Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 144 135
Rank change year-on-year +32 -9 -9
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 29 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.99% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.61% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 7
Manchester median daily rate £504 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.94% -18.42% +54.47%
10th Percentile £413 £282 £259
90th Percentile £680 £503 £525
North West median daily rate £525 £506 £450
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2383 2969 3071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.16% 83.89% 80.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1529 1888 1815
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £236
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 54 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.13 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.70% -22.44% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.32 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +13.64% -27.92% +74.40%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in Manchester

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in Manchester

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architecture in Manchester

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architecture in Manchester

Information Architecture
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 Architecture within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 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 - 1 £615 -
Information Architecture
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 19 (65.52%) SharePoint
2 18 (62.07%) Data Modelling
3 16 (55.17%) Management Information System
4 15 (51.72%) Migration
4 15 (51.72%) Data Architecture
5 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (44.83%) Intranet
6 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (44.83%) Analytical Thinking
7 12 (41.38%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (41.38%) Data Migration
7 12 (41.38%) Taxonomies
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 11 (37.93%) Data Management
8 11 (37.93%) ETL
9 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (31.03%) Data Governance
10 9 (31.03%) Content Development
11 8 (27.59%) Content Management
11 8 (27.59%) Validation
12 7 (24.14%) Workflow
12 7 (24.14%) Data Quality
13 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
14 5 (17.24%) Use Case
14 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (17.24%) Information Governance
14 5 (17.24%) Collaborative Working
15 4 (13.79%) Analytics
15 4 (13.79%) User Experience

Information Architecture
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 19 (65.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Games
1 3 (10.34%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Architect
2 22 (75.86%) Information Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Data Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Designer
4 3 (10.34%) UX Designer
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Architect
5 1 (3.45%) ETL Architect
5 1 (3.45%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Information Systems Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Service Architect
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Management Information System
2 13 (44.83%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (41.38%) Taxonomies
4 4 (13.79%) User Experience
5 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
6 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (3.45%) CESG
7 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
7 1 (3.45%) iPad
7 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Data Modelling
2 15 (51.72%) Data Architecture
2 15 (51.72%) Migration
3 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) Analytical Thinking
5 12 (41.38%) Data Migration
5 12 (41.38%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (37.93%) Data Management
6 11 (37.93%) ETL
7 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (31.03%) Content Development
8 9 (31.03%) Data Governance
9 8 (27.59%) Content Management
9 8 (27.59%) Validation
10 7 (24.14%) Workflow
11 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
12 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (17.24%) Information Governance
12 5 (17.24%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) CLAS
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) Data Quality
2 4 (13.79%) GMP
3 3 (10.34%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft