The table below looks at the statistics for Information Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Architecture
Rank 117 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.095% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£370 £345 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -42.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £321 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £369 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £376
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.55 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £70.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-75.71% +75.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1759 1443 1613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.61% 68.45% 69.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 766 828
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 58 90
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Architecture across the West Midlands region.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Architecture across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Information Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture across the West Midlands region.

Information Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) iRise
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Automotive
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) MODAF
4 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) HTML

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Information Architect
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Ajax
1 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (12.50%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) MODAF
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) BPMN
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) iRise
2 1 (12.50%) Google
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