Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Information Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Architecture over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 485 478 401
Rank change year-on-year -7 -77 +70
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 143 145 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.37% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 121 139
London median daily rate £483 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £291 £310 £304
90th Percentile £641 £619 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
London median hourly rate £24.75 £24.78 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.10% -32.12% -2.67%
10th Percentile £20.18 £19.21 £20.91
90th Percentile £29.00 £32.34 £44.35
England median hourly rate £25.83 £29.55 £39.75
% change year-on-year -12.59% -25.66% +57.27%

Information Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40725 39072 39570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.97% 86.26% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29617 28032 28294
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £669 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 402 477
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.26 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Information Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in London

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in London

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architecture in London

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architecture in London

Information Architecture
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 Architecture within the London region over the 6 months to 17 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 -10 27 £450 - 5
South London -20 5 £308 -5.38%
East London -4 2 £463 +32.14% 2
West London -8 1 £448 +62.73% 1
Information Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 56 (39.16%) User Experience
2 46 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (27.27%) HTML
3 39 (27.27%) Wireframes
4 36 (25.17%) Data Modelling
5 34 (23.78%) CSS
6 26 (18.18%) Finance
7 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
7 25 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (17.48%) Data Management
8 24 (16.78%) Axure RP
9 23 (16.08%) HTML5
9 23 (16.08%) Prototyping
10 22 (15.38%) Marketing
11 21 (14.69%) Data Architecture
11 21 (14.69%) ETL
11 21 (14.69%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (14.69%) Big Data
11 21 (14.69%) Analytics
12 20 (13.99%) Migration
13 19 (13.29%) SharePoint
13 19 (13.29%) Data Quality
13 19 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (13.29%) Logical Data Model
14 18 (12.59%) SQL
15 17 (11.89%) Usability Testing
15 17 (11.89%) Banking
15 17 (11.89%) TOGAF
16 16 (11.19%) Data Integration
16 16 (11.19%) Management Information System

Information Architecture
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 19 (13.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.29%) CMS
3 3 (2.10%) Drupal
4 2 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.70%) Confluence
5 1 (0.70%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) Kentico
5 1 (0.70%) Liferay
5 1 (0.70%) Marvel
5 1 (0.70%) SAS
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (9.79%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.99%) InVision
3 7 (4.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.50%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.70%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) Office 365
2 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 5 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.40%) IaaS
5 2 (1.40%) PaaS
5 2 (1.40%) SaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) Intranet
1 3 (2.10%) SMS
2 1 (0.70%) Firewall
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.69%) Big Data
1 21 (14.69%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (6.99%) RDBMS
2 10 (6.99%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.29%) Hadoop
3 9 (6.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.20%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.50%) Apache Hive
5 5 (3.50%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.50%) OLAP
5 5 (3.50%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (3.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (2.80%) Electronic Patient Records
6 4 (2.80%) HBase
6 4 (2.80%) Neo4j
6 4 (2.80%) PowerCenter
6 4 (2.80%) QlikView
7 3 (2.10%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (2.10%) Power BI
7 3 (2.10%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 24 (16.78%) Axure RP
2 8 (5.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (4.20%) ERwin
3 6 (4.20%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (2.80%) Maven
4 4 (2.80%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (2.10%) Build Forge
5 3 (2.10%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.10%) JIRA
6 2 (1.40%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.40%) GitLab
6 2 (1.40%) Selenium
7 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.70%) Bower
7 1 (0.70%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.70%) Grunt
7 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.70%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (18.18%) Finance
2 22 (15.38%) Marketing
3 17 (11.89%) Banking
4 12 (8.39%) Legal
5 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.80%) Games
6 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.80%) Publishing
6 4 (2.80%) Retail
7 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.10%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 52 (36.36%) Architect
2 39 (27.27%) Designer
3 33 (23.08%) UX Designer
4 30 (20.98%) Data Architect
5 18 (12.59%) Developer
6 9 (6.29%) Senior Designer
7 8 (5.59%) Senior UX Designer
8 7 (4.90%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (4.90%) Information Architect
9 6 (4.20%) Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Consultant
9 6 (4.20%) Office 365 Manager
9 6 (4.20%) User Experience Architect
9 6 (4.20%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Big Data Architect
10 5 (3.50%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Data Business Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Senior Architect
10 5 (3.50%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.27%) HTML
2 34 (23.78%) CSS
3 23 (16.08%) HTML5
4 12 (8.39%) CSS3
5 10 (6.99%) jQuery
6 7 (4.90%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.20%) .NET
7 6 (4.20%) Web Services
8 5 (3.50%) Ajax
9 4 (2.80%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.80%) JSON
9 4 (2.80%) Spring
10 3 (2.10%) JPA
10 3 (2.10%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 3 (2.10%) React
10 3 (2.10%) RESTful
10 3 (2.10%) XML
11 2 (1.40%) Angular 2
11 2 (1.40%) J2EE
11 2 (1.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 56 (39.16%) User Experience
2 19 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (11.19%) Management Information System
4 12 (8.39%) Mobile App
5 11 (7.69%) Taxonomies
6 7 (4.90%) Data Centre
6 7 (4.90%) Reference Data
7 6 (4.20%) Data Structures
7 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.20%) RIA
8 5 (3.50%) Graphic Design
8 5 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.80%) Life Science
10 3 (2.10%) Replication
11 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (1.40%) Equities
11 2 (1.40%) Fixed Income
11 2 (1.40%) Social Media
12 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.70%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.20%) Linux
2 2 (1.40%) Android
2 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.27%) Wireframes
3 36 (25.17%) Data Modelling
4 25 (17.48%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (17.48%) Data Management
5 23 (16.08%) Prototyping
6 21 (14.69%) Analytics
6 21 (14.69%) Data Architecture
6 21 (14.69%) ETL
7 20 (13.99%) Migration
8 19 (13.29%) Logical Data Model
9 17 (11.89%) TOGAF
9 17 (11.89%) Usability Testing
10 16 (11.19%) Data Integration
11 15 (10.49%) Software Engineering
11 15 (10.49%) Web Development
12 14 (9.79%) Visualisation
13 13 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
14 12 (8.39%) Data Analysis
14 12 (8.39%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
2 18 (12.59%) SQL
3 11 (7.69%) Java
4 10 (6.99%) PHP
5 9 (6.29%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.80%) C#
6 4 (2.80%) Python
6 4 (2.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.40%) C
7 2 (1.40%) F#
7 2 (1.40%) R
7 2 (1.40%) Ruby
8 1 (0.70%) C++
8 1 (0.70%) VB
8 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (9.79%) Degree
2 12 (8.39%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.10%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.10%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.70%) CFA
5 1 (0.70%) CISA
5 1 (0.70%) CISM
5 1 (0.70%) CISSP
5 1 (0.70%) PMP
5 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.29%) Data Quality
2 9 (6.29%) GDPR
3 2 (1.40%) MiFID
3 2 (1.40%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) COBIT
4 1 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Ansible
2 3 (2.10%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.70%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 15 (10.49%) Adobe
2 14 (9.79%) Oracle
3 10 (6.99%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.20%) Talend
5 5 (3.50%) Cloudera
5 5 (3.50%) Informatica
5 5 (3.50%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.80%) MapR
6 4 (2.80%) Nuix
6 4 (2.80%) Splunk
7 3 (2.10%) Pega
8 2 (1.40%) Google
8 2 (1.40%) IBM
8 2 (1.40%) Tableau
9 1 (0.70%) Alterian
9 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.70%) SAP
9 1 (0.70%) Sun
9 1 (0.70%) Teradata