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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 139 117 134
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 3 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.72% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.92% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
Median daily rate £325 £600 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% +87.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -48.43%
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
2280 2383 2562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.38% 78.03% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1535 1604
Median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 95 115
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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
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 5 May 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
Somerset +9 1 - - 1
Dorset -9 1 - -
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) CMS
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) PMI
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2

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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) CMS Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Digital
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Technology
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Product Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) PMI
3 1 (10.00%) Psychology
3 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) UX Design
3 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) APMP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP