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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Architecture
Rank 425 428 390
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -38
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 182 169 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.41% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 101 100
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£450 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £540 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £19.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.43% +62.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.63 £32.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.17 £32.00 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £12.90
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +148.06%

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
42679 40798 35545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.47% 74.90% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26665 25518 21197
Average daily rate £413 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1239 1169 1080
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +9 174 £450 +8.10% 46
London -15 77 £450 +5.88% 22
South East -6 37 £425 +13.33% 4
Berkshire +13 26 £300 -29.41%
South West +17 22 £600 +87.50% 1
City of London +2 19 £494 -1.25% 2
West Midlands -3 14 £444 - 4
North West -11 13 £450 +5.88% 7
Devon +10 11 - -
Exeter - 11 - -
East of England +3 8 £550 +33.33% 4
Warwickshire +3 7 £450 -
Wiltshire - 7 £600 - 1
Hampshire -3 6 £425 +41.66%
Scotland -3 6 £344 -31.25% 1
Hook - 6 £425 -
Swindon - 6 £600 -
Reading -1 5 £475 -
Cheshire - 5 £450 - 1
Warrington - 5 £450 -
Coventry - 5 - - 3
Edinburgh +2 4 £344 -31.25%
Bedfordshire +2 4 £550 +26.43%
Warwick -4 4 £450 -
Luton - 4 £550 -
Lancashire - 4 - - 1
Surrey -3 3 £513 +32.25% 3
Slough -4 3 - -
Manchester -14 3 £500 +17.64% 2
Carnforth - 3 - -

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 167 (48.97%) User Experience
2 121 (35.48%) HTML
3 111 (32.55%) CSS
4 78 (22.87%) JavaScript
5 76 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (20.53%) Axure RP
7 68 (19.94%) Degree
8 67 (19.65%) Photoshop
9 55 (16.13%) Finance
10 51 (14.96%) Adobe
11 49 (14.37%) Microsoft
11 49 (14.37%) Adobe Illustrator
12 47 (13.78%) HTML5
13 46 (13.49%) Data Modelling
14 45 (13.20%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (13.20%) E-Commerce
15 41 (12.02%) Usability Testing
16 40 (11.73%) CSS3
17 38 (11.14%) Data Architecture
17 38 (11.14%) Analytics
18 37 (10.85%) SharePoint
18 37 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
18 37 (10.85%) Graphic Design
19 36 (10.56%) Management Information System
19 36 (10.56%) Content Management
20 35 (10.26%) Marketing
21 34 (9.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 33 (9.68%) Security Cleared
22 33 (9.68%) MS Visio
23 31 (9.09%) Data Warehouse

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 37 (10.85%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (2.93%) CMS
3 10 (2.93%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (1.47%) Node.js
5 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.88%) SugarCRM
6 3 (0.88%) SAS
7 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.59%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (0.59%) Lync
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.29%) Drupal
8 1 (0.29%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.29%) WordPress
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 67 (19.65%) Photoshop
2 49 (14.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 34 (9.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 33 (9.68%) MS Visio
5 28 (8.21%) OmniGraffle
6 18 (5.28%) Fireworks
7 15 (4.40%) MS Excel
8 10 (2.93%) InfoPath
9 9 (2.64%) InDesign
10 8 (2.35%) MS Office
11 6 (1.76%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.47%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.88%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.59%) Summit
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
4 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.93%) Google Analytics
2 8 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.47%) GitHub
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.59%) SaaS
5 2 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.59%) Office 365
6 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.29%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.99%) Intranet
2 5 (1.47%) Internet
3 4 (1.17%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) Broadband
4 1 (0.29%) SMS
4 1 (0.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.64%) PerformancePoint
3 7 (2.05%) Big Data
4 6 (1.76%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.17%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.88%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.88%) Triplestore
6 3 (0.88%) QlikView
7 2 (0.59%) DataStage
7 2 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.59%) Star Schema
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.59%) OLAP
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.59%) SQLBase
7 2 (0.59%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 70 (20.53%) Axure RP
2 15 (4.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 12 (3.52%) Dreamweaver
4 11 (3.23%) ERwin
5 6 (1.76%) JIRA
6 5 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.59%) Subversion
7 2 (0.59%) GCC
8 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (16.13%) Finance
2 35 (10.26%) Marketing
3 24 (7.04%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.74%) Retail
5 22 (6.45%) Banking
6 15 (4.40%) Interactive Media
7 6 (1.76%) Publishing
7 6 (1.76%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.47%) Legal
8 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.47%) Games
9 2 (0.59%) Front Office
9 2 (0.59%) Back Office
9 2 (0.59%) Advertising
9 2 (0.59%) Billing
9 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.59%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.29%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 132 (38.71%) Architect
2 118 (34.60%) Designer
3 71 (20.82%) UX Designer
4 46 (13.49%) Data Architect
5 38 (11.14%) Information Architect
6 35 (10.26%) User Experience Architect
7 34 (9.97%) UI Designer
8 26 (7.62%) Developer
8 26 (7.62%) Consultant
9 20 (5.87%) Web Designer
10 16 (4.69%) Senior Architect
11 15 (4.40%) Senior Designer
12 13 (3.81%) Analyst
13 12 (3.52%) User Experience Consultant
14 11 (3.23%) Senior UX Designer
14 11 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (2.64%) SharePoint Architect
15 9 (2.64%) Product Manager
16 8 (2.35%) Senior Manager
16 8 (2.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (35.48%) HTML
2 111 (32.55%) CSS
3 47 (13.78%) HTML5
4 40 (11.73%) CSS3
5 29 (8.50%) jQuery
6 22 (6.45%) Web Services
7 15 (4.40%) XML
8 14 (4.11%) DHTML
8 14 (4.11%) JSON
8 14 (4.11%) Ajax
8 14 (4.11%) AngularJS
8 14 (4.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (3.52%) .NET
10 11 (3.23%) XSL
11 10 (2.93%) XSLT
12 9 (2.64%) Application Packaging
13 6 (1.76%) Backbone.js
14 5 (1.47%) RESTful
14 5 (1.47%) Sass
14 5 (1.47%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 167 (48.97%) User Experience
2 37 (10.85%) Graphic Design
3 36 (10.56%) Management Information System
4 31 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (6.45%) Human Factors
6 16 (4.69%) Computer Science
7 15 (4.40%) Taxonomies
8 13 (3.81%) Visualisation
8 13 (3.81%) RIA
9 10 (2.93%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.35%) Reference Data
11 7 (2.05%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.05%) W3C
12 6 (1.76%) NHS
12 6 (1.76%) Psychology
13 5 (1.47%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.47%) Informatics
13 5 (1.47%) GIS
14 3 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.69%) Android
1 16 (4.69%) Apple iOS
2 5 (1.47%) Windows
3 3 (0.88%) Windows Phone
3 3 (0.88%) UNIX
4 2 (0.59%) Linux
5 1 (0.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (22.29%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (13.49%) Data Modelling
3 45 (13.20%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (13.20%) E-Commerce
4 41 (12.02%) Usability Testing
5 38 (11.14%) Data Architecture
5 38 (11.14%) Analytics
6 37 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 36 (10.56%) Content Management
8 25 (7.33%) Information Management
8 25 (7.33%) Web Design
9 24 (7.04%) TOGAF
9 24 (7.04%) Data Management
10 23 (6.74%) UX Design
11 22 (6.45%) Data Governance
11 22 (6.45%) Web Development
12 21 (6.16%) Enterprise Architecture
12 21 (6.16%) Migration
12 21 (6.16%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (5.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (22.87%) JavaScript
2 8 (2.35%) SQL
2 8 (2.35%) Ruby
3 5 (1.47%) Scala
3 5 (1.47%) PHP
4 3 (0.88%) Objective-C
5 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.59%) Java
5 2 (0.59%) C
5 2 (0.59%) C#
5 2 (0.59%) X++
5 2 (0.59%) R
6 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.29%) SPARQL
6 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.29%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 68 (19.94%) Degree
2 33 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 22 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.64%) ISEB
5 6 (1.76%) PMP
5 6 (1.76%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) APMP
8 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) MBA
8 1 (0.29%) MCT
8 1 (0.29%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.05%) QA
2 5 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.88%) COREP
4 3 (0.88%) FINREP
5 2 (0.59%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.59%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 51 (14.96%) Adobe
2 49 (14.37%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.11%) Oracle
4 12 (3.52%) SAP
4 12 (3.52%) Google
5 7 (2.05%) Teradata
6 5 (1.47%) Siebel
7 4 (1.17%) Cognos
7 4 (1.17%) Facebook
7 4 (1.17%) Twitter
8 3 (0.88%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.88%) IBM
8 3 (0.88%) Citrix
8 3 (0.88%) Sun
9 2 (0.59%) HP
9 2 (0.59%) Informatica
9 2 (0.59%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.59%) Sybase
9 2 (0.59%) Palantir
9 2 (0.59%) Sitecore
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