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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 473 452 517
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +65
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 192 216 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.47% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 132 74
Median daily rate £425 £413 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £473
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £29.55 - £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.04

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
44547 45656 42956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.99% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29462 29606 26622
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1037 1202 1216
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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
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 30 July 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 -8 175 £425 +3.03% 41
London -22 82 £450 +6.25% 24
South East +13 37 £400 -1.84% 2
Scotland +26 25 £475 - 1
Edinburgh - 20 £475 - 1
North West - 18 £450 - 4
City of London +44 17 £438 +6.06% 7
West Sussex - 16 - -
Gatwick - 14 - -
South West +5 12 £315 -30.00% 2
Manchester - 12 £475 - 1
West Midlands -20 11 £450 +1.12% 1
Hampshire -4 9 £388 -4.90%
Yorkshire -13 9 £413 +17.85% 2
Devon +10 7 £315 -21.25%
Exeter +9 7 £315 -21.25%
West Yorkshire -9 7 £323 -7.85% 2
Leeds -10 7 £323 -7.85% 2
Berkshire -11 6 £598 +214.47% 1
Leamington Spa - 6 £450 -
Warwickshire - 6 £450 -
Croydon -12 5 £335 - 1
Southampton - 5 £375 -
Cheshire - 5 £450 - 3
East of England +17 4 £363 -39.58% 4
Glasgow +7 4 £338 -
Birmingham -11 4 £350 -21.34%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £388 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £544 -
Newbury - 3 - -

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 205 (53.95%) User Experience
2 137 (36.05%) Wireframes
3 118 (31.05%) HTML
4 110 (28.95%) CSS
5 109 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (24.21%) JavaScript
7 81 (21.32%) Axure RP
8 77 (20.26%) Usability Testing
9 70 (18.42%) Adobe
9 70 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 67 (17.63%) Project Management
11 64 (16.84%) Prototyping
12 61 (16.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 56 (14.74%) Degree
13 56 (14.74%) Finance
14 50 (13.16%) Product Management
15 48 (12.63%) HTML5
16 47 (12.37%) MS Visio
16 47 (12.37%) Photoshop
17 45 (11.84%) Marketing
17 45 (11.84%) CSS3
18 44 (11.58%) TOGAF
19 42 (11.05%) Enterprise Architecture
20 41 (10.79%) Scrum
21 40 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
21 40 (10.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
22 39 (10.26%) Web Development
22 39 (10.26%) Security Cleared
23 38 (10.00%) Data Modelling
24 37 (9.74%) Software Engineering

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 28 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (1.84%) Drupal
3 7 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.58%) CMS
5 3 (0.79%) SAS
5 3 (0.79%) WordPress
6 2 (0.53%) Apache
6 2 (0.53%) Documentum
6 2 (0.53%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.26%) Confluence
7 1 (0.26%) IBM Connections
7 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 61 (16.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 47 (12.37%) MS Visio
2 47 (12.37%) Photoshop
3 40 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 29 (7.63%) OmniGraffle
5 21 (5.53%) MS Excel
6 16 (4.21%) InDesign
7 13 (3.42%) MS Office
8 11 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
9 10 (2.63%) Fireworks
10 9 (2.37%) MS Project
11 6 (1.58%) InVision
12 3 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.53%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.26%) Pixelapse
14 1 (0.26%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 9 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.37%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.58%) Office 365
4 6 (1.58%) SaaS
5 5 (1.32%) PaaS
6 4 (1.05%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (0.53%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.63%) HTTP
2 4 (1.05%) Network Security
3 3 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.26%) LDAP
4 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.95%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (6.05%) GIS
3 20 (5.26%) Spatial Data
4 11 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (2.63%) MySQL
6 9 (2.37%) Big Data
6 9 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.84%) EDRMS
7 7 (1.84%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.84%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.05%) QlikView
9 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 81 (21.32%) Axure RP
2 40 (10.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (1.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.58%) JIRA
4 4 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (0.79%) Subversion
6 2 (0.53%) ERwin
6 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.26%) git-flow
7 1 (0.26%) Grunt
7 1 (0.26%) gulp
7 1 (0.26%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.26%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.26%) Mocha
7 1 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.26%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (0.26%) webpack
7 1 (0.26%) Xcode
General
1 56 (14.74%) Finance
2 45 (11.84%) Marketing
3 16 (4.21%) Retail
4 15 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.68%) Banking
6 6 (1.58%) Legal
7 5 (1.32%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.05%) Games
8 4 (1.05%) Interactive Media
8 4 (1.05%) Publishing
9 3 (0.79%) Military
10 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) iGaming
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (40.79%) Architect
2 106 (27.89%) Designer
3 86 (22.63%) UX Designer
4 55 (14.47%) User Experience Architect
5 52 (13.68%) Data Architect
6 44 (11.58%) Analyst
7 43 (11.32%) Developer
8 28 (7.37%) Business Analyst
9 23 (6.05%) UX Developer
10 22 (5.79%) UI Developer
11 20 (5.26%) Consultant
11 20 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (5.26%) UI/UX Developer
12 17 (4.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 17 (4.47%) Information Architect
12 17 (4.47%) Senior Architect
13 15 (3.95%) Senior User Experience Architect
14 14 (3.68%) UI Designer
15 13 (3.42%) Angular Developer
16 12 (3.16%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (31.05%) HTML
2 110 (28.95%) CSS
3 48 (12.63%) HTML5
4 45 (11.84%) CSS3
5 32 (8.42%) jQuery
6 28 (7.37%) AngularJS
7 21 (5.53%) Ajax
8 18 (4.74%) PostGIS
9 9 (2.37%) Middleware
9 9 (2.37%) XML
10 7 (1.84%) Web Services
11 4 (1.05%) Laravel
11 4 (1.05%) Node.js
11 4 (1.05%) Sass
11 4 (1.05%) Symfony
12 3 (0.79%) Flash
12 3 (0.79%) RESTful
12 3 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (0.79%) XHTML
12 3 (0.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 205 (53.95%) User Experience
2 34 (8.95%) Psychology
2 34 (8.95%) RIA
3 30 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 29 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.47%) Mobile App
6 16 (4.21%) Visualisation
7 13 (3.42%) W3C
8 12 (3.16%) Taxonomies
9 9 (2.37%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.84%) CESG
11 6 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.32%) Interactive TV
13 4 (1.05%) NHS
14 3 (0.79%) Computer Science
14 3 (0.79%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.79%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.79%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.79%) Reference Data
14 3 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.16%) Android
2 11 (2.89%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.11%) Linux
4 4 (1.05%) Windows
5 2 (0.53%) Unix
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (36.05%) Wireframes
2 109 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (20.26%) Usability Testing
4 70 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (17.63%) Project Management
6 64 (16.84%) Prototyping
7 50 (13.16%) Product Management
8 44 (11.58%) TOGAF
9 42 (11.05%) Enterprise Architecture
10 41 (10.79%) Scrum
11 39 (10.26%) Web Development
12 38 (10.00%) Data Modelling
13 37 (9.74%) Software Engineering
14 36 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
14 36 (9.47%) Mentoring
15 35 (9.21%) Analytics
16 32 (8.42%) Industrial Design
17 31 (8.16%) Human Factors
18 30 (7.89%) E-Commerce
18 30 (7.89%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 92 (24.21%) JavaScript
2 17 (4.47%) PHP
3 14 (3.68%) Java
4 13 (3.42%) SQL
5 3 (0.79%) Python
6 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.53%) Ruby
6 2 (0.53%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.26%) BrightScript
7 1 (0.26%) C#
7 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.26%) Scala
7 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.26%) VB
7 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (14.74%) Degree
2 39 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 20 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.79%) MBA
4 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.53%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) CITP
5 2 (0.53%) MCSE
5 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CCNA
6 1 (0.26%) CEH
6 1 (0.26%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CISSP
6 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.26%) MCITP
6 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.89%) QA
2 10 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.58%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.05%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.53%) COBIT
5 2 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.26%) RMADS
6 1 (0.26%) SNOMED CT
6 1 (0.26%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.26%) HDFS
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 70 (18.42%) Adobe
2 20 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.00%) Oracle
4 14 (3.68%) ESRI
5 11 (2.89%) Google
6 8 (2.11%) Tableau
7 6 (1.58%) SAP
7 6 (1.58%) Teradata
8 4 (1.05%) Cognos
8 4 (1.05%) Embarcadero
8 4 (1.05%) VMware
8 4 (1.05%) Zend
9 3 (0.79%) Citrix
9 3 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.79%) Sun
10 2 (0.53%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.53%) ClickTale
10 2 (0.53%) Facebook
10 2 (0.53%) IBM
10 2 (0.53%) Twitter
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