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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 35 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 12 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.64% 2.67% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 3.70% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £538 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% +79.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £500 £483
% change year-on-year
-2.75% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £51.22 - -
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
360 324 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 79.12% 72.00% 66.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 203 74
Average daily rate £385 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 25 8
Average hourly rate £37.00 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.19 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.33 £109.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

TOGAF Hourly Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +6 1 £400 -
Blackburn - 1 £400 -
TOGAF
North West

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) CESG
3 6 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (30.00%) CISSP
3 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) Business Transformation
3 6 (30.00%) SABSA
4 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
5 4 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (15.00%) Test Management
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) ISEB
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Military
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Linux
7 2 (10.00%) ERP
7 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (5.00%) CISMP
8 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
8 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Applications Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Software Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) CESG
2 5 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
1 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
1 6 (30.00%) Business Transformation
1 6 (30.00%) SABSA
2 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (15.00%) Test Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) CISSP
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) ISEB
6 1 (5.00%) CISMP
6 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle