The first table below looks at the demand for Zachman Framework 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 Zachman Framework over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zachman Framework
Rank 59 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Zachman Framework 8 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.00% 1.03% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£540 £917 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.08 £73.75 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-47.01% +28.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
579 581 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 72.28% 74.58% 63.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 257 305
Average daily rate £390 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 26
Average hourly rate £31.50 £35.03 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.07% -9.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.84 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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Zachman Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zachman Framework across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Zachman Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Zachman Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Zachman Framework across the Cheshire region.

Zachman Framework Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Zachman Framework
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Zachman Framework 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 Zachman Framework.

1 19 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (52.63%) Service Management
4 9 (47.37%) Strategic Planning
4 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Security Architecture
6 7 (36.84%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
7 6 (31.58%) CESG
7 6 (31.58%) BS7799
7 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
8 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (21.05%) Information Security
9 4 (21.05%) CISSP
9 4 (21.05%) CISA
10 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
10 2 (10.53%) Security Management
10 2 (10.53%) Finance
10 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
11 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security

Zachman Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Zachman Framework 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 Zachman Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Architect
2 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Security Architect
4 3 (15.79%) IT Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) IT Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) CESG
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (52.63%) Service Management
4 9 (47.37%) Strategic Planning
5 7 (36.84%) Security Architecture
5 7 (36.84%) Protective Monitoring
6 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (21.05%) Information Security
9 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
9 2 (10.53%) Security Management
10 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) CISSP
3 4 (21.05%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) BS7799