The table below looks at the statistics for Information Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 133 138 137
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 12 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.48% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 10
Median daily rate £315 £450 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £350 £481
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £613 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £473
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.04
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2385 2486 2357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.20% 77.52% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1599 1660 1579
Median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 114 106
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £18.89 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Information Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Information Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Information Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architecture within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +10 7 £315 -21.25%
Bristol -2 2 £525 +90.90% 1
Wiltshire -9 1 £713 +16.32%
Somerset - 1 - -
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 South West region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 9 (60.00%) Web Design
1 9 (60.00%) User Experience
1 9 (60.00%) Wireframes
2 8 (53.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
3 7 (46.67%) Fireworks
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Web Development
3 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) Prototyping
3 7 (46.67%) CSS3
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
4 6 (40.00%) Usability Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
5 4 (26.67%) ISO 14001
6 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) JIRA
7 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
8 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
8 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (53.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (46.67%) Fireworks
3 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA Agile
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Designer
2 5 (33.33%) Web Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) HTML Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Information Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (6.67%) CIO
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Information
5 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Product Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Product Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Product Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.67%) UX Designer
5 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) CSS3
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Psychology
2 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Web Design
1 9 (60.00%) Wireframes
2 7 (46.67%) Prototyping
2 7 (46.67%) Web Development
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Usability Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
6 1 (6.67%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 14001
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft