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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 463 461 453
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 185 182 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 89 101
Median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -48.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -48.43%

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
45369 44062 42291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.62% 78.90% 77.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29987 27471 26430
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 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1287 1211
Median hourly rate £33.50 £29.82 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.73 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 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 4 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 -26 168 £475 +5.55% 50
London +13 100 £475 +5.55% 28
South East -21 22 £523 +22.94% 5
West Yorkshire +22 18 £475 - 1
Yorkshire +14 18 £475 - 1
North West +2 18 £450 - 5
Scotland -4 17 £475 +38.18% 1
Leeds +8 16 £450 - 1
City of London +34 12 £450 -8.86% 9
Manchester 0 11 £475 -5.00% 2
Edinburgh -5 11 £475 +38.18% 1
Cheshire -10 7 £450 - 3
East of England +6 5 £300 -45.45% 1
Croydon -10 5 £335 +11.66%
Warrington -12 5 £450 - 1
Hampshire -1 4 £438 +2.94%
Surrey -5 4 - -
Berkshire -15 4 - -
West Sussex - 4 £523 -
Crawley - 4 £520 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £300 - 1
Glasgow +10 3 £300 -
South West -18 3 £325 -45.83% 3
Stirling - 3 £338 -
Wales - 3 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £700 - 1
Andover - 3 £425 -
Watford - 3 £300 - 1
Staines - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £700 - 1

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 169 (50.60%) User Experience
2 103 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (27.25%) HTML
4 84 (25.15%) CSS
5 78 (23.35%) Project Management
6 75 (22.46%) Axure RP
7 73 (21.86%) Adobe
8 69 (20.66%) JavaScript
9 68 (20.36%) Usability Testing
10 60 (17.96%) Marketing
11 57 (17.07%) Finance
12 54 (16.17%) MS Visio
13 53 (15.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 50 (14.97%) Degree
14 50 (14.97%) Product Management
15 49 (14.67%) Data Modelling
16 48 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
16 48 (14.37%) TOGAF
17 46 (13.77%) Analytics
18 41 (12.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
19 40 (11.98%) Software Engineering
20 39 (11.68%) Security Cleared
21 38 (11.38%) Web Development
21 38 (11.38%) Content Management
22 37 (11.08%) Scrum
23 34 (10.18%) Management Information System
23 34 (10.18%) Data Warehouse
23 34 (10.18%) Enterprise Architecture
23 34 (10.18%) RIA
23 34 (10.18%) Psychology

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 (9.58%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 19 (5.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (3.59%) CMS
5 6 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (1.80%) IIS
6 5 (1.50%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.20%) Drupal
8 3 (0.90%) Confluence
8 3 (0.90%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.90%) SAS
8 3 (0.90%) WordPress
9 2 (0.60%) Apache
9 2 (0.60%) Node.js
10 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.30%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 54 (16.17%) MS Visio
2 53 (15.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 26 (7.78%) Photoshop
4 21 (6.29%) MS Excel
5 18 (5.39%) OmniGraffle
6 16 (4.79%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (3.59%) MS Office
8 8 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (2.40%) MS Project
9 6 (1.80%) InfoPath
10 4 (1.20%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.90%) InDesign
12 2 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.30%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.30%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.30%) RoboHelp
13 1 (0.30%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 12 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.59%) Google Analytics
4 8 (2.40%) SaaS
5 6 (1.80%) Office 365
6 5 (1.50%) PaaS
7 4 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.90%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.80%) DNS
2 4 (1.20%) Internet
3 3 (0.90%) Network Security
4 2 (0.60%) Firewall
4 2 (0.60%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.30%) VoIP
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
5 1 (0.30%) WAN
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.30%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.18%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.59%) GIS
3 9 (2.69%) MySQL
3 9 (2.69%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.80%) PerformancePoint
7 5 (1.50%) Oracle Discoverer
7 5 (1.50%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.90%) Big Data
9 3 (0.90%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.30%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 75 (22.46%) Axure RP
2 41 (12.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (1.80%) Subversion
4 5 (1.50%) JIRA
4 5 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (0.90%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.60%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.30%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.30%) PowerDesigner
General
1 60 (17.96%) Marketing
2 57 (17.07%) Finance
3 14 (4.19%) Banking
4 12 (3.59%) Legal
4 12 (3.59%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.40%) Publishing
5 8 (2.40%) Retail
6 6 (1.80%) Military
7 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Back Office
9 2 (0.60%) Front Office
9 2 (0.60%) Interactive Media
9 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) iGaming
10 1 (0.30%) Local Government
10 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 150 (44.91%) Architect
2 92 (27.54%) Designer
3 77 (23.05%) UX Designer
4 56 (16.77%) User Experience Architect
5 42 (12.57%) Data Architect
6 35 (10.48%) Analyst
7 25 (7.49%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (6.89%) Information Architect
9 21 (6.29%) Business Analyst
10 18 (5.39%) Consultant
11 17 (5.09%) Senior Architect
12 15 (4.49%) Senior User Experience Architect
13 14 (4.19%) Developer
14 12 (3.59%) Enterprise Architect
14 12 (3.59%) Service Manager
14 12 (3.59%) Service Transition Manager
14 12 (3.59%) Transition Manager
15 11 (3.29%) Project Manager
15 11 (3.29%) Senior Designer
15 11 (3.29%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (27.25%) HTML
2 84 (25.15%) CSS
3 19 (5.69%) HTML5
4 14 (4.19%) AngularJS
5 11 (3.29%) jQuery
5 11 (3.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (2.69%) Middleware
7 6 (1.80%) CSS3
7 6 (1.80%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (1.80%) LAMP
7 6 (1.80%) PostGIS
7 6 (1.80%) XML
8 5 (1.50%) Flash
9 4 (1.20%) .NET
9 4 (1.20%) Web Services
10 3 (0.90%) Apache Flex
11 2 (0.60%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.60%) GWT
11 2 (0.60%) Mason
11 2 (0.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 169 (50.60%) User Experience
2 34 (10.18%) Management Information System
2 34 (10.18%) Psychology
2 34 (10.18%) RIA
3 29 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (7.19%) Visualisation
5 18 (5.39%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.40%) Data Integration
6 8 (2.40%) Taxonomies
7 7 (2.10%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.50%) CESG
9 3 (0.90%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.90%) Copywriting
9 3 (0.90%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.90%) Interactive TV
10 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.60%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.60%) Life Science
10 2 (0.60%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.10%) Android
1 7 (2.10%) Linux
2 6 (1.80%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.50%) Unix
4 4 (1.20%) Windows
5 1 (0.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (30.84%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (23.35%) Project Management
3 68 (20.36%) Usability Testing
4 50 (14.97%) Product Management
5 49 (14.67%) Data Modelling
6 48 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (14.37%) TOGAF
7 46 (13.77%) Analytics
8 40 (11.98%) Software Engineering
9 38 (11.38%) Content Management
9 38 (11.38%) Web Development
10 37 (11.08%) Scrum
11 34 (10.18%) Enterprise Architecture
11 34 (10.18%) Mentoring
12 33 (9.88%) E-Commerce
13 32 (9.58%) Human Factors
14 30 (8.98%) Industrial Design
15 27 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (7.78%) CRM
16 26 (7.78%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (20.66%) JavaScript
2 11 (3.29%) Java
2 11 (3.29%) PHP
3 10 (2.99%) SQL
4 5 (1.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.60%) C#
5 2 (0.60%) C++
5 2 (0.60%) Python
6 1 (0.30%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.30%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.30%) VB
6 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (14.97%) Degree
2 39 (11.68%) Security Cleared
3 23 (6.89%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.50%) MBA
5 4 (1.20%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) APMP
6 2 (0.60%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.60%) CCNA
6 2 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.60%) CITP
7 1 (0.30%) CEH
7 1 (0.30%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.30%) CISSP
7 1 (0.30%) ISEB
7 1 (0.30%) ISSAP
7 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.10%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.50%) QA
4 2 (0.60%) COBIT
5 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.30%) RMADS
5 1 (0.30%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 9 (2.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) MOM
Vendors
1 73 (21.86%) Adobe
2 25 (7.49%) Oracle
3 24 (7.19%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.69%) Google
5 7 (2.10%) VMware
6 6 (1.80%) ESRI
6 6 (1.80%) Teradata
7 5 (1.50%) Tableau
8 4 (1.20%) Cisco
8 4 (1.20%) Embarcadero
9 3 (0.90%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.90%) ClickTale
9 3 (0.90%) Optimizely
10 2 (0.60%) Citrix
10 2 (0.60%) HP
10 2 (0.60%) Sun
11 1 (0.30%) Cognos
11 1 (0.30%) Progress
11 1 (0.30%) SAP
11 1 (0.30%) Siebel
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Circa £400/ day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
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Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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