The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 52 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.26% 0.33% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 0.49% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +40.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £478
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £73.75 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-42.37% +28.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 405 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.02% 66.83% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 234 252
Average daily rate £351 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 17
Average hourly rate £21.25 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.85% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.05 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £179.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
TOGAF
West Midlands

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 25 July 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 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) TRIRIGA
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Process Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) COBIT
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) TRIRIGA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Architect
4 3 (25.00%) SOA Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Process Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) UML
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Process Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft