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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 491 406 450
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +44
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 162 269 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.46% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.57% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 165 125
Median daily rate £450 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.63% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £305 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £29.55 £36.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +114.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.91 £20.91 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.11 £43.30 £30.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.50 - £17.00

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
44351 47009 44831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.10% 81.05% 77.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29387 30697 28094
Median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1162 1306 1225
Median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Information Architecture Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 September 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
England -81 148 £450 +5.88% 29
London -41 76 £450 +12.50% 12
South East -12 34 £551 +5.86% 5
Scotland +25 14 £413 -10.81% 1
West Sussex +2 14 - -
Edinburgh +23 13 £413 -25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +5 12 £348 -0.71% 2
Yorkshire +4 12 £348 -4.13% 3
Leeds +3 12 £348 -0.71% 2
North West +13 11 £513 +28.12% 2
Gatwick +5 11 - -
Berkshire +2 11 £600 +29.72%
West Midlands -24 11 £425 +21.42%
City of London +13 9 £450 +5.88% 3
Manchester -1 6 £438 +43.91% 1
Bracknell - 6 £675 -
Birmingham -2 4 £500 +12.35%
Croydon -10 4 - -
Hampshire -20 4 £525 -4.50% 1
Uxbridge +1 3 - -
South West -2 3 £363 -17.14% 4
Worcestershire - 3 £425 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £388 -
Malvern - 3 £425 -
Crawley +2 2 - -
Bristol 0 2 £363 +31.81% 1
Coventry -9 2 £370 +5.71%
Fareham -14 2 £525 -
Lancashire - 2 £531 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £388 -

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 167 (50.30%) User Experience
2 114 (34.34%) Wireframes
3 111 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (28.31%) HTML
5 93 (28.01%) CSS
6 76 (22.89%) JavaScript
7 72 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 60 (18.07%) Prototyping
9 54 (16.27%) Axure RP
10 53 (15.96%) Degree
11 48 (14.46%) HTML5
12 47 (14.16%) Usability Testing
12 47 (14.16%) Scrum
13 46 (13.86%) Adobe
14 45 (13.55%) CSS3
15 44 (13.25%) Enterprise Architecture
16 41 (12.35%) TOGAF
16 41 (12.35%) Photoshop
17 40 (12.05%) Finance
18 39 (11.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
19 37 (11.14%) Adobe Illustrator
20 36 (10.84%) Data Modelling
20 36 (10.84%) Project Management
21 35 (10.54%) jQuery
22 33 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (9.94%) Front End Development
23 32 (9.64%) Product Management
23 32 (9.64%) Domain-Driven Design
23 32 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
24 30 (9.04%) Management Information System

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 21 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (2.41%) CMS
4 4 (1.20%) Drupal
5 2 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.60%) Documentum
5 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.30%) IBM Connections
6 1 (0.30%) Marvel
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.30%) SAS
6 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (12.35%) Photoshop
2 39 (11.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 37 (11.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 26 (7.83%) MS Visio
5 25 (7.53%) OmniGraffle
6 15 (4.52%) MS Excel
7 13 (3.92%) InDesign
8 11 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (2.71%) Fireworks
10 8 (2.41%) MS Office
11 7 (2.11%) InVision
12 6 (1.81%) MS Project
13 3 (0.90%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.60%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.30%) Pixate
15 1 (0.30%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 5 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.41%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.51%) SaaS
4 4 (1.20%) Google Apps
4 4 (1.20%) Office 365
5 2 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.60%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.61%) HTTP
2 6 (1.81%) Intranet
3 4 (1.20%) Network Security
4 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.30%) LDAP
4 1 (0.30%) snoop
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.23%) GIS
2 23 (6.93%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (6.63%) Spatial Data
4 10 (3.01%) Big Data
4 10 (3.01%) MySQL
4 10 (3.01%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.11%) EDRMS
7 6 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.81%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.81%) QlikView
8 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.20%) Power BI
10 3 (0.90%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.60%) OLAP
11 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 54 (16.27%) Axure RP
2 21 (6.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (2.11%) Subversion
4 6 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.51%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.51%) JIRA
6 3 (0.90%) ERwin
6 3 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.30%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.30%) git-flow
7 1 (0.30%) Grunt
7 1 (0.30%) gulp
7 1 (0.30%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.30%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.30%) NCrunch
7 1 (0.30%) NUnit
7 1 (0.30%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (0.30%) webpack
7 1 (0.30%) Xcode
General
1 40 (12.05%) Finance
2 25 (7.53%) Marketing
3 24 (7.23%) Retail
4 19 (5.72%) Banking
5 9 (2.71%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.11%) Publishing
7 6 (1.81%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Games
8 3 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.60%) Advertising
9 2 (0.60%) Front Office
9 2 (0.60%) Interactive Media
9 2 (0.60%) Legal
9 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.60%) Military
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 125 (37.65%) Architect
2 89 (26.81%) Designer
3 77 (23.19%) UX Designer
4 57 (17.17%) Data Architect
5 53 (15.96%) Developer
6 36 (10.84%) Analyst
7 32 (9.64%) User Experience Architect
8 27 (8.13%) Business Analyst
9 26 (7.83%) UX Developer
10 22 (6.63%) UI Developer
10 22 (6.63%) UI/UX Developer
11 20 (6.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 18 (5.42%) Consultant
13 15 (4.52%) Angular Developer
14 13 (3.92%) Enterprise Architect
14 13 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
15 11 (3.31%) Senior Architect
15 11 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
16 10 (3.01%) Web Designer
17 9 (2.71%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (28.31%) HTML
2 93 (28.01%) CSS
3 48 (14.46%) HTML5
4 45 (13.55%) CSS3
5 35 (10.54%) jQuery
6 26 (7.83%) AngularJS
7 23 (6.93%) Ajax
8 18 (5.42%) PostGIS
9 12 (3.61%) XML
10 11 (3.31%) Web Services
11 6 (1.81%) Sass
12 5 (1.51%) LAMP
12 5 (1.51%) Middleware
12 5 (1.51%) WCF
12 5 (1.51%) XHTML
13 4 (1.20%) Laravel
13 4 (1.20%) RESTful
13 4 (1.20%) Symfony
13 4 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (0.90%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 167 (50.30%) User Experience
2 33 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (9.04%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.42%) Taxonomies
4 18 (5.42%) Visualisation
5 17 (5.12%) W3C
6 16 (4.82%) Psychology
7 15 (4.52%) Mobile App
7 15 (4.52%) RIA
8 9 (2.71%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.71%) Social Media
9 7 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.81%) CESG
10 6 (1.81%) NHS
11 5 (1.51%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.51%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.20%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.90%) Fintech
13 3 (0.90%) Interactive TV
14 2 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.22%) Android
1 14 (4.22%) Apple iOS
2 10 (3.01%) Linux
3 4 (1.20%) Windows
4 2 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (34.34%) Wireframes
2 111 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (18.07%) Prototyping
5 47 (14.16%) Scrum
5 47 (14.16%) Usability Testing
6 44 (13.25%) Enterprise Architecture
7 41 (12.35%) TOGAF
8 36 (10.84%) Data Modelling
8 36 (10.84%) Project Management
9 33 (9.94%) Front End Development
10 32 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (9.64%) Domain-Driven Design
10 32 (9.64%) Product Management
11 30 (9.04%) Web Design
12 29 (8.73%) Web Development
13 25 (7.53%) E-Commerce
13 25 (7.53%) Mentoring
14 24 (7.23%) Business Analysis
14 24 (7.23%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 76 (22.89%) JavaScript
2 18 (5.42%) SQL
3 17 (5.12%) PHP
4 13 (3.92%) Java
5 4 (1.20%) C#
5 4 (1.20%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.20%) SPARQL
6 3 (0.90%) Apple Swift
6 3 (0.90%) C
6 3 (0.90%) Objective-C
6 3 (0.90%) Python
7 2 (0.60%) Ruby
8 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.30%) BrightScript
8 1 (0.30%) R
8 1 (0.30%) Scala
8 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.30%) VB
8 1 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 53 (15.96%) Degree
2 24 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.90%) MBA
6 2 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.60%) CITP
6 2 (0.60%) MCSE
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.30%) ISEB
7 1 (0.30%) MCITP
7 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.22%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.31%) QA
3 6 (1.81%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.20%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.60%) COBIT
5 2 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.30%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) vCloud
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Tivoli NetView
1 2 (0.60%) vRealize
2 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 46 (13.86%) Adobe
2 15 (4.52%) ESRI
3 14 (4.22%) Google
3 14 (4.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.92%) Oracle
5 9 (2.71%) SAP
6 6 (1.81%) Tableau
7 5 (1.51%) IBM
8 4 (1.20%) Cognos
8 4 (1.20%) Twitter
8 4 (1.20%) Zend
9 3 (0.90%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.90%) Facebook
9 3 (0.90%) Rally
9 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.60%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.60%) comScore
10 2 (0.60%) Hitwise
10 2 (0.60%) Pega
10 2 (0.60%) Siebel
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