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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 101 100 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 7 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.34% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Median daily rate £438 £304 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.91% -1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £227 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £381 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £445 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.50 - £17.00
Information Architecture
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
1488 1466 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.03% 79.59% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 879 657
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 17 (70.83%) GIS
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (62.50%) Domain-Driven Design
3 15 (62.50%) Spatial Data
4 14 (58.33%) PostGIS
4 14 (58.33%) ESRI
4 14 (58.33%) TOGAF
5 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (12.50%) User Experience
6 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
7 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (8.33%) Degree
7 2 (8.33%) Use Case
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (8.33%) UX Design
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Java
8 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) SharePoint

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) GIS
2 15 (62.50%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Architect
2 15 (62.50%) Data Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) UX Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Azure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) GIS Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) GIS Architect
5 1 (4.17%) GIS Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) New Media
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (62.50%) Domain-Driven Design
2 15 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (58.33%) TOGAF
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
6 2 (8.33%) Use Case
6 2 (8.33%) UX Design
7 1 (4.17%) Content Management
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Prototyping
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) ESRI
2 3 (12.50%) SAP