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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 59 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 20 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.02% 1.88% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.39% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 5
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£450 £523 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.87% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £572 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.72 £55.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-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
816 627 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.51% 78.57% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 297 242
Average daily rate £401 £388 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £537 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 48 27
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.49 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £56.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 11 £450 -
Warrington -18 9 £450 -15.88% 1
TOGAF
North West

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (32.43%) SOA
2 12 (32.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Citrix
4 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (24.32%) Local Government
5 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
6 7 (18.92%) CSS3
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (18.92%) Open Source
6 7 (18.92%) Informatics
6 7 (18.92%) OAuth
6 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
6 7 (18.92%) CSS
6 7 (18.92%) NHS
6 7 (18.92%) SAML
6 7 (18.92%) Finance
7 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
7 5 (13.51%) Information Architecture
7 5 (13.51%) Information Management
7 5 (13.51%) Banking
7 5 (13.51%) Migration
8 4 (10.81%) Data Management
8 4 (10.81%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (10.81%) QA
8 4 (10.81%) Security Architecture
8 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.41%) SugarCRM
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.41%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) Intranet
3 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) BODI
3 1 (2.70%) EDMS
General
1 9 (24.32%) Local Government
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Architect
2 15 (40.54%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Applications Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Information Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Business Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.41%) IT Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Lead Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Business Process Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) CSS
1 7 (18.92%) SAML
1 7 (18.92%) OAuth
1 7 (18.92%) CSS3
2 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.92%) Open Source
2 7 (18.92%) NHS
2 7 (18.92%) Informatics
3 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.11%) CESG
4 3 (8.11%) User Experience
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) FlexPod
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) HPUX
1 3 (8.11%) Solaris
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) AIX
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) SOA
1 12 (32.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (24.32%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (13.51%) Information Management
4 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 5 (13.51%) Information Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) Security Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.81%) Data Management
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.11%) Information Security
6 3 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.11%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (8.11%) RUP
6 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
6 3 (8.11%) Unified Process
6 3 (8.11%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) CISSP
1 3 (8.11%) CISMP
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Citrix
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Dell
4 2 (5.41%) Sun
4 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) F5
5 1 (2.70%) Compuware
5 1 (2.70%) Business Objects
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