Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 592 468
Rank change year-on-year +29 -124 +61
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 276 290 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.35% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 202 281
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £301 £308 £300
90th Percentile £680 £636 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
England median hourly rate £25.83 £29.55 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.59% -25.66% +57.27%
10th Percentile £16.63 £19.91 £20.91
90th Percentile £39.75 £60.51 £62.99
UK median hourly rate £25.83 £29.55 £39.75
% change year-on-year -12.59% -25.66% +57.27%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79501 82625 86049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.18% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53476 55123 56736
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1856 2135 2506
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in England

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in England

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architecture in England

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architecture in England

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Information Architecture in England

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 18 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
London -11 142 £483 +7.22% 20
North of England +58 45 £525 +23.53% 2
South East +5 40 £475 -5.00% 8
North West +31 30 £550 +10.00%
South West +14 19 £363 +3.57%
Yorkshire +16 15 £420 +5.00% 2
Midlands +15 14 £431 +1.47% 1
East of England -10 11 £700 - 2
West Midlands +25 9 £260 -40.57% 1
East Midlands +6 5 £463 +8.82%
Information Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 102 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
1 102 (36.96%) User Experience
2 78 (28.26%) Wireframes
3 64 (23.19%) HTML
4 62 (22.46%) Data Modelling
5 58 (21.01%) CSS
6 55 (19.93%) Migration
6 55 (19.93%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (18.84%) JavaScript
8 51 (18.48%) Data Architecture
9 50 (18.12%) Data Management
9 50 (18.12%) Prototyping
10 49 (17.75%) Axure RP
10 49 (17.75%) Analytics
11 47 (17.03%) ETL
12 46 (16.67%) Management Information System
12 46 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (16.30%) SharePoint
14 43 (15.58%) Finance
15 39 (14.13%) HTML5
16 38 (13.77%) Usability Testing
17 34 (12.32%) Data Migration
17 34 (12.32%) Data Quality
18 33 (11.96%) Photoshop
18 33 (11.96%) TOGAF
18 33 (11.96%) Scrum
19 31 (11.23%) Microsoft
20 30 (10.87%) Security Cleared
21 29 (10.51%) Big Data
22 28 (10.14%) SQL

Information Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 45 (16.30%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.80%) CMS
3 7 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.81%) Apache
6 4 (1.45%) nginx
7 3 (1.09%) Drupal
8 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.72%) Confluence
8 2 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.36%) IIS
9 1 (0.36%) Kentico
9 1 (0.36%) Liferay
9 1 (0.36%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.36%) SAS
9 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (11.96%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.71%) OmniGraffle
3 11 (3.99%) InVision
4 8 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (2.54%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.36%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.36%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.36%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.36%) SAP MDG
1 1 (0.36%) SAP MDM
1 1 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.61%) Office 365
2 18 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.07%) SaaS
4 13 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (4.71%) IaaS
4 13 (4.71%) PaaS
5 11 (3.99%) Google Analytics
6 10 (3.62%) Adobe Analytics
7 7 (2.54%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.36%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.80%) Intranet
2 5 (1.81%) SMS
3 3 (1.09%) DNS
3 3 (1.09%) HTTP
4 1 (0.36%) ATM
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.36%) Skype
4 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.51%) Big Data
2 27 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (5.07%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.99%) Hadoop
5 11 (3.99%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.62%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.26%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.90%) Power BI
8 8 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.54%) Apache Hive
9 7 (2.54%) OLAP
9 7 (2.54%) OLAP Cube
10 6 (2.17%) HBase
10 6 (2.17%) Neo4j
10 6 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (2.17%) QlikView
11 5 (1.81%) MySQL
11 5 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.81%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 49 (17.75%) Axure RP
2 9 (3.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (2.54%) ERwin
3 7 (2.54%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (2.17%) Grunt
5 5 (1.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (1.81%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.81%) Maven
6 4 (1.45%) JIRA
6 4 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (1.09%) Build Forge
7 3 (1.09%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.72%) GitLab
8 2 (0.72%) Selenium
9 1 (0.36%) Ant
9 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.36%) JUnit
9 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (15.58%) Finance
2 27 (9.78%) Marketing
3 18 (6.52%) Banking
4 14 (5.07%) Games
4 14 (5.07%) Legal
5 8 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.81%) Publishing
7 5 (1.81%) Retail
8 4 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.09%) Interactive Media
9 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.09%) Wholesale Banking
10 2 (0.72%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.36%) Automotive
11 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.36%) Front Office
11 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 108 (39.13%) Architect
2 69 (25.00%) Designer
3 62 (22.46%) UX Designer
4 47 (17.03%) Data Architect
5 36 (13.04%) Developer
6 33 (11.96%) Information Architect
7 16 (5.80%) Consultant
8 14 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (4.71%) Senior Architect
10 12 (4.35%) UI Designer
10 12 (4.35%) Web Developer
11 11 (3.99%) Senior Designer
12 10 (3.62%) UI/UX Designer
12 10 (3.62%) User Experience Consultant
13 9 (3.26%) Enterprise Architect
13 9 (3.26%) Senior UX Designer
13 9 (3.26%) User Experience Architect
14 7 (2.54%) Administrator
14 7 (2.54%) Analyst
14 7 (2.54%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (23.19%) HTML
2 58 (21.01%) CSS
3 39 (14.13%) HTML5
4 25 (9.06%) CSS3
5 23 (8.33%) jQuery
6 14 (5.07%) AngularJS
7 11 (3.99%) Web Services
8 10 (3.62%) Ajax
9 7 (2.54%) .NET
10 6 (2.17%) JSON
10 6 (2.17%) React
10 6 (2.17%) RESTful
11 5 (1.81%) Django
11 5 (1.81%) REST
11 5 (1.81%) SOAP
11 5 (1.81%) Spring
11 5 (1.81%) XML
12 4 (1.45%) Angular 2
12 4 (1.45%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 102 (36.96%) User Experience
2 55 (19.93%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 25 (9.06%) Taxonomies
5 17 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (4.71%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.99%) Data Structures
7 11 (3.99%) Reference Data
8 8 (2.90%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.17%) Graphic Design
9 6 (2.17%) RIA
10 5 (1.81%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.45%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.45%) Life Science
12 3 (1.09%) Replication
12 3 (1.09%) Smartphone
12 3 (1.09%) W3C
13 2 (0.72%) Equities
13 2 (0.72%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.71%) Linux
2 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.36%) Unix
4 1 (0.36%) Windows
4 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (28.26%) Wireframes
3 62 (22.46%) Data Modelling
4 55 (19.93%) Migration
5 51 (18.48%) Data Architecture
6 50 (18.12%) Data Management
6 50 (18.12%) Prototyping
7 49 (17.75%) Analytics
8 47 (17.03%) ETL
9 46 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (13.77%) Usability Testing
11 34 (12.32%) Data Migration
12 33 (11.96%) Scrum
12 33 (11.96%) TOGAF
13 26 (9.42%) IT Strategy
14 24 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
14 24 (8.70%) Web Development
15 22 (7.97%) Data Integration
15 22 (7.97%) Logical Data Model
16 21 (7.61%) Data Strategy
Programming Languages
1 52 (18.84%) JavaScript
2 28 (10.14%) SQL
3 17 (6.16%) Java
4 12 (4.35%) PHP
4 12 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 9 (3.26%) Python
6 6 (2.17%) TypeScript
7 5 (1.81%) C
8 4 (1.45%) C#
8 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.72%) Clojure
9 2 (0.72%) F#
9 2 (0.72%) R
9 2 (0.72%) Ruby
9 2 (0.72%) Scala
10 1 (0.36%) C++
10 1 (0.36%) VB
10 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.61%) Degree
2 21 (7.61%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.09%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.09%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.36%) CFA
4 1 (0.36%) CISA
4 1 (0.36%) CISM
4 1 (0.36%) CISSP
4 1 (0.36%) CLAS
4 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.36%) PMP
4 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.32%) Data Quality
2 13 (4.71%) GDPR
3 3 (1.09%) QA
4 2 (0.72%) MiFID
5 1 (0.36%) COBIT
5 1 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.36%) GMP
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.45%) Ansible
1 4 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.09%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.72%) Grafana
4 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.36%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 31 (11.23%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.88%) Oracle
3 17 (6.16%) Adobe
4 10 (3.62%) ClickTale
5 9 (3.26%) SAP
6 8 (2.90%) Splunk
7 7 (2.54%) Cloudera
7 7 (2.54%) Talend
8 6 (2.17%) Informatica
8 6 (2.17%) MapR
8 6 (2.17%) Nuix
9 5 (1.81%) IFS
9 5 (1.81%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.45%) EXTOL
10 4 (1.45%) Pega
11 3 (1.09%) Google
12 2 (0.72%) Maxymiser
12 2 (0.72%) Optimizely
12 2 (0.72%) Tableau
13 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft