Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Information Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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.

Senior Information Architect
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 870 870 905
Rank change year-on-year 0 +35 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Information Architect 13 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.008% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 2
UK median daily rate £500 £700 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -3.45% -
10th Percentile £419 £500 £563
90th Percentile £519 £888 £868
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £700 £550
% change year-on-year -33.93% +27.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97,845 94,346 99,963
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.94% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,305 61,972 65,147
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,138 2,810 3,268
UK median hourly rate £17.75 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.08% +3.89% +0.06%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -

Senior Information Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Information Architect in the UK

Senior Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Information Architect in the UK

Senior Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Information Architect over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Information Architect in the UK

Senior Information Architect
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Information Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
England -5 13 £500 -28.57%
UK excluding London -26 10 £463 -33.93%
North of England - 9 £475 -
Yorkshire - 9 £475 -
London -5 3 £500 -39.39%
South East -18 1 £450 -

Senior Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Senior Information Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Senior Information Architect in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Taxonomies
1 9 (69.23%) IDERA
1 9 (69.23%) ERwin
1 9 (69.23%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 2 (15.38%) Qualys
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Law
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Zscaler
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) GDPR
6 1 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (7.69%) DTS
6 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical

Senior Information Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DTS
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) ERwin
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Data Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Data Governance
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) SIEM
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) IDERA
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Qualys
2 2 (15.38%) Zscaler