Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Information Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Architect
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 159 -
Rank change year-on-year +41 - +126
Contract jobs requiring an Information Architect 20 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.69% 0.085% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.090% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
Manchester median daily rate £625 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% - -
North West median daily rate £625 £600 £700
% change year-on-year +4.17% -14.29% +22.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2758 3333 3596
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.58% 94.39% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1738 2129 2082
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £232 £239 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 81 141
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +17.19% -21.95% +27.81%

Information Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Information Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architect in Manchester

Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architect in Manchester

Information Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architect in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architect in Manchester

Information Architect
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Architect within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 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
Salford - 2 £615 -
Information Architect
North West

Information Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Information Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Information Architect in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Information Architecture
2 16 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 15 (75.00%) Migration
4 14 (70.00%) Data Modelling
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (65.00%) Taxonomies
5 13 (65.00%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (65.00%) Analytical Thinking
6 12 (60.00%) Intranet
6 12 (60.00%) Management Information System
7 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (55.00%) Data Migration
7 11 (55.00%) Data Architecture
7 11 (55.00%) Content Development
8 10 (50.00%) Validation
8 10 (50.00%) Content Management
8 10 (50.00%) ETL
9 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (40.00%) Data Management
10 7 (35.00%) Workflow
11 6 (30.00%) Data Governance
11 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
11 6 (30.00%) Information Governance
12 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (25.00%) Information Management
12 5 (25.00%) Use Case
12 5 (25.00%) CMS
13 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Search

Information Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 16 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (65.00%) Taxonomies
2 12 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) CESG
3 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Information Architecture
2 15 (75.00%) Migration
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) Data Modelling
4 13 (65.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 13 (65.00%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (55.00%) Content Development
5 11 (55.00%) Data Architecture
5 11 (55.00%) Data Migration
6 10 (50.00%) Content Management
6 10 (50.00%) ETL
6 10 (50.00%) Validation
7 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (40.00%) Data Management
8 7 (35.00%) Workflow
9 6 (30.00%) Data Governance
9 6 (30.00%) Information Governance
10 5 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (25.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft