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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 89 96 110
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 71 44 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.87% 1.37% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.79% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 13
Average daily rate £500 £480 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £434 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £580
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
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
3059 2455 2025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.58% 76.36% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1875 1456 1031
Average daily rate £400 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 100 108
Average hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.40 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 31 £475 +2.70% 11
Cheshire -6 19 £650 +36.84% 1
Lancashire +1 10 £475 -4.52%
Merseyside -1 2 £666 +6.62%
Cumbria - 1 £502 -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 73 (53.28%) Enterprise Architecture
2 45 (32.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (24.09%) SOA
5 30 (21.90%) Finance
5 30 (21.90%) SABSA
6 29 (21.17%) Zachman Framework
7 22 (16.06%) Security Architecture
8 20 (14.60%) Risk Management
8 20 (14.60%) Security Management
9 19 (13.87%) Scrum
10 18 (13.14%) Legal
10 18 (13.14%) Project Management
10 18 (13.14%) Protective Monitoring
10 18 (13.14%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (13.14%) Security Operations
11 17 (12.41%) CISSP
11 17 (12.41%) Banking
12 15 (10.95%) Management Information System
12 15 (10.95%) Data Modelling
13 14 (10.22%) Domain-Driven Design
14 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
14 13 (9.49%) User Experience
14 13 (9.49%) Oracle
14 13 (9.49%) Web Services
15 12 (8.76%) Product Management
15 12 (8.76%) Information Architecture
16 11 (8.03%) Visualisation
16 11 (8.03%) CESG Certified Professional
16 11 (8.03%) CLAS

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.38%) Tuxedo
3 2 (1.46%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.46%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.57%) IaaS
1 9 (6.57%) PaaS
1 9 (6.57%) SaaS
2 7 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.38%) Extranet
2 4 (2.92%) Internet
3 3 (2.19%) Firewall
3 3 (2.19%) Wireless
4 2 (1.46%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.46%) DHCP
4 2 (1.46%) DNS
4 2 (1.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.46%) LAN
4 2 (1.46%) Network Security
4 2 (1.46%) SNMP
4 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.46%) VoIP
4 2 (1.46%) WAN
5 1 (0.73%) Intranet
5 1 (0.73%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.46%) Big Data
3 2 (1.46%) GIS
3 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.73%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (1.46%) Rational DOORS
General
1 30 (21.90%) Finance
2 18 (13.14%) Legal
3 17 (12.41%) Banking
4 9 (6.57%) Retail
5 7 (5.11%) Marketing
6 5 (3.65%) Billing
7 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.73%) Back Office
8 1 (0.73%) Electronics
8 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.73%) Publishing
8 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 129 (94.16%) Architect
2 35 (25.55%) Solutions Architect
3 34 (24.82%) Security Architect
4 24 (17.52%) Technical Architect
5 18 (13.14%) Enterprise Architect
6 15 (10.95%) TOGAF Architect
7 13 (9.49%) Data Architect
7 13 (9.49%) Digital Architect
8 12 (8.76%) Digital Technical Architect
9 10 (7.30%) Senior Architect
10 5 (3.65%) CISSP Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Lead Architect
10 5 (3.65%) SABSA Security Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Digital Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Technical Architect
10 5 (3.65%) SOA Architect
10 5 (3.65%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
11 4 (2.92%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.49%) Web Services
2 10 (7.30%) Middleware
3 1 (0.73%) LAMP
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Management Information System
2 13 (9.49%) User Experience
3 11 (8.03%) Visualisation
4 8 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.38%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.19%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.46%) IVR
10 1 (0.73%) CESG
10 1 (0.73%) Life Science
10 1 (0.73%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.73%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) Linux
2 5 (3.65%) Unix
2 5 (3.65%) VME
2 5 (3.65%) Windows
3 4 (2.92%) Solaris
4 2 (1.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (53.28%) Enterprise Architecture
2 45 (32.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (24.09%) SOA
5 30 (21.90%) SABSA
6 29 (21.17%) Zachman Framework
7 22 (16.06%) Security Architecture
8 20 (14.60%) Risk Management
8 20 (14.60%) Security Management
9 19 (13.87%) Scrum
10 18 (13.14%) Cybersecurity
10 18 (13.14%) Project Management
10 18 (13.14%) Protective Monitoring
10 18 (13.14%) Security Operations
11 15 (10.95%) Data Modelling
12 14 (10.22%) Domain-Driven Design
13 12 (8.76%) Information Architecture
13 12 (8.76%) Product Management
14 10 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (7.30%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.84%) Java
2 6 (4.38%) COBOL
3 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.73%) PHP
3 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) CISSP
2 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.03%) CESG Certified Professional
3 11 (8.03%) CLAS
4 6 (4.38%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.19%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.46%) APMP
7 2 (1.46%) CISA
7 2 (1.46%) CISM
7 2 (1.46%) Degree
8 1 (0.73%) CCIE
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.73%) CITP
8 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.73%) IISP
8 1 (0.73%) ISEB
8 1 (0.73%) MBCS
8 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.19%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.19%) SSAE 16
4 2 (1.46%) COBIT
5 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (1.46%) XenApp
2 2 (1.46%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.73%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (9.49%) Oracle
2 11 (8.03%) VMware
3 10 (7.30%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.19%) Citrix
5 2 (1.46%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.46%) ESRI
5 2 (1.46%) Pega
5 2 (1.46%) Sun
5 2 (1.46%) Symantec
5 2 (1.46%) Tumbleweed
6 1 (0.73%) EMC
6 1 (0.73%) hybris
6 1 (0.73%) SAP
6 1 (0.73%) Siebel
6 1 (0.73%) Wyse
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