The table below looks at the statistics for Information Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architecture
Rank 82 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 9 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.74% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.00% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate
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£588 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1139 903 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.40% 74.02% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 475 350
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 38
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.15 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.95% -37.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.43 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £33.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Information Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architecture across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Information Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Information Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Information Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Architecture.

1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) Fireworks
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (9.09%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Flash
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Information Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Information Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Fireworks
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Data Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Governance Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Governance Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Data Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Research Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Flash
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Qualitative Research
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript