Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 197 168
Rank change year-on-year +35 -29 +1
Contract jobs citing Information Architecture 15 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.23% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.28% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 5
West Midlands median daily rate £260 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.22% +1.12% +20.27%
10th Percentile £203 £325 £385
90th Percentile £336 £475 £490
England median daily rate £456 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.39% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3648 4975 3917
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 82.83% 82.67% 76.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2297 2893 2349
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £236 £219
90th Percentile £541 £538 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 109 194
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.25 £17.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.12% -27.66% +30.56%
10th Percentile £11.05 £10.73 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.75 £39.10 £40.96
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +6.86%

Information Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Architecture in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Architecture in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Architecture in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Architecture in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Architecture in the West Midlands

Information Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 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
Staffordshire - 12 £260 - 1
Warwickshire +2 2 - -
Information Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Information Architecture.

1 15 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (86.67%) Migration
2 13 (86.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (86.67%) Office 365
2 13 (86.67%) Dashboard Development
2 13 (86.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (86.67%) Power BI
3 8 (53.33%) Data Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) HOOD
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) Content Management
7 2 (13.33%) IBM
7 2 (13.33%) Metadata Management
7 2 (13.33%) Taxonomies
7 2 (13.33%) Ontologies
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (6.67%) NHS
8 1 (6.67%) Information Management
8 1 (6.67%) Publishing

Information Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 15 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (86.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 13 (86.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Office 365
2 5 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) Power BI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Administrator
1 13 (86.67%) SharePoint Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Office 365 Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Data Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Information Architect
4 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Dashboard Development
1 13 (86.67%) Migration
2 8 (53.33%) Data Migration
3 4 (26.67%) HOOD
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) Metadata Management
4 2 (13.33%) Ontologies
5 1 (6.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) IBM