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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Architecture
North West / Manchester
Rank 83 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 7 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.73% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.88% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £190 £475 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £383 £476
10% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £500 £646
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.19 - -

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
1157 1587 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.88% 82.31% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 925 652
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 32
Median hourly rate £29.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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
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 17 January 2017, 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 6 (46.15%) GIS
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) Domain-Driven Design
1 6 (46.15%) Spatial Data
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Publishing
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (7.69%) Office 365
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.69%) Social Media
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) CMS
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development

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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) GIS
1 6 (46.15%) Spatial Data
General
1 3 (23.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Data Architect
2 6 (46.15%) GIS Architect
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Support
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blog
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.69%) Podcast
1 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Domain-Driven Design
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Information Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP