The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 53 65
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.19% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.53% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £393 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.50

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 459 374 484
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.44% 79.07% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1386 1012 1381
Median daily rate £375 £390 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +9.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 35 39
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.45 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £73.75 £17.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in South Wales

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (100.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Human Factors
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management

Information Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Human Factors