Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 14 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
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 320 310
Rank change year-on-year -21 -10 -6
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 35 54 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.33% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 49
South East median daily rate £463 £500 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -3.85% +48.57%
10th Percentile £326 £363 £305
90th Percentile £748 £700 £690
England median daily rate £475 £450 £436
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.15% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
South East median hourly rate - £44.85 £80.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.45% +374.88%
England median hourly rate £25.83 £26.37 £39.75
% change year-on-year -2.05% -33.66% +6.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13930 13448 15627
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.85% 82.48% 80.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8396 8071 9393
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +3.54% +5.60%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £570 £538
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 545 629
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -4.18% +49.09%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.35 £11.42
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.41 £22.06
% change year-on-year +2.42% +10.67% +16.09%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Information Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in the South East

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in the South East

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in the South East over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architecture in the South East

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architecture in the South East

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 14 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
Surrey -5 12 £456 - 2
Thames Valley -26 9 - - 4
Berkshire -6 8 - - 1
Hampshire +7 7 £888 +77.50% 1
West Sussex -15 3 £338 -
Kent - 2 - -
Middlesex -4 1 £475 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire -34 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £400 -
Information Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 South East region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 20 (57.14%) User Experience
2 18 (51.43%) Wireframes
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Analytics
4 15 (42.86%) Prototyping
5 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (37.14%) Usability Testing
6 10 (28.57%) HTML5
6 10 (28.57%) HTML
6 10 (28.57%) CSS
6 10 (28.57%) Scrum
7 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.71%) Google Analytics
7 9 (25.71%) CSS3
7 9 (25.71%) Psychology
7 9 (25.71%) Data Analytics
8 8 (22.86%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (22.86%) ClickTale
8 8 (22.86%) jQuery
8 8 (22.86%) Axure RP
8 8 (22.86%) Photoshop
9 7 (20.00%) ETL
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
10 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
10 6 (17.14%) Big Data
10 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (17.14%) SQL
11 5 (14.29%) Domain Models
11 5 (14.29%) Data Management
12 4 (11.43%) Oracle

Information Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Google Analytics
2 8 (22.86%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (11.43%) SaaS
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (8.57%) IaaS
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Big Data
2 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.57%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.71%) OLAP
4 2 (5.71%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (5.71%) Spatial Data
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.86%) DTS
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Designer
1 12 (34.29%) UX Designer
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Head of Architecture
2 6 (17.14%) Head of Data Architecture
2 6 (17.14%) Head of Information
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
4 2 (5.71%) UI Developer
4 2 (5.71%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (5.71%) UX Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 1 (2.86%) OLAP Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior User Experience Architect
5 1 (2.86%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) CSS
1 10 (28.57%) HTML
1 10 (28.57%) HTML5
2 9 (25.71%) CSS3
3 8 (22.86%) jQuery
4 3 (8.57%) JDBC
5 2 (5.71%) Ajax
6 1 (2.86%) .NET
6 1 (2.86%) Angular 2
6 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.86%) Django
6 1 (2.86%) RESTful
6 1 (2.86%) SOAP
6 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (57.14%) User Experience
2 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) W3C
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) RIA
5 1 (2.86%) Fintech
5 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (51.43%) Wireframes
2 16 (45.71%) Analytics
3 15 (42.86%) Prototyping
4 13 (37.14%) Usability Testing
5 10 (28.57%) Scrum
6 9 (25.71%) Data Analytics
6 9 (25.71%) Psychology
7 7 (20.00%) ETL
8 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (17.14%) Data Architecture
9 5 (14.29%) Data Management
9 5 (14.29%) Domain Models
10 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
10 4 (11.43%) Data Strategy
11 3 (8.57%) Data Security
11 3 (8.57%) EAI
11 3 (8.57%) Migration
11 3 (8.57%) Project Management
11 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) GDPR
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) ClickTale
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) EXTOL
4 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) Chordiant
4 1 (2.86%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) IFS
4 1 (2.86%) Pega
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Teradata