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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 41 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 7 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 2.70% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 3.45% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 9
Median daily rate £450 £640 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £515 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.50 -
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -

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
390 696 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 79.27% 78.29% 80.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 450 331
Median daily rate £413 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 31
Median hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Chester - 2 £450 -
Macclesfield - 2 £500 -
TOGAF
North West

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) ERP
2 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
3 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) CISSP
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) CESG
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Information Security
4 5 (19.23%) CITP
4 5 (19.23%) Load Testing
4 5 (19.23%) MBCS
4 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
4 5 (19.23%) Office 365
4 5 (19.23%) Network Security
4 5 (19.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (19.23%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (19.23%) IISP
5 4 (15.38%) Application Discovery
5 4 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (15.38%) XenApp
5 4 (15.38%) Local Government
5 4 (15.38%) SCCM
5 4 (15.38%) CMS
5 4 (15.38%) Finance
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange

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 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (15.38%) CMS
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (19.23%) Office 365
3 4 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) ERwin
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Local Government
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Security Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Digital Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Digital Technical Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Domain Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Digital Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Principal Architect
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) CESG
1 5 (19.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (15.38%) Biometrics
2 4 (15.38%) Smartcard
3 2 (7.69%) BYOD
3 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ERP
2 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Information Security
3 5 (19.23%) Load Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Application Discovery
4 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 1 (3.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) CISSP
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (19.23%) CITP
3 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) IISP
3 5 (19.23%) MBCS
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) CISM
5 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.85%) CCIE
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) IDERA
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata