Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 157 194
Rank change year-on-year -19 +37 -15
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 5 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.099% 0.63% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.75% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Scotland median daily rate £294 £456 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.62% -13.10% -
10th Percentile £114 £388 £430
90th Percentile £603 £539 £553
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.83 £26.37 £39.75
% change year-on-year -2.05% -33.66% +11.89%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4239 3603 5106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.52% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2424 2113 2669
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 88 103
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.70 £12.35
90th Percentile £44.95 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in Scotland

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in Scotland

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architecture in Scotland

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architecture in Scotland

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland 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
Edinburgh -34 3 £556 +34.85%
Glasgow -9 1 £125 -75.00% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £110 -
Information Architecture
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (40.00%) Basecamp
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Trello
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) AdWords
2 2 (40.00%) Content Development
2 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Information Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AdWords
1 2 (40.00%) Basecamp
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Head of User Experience
1 1 (20.00%) UI Designer
1 1 (20.00%) UI/UX Designer
1 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Animation
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Content Development
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) SFIA
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Typography
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore