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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 76 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 13 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.18% 2.00% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 2.38% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 12
Average daily rate £525 £450 £523
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £425 £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £572
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.25 £41.72 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+34.84% -24.15%
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
934 840 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.52% 84.08% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 530 309
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 49
Average hourly rate £22.54 £31.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.87% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.82 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -10 9 £575 +27.77%
Chester -7 2 £450 -
TOGAF
North West

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 22 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (42.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (39.39%) Risk Management
3 13 (39.39%) SABSA
4 12 (36.36%) Security Management
5 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (30.30%) Security Architecture
6 9 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
6 9 (27.27%) CLAS
6 9 (27.27%) Security Operations
6 9 (27.27%) Legal
6 9 (27.27%) CISSP
7 8 (24.24%) Project Management
8 7 (21.21%) Finance
9 5 (15.15%) User Experience
10 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.12%) Business Transformation
10 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.12%) Web Services
10 4 (12.12%) CRM
11 3 (9.09%) SOA
11 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
11 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 3 (9.09%) Information Security
11 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (9.09%) Billing
11 3 (9.09%) CISMP
11 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (3.03%) ArcGIS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (27.27%) Legal
2 7 (21.21%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Billing
4 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Security Architect
3 7 (21.21%) Digital Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Digital Technical Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Digital Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Technical Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.06%) CISSP Architect
7 2 (6.06%) CLAS Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Integration Architect
7 2 (6.06%) TOGAF Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) AIX
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (42.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (39.39%) Risk Management
3 13 (39.39%) SABSA
4 12 (36.36%) Security Management
5 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (30.30%) Security Architecture
6 9 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
6 9 (27.27%) Security Operations
7 8 (24.24%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Business Transformation
8 4 (12.12%) CRM
9 3 (9.09%) Information Security
9 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
9 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
9 3 (9.09%) SOA
10 2 (6.06%) Data Management
10 2 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Java
1 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) CISSP
1 9 (27.27%) CLAS
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) CISMP
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Citrix
1 2 (6.06%) FireEye
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) BT
2 1 (3.03%) ESRI
2 1 (3.03%) HP
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow