The table below looks at the statistics for Information Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Architecture
Rank 217 219 212
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 28 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £244 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -44.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £157 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £533 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £31.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.60% -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-45.60% -21.87%
Information Architecture
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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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6729 6375 6950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.52% 71.86% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3766 3478 3316
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 251 328
Average hourly rate £20.25 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Information Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Information Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architecture across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Information Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Information Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
Surrey +12 13 £500 +100.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £350 -
Berkshire +10 4 - - 2
Hampshire -8 4 £475 -
Oxfordshire -5 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £350 -
Home Counties - - - -
Kent - - - -
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (41.18%) Axure RP
2 13 (25.49%) Adobe
2 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
4 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
5 9 (17.65%) Usability Testing
5 9 (17.65%) CSS
6 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
6 7 (13.73%) Graphic Design
6 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
6 7 (13.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 6 (11.76%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
7 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.80%) Data Mining
8 5 (9.80%) ETL
8 5 (9.80%) XHTML
8 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.80%) Project Management
8 5 (9.80%) EAI
8 5 (9.80%) XSL
8 5 (9.80%) Photoshop
8 5 (9.80%) .NET
8 5 (9.80%) MySQL
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
8 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
8 5 (9.80%) Adobe Illustrator

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (13.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (9.80%) Mule
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.92%) CMS
6 1 (1.96%) Magnolia
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) OmniGraffle
1 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 5 (9.80%) Photoshop
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (7.84%) InDesign
4 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
5 2 (3.92%) MS Project
6 1 (1.96%) MS Office
6 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Data Mining
1 5 (9.80%) MySQL
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.84%) IDOL
3 2 (3.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Axure RP
2 4 (7.84%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Interactive Media
2 4 (7.84%) Publishing
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Architect
2 14 (27.45%) User Experience Architect
3 13 (25.49%) Designer
4 9 (17.65%) User Experience Designer
5 5 (9.80%) Database Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Lead Designer
7 2 (3.92%) DBA
7 2 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Test Manager
8 1 (1.96%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Knowledge Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) HTML
2 9 (17.65%) CSS
3 5 (9.80%) XHTML
3 5 (9.80%) XSL
3 5 (9.80%) .NET
3 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.92%) Visualforce
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
4 2 (3.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
2 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) Graphic Design
3 5 (9.80%) Data Integration
3 5 (9.80%) Statistics
3 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.92%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.96%) Psychology
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone
1 2 (3.92%) Android
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Usability Testing
2 6 (11.76%) E-Commerce
2 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 5 (9.80%) ETL
3 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.80%) Project Management
3 5 (9.80%) EAI
3 5 (9.80%) Data Management
3 5 (9.80%) Web Usability
3 5 (9.80%) ERD
3 5 (9.80%) Network Management
3 5 (9.80%) Capacity Management
4 3 (5.88%) Validation
4 3 (5.88%) Workflow
4 3 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.88%) Document Management
4 3 (5.88%) Analytics
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (3.92%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (3.92%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) Apex Code
2 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Adobe
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Meridio
4 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com