The table below looks at the statistics for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 55 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 13 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.78% 0.51% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 0.65% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £290 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £640 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £500 £459
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +8.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.50 -
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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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
566 766 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.64% 78.16% 65.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 349 291
Average daily rate £395 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 46 18
Average hourly rate £28.00 £31.56 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.15 £18.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £73.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 November 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (38.46%) Zachman Framework
2 8 (30.77%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) CISSP
2 8 (30.77%) Security Architecture
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) Local Government
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (26.92%) CESG
4 6 (23.08%) BS7799
4 6 (23.08%) CISA
4 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 5 (19.23%) Information Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
6 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 4 (15.38%) Security Management
6 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) ERP
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.54%) Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Banking
7 3 (11.54%) Migration

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 2 (7.69%) Documentum
1 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Intranet
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) BODI
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (26.92%) Local Government
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Security Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Information Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Security Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Domain Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) CSS3
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) Ajax
2 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) CESG
2 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) HPUX
1 2 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Zachman Framework
2 8 (30.77%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) Security Architecture
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 5 (19.23%) Information Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
6 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
6 4 (15.38%) Security Management
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 3 (11.54%) ERP
7 3 (11.54%) Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
8 2 (7.69%) SABSA
8 2 (7.69%) Master Data Management
8 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
8 2 (7.69%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) CISSP
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) PMP
3 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) BS7799
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) F5
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Compuware
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.85%) Google