The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Architecture
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 71 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1  
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -2.77% -5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.00 -

Information Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 643 742 661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 79.48% 81.99% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 533 477
Median daily rate £390 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -4.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £31.00 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £44.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Information Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in Bristol

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in Bristol

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) ArchiMate
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data
4 3 (30.00%) Cloudera
4 3 (30.00%) hapi
4 3 (30.00%) IT Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) Node.js
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) Spring

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (20.00%) HBase
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (10.00%) GIS
3 1 (10.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Architect
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Architect
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 1 (10.00%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) hapi
1 3 (30.00%) Node.js
1 3 (30.00%) REST
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (40.00%) ArchiMate
3 4 (40.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (30.00%) IT Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Data Enrichment
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Reference Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) MapR
2 2 (20.00%) Nuix
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (10.00%) ESRI
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft