The table below looks at the statistics for Information Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architecture
Rank 395 487 418
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -69
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 215 99 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.24% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 70 110
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £582 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £35.53 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.55% +24.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.63 £33.95 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.17 £37.11 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £33.55 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-50.81% +17.71%

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
42683 40843 36923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.49% 76.03% 74.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27538 25481 22182
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1145 1208 1092
Average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
England +89 203 £413 -5.71% 61
London +27 89 £425 -5.55% 31
South East +9 46 £373 -0.66% 7
Berkshire +25 22 £245 -51.00% 1
City of London -2 22 £425 -15.00% 11
South West +19 19 £444 -21.11% 2
Yorkshire -7 17 £350 +27.27% 5
West Yorkshire +5 16 £350 +27.27% 3
Hampshire +11 14 £408 -14.21% 1
Leeds -11 14 £350 +27.27% 3
North West -7 10 £450 +46.34% 3
Devon - 10 £400 -
Exeter - 10 £400 -
East of England - 8 £575 - 3
West Midlands +6 7 £406 +1.56% 7
Oxfordshire - 7 £394 -
Oxford - 6 £450 -
Wiltshire -1 4 £525 -6.66%
North East -12 4 £375 -
Lancashire - 4 - -
Hook - 4 £525 -
New Malden - 4 £275 -
Essex - 4 £600 -
Cheshire - 4 £450 - 1
Warrington - 4 £450 -
Swindon +2 3 £613 +8.88%
Surrey -1 3 £287 -42.55% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 3 £375 -
Tyne and Wear -16 3 £375 -
Maidenhead - 3 - -

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 197 (50.51%) User Experience
2 122 (31.28%) HTML
3 107 (27.44%) CSS
4 86 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (20.00%) Photoshop
6 69 (17.69%) Axure RP
7 64 (16.41%) JavaScript
8 63 (16.15%) Adobe Illustrator
9 62 (15.90%) Degree
10 61 (15.64%) Usability Testing
11 59 (15.13%) Adobe
12 58 (14.87%) E-Commerce
13 57 (14.62%) Finance
14 54 (13.85%) SharePoint
15 52 (13.33%) Marketing
16 51 (13.08%) Microsoft
17 49 (12.56%) Data Modelling
17 49 (12.56%) Management Information System
18 48 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
18 48 (12.31%) Security Cleared
19 46 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
20 43 (11.03%) Migration
21 41 (10.51%) Data Warehouse
22 38 (9.74%) Web Design
22 38 (9.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
23 37 (9.49%) Analytics
23 37 (9.49%) Retail
24 36 (9.23%) Content Management
24 36 (9.23%) SC Cleared
24 36 (9.23%) HTML5

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 54 (13.85%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (4.10%) CMS
4 7 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.28%) Node.js
6 3 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.77%) SugarCRM
6 3 (0.77%) Alfresco
6 3 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.51%) SAS
7 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.51%) LiveLink
7 2 (0.51%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 78 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 63 (16.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 38 (9.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 33 (8.46%) MS Visio
5 31 (7.95%) OmniGraffle
6 22 (5.64%) Fireworks
7 16 (4.10%) MS Excel
8 11 (2.82%) InDesign
9 9 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (1.54%) InfoPath
10 6 (1.54%) MS Office
11 3 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (0.77%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.26%) SPSS
12 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (0.77%) Summit
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.51%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.26%) Agresso
3 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.10%) Office 365
2 8 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.28%) GitHub
3 5 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.77%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.26%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.36%) Intranet
2 9 (2.31%) HTTP
3 8 (2.05%) Internet
4 3 (0.77%) Extranet
5 2 (0.51%) SAN
5 2 (0.51%) VoIP
5 2 (0.51%) NAS
6 1 (0.26%) Broadband
6 1 (0.26%) SMS
6 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.51%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (2.82%) Big Data
3 8 (2.05%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.79%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.54%) PerformancePoint
6 5 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.03%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.03%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.77%) Triplestore
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.77%) QlikView
8 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.51%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.51%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 69 (17.69%) Axure RP
2 16 (4.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 14 (3.59%) Dreamweaver
4 9 (2.31%) ERwin
5 6 (1.54%) JIRA
6 5 (1.28%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.77%) Subversion
8 2 (0.51%) GCC
8 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 57 (14.62%) Finance
2 52 (13.33%) Marketing
3 37 (9.49%) Retail
4 23 (5.90%) Telecoms
5 22 (5.64%) Banking
6 15 (3.85%) Interactive Media
7 9 (2.31%) Legal
8 8 (2.05%) Publishing
9 7 (1.79%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.28%) Billing
10 5 (1.28%) Games
10 5 (1.28%) Advertising
11 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.77%) Law
13 2 (0.51%) Front Office
13 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.26%) German Language
14 1 (0.26%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 146 (37.44%) Architect
2 128 (32.82%) Designer
3 79 (20.26%) UX Designer
4 42 (10.77%) Data Architect
5 32 (8.21%) Information Architect
6 31 (7.95%) User Experience Architect
7 30 (7.69%) Developer
8 24 (6.15%) UI Designer
9 23 (5.90%) Consultant
10 18 (4.62%) Web Designer
10 18 (4.62%) Senior Designer
11 16 (4.10%) Technical Architect
12 15 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (3.59%) Analyst
13 14 (3.59%) UI/UX Designer
14 13 (3.33%) Senior Architect
14 13 (3.33%) Web Developer
15 12 (3.08%) Senior UX Designer
16 11 (2.82%) Enterprise Architect
17 8 (2.05%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (31.28%) HTML
2 107 (27.44%) CSS
3 36 (9.23%) HTML5
4 34 (8.72%) CSS3
5 22 (5.64%) jQuery
6 20 (5.13%) Web Services
7 16 (4.10%) XML
7 16 (4.10%) .NET
7 16 (4.10%) AngularJS
8 13 (3.33%) Ajax
9 10 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (2.05%) XSLT
11 7 (1.79%) JSON
11 7 (1.79%) XSL
12 6 (1.54%) Application Packaging
12 6 (1.54%) Flash
12 6 (1.54%) XHTML
12 6 (1.54%) Backbone.js
13 5 (1.28%) Sass
13 5 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 197 (50.51%) User Experience
2 49 (12.56%) Management Information System
3 31 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.69%) Taxonomies
5 28 (7.18%) Graphic Design
6 22 (5.64%) Mobile App
7 13 (3.33%) RIA
8 12 (3.08%) Computer Science
8 12 (3.08%) Visualisation
8 12 (3.08%) W3C
9 11 (2.82%) NHS
10 10 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
11 9 (2.31%) Human Factors
12 8 (2.05%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.79%) E-Learning
14 6 (1.54%) Statistics
14 6 (1.54%) Data Integration
15 5 (1.28%) iPad
15 5 (1.28%) Informatics
15 5 (1.28%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.79%) Windows
1 7 (1.79%) Android
1 7 (1.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
2 3 (0.77%) Linux
3 1 (0.26%) UNIX
3 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (15.64%) Usability Testing
3 58 (14.87%) E-Commerce
4 49 (12.56%) Data Modelling
5 48 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (11.03%) Migration
8 38 (9.74%) Web Design
9 37 (9.49%) Analytics
10 36 (9.23%) Content Management
11 33 (8.46%) Data Architecture
12 32 (8.21%) TOGAF
12 32 (8.21%) Project Management
13 29 (7.44%) SEO
14 27 (6.92%) Information Management
15 26 (6.67%) Data Management
16 24 (6.15%) Enterprise Architecture
16 24 (6.15%) Web Development
17 20 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
17 20 (5.13%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (16.41%) JavaScript
2 17 (4.36%) SQL
3 8 (2.05%) Ruby
4 6 (1.54%) PHP
5 5 (1.28%) Scala
6 4 (1.03%) Java
7 3 (0.77%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.77%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.51%) R
8 2 (0.51%) C#
8 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.51%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.51%) XAML
9 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.26%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 62 (15.90%) Degree
2 48 (12.31%) Security Cleared
3 36 (9.23%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.05%) ISEB
5 5 (1.28%) PMP
5 5 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.77%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.51%) MBA
7 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) APMP
8 1 (0.26%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.54%) QA
2 4 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.03%) COREP
2 4 (1.03%) FINREP
3 3 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.77%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.51%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.26%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.51%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 59 (15.13%) Adobe
2 51 (13.08%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.85%) Oracle
4 11 (2.82%) SAP
5 10 (2.56%) Google
6 7 (1.79%) Teradata
7 5 (1.28%) Citrix
8 4 (1.03%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.03%) HP
8 4 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.03%) Facebook
8 4 (1.03%) Twitter
9 3 (0.77%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.77%) hybris
9 3 (0.77%) IBM
9 3 (0.77%) Sun
9 3 (0.77%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.51%) Cognos
10 2 (0.51%) Siebel
10 2 (0.51%) Tableau
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