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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 478 403 489
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +86
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 175 273 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.47% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.58% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 167 88
Median daily rate £450 £413 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £460
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £24.78 £43.00 £25.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.38% +70.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.96 £37.80 £13.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £43.40 £36.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.00

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
44771 46893 44277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 80.29% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29557 30468 27430
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1110 1273 1193
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +33.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 August 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 August 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 -77 164 £450 +9.09% 35
London -43 86 £450 +5.88% 23
South East -6 35 £551 +4.85% 4
Scotland +30 17 £500 -9.09%
Edinburgh +19 16 - -
West Sussex +7 16 - -
West Midlands -17 15 £450 +13.20%
City of London +16 14 £450 +9.09% 5
Gatwick +6 14 - -
North West +24 12 £388 +27.46%
Manchester +5 11 £350 +15.13%
Berkshire +3 9 £675 +22.72% 1
South West -6 7 £315 -30.00% 3
West Yorkshire -17 6 £320 -8.57% 1
Leeds -23 6 £320 -8.57% 1
Yorkshire -26 6 £320 -8.57% 1
Leamington Spa - 6 £450 -
Warwickshire - 6 £450 -
Hampshire -17 5 £525 -2.27% 1
Bracknell - 5 £688 - 1
Croydon -9 4 - -
Birmingham -10 4 £513 +15.16%
Devon +9 3 £315 -
Newbury - 3 - -
Exeter - 3 £315 -
East of England +12 2 - - 2
Uxbridge +1 2 - -
Oxfordshire -1 2 - -
Bristol -4 2 £525 +90.90% 1
Coventry -18 2 £370 +5.71%

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 184 (51.40%) User Experience
2 126 (35.20%) Wireframes
3 108 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
4 105 (29.33%) HTML
5 99 (27.65%) CSS
6 79 (22.07%) JavaScript
7 70 (19.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 66 (18.44%) Axure RP
9 64 (17.88%) Usability Testing
10 62 (17.32%) Prototyping
11 61 (17.04%) Adobe
12 55 (15.36%) Degree
13 51 (14.25%) Finance
14 49 (13.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 48 (13.41%) Project Management
16 46 (12.85%) Scrum
17 45 (12.57%) Enterprise Architecture
17 45 (12.57%) Photoshop
17 45 (12.57%) HTML5
18 43 (12.01%) CSS3
19 42 (11.73%) Product Management
19 42 (11.73%) TOGAF
20 39 (10.89%) Adobe Illustrator
20 39 (10.89%) Data Modelling
21 37 (10.34%) MS Visio
22 35 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
22 35 (9.78%) Web Development
23 33 (9.22%) Mentoring
23 33 (9.22%) Marketing
24 32 (8.94%) E-Commerce

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 25 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.31%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.12%) Drupal
4 3 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.84%) CMS
4 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.56%) Apache
5 2 (0.56%) Documentum
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Connections
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.28%) SAS
6 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (13.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 45 (12.57%) Photoshop
3 39 (10.89%) Adobe Illustrator
4 37 (10.34%) MS Visio
5 28 (7.82%) OmniGraffle
6 21 (5.87%) MS Excel
7 15 (4.19%) InDesign
8 13 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (3.07%) MS Office
10 9 (2.51%) Fireworks
11 8 (2.23%) MS Project
12 6 (1.68%) InVision
13 3 (0.84%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.56%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.28%) Pixelapse
Business Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.28%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.68%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.40%) Office 365
4 5 (1.40%) SaaS
5 4 (1.12%) Google Apps
5 4 (1.12%) PaaS
6 2 (0.56%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.79%) HTTP
2 5 (1.40%) Intranet
3 4 (1.12%) Network Security
4 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.28%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.82%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (6.42%) GIS
3 20 (5.59%) Spatial Data
4 11 (3.07%) Big Data
5 10 (2.79%) MySQL
5 10 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.23%) SQL Server
7 7 (1.96%) EDRMS
7 7 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.40%) QlikView
9 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.84%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.84%) Power BI
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 66 (18.44%) Axure RP
2 29 (8.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (1.40%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.40%) JIRA
4 4 (1.12%) Subversion
4 4 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.56%) ERwin
6 2 (0.56%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.28%) git-flow
7 1 (0.28%) Grunt
7 1 (0.28%) gulp
7 1 (0.28%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.28%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.28%) Mocha
7 1 (0.28%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (0.28%) webpack
7 1 (0.28%) Xcode
General
1 51 (14.25%) Finance
2 33 (9.22%) Marketing
3 22 (6.15%) Retail
4 15 (4.19%) Banking
5 13 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.96%) Publishing
7 6 (1.68%) Legal
8 5 (1.40%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.12%) Games
9 4 (1.12%) Interactive Media
10 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Military
10 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Front Office
11 1 (0.28%) iGaming
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 144 (40.22%) Architect
2 101 (28.21%) Designer
3 82 (22.91%) UX Designer
4 57 (15.92%) Data Architect
5 47 (13.13%) Developer
6 45 (12.57%) User Experience Architect
7 37 (10.34%) Analyst
8 25 (6.98%) Business Analyst
8 25 (6.98%) UX Developer
9 22 (6.15%) UI Developer
10 21 (5.87%) Consultant
11 20 (5.59%) UI/UX Developer
12 18 (5.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 15 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (3.91%) Angular Developer
15 13 (3.63%) Senior Architect
15 13 (3.63%) UI Designer
16 12 (3.35%) Enterprise Architect
16 12 (3.35%) JavaScript Developer
17 11 (3.07%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (29.33%) HTML
2 99 (27.65%) CSS
3 45 (12.57%) HTML5
4 43 (12.01%) CSS3
5 31 (8.66%) jQuery
6 26 (7.26%) AngularJS
7 21 (5.87%) Ajax
8 18 (5.03%) PostGIS
9 13 (3.63%) XML
10 9 (2.51%) Middleware
11 8 (2.23%) Web Services
12 5 (1.40%) Sass
13 4 (1.12%) Laravel
13 4 (1.12%) Node.js
13 4 (1.12%) Symfony
13 4 (1.12%) WCF
13 4 (1.12%) XHTML
14 3 (0.84%) LAMP
14 3 (0.84%) RESTful
14 3 (0.84%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 184 (51.40%) User Experience
2 29 (8.10%) Management Information System
3 27 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.54%) Psychology
4 25 (6.98%) RIA
5 16 (4.47%) Visualisation
6 15 (4.19%) Taxonomies
6 15 (4.19%) W3C
7 14 (3.91%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.96%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.68%) CESG
9 6 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.68%) Social Media
10 5 (1.40%) Interactive TV
11 4 (1.12%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.12%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.84%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.84%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.79%) Android
1 10 (2.79%) Apple iOS
2 8 (2.23%) Linux
3 4 (1.12%) Windows
4 2 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (35.20%) Wireframes
2 108 (30.17%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (19.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (17.88%) Usability Testing
5 62 (17.32%) Prototyping
6 48 (13.41%) Project Management
7 46 (12.85%) Scrum
8 45 (12.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 42 (11.73%) Product Management
9 42 (11.73%) TOGAF
10 39 (10.89%) Data Modelling
11 35 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (9.78%) Web Development
12 33 (9.22%) Mentoring
13 32 (8.94%) E-Commerce
14 31 (8.66%) Software Engineering
15 30 (8.38%) Domain-Driven Design
16 28 (7.82%) Front End Development
16 28 (7.82%) Web Design
17 26 (7.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 79 (22.07%) JavaScript
2 17 (4.75%) PHP
3 13 (3.63%) Java
3 13 (3.63%) SQL
4 3 (0.84%) C
4 3 (0.84%) Python
4 3 (0.84%) SPARQL
5 2 (0.56%) C#
5 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.56%) Ruby
6 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
6 1 (0.28%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.28%) BrightScript
6 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.28%) Scala
6 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.28%) VB
6 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (15.36%) Degree
2 29 (8.10%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.84%) MBA
6 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.56%) CITP
6 2 (0.56%) MCSE
6 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.28%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) CCNA
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.28%) MCITP
7 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.35%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.07%) QA
3 6 (1.68%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.12%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.56%) COBIT
5 2 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.28%) HDFS
2 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 61 (17.04%) Adobe
2 21 (5.87%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.19%) Oracle
4 14 (3.91%) ESRI
5 12 (3.35%) Google
6 8 (2.23%) SAP
7 5 (1.40%) Tableau
8 4 (1.12%) Cognos
8 4 (1.12%) Zend
9 3 (0.84%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.84%) Citrix
9 3 (0.84%) Facebook
9 3 (0.84%) IBM
9 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.84%) Sun
9 3 (0.84%) VMware
10 2 (0.56%) Pega
10 2 (0.56%) Rally
10 2 (0.56%) Teradata
10 2 (0.56%) Twitter
London
Wenham Carter
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day TBC
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £575-625pd (may be flexibility for the right candidate)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
83Zero
Rate: From £375 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £65 to £68 per hour £65-68 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Eligo Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 16 days ago