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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 114 102 109
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 44 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.15% 1.00% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.36% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 14
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£518 £525 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +37.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £372 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £494 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £59.50 - £73.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £48.75 £73.75
% change year-on-year
+22.05% -33.89%
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
2940 2205 1953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.80% 73.43% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1188 983
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 102 90
Average hourly rate £37.97 £28.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.05% +36.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +7 20 £525 -12.50% 8
Cheshire -11 10 £600 +14.01%
Lancashire +7 3 £500 -7.40% 1
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (35.35%) SOA
2 26 (26.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (23.23%) Oracle
5 21 (21.21%) Oracle BPM
6 20 (20.20%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
7 19 (19.19%) Oracle EBS
7 19 (19.19%) Finance
8 18 (18.18%) Middleware
8 18 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
9 16 (16.16%) ERP
9 16 (16.16%) Zachman Framework
10 14 (14.14%) Data Management
10 14 (14.14%) Active Directory
11 13 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
12 10 (10.10%) Project Management
12 10 (10.10%) Service Management
12 10 (10.10%) Citrix
12 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
12 10 (10.10%) Degree
13 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
13 9 (9.09%) Web Services
14 8 (8.08%) XML
14 8 (8.08%) ITIL
14 8 (8.08%) SOAP
14 8 (8.08%) Symantec
14 8 (8.08%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (8.08%) Process Management

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (4.04%) WebLogic
1 4 (4.04%) Documentum
1 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.01%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.01%) Mule
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.01%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.01%) CMS
2 1 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (21.21%) Oracle BPM
2 19 (19.19%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (4.04%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (1.01%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.01%) Network Security
2 1 (1.01%) NAS
2 1 (1.01%) SAN
2 1 (1.01%) Firewall
2 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.20%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.07%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.01%) EDMS
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.01%) Hudson
1 1 (1.01%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (19.19%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Local Government
3 5 (5.05%) Banking
4 4 (4.04%) Marketing
5 3 (3.03%) Military
6 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (1.01%) Publishing
7 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (83.84%) Architect
2 40 (40.40%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (14.14%) Applications Architect
4 13 (13.13%) Technical Architect
5 10 (10.10%) Security Architect
6 8 (8.08%) Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) Oracle Architect
8 6 (6.06%) Data Architect
9 5 (5.05%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.05%) Enterprise Architect
10 4 (4.04%) Project Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Business Architect
11 3 (3.03%) Security Analyst
11 3 (3.03%) Security Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.02%) Test Analyst
12 2 (2.02%) Business Test Analyst
12 2 (2.02%) Senior Business Analyst
12 2 (2.02%) Senior Analyst
13 1 (1.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.18%) Middleware
1 18 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (9.09%) Web Services
3 8 (8.08%) XML
3 8 (8.08%) SOAP
4 7 (7.07%) CSS
4 7 (7.07%) .NET
4 7 (7.07%) RESTful
4 7 (7.07%) SAML
4 7 (7.07%) CSS3
4 7 (7.07%) JSON
4 7 (7.07%) OAuth
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (1.01%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.01%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.01%) J2EE
5 1 (1.01%) XSD
5 1 (1.01%) XSLT
5 1 (1.01%) JMS
5 1 (1.01%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.08%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.04%) CESG
4 3 (3.03%) User Experience
4 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.02%) Informatics
5 2 (2.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.01%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) Windows
1 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.01%) Solaris
2 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) SOA
2 26 (26.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 24 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.16%) Zachman Framework
4 16 (16.16%) ERP
5 14 (14.14%) Data Management
6 13 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.10%) Project Management
7 10 (10.10%) Service Management
8 8 (8.08%) ITIL
8 8 (8.08%) Process Management
8 8 (8.08%) Open Source
8 8 (8.08%) SDLC
9 7 (7.07%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.07%) Scrum
9 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2
9 7 (7.07%) ETL
10 6 (6.06%) RUP
10 6 (6.06%) Security Architecture
10 6 (6.06%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) Ruby
2 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Degree
1 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) CISSP
4 4 (4.04%) ISEB
4 4 (4.04%) CISMP
5 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.02%) MCSE
5 2 (2.02%) MCSA
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.01%) CEH
6 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.01%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (14.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.01%) SCCM
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 23 (23.23%) Oracle
2 19 (19.19%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.10%) Citrix
4 8 (8.08%) Symantec
5 7 (7.07%) Cisco
6 5 (5.05%) VMware
7 2 (2.02%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.02%) NetApp
8 1 (1.01%) Retek
8 1 (1.01%) IBM
8 1 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.01%) Endeca
8 1 (1.01%) Eloqua
8 1 (1.01%) ATG
8 1 (1.01%) Stellent
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