The table below looks at the statistics for Information Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 69 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.51% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £445 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.04
Information Architecture
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
648 564 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.97% 74.90% 72.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 362 321
Median daily rate £380 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Information Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Information Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (50.00%) UX Design
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) QlikView
4 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) NHS
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (25.00%) Market Research
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
4 1 (25.00%) Material Design

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
1 4 (100.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Material Design
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (50.00%) UX Design
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Market Research
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
3 1 (25.00%) Usability Testing
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Google