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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 55 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 13 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.74% 1.24% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.47% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 14
Median daily rate £425 £586 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.47% +8.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £497
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £622
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £59.50 £43.98
% change year-on-year
-20.16% +35.30%
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
616 884 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.35% 84.51% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 553 362
Median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 32 36
Median hourly rate £21.05 £17.50 £31.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -44.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £14.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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
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 24 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +12 10 £401 -33.25%
TOGAF
North West

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 8 (32.00%) Finance
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) ITSM
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (24.00%) SCCM
3 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) FireEye
5 4 (16.00%) Application Discovery
5 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (16.00%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) XenApp
5 4 (16.00%) Office 365
5 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
5 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (12.00%) CISMP
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security

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 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Local Government
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Data Modeller
5 3 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Digital Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (12.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) AIX
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) ITSM
3 6 (24.00%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Application Discovery
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security Management
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.00%) SABSA
6 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Security Management
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) CISMP
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) FireEye
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Symantec
4 1 (4.00%) BT
4 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.00%) Teradata