Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Information Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Architecture over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Architecture
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 155 164
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -1
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 8 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.20% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.41% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 15
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £600 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +54.84% +3.33%
10th Percentile £363 £403 £185
90th Percentile £388 £700 £580
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £66.50 £80.73
% change year-on-year - -17.63% +374.88%

Information Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3419 3438 3919
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.59% 81.35% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1781 1853 2162
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 130 176
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £30.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.31% -41.71% +78.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £39.05 £48.83 £44.38
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Information Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in Berkshire

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Information Architecture in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in Berkshire

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architecture in Berkshire

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -7 2 £375 -
Reading +15 1 - -
Slough +6 1 - -
Information Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
1 7 (87.50%) Wireframes
2 5 (62.50%) Prototyping
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) EXTOL
4 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) SEO
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Law
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) CMS
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
6 1 (12.50%) Teradata
6 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (12.50%) Chordiant
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) B2B
6 1 (12.50%) B2C
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Photoshop

Information Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
1 4 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior User Experience Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Researcher
4 1 (12.50%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
3 1 (12.50%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Wireframes
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Prototyping
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) B2C
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Psychology
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) EXTOL
2 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 1 (12.50%) Chordiant
2 1 (12.50%) ClickTale
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Pega
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata