The table below looks at the statistics for Information Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Architecture
UK
Rank 456 481 420
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -61
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 136 144 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.35% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 89 108
Median daily rate £450 £475 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +12.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £23.19 £38.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.76% -12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.19 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36787 40770 39839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.22% 81.73% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24383 26360 25795
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 1195 1065
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Architecture within the UK.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture within the UK.

Information Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Information Architecture
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
England +13 134 £450 -5.26% 41
London +1 82 £478 -0.46% 22
South East +23 20 £400 -27.27% 7
City of London -16 12 £463 +15.62% 5
South West +20 8 £450 +2.85% 3
North West +12 8 £200 -57.89%
Bristol +11 8 £450 -5.26%
Berkshire +8 7 £425 -4.22% 1
Manchester +5 7 £190 -60.00%
Yorkshire +4 7 £525 +40.00% 6
West Yorkshire +3 6 £525 +34.61% 6
Leeds -4 6 £525 +22.09% 5
Edinburgh +21 5 £365 -27.00% 3
Scotland +21 5 £365 -27.00% 3
West Midlands -2 5 £325 -40.90% 1
Wimbledon - 4 £325 -
Middlesex - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £425 -
North East - 3 £400 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £400 -
Maidenhead - 3 £375 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £400 -
Surrey +18 2 - - 3
Worcestershire - 2 £300 - 1
Oxford - 2 £450 -
Worcester - 2 £300 -
Staines - 2 - - 2
Birmingham - 2 £475 -
Cheshire +21 1 £300 -35.13%
Hampshire +8 1 £280 -49.09% 2

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 125 (43.25%) User Experience
2 97 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (32.53%) Wireframes
4 72 (24.91%) CSS
5 70 (24.22%) HTML
6 61 (21.11%) Prototyping
7 50 (17.30%) JavaScript
8 48 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
9 46 (15.92%) Migration
10 44 (15.22%) Degree
11 43 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 43 (14.88%) SharePoint
12 37 (12.80%) Analytics
13 36 (12.46%) jQuery
14 35 (12.11%) Data Modelling
15 34 (11.76%) Scrum
16 33 (11.42%) Photoshop
17 32 (11.07%) Usability Testing
17 32 (11.07%) Axure RP
18 31 (10.73%) Taxonomies
18 31 (10.73%) Finance
19 30 (10.38%) HTML5
20 27 (9.34%) Data Architecture
20 27 (9.34%) CSS3
20 27 (9.34%) Adobe
21 26 (9.00%) TOGAF
22 25 (8.65%) Data Management
23 24 (8.30%) Workflow
24 23 (7.96%) Retail
24 23 (7.96%) SharePoint 2013

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills 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 43 (14.88%) SharePoint
2 23 (7.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (6.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (5.19%) CMS
5 3 (1.04%) Drupal
5 3 (1.04%) MS Project Server
5 3 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.69%) Apache
6 2 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.69%) Documentum
6 2 (0.69%) JBoss
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (11.42%) Photoshop
2 21 (7.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (5.54%) MS Excel
4 14 (4.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 13 (4.50%) OmniGraffle
6 12 (4.15%) MS Visio
7 7 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (1.73%) InDesign
8 5 (1.73%) InVision
8 5 (1.73%) MS Office
9 4 (1.38%) SPSS
10 3 (1.04%) Fireworks
10 3 (1.04%) MS Project
11 1 (0.35%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.35%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.84%) Google Analytics
2 13 (4.50%) Office 365
3 10 (3.46%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (2.77%) Yammer
5 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (1.04%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.04%) SaaS
8 2 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.50%) Intranet
2 10 (3.46%) HTTP
3 4 (1.38%) snoop
4 3 (1.04%) Internet
5 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.69%) Wireless
6 1 (0.35%) Extranet
6 1 (0.35%) Network Security
6 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (4.84%) Big Data
3 13 (4.50%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.77%) QlikView
4 8 (2.77%) Spatial Data
5 7 (2.42%) GIS
6 6 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.73%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.73%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.73%) MySQL
8 4 (1.38%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.38%) HBase
8 4 (1.38%) Neo4j
8 4 (1.38%) Power BI
8 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (11.07%) Axure RP
2 8 (2.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 8 (2.77%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.73%) Subversion
4 4 (1.38%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.38%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (1.38%) NCrunch
4 4 (1.38%) NUnit
4 4 (1.38%) ReSharper
4 4 (1.38%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.04%) JIRA
5 3 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.69%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.35%) ERwin
7 1 (0.35%) Grunt
7 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.35%) Xcode
General
1 31 (10.73%) Finance
2 23 (7.96%) Retail
3 19 (6.57%) Publishing
4 18 (6.23%) Banking
5 17 (5.88%) Marketing
6 15 (5.19%) Telecoms
7 13 (4.50%) Legal
8 6 (2.08%) Advertising
9 5 (1.73%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.38%) Front Office
11 3 (1.04%) Electronics
11 3 (1.04%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.35%) Law
12 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (32.53%) Architect
2 71 (24.57%) Designer
3 64 (22.15%) UX Designer
4 48 (16.61%) Developer
5 32 (11.07%) Data Architect
6 21 (7.27%) Consultant
7 19 (6.57%) Analyst
7 19 (6.57%) Information Architect
8 17 (5.88%) User Experience Architect
9 16 (5.54%) Senior Architect
10 15 (5.19%) UI Developer
11 14 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (4.84%) UX Developer
12 13 (4.50%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.50%) Enterprise Architect
12 13 (4.50%) UI Designer
13 12 (4.15%) UI/UX Developer
14 11 (3.81%) UI/UX Designer
15 10 (3.46%) Angular Developer
15 10 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (24.91%) CSS
2 70 (24.22%) HTML
3 36 (12.46%) jQuery
4 30 (10.38%) HTML5
5 27 (9.34%) CSS3
6 15 (5.19%) Ajax
6 15 (5.19%) AngularJS
7 12 (4.15%) .NET
8 11 (3.81%) Web Services
9 8 (2.77%) RESTful
9 8 (2.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (2.77%) XML
10 7 (2.42%) WPF
11 6 (2.08%) SPServices
12 5 (1.73%) Flash
12 5 (1.73%) Node.js
12 5 (1.73%) Sass
12 5 (1.73%) WCF
12 5 (1.73%) XHTML
13 4 (1.38%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 125 (43.25%) User Experience
2 48 (16.61%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (10.73%) Taxonomies
4 20 (6.92%) Management Information System
5 18 (6.23%) Visualisation
6 16 (5.54%) Mobile App
7 13 (4.50%) Data Integration
8 12 (4.15%) W3C
9 11 (3.81%) Social Media
9 11 (3.81%) Virtual Team
10 10 (3.46%) Computer Science
11 8 (2.77%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (1.73%) CESG
12 5 (1.73%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.73%) Psychology
12 5 (1.73%) Reference Data
13 4 (1.38%) Interactive TV
13 4 (1.38%) Neural Network
13 4 (1.38%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (1.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.73%) Android
1 5 (1.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.04%) Linux
2 3 (1.04%) Windows
3 2 (0.69%) Unix
4 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (32.53%) Wireframes
3 61 (21.11%) Prototyping
4 46 (15.92%) Migration
5 43 (14.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (12.80%) Analytics
7 35 (12.11%) Data Modelling
8 34 (11.76%) Scrum
9 32 (11.07%) Usability Testing
10 27 (9.34%) Data Architecture
11 26 (9.00%) TOGAF
12 25 (8.65%) Data Management
13 24 (8.30%) Workflow
14 22 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (7.61%) Mentoring
14 22 (7.61%) Project Management
15 21 (7.27%) Web Design
16 19 (6.57%) E-Commerce
16 19 (6.57%) Front End Development
17 18 (6.23%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.30%) JavaScript
2 13 (4.50%) SQL
3 11 (3.81%) Java
4 9 (3.11%) PowerShell
5 8 (2.77%) PHP
6 6 (2.08%) C#
7 5 (1.73%) Python
7 5 (1.73%) R
8 4 (1.38%) C
8 4 (1.38%) C++
8 4 (1.38%) MATLAB
8 4 (1.38%) SPARQL
8 4 (1.38%) XAML
9 3 (1.04%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.04%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.04%) Ruby
10 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (15.22%) Degree
2 21 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.04%) ISEB
6 3 (1.04%) MCITP
6 3 (1.04%) MCSE
7 2 (0.69%) CISA
7 2 (0.69%) CISM
7 2 (0.69%) CISSP
7 2 (0.69%) CRISC
7 2 (0.69%) PhD
7 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.19%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.11%) QA
3 3 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.69%) COBIT
4 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) vRealize
2 1 (0.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 27 (9.34%) Adobe
2 18 (6.23%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.46%) ClickTale
4 9 (3.11%) Oracle
5 8 (2.77%) IBM
5 8 (2.77%) Tableau
6 7 (2.42%) SAP
7 6 (2.08%) Google
8 5 (1.73%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.38%) Alteryx
9 4 (1.38%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.38%) Infragistics
9 4 (1.38%) MapR
9 4 (1.38%) Nuix
9 4 (1.38%) Splunk
9 4 (1.38%) Telerik
10 3 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (1.04%) EXTOL
10 3 (1.04%) Zend
11 2 (0.69%) Pega
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Rate: From £700 to £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: From £450 to £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: From £650 to £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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