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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Architecture
Rank 112 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% - 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate
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£575 - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year
-32.00% -50.98%
Information Architecture
England

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
1720 1409 1509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.64% 68.33% 68.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 784 780
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 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 58 114
Average hourly rate £28.69 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Coventry - 2 - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (25.00%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) MarkLogic
5 3 (25.00%) User Experience
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Netezza
5 3 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Splunk
5 3 (25.00%) Informatica
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Automotive
6 2 (16.67%) iRise
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) MarkLogic
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Information Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (16.67%) UX Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) Cocoa
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (8.33%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) BPMN
7 1 (8.33%) Use Case
7 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) V-Model
7 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CITP
2 1 (8.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
1 3 (25.00%) Informatica
1 3 (25.00%) Netezza
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) iRise
3 1 (8.33%) Google