The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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
England / East Midlands
Rank 98 94 97
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.067% 0.062% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.077% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +70.00%  
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1188 1304 1281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 79.79% 80.35% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 800 732
Median daily rate £386 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.96% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 43
Median hourly rate £21.80 £31.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.24% +95.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £25.00
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in the East Midlands

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Leicestershire - 1 - - 2
Information Architecture
England

Information Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Wireframes
2 5 (83.33%) Prototyping
2 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Axure RP
3 4 (66.67%) ClickTale
3 4 (66.67%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Google Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Usability Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
5 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (16.67%) Intranet
5 1 (16.67%) Extranet
5 1 (16.67%) Validation

Information Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the East 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Extranet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (16.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Designer
1 5 (83.33%) UX Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Prototyping
1 5 (83.33%) Wireframes
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Typography
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ClickTale