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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Architecture over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Architecture
Rank 128 122 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.078% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.098% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.19 £80.73 -
% change year-on-year
-71.27% -
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
2255 2033 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.42% 79.35% 72.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1120 998
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 76 89
Median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £11.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Information Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 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 9 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Birmingham - 3 £350 -
Worcestershire - 3 £300 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (45.00%) User Experience
2 7 (35.00%) Retail
3 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (25.00%) Axure RP
3 5 (25.00%) UX Design
3 5 (25.00%) Web Design
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Adobe
3 5 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 5 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 4 (20.00%) C
4 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) Taxonomies
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) WCF
5 3 (15.00%) Use Case
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Banking
5 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Finance

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) Power BI
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (20.00%) User Experience Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Automation Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Designer
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (15.00%) UX Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) UI Developer
5 2 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
5 2 (10.00%) UX Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) jQuery
1 3 (15.00%) MSMQ
1 3 (15.00%) WCF
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) User Experience
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (20.00%) Taxonomies
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (25.00%) UX Design
2 5 (25.00%) Web Design
2 5 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (15.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
4 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Use Case
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Blue Prism
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Pega