England / London
Rank 397 401 394
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 5 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.082% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.086% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 8
Median daily rate £650 £600 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £339 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £650 £565
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18217 20900 19829
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.03% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12944 14975 13682
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 282 362
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
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 London

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
City of London - 1 £600 -
Information Architect
England

Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region featuring Information Architect in the job title.

1 16 (39.02%) TOGAF
2 15 (36.59%) Information Architecture
3 13 (31.71%) Data Protection
3 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
4 12 (29.27%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
6 10 (24.39%) Information Security
6 10 (24.39%) Finance
6 10 (24.39%) Taxonomies
6 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
7 9 (21.95%) ITIL
7 9 (21.95%) Migration
8 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
8 8 (19.51%) Yammer
8 8 (19.51%) Legal
8 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (19.51%) Data Modelling
9 7 (17.07%) SABSA
9 7 (17.07%) Open Source
10 6 (14.63%) Security Testing
10 6 (14.63%) User Experience
10 6 (14.63%) Banking
11 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
11 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
11 5 (12.20%) CISSP
11 5 (12.20%) ArchiMate
11 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
12 4 (9.76%) Data Governance
12 4 (9.76%) Cybersecurity

Information Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Project
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Yammer
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.88%) Big Data
2 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.44%) HDInsight
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Legal
3 6 (14.63%) Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
5 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Front Office
6 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (24.39%) Taxonomies
3 6 (14.63%) User Experience
4 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.32%) CESG
6 2 (4.88%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) TOGAF
2 15 (36.59%) Information Architecture
3 13 (31.71%) Data Protection
4 10 (24.39%) Information Security
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL
5 9 (21.95%) Migration
6 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.51%) Data Modelling
6 8 (19.51%) Information Assurance
7 7 (17.07%) Open Source
7 7 (17.07%) SABSA
8 6 (14.63%) Security Testing
9 5 (12.20%) ArchiMate
9 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (12.20%) Security Architecture
9 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.76%) Data Governance
10 4 (9.76%) Data Management
10 4 (9.76%) Identity Management
10 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.20%) CISSP
4 3 (7.32%) CISM
4 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.88%) CISA
5 2 (4.88%) CRISC
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.88%) PMP
6 1 (2.44%) CEH
6 1 (2.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) GIAC
6 1 (2.44%) ISEB
6 1 (2.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
1 3 (7.32%) RMADS
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) COBIT
3 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.44%) IFRS
3 1 (2.44%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.44%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.44%) MiFID
3 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Tripwire
2 1 (2.44%) hybris
2 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Splunk