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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 117 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 5 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% - 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £550 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.25
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
2046 1544 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.17% 69.90% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 881 850
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 107 82
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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
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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwickshire - 3 £550 -
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Information Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) CMS
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Records Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Fireworks
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Information Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Information Architect
4 1 (12.50%) HTML CSS Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) Information Management
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware