Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 338 311
Rank change year-on-year +54 -27 -2
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 77 55 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.36% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 36
South East median daily rate £425 £515 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.48% +37.79% -3.55%
10th Percentile £363 £355 £244
90th Percentile £575 £673 £538
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £22.00 -
England median hourly rate £21.47 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.42% +33.33% -49.66%

Information Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 13368 15299 15740
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.58% 82.04% 80.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7802 9373 9023
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £562 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 497 543 553
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +6.51%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.35 £51.00 £46.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.91
% change year-on-year - +14.10% +6.88%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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
Berkshire +36 26 £388 -25.48%
Surrey +12 13 £488 - 1
Hampshire +18 10 £400 -
West Sussex -2 9 £400 -23.44% 1
Kent +8 4 £400 -36.00%
Oxfordshire -7 4 £431 - 1
Buckinghamshire -15 4 £575 -17.86%
East Sussex - 4 £525 -
Middlesex +7 2 £463 +31.39%
Information Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 47 (61.04%) User Experience
2 44 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (54.55%) Wireframes
4 41 (53.25%) Prototyping
5 28 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (27.27%) Rapid Prototyping
6 21 (27.27%) EXTOL
7 20 (25.97%) Analytics
8 17 (22.08%) Telecoms
9 15 (19.48%) Axure RP
9 15 (19.48%) Usability Testing
10 14 (18.18%) Scrum
10 14 (18.18%) HTML
10 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 14 (18.18%) CSS
11 13 (16.88%) Finance
11 13 (16.88%) Data Architecture
11 13 (16.88%) Data Analytics
12 12 (15.58%) CSS3
12 12 (15.58%) jQuery
12 12 (15.58%) HTML5
12 12 (15.58%) Migration
12 12 (15.58%) ETL
12 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (14.29%) Project Management
13 11 (14.29%) Office 365
14 10 (12.99%) Data Modelling
14 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
14 10 (12.99%) Photoshop

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 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.60%) SAS
3 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.30%) InVision
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.30%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) GoldMine
1 1 (1.30%) SAP cProjects
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Office 365
2 8 (10.39%) Adobe Analytics
2 8 (10.39%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.30%) IaaS
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Intranet
2 3 (3.90%) Extranet
2 3 (3.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.79%) EDRMS
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.19%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.90%) OLAP
5 3 (3.90%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (2.60%) Adabas
6 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.30%) Big Data
7 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Axure RP
2 4 (5.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (22.08%) Telecoms
2 13 (16.88%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Publishing
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (44.16%) Designer
1 34 (44.16%) UX Designer
2 19 (24.68%) Architect
3 15 (19.48%) Data Architect
4 8 (10.39%) Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) User Experience Researcher
6 4 (5.19%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) UI Designer
6 4 (5.19%) UI/UX Designer
6 4 (5.19%) User Researcher
7 3 (3.90%) Business Change Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Change Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (3.90%) UI Developer
7 3 (3.90%) UI/UX Developer
7 3 (3.90%) User Experience Architect
7 3 (3.90%) User Experience Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) CSS
1 14 (18.18%) HTML
2 12 (15.58%) CSS3
2 12 (15.58%) HTML5
2 12 (15.58%) jQuery
3 3 (3.90%) Ajax
4 2 (2.60%) Web Services
5 1 (1.30%) .NET
5 1 (1.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (61.04%) User Experience
2 28 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.90%) W3C
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Blog
6 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Podcast
6 1 (1.30%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.30%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) Android
2 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (54.55%) Wireframes
3 41 (53.25%) Prototyping
4 21 (27.27%) Rapid Prototyping
5 20 (25.97%) Analytics
6 15 (19.48%) Usability Testing
7 14 (18.18%) Scrum
8 13 (16.88%) Data Analytics
8 13 (16.88%) Data Architecture
9 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (15.58%) ETL
9 12 (15.58%) Migration
10 11 (14.29%) Project Management
11 10 (12.99%) Data Modelling
12 8 (10.39%) Data Management
12 8 (10.39%) Psychology
13 7 (9.09%) Change Management
13 7 (9.09%) Content Management
13 7 (9.09%) Data Strategy
13 7 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (3.90%) C
4 1 (1.30%) Java
4 1 (1.30%) PHP
4 1 (1.30%) Python
4 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Ansible
1 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (27.27%) EXTOL
2 8 (10.39%) ClickTale
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) SAP
4 4 (5.19%) IFS
4 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.30%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.30%) Chordiant
5 1 (1.30%) Pega
5 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.30%) Tableau
5 1 (1.30%) Teradata