The first table below looks at the demand for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 18 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 Leeds 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 71 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.94% 0.52% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.69% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £438 £395 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.75% -24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £395 £456
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £395 £584
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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 579 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.35% 75.69% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 310 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
TOGAF
West Yorkshire

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

TOGAF
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

TOGAF Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) MySQL
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
4 4 (28.57%) XMPP
4 4 (28.57%) Xen
4 4 (28.57%) Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) IPsec
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (28.57%) Lync
4 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
1 4 (28.57%) MPLS
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) Wireless
1 4 (28.57%) IPsec
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Project Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XMPP
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Data Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (21.43%) CMMI
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Xen
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 4 (28.57%) vSphere
1 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) NetApp
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) EMC
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) BMC