The table below looks at the statistics for Information Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 145 131 124
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 11 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.56% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 5
Average daily rate £475 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.00
Information Architecture
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3086 2490 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.91% 76.47% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1473 1042
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 113
Average hourly rate £39.25 £32.54 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.62% -1.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.87 £14.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Information Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Information Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Information Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Information Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -22 8 £488 -17.02% 4
Cheshire -8 3 £450 -
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (75.00%) User Experience
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (41.67%) Data Management
5 10 (41.67%) Visualisation
5 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (41.67%) Data Modelling
6 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 9 (37.50%) Product Management
6 9 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) Adobe
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (12.50%) MS Office
8 3 (12.50%) UML
8 3 (12.50%) CMS
8 3 (12.50%) Content Management
8 3 (12.50%) Web Design
8 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
9 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
9 2 (8.33%) Use Case

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
1 3 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) GIS
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Architect
2 12 (50.00%) Data Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Designer
3 4 (16.67%) UX Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
5 2 (8.33%) UI Designer
5 2 (8.33%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior UI Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior UI/UX Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) Java EE
2 2 (8.33%) Java EE 5
2 2 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (75.00%) User Experience
2 10 (41.67%) Visualisation
3 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
5 2 (8.33%) VSAM
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (45.83%) Scrum
4 10 (41.67%) Data Management
4 10 (41.67%) Data Modelling
4 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (37.50%) Product Management
6 4 (16.67%) BDD
6 4 (16.67%) Competitor Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Content Management
7 3 (12.50%) UML
7 3 (12.50%) Usability Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Web Design
8 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) EAI
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (8.33%) CA
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Teradata
3 1 (4.17%) ESRI
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