The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 28 June 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 77 86
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 2 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 1.56% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.82% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 1
Median daily rate £419 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.84% +46.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £463 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £488 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.50

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1017 1153 1164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.22% 85.41% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2417 1939
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 26
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -14.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £10.91 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £43.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in Edinburgh

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in Edinburgh

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architecture in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (12.50%) Records Management
4 1 (12.50%) Animation
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management

Information Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
1 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Head of Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Head of User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Records Management Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (37.50%) Wireframes
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Records Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9000