The table below looks at the statistics for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 50 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 12 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.42% 1.70% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.22% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
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£440 £520 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +48.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £514 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.67% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £59.50 - £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £49.49 £71.25
% change year-on-year
+20.23% -30.54%
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 316 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 84.04% 76.70% 55.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 174 75
Average daily rate £442 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.42 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.38% -13.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £17.89 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £78.00 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

TOGAF
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

TOGAF Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

TOGAF
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

TOGAF Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 September 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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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
Blackpool -25 9 £440 -16.15%
Preston - 1 £500 -
TOGAF
North West

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
3 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (36.00%) OO
3 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
3 9 (36.00%) Rational DOORS
4 8 (32.00%) APMP
4 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Business Transformation
7 5 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (12.00%) Test Management
9 3 (12.00%) Military
9 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.00%) ISEB
10 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.00%) SQL
10 2 (8.00%) Oracle
10 2 (8.00%) ERP
10 2 (8.00%) Migration
10 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
10 2 (8.00%) Marketing
10 2 (8.00%) MODAF
10 2 (8.00%) Asset Management

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (12.00%) Military
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Business Analyst
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Architect
3 7 (28.00%) Applications Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
3 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (36.00%) OO
3 9 (36.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (36.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (24.00%) Business Transformation
5 5 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Test Management
7 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.00%) ERP
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (8.00%) MODAF
8 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (32.00%) APMP
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) ISEB
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco