The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Architecture
Rank 212 190 210
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 38 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.56% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.79% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 7
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £165 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £384
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Information Architecture
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +15 12 £300 -11.11%
Surrey -10 9 £388 -35.41% 2
Berkshire -23 9 £425 - 3
West Sussex -1 3 £423 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
East Sussex - 2 £524 -
Buckinghamshire -18 1 - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (30.68%) HTML
2 25 (28.41%) Axure RP
3 22 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 21 (23.86%) CSS
5 19 (21.59%) Adobe
6 18 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (19.32%) Content Management
8 15 (17.05%) Migration
8 15 (17.05%) Usability Testing
9 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
9 14 (15.91%) Data Modelling
10 13 (14.77%) Information Management
10 13 (14.77%) Data Management
10 13 (14.77%) TOGAF
10 13 (14.77%) OmniGraffle
11 12 (13.64%) jQuery
11 12 (13.64%) Data Integration
11 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (12.50%) Analytics
13 10 (11.36%) Graphic Design
14 9 (10.23%) Dreamweaver
14 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
14 9 (10.23%) PHP
14 9 (10.23%) Android
14 9 (10.23%) Apple iOS
15 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
15 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
15 8 (9.09%) Flash

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.68%) SAS
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.14%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.14%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.14%) WordPress
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 18 (20.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (14.77%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.82%) Fireworks
4 6 (6.82%) InDesign
5 5 (5.68%) QuarkXPress
5 5 (5.68%) Quicktime
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
1 1 (1.14%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.95%) MySQL
4 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.68%) Big Data
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.27%) IDOL
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Axure RP
2 9 (10.23%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (3.41%) Subversion
3 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) Ant
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.82%) Interactive Media
3 5 (5.68%) Finance
4 4 (4.55%) Marketing
5 2 (2.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Military
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (45.45%) Architect
2 23 (26.14%) Designer
3 14 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Architect
5 10 (11.36%) User Experience Architect
6 9 (10.23%) User Experience Designer
7 8 (9.09%) Information Architect
7 8 (9.09%) Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.82%) UI Designer
9 6 (6.82%) Data Architect
9 6 (6.82%) Web Designer
10 4 (4.55%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Database Manager
11 3 (3.41%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Data Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.41%) Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) UI Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.68%) HTML
2 21 (23.86%) CSS
3 12 (13.64%) jQuery
4 8 (9.09%) Flash
5 7 (7.95%) HTML5
6 6 (6.82%) CSS3
7 3 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.27%) Ember.js
8 2 (2.27%) Underscore.js
8 2 (2.27%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.27%) Highcharts JS
8 2 (2.27%) Sass
8 2 (2.27%) LESS
8 2 (2.27%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.27%) D3.js
8 2 (2.27%) XSLT
8 2 (2.27%) Ajax
9 1 (1.14%) JSON
9 1 (1.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Data Integration
2 10 (11.36%) Graphic Design
3 8 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.68%) Web 2.0
5 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.55%) Taxonomies
5 4 (4.55%) Ontologies
6 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.27%) Social Media
7 2 (2.27%) Copywriting
7 2 (2.27%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.14%) Social Network
8 1 (1.14%) RIA
8 1 (1.14%) IPTV
8 1 (1.14%) Statistics
8 1 (1.14%) Replication
8 1 (1.14%) NHS
8 1 (1.14%) PMI
8 1 (1.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Android
1 9 (10.23%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.27%) Windows Phone
2 2 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Content Management
2 15 (17.05%) Migration
2 15 (17.05%) Usability Testing
3 14 (15.91%) Data Modelling
4 13 (14.77%) Information Management
4 13 (14.77%) Data Management
4 13 (14.77%) TOGAF
5 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (12.50%) Analytics
7 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.95%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (6.82%) Data Architecture
9 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.68%) ETL
10 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
10 5 (5.68%) Customer Insight
10 5 (5.68%) Master Data Management
11 4 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
2 9 (10.23%) PHP
3 2 (2.27%) SQL
4 1 (1.14%) C#
4 1 (1.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) SAS Certification
3 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) WCAG
1 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Adobe
2 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.68%) Apple
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle
5 3 (3.41%) SAP
5 3 (3.41%) Twitter
6 2 (2.27%) Meridio
7 1 (1.14%) Popkin
7 1 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.14%) webMethods
7 1 (1.14%) Business Objects