The table below looks at the statistics for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 58 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 0.30% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.45% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£413 £525 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.98 £71.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-38.28% +23.91%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 449 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.35% 66.52% 66.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 302 248
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £175.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.42% +821.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £175.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TOGAF across the Birmingham region.

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing TOGAF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TOGAF.

1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) UML
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) TRIRIGA
4 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (7.14%) Network Management
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) COBIT
6 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing TOGAF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited TOGAF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) TRIRIGA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) SOA Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Chief Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Chief Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Process Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Information Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) CA