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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architecture
Rank 102 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate
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£304 £308 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -31.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £306 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £320 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.52 £17.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year
- -75.71%
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North West

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
1459 989 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.44% 75.55% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 596 457
Average daily rate £400 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 46
Average hourly rate £33.64 £14.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.06% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £27.50 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Human Factors
2 2 (40.00%) Social Network
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (40.00%) Competitor Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) UX Design
2 2 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) UX Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Human Factors
2 2 (40.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Competitor Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
1 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (40.00%) UX Design
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe