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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Architecture
Rank 396 389 394
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 207 200 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.39% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.53% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 132 100
Average daily rate
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£401 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% +5.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £43.75 £23.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.94%

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
41096 38070 35468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.49% 73.77% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26903 23461 20857
Average daily rate £421 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1109 1170 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -21 201 £401 -5.08% 33
London +21 113 £423 -0.58% 21
South East -18 38 £340 -15.00% 3
City of London +13 25 £383 -15.00% 9
Berkshire +14 19 £375 +7.14% 1
South West -13 19 £425 +34.92%
East of England -17 11 £375 -30.23% 1
East Sussex +4 7 £219 -12.50%
Brighton +4 7 £219 -12.50%
North West -17 7 £450 +20.00% 3
Maidenhead +4 6 £375 +114.28%
Hertfordshire 0 6 £375 -34.78% 1
Yorkshire -7 6 £450 - 5
Watford - 6 £375 -
West Sussex -1 5 £250 -33.33%
Cheshire +8 4 £475 +35.71% 1
Essex -3 4 £600 -4.00%
Scotland -6 4 - - 1
Surrey -8 4 £400 -8.57%
West Midlands -17 4 £575 +53.33%
Edinburgh -14 3 - -
Brentwood - 3 - -
Leeds -4 2 £450 -
West Yorkshire -9 2 £450 -
Manchester -16 2 £331 -11.66% 1
Guildford - 2 £400 -
Crawley - 2 - -
York - 2 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 3
Basingstoke +2 1 £340 +13.33%

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 175 (44.64%) User Experience
2 97 (24.74%) HTML
3 96 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (22.45%) CSS
5 82 (20.92%) Axure RP
6 75 (19.13%) Finance
7 60 (15.31%) Management Information System
8 58 (14.80%) JavaScript
9 57 (14.54%) Photoshop
9 57 (14.54%) Business Intelligence
10 51 (13.01%) Data Modelling
10 51 (13.01%) Analytics
11 49 (12.50%) Degree
11 49 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 48 (12.24%) E-Commerce
13 46 (11.73%) Adobe Illustrator
14 44 (11.22%) Data Architecture
15 43 (10.97%) SharePoint
16 42 (10.71%) Migration
17 41 (10.46%) OmniGraffle
18 38 (9.69%) Banking
19 36 (9.18%) MS Visio
19 36 (9.18%) HTML5
20 35 (8.93%) .NET
21 34 (8.67%) Oracle
21 34 (8.67%) Usability Testing
22 33 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
22 33 (8.42%) Enterprise Architecture
23 30 (7.65%) CSS3
24 29 (7.40%) jQuery

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 43 (10.97%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (4.34%) CMS
4 10 (2.55%) SAS
5 9 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (2.04%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.28%) Mule
8 3 (0.77%) Drupal
9 2 (0.51%) WordPress
9 2 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.51%) Lync
9 2 (0.51%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.51%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.26%) ArcSDE
10 1 (0.26%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.26%) Apache
10 1 (0.26%) Documentum
10 1 (0.26%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 57 (14.54%) Photoshop
2 46 (11.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 41 (10.46%) OmniGraffle
4 36 (9.18%) MS Visio
5 17 (4.34%) MS Excel
6 14 (3.57%) Fireworks
7 12 (3.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (2.04%) InfoPath
9 7 (1.79%) MS Office
10 6 (1.53%) InDesign
11 4 (1.02%) MS Project
12 3 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (0.77%) SPSS
13 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (4.08%) Google Analytics
2 7 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.53%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.51%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.51%) Demantra
4 2 (0.51%) JDE World
4 2 (0.51%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.26%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.53%) Office 365
2 5 (1.28%) SaaS
3 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) IaaS
4 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.32%) Intranet
2 5 (1.28%) Internet
3 4 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (4.08%) MySQL
4 12 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.04%) Big Data
5 8 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (2.04%) SQLBase
6 6 (1.53%) QlikView
6 6 (1.53%) Spotfire
6 6 (1.53%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.28%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.02%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.77%) Essbase
9 3 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 82 (20.92%) Axure RP
2 14 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (2.55%) Dreamweaver
4 9 (2.30%) ERwin
5 7 (1.79%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.02%) Subversion
7 2 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.51%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.26%) Xcode
8 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 75 (19.13%) Finance
2 38 (9.69%) Banking
3 26 (6.63%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.10%) Marketing
4 20 (5.10%) Retail
5 18 (4.59%) Interactive Media
6 10 (2.55%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.30%) Publishing
8 7 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.53%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.28%) Local Government
10 5 (1.28%) French Language
11 4 (1.02%) Back Office
11 4 (1.02%) Automotive
11 4 (1.02%) Legal
12 3 (0.77%) Advertising
13 2 (0.51%) Games
13 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 149 (38.01%) Architect
2 93 (23.72%) Designer
3 62 (15.82%) UX Designer
4 45 (11.48%) Consultant
5 41 (10.46%) User Experience Architect
6 36 (9.18%) Data Architect
7 35 (8.93%) Developer
8 30 (7.65%) Information Architect
9 29 (7.40%) Analyst
10 24 (6.12%) User Experience Consultant
11 19 (4.85%) UI Designer
12 16 (4.08%) Web Designer
12 16 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
12 16 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.32%) Technical Architect
13 13 (3.32%) Business Analyst
14 12 (3.06%) Senior Architect
15 11 (2.81%) SharePoint Consultant
16 10 (2.55%) Product Manager
17 8 (2.04%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (24.74%) HTML
2 88 (22.45%) CSS
3 36 (9.18%) HTML5
4 35 (8.93%) .NET
5 30 (7.65%) CSS3
6 29 (7.40%) jQuery
7 17 (4.34%) XML
8 16 (4.08%) Ajax
9 15 (3.83%) JSON
10 14 (3.57%) Web Services
11 13 (3.32%) ASP.NET
11 13 (3.32%) XSL
12 12 (3.06%) REST
13 11 (2.81%) XHTML
14 10 (2.55%) .NET Framework
15 9 (2.30%) SOAP
16 8 (2.04%) DHTML
17 7 (1.79%) XSLT
18 4 (1.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 4 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 175 (44.64%) User Experience
2 60 (15.31%) Management Information System
3 33 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.36%) Graphic Design
5 20 (5.10%) Visualisation
6 18 (4.59%) Taxonomies
7 17 (4.34%) Reference Data
8 16 (4.08%) Computer Science
9 14 (3.57%) Mobile App
10 13 (3.32%) Data Structures
11 11 (2.81%) NHS
11 11 (2.81%) Human Factors
12 9 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (2.04%) RIA
14 7 (1.79%) Social Media
14 7 (1.79%) Data Integration
14 7 (1.79%) Open Source
15 5 (1.28%) Statistics
15 5 (1.28%) CESG
15 5 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.85%) Apple iOS
2 13 (3.32%) Android
3 10 (2.55%) UNIX
4 4 (1.02%) Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (14.54%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (13.01%) Data Modelling
3 51 (13.01%) Analytics
4 48 (12.24%) E-Commerce
5 44 (11.22%) Data Architecture
6 42 (10.71%) Migration
7 34 (8.67%) Usability Testing
8 33 (8.42%) Enterprise Architecture
9 29 (7.40%) Project Management
9 29 (7.40%) Data Management
10 25 (6.38%) TOGAF
10 25 (6.38%) Content Management
11 24 (6.12%) Information Management
12 22 (5.61%) UX Design
12 22 (5.61%) Web Development
12 22 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (5.36%) Software Engineering
14 18 (4.59%) UML
14 18 (4.59%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.80%) JavaScript
2 24 (6.12%) SQL
3 12 (3.06%) C#
4 9 (2.30%) PL/SQL
5 8 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.53%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.53%) Java
6 6 (1.53%) PHP
7 5 (1.28%) C
8 4 (1.02%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.51%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.51%) X++
9 2 (0.51%) C++
9 2 (0.51%) Perl
9 2 (0.51%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.26%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.26%) R
10 1 (0.26%) PHP5
10 1 (0.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (12.50%) Degree
2 28 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.85%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.53%) PMP
4 6 (1.53%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.02%) ISEB
6 2 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.26%) CITP
7 1 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.53%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.51%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) UAG
2 1 (0.26%) HDFS
2 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.26%) Ambari
1 1 (0.26%) Oozie
Vendors
1 49 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.67%) Oracle
3 24 (6.12%) Adobe
4 18 (4.59%) Google
5 13 (3.32%) SAP
6 12 (3.06%) Sybase
6 12 (3.06%) Cognos
7 7 (1.79%) Casewise
8 6 (1.53%) Palantir
8 6 (1.53%) Informatica
8 6 (1.53%) Siebel
9 5 (1.28%) Teradata
10 4 (1.02%) Netezza
11 3 (0.77%) Splunk
12 2 (0.51%) iRise
12 2 (0.51%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.51%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.51%) Meridio
13 1 (0.26%) BT
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