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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
England / North West
Rank 119 100 97
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 17 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 1.43% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.73% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 36 30
Median daily rate £501 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.10% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 -

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
2171 3119 2569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.52% 82.43% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1885 1487
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 140 109
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £51.98 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Lancashire +4 6 £650 +36.84% 1
Manchester -13 6 £446 -6.05% 7
Cheshire +22 4 £475 -25.78% 3
Merseyside - 1 £600 -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 22 (35.48%) ITIL
2 20 (32.26%) ITIL V3
3 19 (30.65%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (27.42%) LAN
5 16 (25.81%) WAN
6 15 (24.19%) Network Security
7 14 (22.58%) Cisco
8 13 (20.97%) CISSP
8 13 (20.97%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (20.97%) Degree
9 12 (19.35%) CCIE
9 12 (19.35%) Network Architecture
10 11 (17.74%) Service Management
11 10 (16.13%) CCNP
11 10 (16.13%) Security Architecture
12 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
12 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
12 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (12.90%) CESG
13 8 (12.90%) Finance
13 8 (12.90%) Migration
13 8 (12.90%) CCNA
13 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
13 8 (12.90%) BCP
13 8 (12.90%) Internet
13 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (11.29%) Load Testing
14 7 (11.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (11.29%) CESG Certified Professional
14 7 (11.29%) IISP

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 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (8.06%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.06%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.23%) Office 365
5 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.61%) IaaS
5 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) Wi-Fi
2 17 (27.42%) LAN
3 16 (25.81%) WAN
4 15 (24.19%) Network Security
5 8 (12.90%) Internet
6 7 (11.29%) VoIP
7 5 (8.06%) Firewall
8 2 (3.23%) Broadband
8 2 (3.23%) LDAP
9 1 (1.61%) CTI
9 1 (1.61%) DNS
9 1 (1.61%) H.323
9 1 (1.61%) MPLS
9 1 (1.61%) PBX
9 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (1.61%) QlikView
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) ERwin
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Local Government
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (83.87%) Architect
2 22 (35.48%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (17.74%) Security Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Network Architect
4 7 (11.29%) TOGAF Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Digital Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Data Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Digital Technical Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Domain Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Digital Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Business Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Network Security Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Principal Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.90%) CESG
3 7 (11.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (8.06%) Smartcard
5 3 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.23%) BYOD
6 2 (3.23%) NHS
6 2 (3.23%) User Experience
7 1 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.61%) IVR
7 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.61%) Social Media
7 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) ITIL
2 20 (32.26%) ITIL V3
3 12 (19.35%) Network Architecture
4 11 (17.74%) Service Management
5 10 (16.13%) Security Architecture
6 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.90%) BCP
7 8 (12.90%) Migration
8 7 (11.29%) ERP
8 7 (11.29%) Information Security
8 7 (11.29%) Load Testing
8 7 (11.29%) Network Design
8 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (8.06%) Biometrics
10 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
10 5 (8.06%) Identity Management
10 5 (8.06%) Scrum
11 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) Python
1 2 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.61%) Perl
2 1 (1.61%) R
2 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (20.97%) CISSP
1 13 (20.97%) Degree
2 12 (19.35%) CCIE
3 10 (16.13%) CCNP
4 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
5 8 (12.90%) CCNA
6 7 (11.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (11.29%) CITP
6 7 (11.29%) IISP
6 7 (11.29%) MBCS
7 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
8 5 (8.06%) DV Cleared
9 4 (6.45%) CISM
10 3 (4.84%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.61%) CLAS
11 1 (1.61%) ISEB
11 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Cisco
2 4 (6.45%) IDERA
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (1.61%) AppSense
5 1 (1.61%) Avaya
5 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) PlateSpin
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
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