The table below looks at the statistics for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 99 106 105
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 59 46 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.61% 1.21% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.56% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 22
Median daily rate £440 £525 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.19% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £444 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £59.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £59.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-20.16% +40.00%
TOGAF
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2970 2957 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.13% 78.08% 74.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1761 1226
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 125 94
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing TOGAF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in the North West

TOGAF
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

TOGAF Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

TOGAF
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

TOGAF Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 41 £475 -9.52% 6
Cheshire 0 8 £395 -34.12% 1
Lancashire -4 4 £430 -14.00% 1
Merseyside -1 1 £500 - 1
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 North West region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (31.93%) Enterprise Architecture
2 31 (26.05%) Project Management
3 27 (22.69%) Finance
3 27 (22.69%) PRINCE2
4 23 (19.33%) SOA
5 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
5 22 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (16.81%) Banking
7 19 (15.97%) Zachman Framework
8 18 (15.13%) SABSA
9 17 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 17 (14.29%) Information Security
10 16 (13.45%) Active Directory
10 16 (13.45%) CISSP
10 16 (13.45%) Security Cleared
11 15 (12.61%) Information Architecture
11 15 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 15 (12.61%) Middleware
12 14 (11.76%) CISMP
12 14 (11.76%) GIS
12 14 (11.76%) ESRI
12 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
12 14 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (11.76%) PostGIS
12 14 (11.76%) Spatial Data
13 12 (10.08%) Data Mining
13 12 (10.08%) ERP
13 12 (10.08%) Supplier Management
14 11 (9.24%) Business Analysis

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 11 (9.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.84%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) IaaS
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.20%) SaaS
4 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.04%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (3.36%) VoIP
3 3 (2.52%) SAN
4 2 (1.68%) Firewall
4 2 (1.68%) LAN
4 2 (1.68%) NAS
4 2 (1.68%) PABX
4 2 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.84%) Internet
5 1 (0.84%) MPLS
5 1 (0.84%) Network Security
5 1 (0.84%) VLAN
5 1 (0.84%) VPN
5 1 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.76%) GIS
1 14 (11.76%) Spatial Data
2 12 (10.08%) Data Mining
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.84%) DB2
6 1 (0.84%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) MagicDraw
1 1 (0.84%) Rational DOORS
General
1 27 (22.69%) Finance
2 20 (16.81%) Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.68%) Local Government
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Military
5 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (80.67%) Architect
2 27 (22.69%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 16 (13.45%) Security Architect
5 13 (10.92%) Technical Architect
6 12 (10.08%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (7.56%) Business Architect
7 9 (7.56%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (6.72%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.72%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (5.88%) Digital Delivery Manager
9 7 (5.88%) TOGAF Architect
10 5 (4.20%) Data Modeller
10 5 (4.20%) Java Architect
10 5 (4.20%) Security Manager
10 5 (4.20%) Security Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.36%) Digital Architect
12 3 (2.52%) Digital Technical Architect
12 3 (2.52%) Senior Digital Architect
12 3 (2.52%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.61%) Middleware
2 14 (11.76%) PostGIS
3 3 (2.52%) Web Services
4 1 (0.84%) .NET
4 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.84%) J2EE
4 1 (0.84%) JSON
4 1 (0.84%) Node.js
4 1 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.56%) PKI
3 8 (6.72%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (4.20%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.20%) User Experience
6 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) Life Science
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.68%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) CMDB
8 1 (0.84%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.84%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.84%) Social Media
8 1 (0.84%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.52%) AIX
1 3 (2.52%) VME
2 2 (1.68%) Linux
2 2 (1.68%) Solaris
2 2 (1.68%) Unix
3 1 (0.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (31.93%) Enterprise Architecture
2 31 (26.05%) Project Management
3 27 (22.69%) PRINCE2
4 23 (19.33%) SOA
5 22 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (15.97%) Zachman Framework
7 18 (15.13%) SABSA
8 17 (14.29%) Information Security
9 15 (12.61%) Information Architecture
10 14 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
11 12 (10.08%) ERP
11 12 (10.08%) Supplier Management
12 11 (9.24%) Business Analysis
12 11 (9.24%) Data Management
12 11 (9.24%) Security Architecture
13 10 (8.40%) Business Process Mapping
13 10 (8.40%) Strategic Planning
14 9 (7.56%) ITSM
15 8 (6.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.56%) SQL
2 8 (6.72%) Java
3 3 (2.52%) COBOL
3 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.84%) PHP
4 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) CISSP
1 16 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.76%) CISMP
2 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.24%) Degree
4 3 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.52%) CISM
5 2 (1.68%) CISA
6 1 (0.84%) CCNA
6 1 (0.84%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.84%) CLAS
6 1 (0.84%) GIAC
6 1 (0.84%) ISEB
6 1 (0.84%) MCSE
6 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (13.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) SCCM
2 2 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.68%) SCOM
3 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.84%) StatsD
3 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.76%) ESRI
3 6 (5.04%) Symantec
4 5 (4.20%) FireEye
4 5 (4.20%) HP
5 4 (3.36%) Citrix
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle
5 4 (3.36%) VMware
6 3 (2.52%) Cisco
6 3 (2.52%) Splunk
7 2 (1.68%) Axway
7 2 (1.68%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.68%) BT
7 2 (1.68%) EMC
7 2 (1.68%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.68%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.84%) Apigee
8 1 (0.84%) Mashery
8 1 (0.84%) SAP
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