The table below looks at the statistics for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 53 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 18 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.26% 1.56% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.85% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 10
Median daily rate £550 £525 £553
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £475 £498
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £651
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £500 £510
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £61.42 £59.50 £43.98
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +35.30%
TOGAF
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
680 974 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.43% 84.62% 76.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 677 327
Median daily rate £413 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 45
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.17% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing TOGAF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

TOGAF
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

TOGAF Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

TOGAF
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF across the Cheshire region.

TOGAF Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +9 12 £650 +20.93%
TOGAF
North West

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (20.00%) ITSM
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) SCCM
5 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (16.67%) FireEye
6 4 (13.33%) Application Discovery
6 4 (13.33%) Data Structures
6 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) Office 365
6 4 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) XenApp
6 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (13.33%) Biometrics
6 4 (13.33%) Smartcard

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (13.33%) CMS
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Data Modeller
4 4 (13.33%) Digital Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Digital Technical Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Security Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Digital Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Biometrics
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.33%) Data Structures
1 4 (13.33%) Smartcard
2 2 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) CESG
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) ITSM
3 6 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Application Discovery
5 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (13.33%) Identity Management
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security
5 4 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) ERP
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) SABSA
6 3 (10.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) CISMP
5 2 (6.67%) CISSP
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.33%) CISM
6 1 (3.33%) CITP
6 1 (3.33%) IISP
6 1 (3.33%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) FireEye
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Symantec
3 1 (3.33%) BT
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) Teradata