The first table below looks at the demand for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 17 April 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 East of England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 117 99 120
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 31 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 0.80% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.16% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 12
Average daily rate £600 £513 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £422 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £585 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £480 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2275 1549 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 72.29% 68.57% 68.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 851 1064
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 120 199
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.65 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TOGAF across the East of England region.

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

TOGAF
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

TOGAF Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

TOGAF
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF across the East of England region.

TOGAF Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 26 £600 -
Bedfordshire -26 3 £565 +10.24% 1
Hertfordshire -10 2 £533 +18.33% 5
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 25 (58.14%) Technical Architecture
2 18 (41.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (37.21%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (32.56%) Waterfall
5 12 (27.91%) .NET
5 12 (27.91%) SOA
6 10 (23.26%) Java
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) Finance
7 8 (18.60%) OO
7 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.28%) J2EE
8 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
8 7 (16.28%) AccuRev
8 7 (16.28%) Information Management
8 7 (16.28%) Dependency Management
9 6 (13.95%) VMware
10 5 (11.63%) Windows
11 4 (9.30%) Oracle
11 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
11 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
11 4 (9.30%) Project Management
11 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
11 4 (9.30%) Degree
11 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
11 4 (9.30%) Data Architecture
11 4 (9.30%) Open Source
12 3 (6.98%) Puppet
12 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
12 3 (6.98%) Reference Data

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.65%) IIS
1 2 (4.65%) SAS
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) IPv4
2 1 (2.33%) IPv6
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) DTS
2 3 (6.98%) EDRMS
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (95.35%) Architect
2 22 (51.16%) Technical Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Applications Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Integration Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) J2EE
3 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.98%) JRules
4 3 (6.98%) MEAP
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.30%) Open Source
2 3 (6.98%) Reference Data
2 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.33%) Telematics
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Technical Architecture
2 18 (41.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (37.21%) Zachman Framework
4 14 (32.56%) Waterfall
5 12 (27.91%) SOA
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) OO
8 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
8 7 (16.28%) Information Management
8 7 (16.28%) Dependency Management
9 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
9 4 (9.30%) Data Architecture
9 4 (9.30%) Project Management
10 3 (6.98%) Migration
10 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.98%) ITIL
10 3 (6.98%) UML
10 3 (6.98%) Progressive Enhancement
11 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (4.65%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) XenApp
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
1 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) AccuRev
3 6 (13.95%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) JBoss
5 3 (6.98%) webMethods
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 2 (4.65%) Informatica
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Business Objects