Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 17 December 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 49 76
Rank change year-on-year +8 +27 -6
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.01% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Somerset median daily rate £363 - -
South West median daily rate £369 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -13.24% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £52.25 - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 385 342 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 77.46% 74.03% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 176 341
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £160 £194 £263
90th Percentile £500 £494 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 66 57
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £38.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.96% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £43.00 £52.75
South West median hourly rate £33.00 £34.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -4.35% -12.10% +42.73%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in Somerset

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in Somerset

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Taunton +11 7 £350 - 1
Information Architecture
South West

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (90.00%) TypeScript
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) Client/Server
3 8 (80.00%) TDD
4 7 (70.00%) Web Development
5 6 (60.00%) webpack
6 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (30.00%) Grunt
9 2 (20.00%) nginx
9 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (20.00%) Linux
9 2 (20.00%) Apache
9 2 (20.00%) Java
9 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
9 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (10.00%) Information Security
10 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 1 (10.00%) SAP
10 1 (10.00%) Electronics
10 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
10 1 (10.00%) Finance
10 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

Information Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) webpack
2 3 (30.00%) Grunt
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
3 7 (70.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP