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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architecture
Rank 411 489 434
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -55
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 220 123 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 74 104
Average daily rate
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£410 £453 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £581 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £473 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.34% +26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £43.00 £33.55 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.16% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £16.73 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £36.71 £53.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.04 £29.88
% change year-on-year
- -22.89%

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
44182 41616 38228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.70% 76.15% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28632 25727 23174
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1181 1176 1105
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 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 31 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 +53 204 £413 -10.81% 70
London +38 105 £422 -6.22% 29
South East 0 38 £408 -3.55% 9
Yorkshire -3 22 £350 +18.64% 17
West Yorkshire -5 21 £350 +18.64% 15
City of London -7 21 £413 -17.50% 4
Leeds -7 18 £350 +18.64% 15
Hampshire +5 15 £408 -14.21%
South West -7 12 £450 -12.62% 3
Berkshire +11 11 £190 -62.00% 2
East of England +7 8 £600 - 1
North East -21 6 £375 - 1
West Midlands +3 5 £445 +20.27% 2
East Midlands - 5 £360 - 6
Oxfordshire - 5 £450 - 2
Oxford - 5 £450 - 1
Surrey -12 4 £287 -40.77% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 4 £375 -
Tyne and Wear -24 4 £375 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £380 -
Devon - 4 £400 -
New Malden - 4 £275 -
Nottingham - 4 £380 -
Essex - 4 £600 -
Reading 0 3 £610 -
Wiltshire 0 3 £613 +11.36%
Cardiff - 3 £400 -
Exeter - 3 £400 -
Gosport - 3 £615 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £475 -

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 208 (51.36%) User Experience
2 126 (31.11%) HTML
3 112 (27.65%) CSS
4 93 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (20.00%) Photoshop
6 72 (17.78%) Axure RP
7 65 (16.05%) Adobe Illustrator
8 64 (15.80%) JavaScript
9 60 (14.81%) E-Commerce
10 59 (14.57%) Marketing
10 59 (14.57%) Usability Testing
11 57 (14.07%) Degree
11 57 (14.07%) Finance
12 56 (13.83%) Adobe
13 54 (13.33%) Management Information System
14 52 (12.84%) Migration
14 52 (12.84%) SharePoint
14 52 (12.84%) Security Cleared
15 49 (12.10%) Data Modelling
16 48 (11.85%) Microsoft
17 46 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
18 45 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (10.86%) Data Warehouse
20 43 (10.62%) HTML5
20 43 (10.62%) Analytics
21 41 (10.12%) Web Design
22 39 (9.63%) Content Management
22 39 (9.63%) CSS3
22 39 (9.63%) SC Cleared
23 38 (9.38%) TOGAF

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 52 (12.84%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.94%) CMS
3 19 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.23%) Node.js
5 5 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (0.99%) IIS
6 4 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.74%) WordPress
7 3 (0.74%) LiveLink
7 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.74%) DNN
8 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.49%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.49%) Apache
8 2 (0.49%) SAS
8 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 81 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 65 (16.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 34 (8.40%) MS Visio
4 32 (7.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 31 (7.65%) OmniGraffle
6 20 (4.94%) Fireworks
7 13 (3.21%) MS Excel
8 11 (2.72%) InDesign
9 9 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (1.98%) InfoPath
11 7 (1.73%) MS Office
12 4 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
13 3 (0.74%) PowerPivot
14 1 (0.25%) SPSS
14 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.74%) Summit
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.74%) Magento
3 2 (0.49%) Agresso
4 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.20%) Office 365
2 9 (2.22%) Google Analytics
2 9 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (1.23%) GitHub
5 2 (0.49%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.25%) SaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.69%) Intranet
2 9 (2.22%) HTTP
3 8 (1.98%) Internet
4 7 (1.73%) Extranet
5 4 (0.99%) DNS
6 3 (0.74%) SAN
6 3 (0.74%) VoIP
6 3 (0.74%) NAS
7 2 (0.49%) Wireless
8 1 (0.25%) Network Security
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.25%) SMS
8 1 (0.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.86%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (2.96%) Big Data
3 11 (2.72%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.98%) PerformancePoint
6 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.48%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.99%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.99%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.74%) Triplestore
9 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.74%) QlikView
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (17.78%) Axure RP
2 16 (3.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 12 (2.96%) Dreamweaver
4 11 (2.72%) ERwin
5 7 (1.73%) JIRA
6 5 (1.23%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.99%) Subversion
8 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Blend
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.49%) GCC
10 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 59 (14.57%) Marketing
2 57 (14.07%) Finance
3 38 (9.38%) Retail
4 21 (5.19%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.69%) Banking
6 15 (3.70%) Interactive Media
7 10 (2.47%) Legal
7 10 (2.47%) Publishing
8 8 (1.98%) Billing
9 7 (1.73%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.23%) Advertising
11 4 (0.99%) Games
12 3 (0.74%) Law
13 2 (0.49%) Front Office
13 2 (0.49%) Military
13 2 (0.49%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 152 (37.53%) Architect
2 125 (30.86%) Designer
3 78 (19.26%) UX Designer
4 40 (9.88%) Data Architect
5 38 (9.38%) Developer
6 31 (7.65%) User Experience Architect
7 30 (7.41%) Information Architect
8 23 (5.68%) Consultant
9 21 (5.19%) Web Designer
9 21 (5.19%) UI Designer
10 18 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (3.95%) Technical Architect
11 16 (3.95%) Web Developer
12 14 (3.46%) Analyst
12 14 (3.46%) Front-End Developer
13 13 (3.21%) Enterprise Architect
14 12 (2.96%) Senior Designer
15 11 (2.72%) UI/UX Designer
16 9 (2.22%) Senior Architect
16 9 (2.22%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (31.11%) HTML
2 112 (27.65%) CSS
3 43 (10.62%) HTML5
4 39 (9.63%) CSS3
5 27 (6.67%) jQuery
6 22 (5.43%) AngularJS
7 18 (4.44%) Web Services
7 18 (4.44%) .NET
8 16 (3.95%) XML
9 15 (3.70%) Ajax
10 13 (3.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (2.22%) JSON
11 9 (2.22%) Backbone.js
12 8 (1.98%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (1.98%) Flash
13 6 (1.48%) Middleware
13 6 (1.48%) XSLT
14 5 (1.23%) RESTful
14 5 (1.23%) XHTML
14 5 (1.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 208 (51.36%) User Experience
2 54 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 35 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (8.40%) Taxonomies
5 27 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 23 (5.68%) Graphic Design
7 14 (3.46%) Visualisation
8 12 (2.96%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.96%) W3C
9 11 (2.72%) RIA
10 10 (2.47%) NHS
11 9 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
12 8 (1.98%) Animation
12 8 (1.98%) Reference Data
13 7 (1.73%) iPad
13 7 (1.73%) Data Centre
14 6 (1.48%) Data Integration
14 6 (1.48%) Statistics
14 6 (1.48%) Psychology
14 6 (1.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 8 (1.98%) Android
2 8 (1.98%) Windows
3 5 (1.23%) Linux
4 3 (0.74%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.25%) UNIX
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 59 (14.57%) Usability Testing
4 52 (12.84%) Migration
5 49 (12.10%) Data Modelling
6 46 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (10.62%) Analytics
9 41 (10.12%) Web Design
10 39 (9.63%) Content Management
11 38 (9.38%) TOGAF
12 37 (9.14%) Project Management
13 34 (8.40%) SEO
14 33 (8.15%) Data Management
15 31 (7.65%) Data Architecture
16 28 (6.91%) Web Development
17 25 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
18 24 (5.93%) Enterprise Architecture
18 24 (5.93%) Information Management
19 23 (5.68%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 64 (15.80%) JavaScript
2 19 (4.69%) SQL
3 8 (1.98%) Java
4 7 (1.73%) PHP
5 6 (1.48%) Ruby
6 5 (1.23%) Scala
7 4 (0.99%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.99%) XAML
8 3 (0.74%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.49%) R
9 2 (0.49%) C
9 2 (0.49%) C#
9 2 (0.49%) ActionScript
9 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.25%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 57 (14.07%) Degree
2 52 (12.84%) Security Cleared
3 39 (9.63%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.73%) ISEB
5 5 (1.23%) PMP
5 5 (1.23%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.49%) MBA
8 1 (0.25%) APMP
8 1 (0.25%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.22%) QA
2 5 (1.23%) COREP
2 5 (1.23%) FINREP
3 4 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.74%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.49%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.49%) SLA
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.49%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 56 (13.83%) Adobe
2 48 (11.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.44%) Oracle
4 12 (2.96%) SAP
5 10 (2.47%) Google
6 7 (1.73%) Teradata
7 6 (1.48%) Citrix
7 6 (1.48%) Guidewire
8 5 (1.23%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.99%) HP
9 4 (0.99%) Facebook
9 4 (0.99%) Twitter
10 3 (0.74%) hybris
10 3 (0.74%) Siebel
10 3 (0.74%) IBM
10 3 (0.74%) Sun
11 2 (0.49%) Cisco
11 2 (0.49%) Cognos
11 2 (0.49%) Informatica
11 2 (0.49%) Tableau
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