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 29 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.

Information Architecture
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 86 81
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5  
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.40% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -10.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £468
% change year-on-year - -3.74%  
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 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 769 1246 1177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.51% 82.63% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 696 672
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 13
Median hourly rate £15.18 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.07% +4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £17.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.12 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 29 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) GIS
2 5 (45.45%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 5 (45.45%) Spatial Data
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Change 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) GIS
1 5 (45.45%) Spatial Data
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Data Architect
1 5 (45.45%) GIS Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Head of Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) UX Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
5 1 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
5 1 (9.09%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland