The median contractor rate for a Senior Information Architect was £498 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Information Architect
UK
Rank 608 640 621
Rank change year-on-year +32 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Information Architect 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £498 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 - -
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Information Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Top 4 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 3 months to 26 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
England +39 1 £498 -
Bournemouth - 1 £498 -
Dorset - 1 £498 -
South West - 1 £498 -

Senior Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Information Architect in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Information Architecture
1 10 (90.91%) Migration
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (81.82%) Taxonomies
3 8 (72.73%) Legal
3 8 (72.73%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (72.73%) Yammer
3 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
4 5 (45.45%) ArchiMate
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management
5 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (9.09%) Power BI
6 1 (9.09%) Data Lake
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model

Senior Information Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) FileNet
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Lake
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) OLAP
1 1 (9.09%) OLTP
1 1 (9.09%) Power BI
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ERwin
1 1 (9.09%) MagicDraw
General
1 8 (72.73%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) WSDL
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XML Messaging
1 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Taxonomies
2 8 (72.73%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Information Architecture
1 10 (90.91%) Migration
2 8 (72.73%) Data Protection
3 5 (45.45%) ArchiMate
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management
4 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cognos
1 1 (9.09%) Informatica
1 1 (9.09%) Netezza
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Teradata