Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 348 318 304
Rank change year-on-year -30 -14 +9
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 31 41 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.33% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 47
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -13.46% +48.57%
10th Percentile £352 £360 £304
90th Percentile £748 £700 £673
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.42%
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 £14.46 £26.37 £39.75
% change year-on-year -45.16% -33.66% +9.28%

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 13,740 12,542 14,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.84% 82.21% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,281 7,529 8,781
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £253
90th Percentile £581 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 503 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -18.33% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.49 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 -16 11 £425 +9.68% 3
Thames Valley -31 9 - - 13
Berkshire -21 8 - - 11
Hampshire +9 7 £888 +77.50% 1
West Sussex -5 2 £444 -
Middlesex -3 1 £475 -5.00%
Buckinghamshire -32 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £400 - 1
Information Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Information Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 17 (54.84%) User Experience
2 15 (48.39%) Wireframes
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Prototyping
5 11 (35.48%) Analytics
5 11 (35.48%) Usability Testing
6 10 (32.26%) Psychology
7 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (25.81%) Degree
8 8 (25.81%) Axure RP
9 7 (22.58%) Scrum
10 6 (19.35%) HTML
10 6 (19.35%) CSS
10 6 (19.35%) ETL
10 6 (19.35%) Rapid Prototyping
10 6 (19.35%) HTML5
10 6 (19.35%) Product Management
10 6 (19.35%) Google Analytics
10 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (16.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 5 (16.13%) Cognitive Psychology
11 5 (16.13%) Domain Models
11 5 (16.13%) RIA
11 5 (16.13%) Data Architecture
11 5 (16.13%) Marketing
11 5 (16.13%) Human Factors
11 5 (16.13%) ClickTale
11 5 (16.13%) Big Data
11 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
11 5 (16.13%) Adobe Analytics

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 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Google Analytics
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (12.90%) SaaS
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (9.68%) IaaS
4 3 (9.68%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.68%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (6.45%) Spatial Data
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) DTS
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) OLAP
5 1 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Designer
1 12 (38.71%) UX Designer
2 6 (19.35%) Head of Architecture
2 6 (19.35%) Head of Data Architecture
2 6 (19.35%) Head of Information
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) User Experience Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.45%) User Experience Researcher
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) CSS
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
1 6 (19.35%) HTML5
2 5 (16.13%) CSS3
3 4 (12.90%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) JDBC
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
5 1 (3.23%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.23%) Django
5 1 (3.23%) RESTful
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) User Experience
2 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) RIA
4 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Fintech
6 1 (3.23%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Wireframes
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (38.71%) Prototyping
4 11 (35.48%) Analytics
4 11 (35.48%) Usability Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Psychology
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 6 (19.35%) ETL
7 6 (19.35%) Product Management
7 6 (19.35%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (16.13%) Cognitive Psychology
8 5 (16.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 5 (16.13%) Data Analytics
8 5 (16.13%) Data Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.13%) Domain Models
8 5 (16.13%) Human Factors
8 5 (16.13%) Industrial Design
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.23%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) ClickTale
2 3 (9.68%) EXTOL
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) IFS
3 1 (3.23%) SAP