The table below looks at the statistics for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank - 34 28
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.40% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.99% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.25 £41.72 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+34.84% -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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 251 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.04% 70.11% 67.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 117 69
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +106.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing TOGAF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) QA

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Chief Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Chief Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA