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 3 months to 23 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 450 459 439
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20  
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 138 162 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.39% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 125 114
Median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £635 £614
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +33.33%  
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36435 41257 41286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.75% 83.48% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23948 27689 26938
Median daily rate £450 £445 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +7.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 949 962 1153
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.26% +0.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.70 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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
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 3 months to 23 June 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
London -6 64 £450 - 19
South East +33 41 £438 +9.37% 3
West Midlands +18 12 £264 -41.33% 1
South West 0 7 £340 +7.93% 2
North East +72 6 £360 -4.00%
Yorkshire +17 6 £513 +13.88% 2
North West 0 2 £488 +8.33% 1
Information Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 111 (40.81%) User Experience
2 108 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (32.72%) Wireframes
4 68 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 67 (24.63%) SharePoint
6 60 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
7 58 (21.32%) CSS
8 57 (20.96%) HTML
8 57 (20.96%) Finance
9 50 (18.38%) Migration
10 49 (18.01%) Analytics
11 47 (17.28%) JavaScript
12 46 (16.91%) Office 365
13 45 (16.54%) Project Management
14 43 (15.81%) Data Modelling
15 41 (15.07%) Data Architecture
16 39 (14.34%) Usability Testing
16 39 (14.34%) jQuery
16 39 (14.34%) HTML5
17 35 (12.87%) Microsoft
18 34 (12.50%) Management Information System
18 34 (12.50%) ETL
18 34 (12.50%) Data Management
19 33 (12.13%) TOGAF
19 33 (12.13%) Axure RP
20 29 (10.66%) Data Quality
21 28 (10.29%) CSS3
21 28 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
22 27 (9.93%) SQL
22 27 (9.93%) Degree

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 67 (24.63%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 21 (7.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (4.41%) CMS
5 9 (3.31%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.21%) MS Project Server
7 5 (1.84%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.10%) Apache
9 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.74%) JBoss
10 2 (0.74%) SAS
11 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.37%) IIS
11 1 (0.37%) Kentico
11 1 (0.37%) Liferay
11 1 (0.37%) SAP Portal
11 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (9.19%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.78%) MS Visio
3 11 (4.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (4.04%) OmniGraffle
4 6 (2.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (1.47%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.47%) InVision
7 2 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.37%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) SAP MDG
1 2 (0.74%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.37%) Maximo
2 1 (0.37%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.37%) SAP cProjects
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 46 (16.91%) Office 365
2 25 (9.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.68%) Adobe Analytics
3 10 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.68%) Google Analytics
3 10 (3.68%) SaaS
4 5 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.84%) OneDrive
4 5 (1.84%) PaaS
5 4 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.47%) IaaS
5 4 (1.47%) Yammer
6 3 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.37%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.51%) Intranet
2 10 (3.68%) Skype
3 8 (2.94%) HTTP
4 6 (2.21%) Internet
5 4 (1.47%) DNS
5 4 (1.47%) LAN
5 4 (1.47%) WAN
6 3 (1.10%) Extranet
7 2 (0.74%) Firewall
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.37%) Network Security
8 1 (0.37%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.19%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (7.72%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.35%) Hadoop
4 18 (6.62%) Big Data
5 12 (4.41%) Apache Hive
5 12 (4.41%) HBase
5 12 (4.41%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.41%) Neo4j
6 11 (4.04%) Power BI
7 10 (3.68%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.94%) OLAP
9 7 (2.57%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.21%) Data Lake
10 6 (2.21%) EDRMS
10 6 (2.21%) OLTP
10 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.84%) Pentaho
12 4 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 33 (12.13%) Axure RP
2 12 (4.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 7 (2.57%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.21%) ERwin
4 6 (2.21%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (1.84%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (1.84%) MagicDraw
5 5 (1.84%) Maven
6 4 (1.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 4 (1.47%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.10%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.74%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.74%) Build Forge
8 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.74%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.37%) JIRA
9 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (20.96%) Finance
2 26 (9.56%) Marketing
3 25 (9.19%) Telecoms
4 19 (6.99%) Banking
5 18 (6.62%) Legal
5 18 (6.62%) Retail
6 6 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.84%) Publishing
8 4 (1.47%) Games
8 4 (1.47%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (0.74%) Billing
9 2 (0.74%) Electronics
9 2 (0.74%) Interactive Media
9 2 (0.74%) Law
9 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) International Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 99 (36.40%) Architect
2 67 (24.63%) Designer
3 59 (21.69%) UX Designer
4 41 (15.07%) Developer
5 38 (13.97%) Data Architect
6 20 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (6.62%) SharePoint Developer
8 16 (5.88%) Administrator
9 15 (5.51%) Senior Architect
9 15 (5.51%) User Experience Architect
10 13 (4.78%) Analyst
10 13 (4.78%) SharePoint Administrator
10 13 (4.78%) UI Designer
11 11 (4.04%) Information Architect
11 11 (4.04%) UI/UX Designer
12 9 (3.31%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.31%) Cloud Architect
12 9 (3.31%) Consultant
12 9 (3.31%) Enterprise Architect
13 8 (2.94%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (21.32%) CSS
2 57 (20.96%) HTML
3 39 (14.34%) HTML5
3 39 (14.34%) jQuery
4 28 (10.29%) CSS3
5 15 (5.51%) Web Services
6 12 (4.41%) RESTful
7 11 (4.04%) .NET
7 11 (4.04%) Ajax
7 11 (4.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (3.31%) SPServices
9 8 (2.94%) Middleware
10 7 (2.57%) Spring
11 6 (2.21%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.21%) REST
11 6 (2.21%) XML
12 5 (1.84%) Flash
12 5 (1.84%) JSON
12 5 (1.84%) Lucene
12 5 (1.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (40.81%) User Experience
2 60 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 19 (6.99%) Reference Data
5 17 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 17 (6.25%) Taxonomies
6 12 (4.41%) Virtual Team
7 10 (3.68%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.31%) RIA
9 7 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.21%) W3C
11 5 (1.84%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.84%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.47%) Equities
12 4 (1.47%) Graphic Design
12 4 (1.47%) Life Science
13 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Cloud
13 3 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (1.10%) Interactive TV
14 2 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.78%) Windows
2 6 (2.21%) Android
3 5 (1.84%) Linux
4 4 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.47%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (32.72%) Wireframes
3 68 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 50 (18.38%) Migration
5 49 (18.01%) Analytics
6 45 (16.54%) Project Management
7 43 (15.81%) Data Modelling
8 41 (15.07%) Data Architecture
9 39 (14.34%) Usability Testing
10 34 (12.50%) Data Management
10 34 (12.50%) ETL
11 33 (12.13%) TOGAF
12 28 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (9.56%) Rapid Prototyping
14 25 (9.19%) Scrum
14 25 (9.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (8.46%) Data Integration
16 22 (8.09%) SDLC
16 22 (8.09%) Workflow
17 20 (7.35%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (17.28%) JavaScript
2 27 (9.93%) SQL
3 22 (8.09%) PowerShell
4 17 (6.25%) Java
5 11 (4.04%) Python
6 6 (2.21%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.84%) C#
7 5 (1.84%) PHP
7 5 (1.84%) Scala
8 4 (1.47%) C
8 4 (1.47%) Ruby
9 3 (1.10%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.74%) SPARQL
10 2 (0.74%) VB
11 1 (0.37%) COBOL
11 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (9.93%) Degree
2 23 (8.46%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.21%) MCITP
6 3 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.74%) MCSE
7 2 (0.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.37%) CISA
8 1 (0.37%) CISM
8 1 (0.37%) CISSP
8 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.66%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.84%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.10%) QA
5 2 (0.74%) GDPR
5 2 (0.74%) PMO
6 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.37%) P3O
System Software
1 11 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) Docker
3 1 (0.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (1.84%) SCCM
2 4 (1.47%) Ansible
2 4 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 35 (12.87%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.09%) Adobe
3 21 (7.72%) EXTOL
4 20 (7.35%) Oracle
5 12 (4.41%) Cloudera
5 12 (4.41%) MapR
5 12 (4.41%) Nuix
5 12 (4.41%) Splunk
6 10 (3.68%) ClickTale
6 10 (3.68%) Informatica
7 8 (2.94%) SAP
8 6 (2.21%) Talend
9 5 (1.84%) IBM
10 4 (1.47%) IFS
10 4 (1.47%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.10%) Teradata
12 2 (0.74%) Embarcadero
12 2 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
13 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.37%) Sun
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