The table below looks at the statistics for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank - 37 27
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.32% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.45% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £625 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £500 £510
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.50 - £42.75
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 223 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.19% 71.25% 59.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 103 59
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £16.50 £66.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (50.00%) UML
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (25.00%) IVR
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SNMP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Chief Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Chief Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
1 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Sun
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
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Rate: 500 - 600
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