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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Architecture
Rank 123 101 129
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +28
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 20 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.32% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.45% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 3
Average daily rate
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£490 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £475 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £475 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-45.60% -21.87%
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
2288 1563 2184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 70.90% 70.63% 69.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1510 1025 1300
Average daily rate £395 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 70 150
Average hourly rate £34.68 £18.40 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.45% -40.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.53 £8.30 £15.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £44.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architecture within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Bristol -17 9 £510 +7.36% 2
Wiltshire - 3 £550 -
Dorset - - - -
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 10 (40.00%) CSS
1 10 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) Migration
2 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (36.00%) HTML5
2 9 (36.00%) CSS3
3 8 (32.00%) Information Assurance
3 8 (32.00%) Reference Data
3 8 (32.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (32.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (32.00%) MySQL
3 8 (32.00%) Photoshop
3 8 (32.00%) Fireworks
4 7 (28.00%) Usability Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Casewise
4 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) Web Design
5 6 (24.00%) Validation
6 5 (20.00%) CESG
6 5 (20.00%) Replication
6 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) Information Management
7 4 (16.00%) User Experience Design
7 4 (16.00%) Data Security
7 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle
8 3 (12.00%) Intranet
8 3 (12.00%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) Drupal
2 3 (12.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (32.00%) MS Visio
1 8 (32.00%) Fireworks
1 8 (32.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
1 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Information Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Web Designer
3 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Information Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Interaction Designer
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) HTML5
2 9 (36.00%) CSS3
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Reference Data
2 5 (20.00%) Replication
2 5 (20.00%) CESG
3 3 (12.00%) Open Source
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (36.00%) Migration
3 8 (32.00%) Information Assurance
4 7 (28.00%) Web Development
4 7 (28.00%) Usability Testing
5 6 (24.00%) Web Design
5 6 (24.00%) Validation
6 5 (20.00%) Information Management
7 4 (16.00%) Data Security
7 4 (16.00%) User Experience Design
8 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
10 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
10 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Casewise
2 3 (12.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Open Text
3 1 (4.00%) BT