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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 469 447 480
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 183 182 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.42% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 95 85
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -

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
44047 42983 40920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.94% 79.21% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27209 25852
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 £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1023 1223 1213
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +2.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £48.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 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
England -22 162 £450 +5.88% 41
London +6 87 £450 +5.88% 29
Scotland +10 25 £475 +46.15% 1
North West -11 21 £450 - 1
Yorkshire +23 20 £450 -25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +12 18 £450 -25.00% 1
Leeds +13 17 £450 -25.00% 1
Edinburgh +6 17 £475 +46.15%
City of London +37 15 £425 -12.82% 9
South East -40 15 £460 +12.88% 3
Manchester -1 13 £475 -5.00%
Cheshire -1 8 £450 - 1
South West -20 8 £315 -40.56%
East of England +11 6 £300 -45.45% 1
Hampshire -6 6 £388 -4.90% 1
Croydon -7 6 £335 -
Berkshire -25 6 £520 +73.33% 1
Warrington -12 5 £450 -
Exeter -3 4 £315 -21.25%
Devon -5 4 £315 -21.25%
Hertfordshire - 4 £300 -
Watford - 4 £300 -
Southampton - 4 £375 -
Glasgow - 4 £300 -
Wales +10 3 £325 -18.75%
Stirling - 3 £338 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £700 -
South Wales +2 2 - -
Bedfordshire +2 2 £463 -15.90%
Luton 0 2 £463 -15.90%

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 180 (51.58%) User Experience
2 132 (37.82%) Wireframes
3 108 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (28.37%) HTML
5 92 (26.36%) CSS
6 85 (24.36%) Axure RP
7 78 (22.35%) Project Management
8 76 (21.78%) JavaScript
9 73 (20.92%) Usability Testing
10 71 (20.34%) Adobe
11 59 (16.91%) Marketing
12 58 (16.62%) Finance
13 54 (15.47%) Degree
13 54 (15.47%) MS Visio
14 53 (15.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 49 (14.04%) Product Management
16 48 (13.75%) TOGAF
17 47 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
18 45 (12.89%) Analytics
19 43 (12.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
20 41 (11.75%) Security Cleared
20 41 (11.75%) Web Development
20 41 (11.75%) Data Modelling
21 39 (11.17%) Software Engineering
22 36 (10.32%) Enterprise Architecture
22 36 (10.32%) Scrum
22 36 (10.32%) Mentoring
23 34 (9.74%) RIA
24 33 (9.46%) Psychology
25 32 (9.17%) Human Factors

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 32 (9.17%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (5.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (1.72%) CMS
4 6 (1.72%) IIS
5 5 (1.43%) Drupal
6 4 (1.15%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.86%) Confluence
7 3 (0.86%) SAS
7 3 (0.86%) WordPress
8 2 (0.57%) Apache
8 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.57%) Node.js
9 1 (0.29%) IBM Connections
9 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.29%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 54 (15.47%) MS Visio
2 53 (15.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 32 (9.17%) Photoshop
4 25 (7.16%) OmniGraffle
5 23 (6.59%) Adobe Illustrator
6 20 (5.73%) MS Excel
7 11 (3.15%) MS Office
8 8 (2.29%) Fireworks
8 8 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (2.29%) MS Project
9 6 (1.72%) InfoPath
10 5 (1.43%) InDesign
11 3 (0.86%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.57%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.29%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 12 (3.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.29%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.72%) Google Analytics
4 9 (2.58%) SaaS
5 6 (1.72%) PaaS
6 5 (1.43%) Office 365
7 4 (1.15%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.72%) DNS
2 4 (1.15%) Internet
2 4 (1.15%) Network Security
3 2 (0.57%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.88%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (3.72%) GIS
3 10 (2.87%) MySQL
4 9 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.58%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (1.72%) PerformancePoint
7 5 (1.43%) EDRMS
7 5 (1.43%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.15%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.15%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.86%) Big Data
9 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.57%) QlikView
10 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 85 (24.36%) Axure RP
2 43 (12.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (1.72%) JIRA
3 6 (1.72%) Subversion
4 5 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.29%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (16.91%) Marketing
2 58 (16.62%) Finance
3 13 (3.72%) Banking
3 13 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.87%) Legal
5 7 (2.01%) Publishing
5 7 (2.01%) Retail
6 5 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.43%) Military
7 4 (1.15%) Games
7 4 (1.15%) Interactive Media
8 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.57%) Back Office
9 2 (0.57%) Front Office
10 1 (0.29%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) iGaming
10 1 (0.29%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (43.55%) Architect
2 102 (29.23%) Designer
3 84 (24.07%) UX Designer
4 55 (15.76%) User Experience Architect
5 41 (11.75%) Data Architect
6 38 (10.89%) Analyst
7 25 (7.16%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (6.88%) Information Architect
9 23 (6.59%) Business Analyst
10 22 (6.30%) Consultant
11 18 (5.16%) Developer
12 17 (4.87%) Senior Architect
13 15 (4.30%) Senior User Experience Architect
13 15 (4.30%) SharePoint Analyst
14 14 (4.01%) Enterprise Architect
14 14 (4.01%) SharePoint Business Analyst
15 12 (3.44%) Service Manager
15 12 (3.44%) Service Transition Manager
15 12 (3.44%) Transition Manager
15 12 (3.44%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (28.37%) HTML
2 92 (26.36%) CSS
3 29 (8.31%) HTML5
4 19 (5.44%) AngularJS
5 17 (4.87%) CSS3
6 13 (3.72%) jQuery
7 12 (3.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (3.15%) PostGIS
9 9 (2.58%) Middleware
9 9 (2.58%) XML
10 6 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (1.72%) LAMP
10 6 (1.72%) Web Services
11 5 (1.43%) Flash
12 3 (0.86%) Apache Flex
12 3 (0.86%) XSL
13 2 (0.57%) JSON
13 2 (0.57%) REST
13 2 (0.57%) RESTful
13 2 (0.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 180 (51.58%) User Experience
2 34 (9.74%) RIA
3 33 (9.46%) Psychology
4 28 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (7.45%) Management Information System
6 21 (6.02%) Visualisation
7 18 (5.16%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.29%) Data Integration
9 7 (2.01%) CESG
10 6 (1.72%) Taxonomies
11 5 (1.43%) Interactive TV
12 4 (1.15%) NHS
13 3 (0.86%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.86%) Copywriting
13 3 (0.86%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.86%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.86%) Thin Client
14 2 (0.57%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.87%) Linux
2 8 (2.29%) Android
3 7 (2.01%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.72%) Windows
5 5 (1.43%) Unix
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (37.82%) Wireframes
2 108 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (22.35%) Project Management
4 73 (20.92%) Usability Testing
5 49 (14.04%) Product Management
6 48 (13.75%) TOGAF
7 47 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 45 (12.89%) Analytics
9 41 (11.75%) Data Modelling
9 41 (11.75%) Web Development
10 39 (11.17%) Software Engineering
11 36 (10.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 36 (10.32%) Mentoring
11 36 (10.32%) Scrum
12 32 (9.17%) E-Commerce
12 32 (9.17%) Human Factors
12 32 (9.17%) Industrial Design
13 31 (8.88%) Content Management
14 29 (8.31%) CRM
15 28 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 76 (21.78%) JavaScript
2 17 (4.87%) Java
3 16 (4.58%) PHP
4 12 (3.44%) SQL
5 2 (0.57%) C++
5 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.57%) Python
6 1 (0.29%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.29%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (0.29%) BrightScript
6 1 (0.29%) C#
6 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.29%) VB
6 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (15.47%) Degree
2 41 (11.75%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.15%) MBA
5 2 (0.57%) APMP
5 2 (0.57%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.57%) CITP
5 2 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) CCNA
6 1 (0.29%) CEH
6 1 (0.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.29%) CISSP
6 1 (0.29%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.29%) Data Quality
1 8 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.72%) QA
3 2 (0.57%) COBIT
3 2 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) RMADS
4 1 (0.29%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 9 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 71 (20.34%) Adobe
2 24 (6.88%) Oracle
3 21 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.72%) Google
5 8 (2.29%) ESRI
6 6 (1.72%) Tableau
6 6 (1.72%) Teradata
6 6 (1.72%) VMware
7 4 (1.15%) Embarcadero
8 3 (0.86%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.86%) Citrix
8 3 (0.86%) ClickTale
8 3 (0.86%) Optimizely
8 3 (0.86%) Sun
9 2 (0.57%) Cisco
9 2 (0.57%) Cognos
9 2 (0.57%) Facebook
9 2 (0.57%) HP
9 2 (0.57%) SAP
9 2 (0.57%) Twitter
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