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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architecture
Rank 432 355 378
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +23
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 169 228 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.44% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.59% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 138 87
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £319 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.30% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 -

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
40851 38864 33748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.14% 74.87% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25403 23796 20201
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1113 1105
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -59 161 £469 +10.29% 46
London -30 88 £450 +1.40% 20
South East -54 28 £400 -17.31% 9
City of London +17 21 £500 - 3
Berkshire -6 17 £388 -50.00% 3
West Midlands -1 11 £475 - 2
South West -8 10 £600 +84.61% 5
North West -9 10 £475 +11.76% 4
East of England -4 9 £550 +46.66% 2
Manchester -8 7 £575 +35.29% 1
Reading +3 5 £475 -
Surrey +2 5 £335 -10.66%
Warwickshire -2 5 £475 -
Scotland -10 5 £363 -27.50%
Coventry - 5 - - 2
Essex +12 4 £613 - 1
Warwick -2 4 £450 -
Hampshire -21 4 £425 +30.76% 1
Guildford - 4 £325 -
Wiltshire +10 3 £650 +62.50% 3
Edinburgh -12 3 £363 -27.50%
Leeds - 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £450 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Swindon +6 2 £650 +62.50% 1
Crawley -6 2 - -
West Sussex -25 2 - - 2
Warrington - 2 £450 -
South Wales - 2 £288 -

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 185 (49.60%) User Experience
2 121 (32.44%) HTML
3 110 (29.49%) CSS
4 76 (20.38%) JavaScript
5 72 (19.30%) Finance
5 72 (19.30%) Axure RP
6 71 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (18.23%) Degree
8 64 (17.16%) Photoshop
9 55 (14.75%) Analytics
10 53 (14.21%) Adobe
11 52 (13.94%) E-Commerce
11 52 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
12 49 (13.14%) Microsoft
13 46 (12.33%) Data Modelling
14 45 (12.06%) Management Information System
15 44 (11.80%) Adobe Illustrator
16 43 (11.53%) Data Architecture
17 42 (11.26%) Content Management
18 40 (10.72%) Graphic Design
19 39 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
20 36 (9.65%) SharePoint
20 36 (9.65%) OmniGraffle
20 36 (9.65%) HTML5
21 32 (8.58%) Marketing
22 31 (8.31%) Migration
22 31 (8.31%) Banking
22 31 (8.31%) UX Design
22 31 (8.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 31 (8.31%) CSS3

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 36 (9.65%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (4.56%) CMS
4 9 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (2.14%) SAS
6 6 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.34%) Node.js
8 3 (0.80%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (0.80%) Drupal
8 3 (0.80%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.54%) WordPress
9 2 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.54%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.54%) Lync
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 64 (17.16%) Photoshop
2 44 (11.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 36 (9.65%) OmniGraffle
4 31 (8.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 28 (7.51%) MS Visio
6 15 (4.02%) MS Excel
7 11 (2.95%) Fireworks
8 9 (2.41%) InfoPath
9 8 (2.14%) InDesign
10 6 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (1.07%) SPSS
12 3 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (4.29%) Google Analytics
2 8 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.88%) SAP CRM
4 4 (1.07%) SiteCatalyst
5 3 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.54%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Magento
7 1 (0.27%) Demantra
7 1 (0.27%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.34%) GitHub
2 2 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.54%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.83%) Intranet
2 6 (1.61%) Internet
3 4 (1.07%) HTTP
3 4 (1.07%) Network Security
4 1 (0.27%) Broadband
4 1 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.22%) Big Data
3 8 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (1.88%) PerformancePoint
4 7 (1.88%) SQL Server
5 6 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (1.61%) SQLBase
5 6 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.34%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.34%) OLAP
7 4 (1.07%) DB2
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.80%) Spotfire
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (0.80%) QlikView
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 72 (19.30%) Axure RP
2 14 (3.75%) Dreamweaver
2 14 (3.75%) ERwin
3 11 (2.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (1.61%) JIRA
5 5 (1.34%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.54%) GCC
6 2 (0.54%) Subversion
7 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (19.30%) Finance
2 32 (8.58%) Marketing
3 31 (8.31%) Banking
4 24 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 22 (5.90%) Retail
6 18 (4.83%) Interactive Media
7 12 (3.22%) Publishing
8 7 (1.88%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.61%) Games
10 5 (1.34%) Legal
10 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.80%) Back Office
11 3 (0.80%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.54%) Front Office
12 2 (0.54%) Arabic Language
12 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Local Government
13 1 (0.27%) French Language
13 1 (0.27%) Electronics
13 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 138 (37.00%) Architect
2 123 (32.98%) Designer
3 81 (21.72%) UX Designer
4 46 (12.33%) Data Architect
5 37 (9.92%) Information Architect
6 36 (9.65%) User Experience Architect
7 35 (9.38%) UI Designer
8 27 (7.24%) Consultant
8 27 (7.24%) Developer
9 17 (4.56%) Analyst
9 17 (4.56%) Senior Architect
10 16 (4.29%) Web Designer
11 15 (4.02%) Senior Designer
12 12 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (2.95%) Enterprise Architect
13 11 (2.95%) Product Manager
13 11 (2.95%) Senior UX Designer
14 10 (2.68%) User Experience Consultant
15 8 (2.14%) Graphic Designer
15 8 (2.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (32.44%) HTML
2 110 (29.49%) CSS
3 36 (9.65%) HTML5
4 31 (8.31%) CSS3
5 30 (8.04%) jQuery
6 21 (5.63%) Web Services
7 16 (4.29%) .NET
8 14 (3.75%) XML
8 14 (3.75%) Ajax
8 14 (3.75%) JSON
8 14 (3.75%) DHTML
9 13 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (2.95%) AngularJS
11 10 (2.68%) XSLT
12 9 (2.41%) XSL
13 7 (1.88%) Application Packaging
14 6 (1.61%) ASP.NET
15 5 (1.34%) Play Framework
15 5 (1.34%) Sass
15 5 (1.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 185 (49.60%) User Experience
2 45 (12.06%) Management Information System
3 40 (10.72%) Graphic Design
4 39 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (5.63%) Human Factors
6 20 (5.36%) Computer Science
7 16 (4.29%) Taxonomies
8 14 (3.75%) Visualisation
9 11 (2.95%) Data Structures
10 10 (2.68%) RIA
10 10 (2.68%) Reference Data
10 10 (2.68%) W3C
11 9 (2.41%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.88%) NHS
13 5 (1.34%) GIS
13 5 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (1.07%) Social Media
14 4 (1.07%) Psychology
14 4 (1.07%) Learning Management System
14 4 (1.07%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.09%) Apple iOS
2 18 (4.83%) Android
3 7 (1.88%) UNIX
4 4 (1.07%) Windows
5 3 (0.80%) Linux
5 3 (0.80%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (14.75%) Analytics
3 52 (13.94%) E-Commerce
3 52 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (12.33%) Data Modelling
5 43 (11.53%) Data Architecture
6 42 (11.26%) Content Management
7 31 (8.31%) Migration
7 31 (8.31%) UX Design
8 30 (8.04%) Usability Testing
8 30 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (6.97%) TOGAF
10 25 (6.70%) Data Management
11 24 (6.43%) Project Management
12 23 (6.17%) Information Management
12 23 (6.17%) Enterprise Architecture
13 22 (5.90%) Data Governance
14 21 (5.63%) Responsive Web Design
14 21 (5.63%) Web Development
15 20 (5.36%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 76 (20.38%) JavaScript
2 13 (3.49%) SQL
3 8 (2.14%) Ruby
4 7 (1.88%) PHP
5 6 (1.61%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.61%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.34%) C#
6 5 (1.34%) Scala
7 4 (1.07%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.80%) Objective-C
8 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.54%) X++
9 2 (0.54%) Java
9 2 (0.54%) Perl
9 2 (0.54%) C
10 1 (0.27%) R
10 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.27%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 68 (18.23%) Degree
2 24 (6.43%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.14%) PMP
4 8 (2.14%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.88%) ISEB
6 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.27%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.27%) MCT
8 1 (0.27%) MBA
8 1 (0.27%) CITP
8 1 (0.27%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.88%) QA
2 4 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.54%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 53 (14.21%) Adobe
2 49 (13.14%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.70%) Oracle
4 18 (4.83%) SAP
4 18 (4.83%) Google
5 10 (2.68%) Sybase
6 9 (2.41%) Teradata
7 8 (2.14%) Cognos
8 7 (1.88%) Siebel
8 7 (1.88%) Informatica
9 4 (1.07%) Netezza
10 3 (0.80%) Facebook
10 3 (0.80%) Twitter
10 3 (0.80%) Splunk
10 3 (0.80%) Palantir
10 3 (0.80%) Citrix
10 3 (0.80%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.80%) Sun
11 2 (0.54%) HP
11 2 (0.54%) Sitecore
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Blue Glue
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £750 - £880 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, South West
University of Bristol
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago