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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 60 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 8 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.04% 0.98% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.17% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 8
Median daily rate £395 £613 £526
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.46% +16.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £543 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.75 £59.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-9.66% +40.00%
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
645 767 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.55% 83.64% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 458 312
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 29 25
Median hourly rate £62.50 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 -1 8 £395 -36.76%
TOGAF
North West

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (28.57%) ITSM
4 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (23.81%) FireEye
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
6 4 (19.05%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
7 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (14.29%) SABSA
7 3 (14.29%) User Experience
7 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) CISMP
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security
7 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
7 3 (14.29%) Security Management

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 1 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Data Modeller
2 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Security Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Digital Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Chief Architect
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Information Architect
5 1 (4.76%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
1 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) AIX
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) ITSM
3 6 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 3 (14.29%) SABSA
5 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Security Management
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) FireEye
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) BT
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow