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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 87 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 78 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.00% 1.31% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.69% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 37 32
Median daily rate £475 £450 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £572 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £495
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.22 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.75 £41.72 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+28.85% -24.15%
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
3185 2895 2370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.60% 77.53% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1995 1668 1250
Median daily rate £425 £393 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 140 119
Median hourly rate £36.52 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £14.50 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +17 50 £456 -8.75% 4
Lancashire +1 11 £675 +68.75% 1
Cheshire -7 11 £500 +11.11% 2
Merseyside -9 1 £500 -13.04%
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 North West region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 63 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 48 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.19%) SOA
4 33 (24.44%) Project Management
5 28 (20.74%) PRINCE2
5 28 (20.74%) Finance
6 25 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (17.78%) SABSA
8 22 (16.30%) Zachman Framework
9 20 (14.81%) Banking
10 18 (13.33%) Middleware
10 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
11 16 (11.85%) Information Security
11 16 (11.85%) Data Centre
11 16 (11.85%) Security Architecture
12 15 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
12 15 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 15 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 14 (10.37%) SC Cleared
13 14 (10.37%) CISMP
13 14 (10.37%) Active Directory
13 14 (10.37%) Java
14 13 (9.63%) CISSP
14 13 (9.63%) Data Management
15 12 (8.89%) Information Architecture
15 12 (8.89%) Business Analysis
15 12 (8.89%) Data Mining
16 11 (8.15%) ERP
16 11 (8.15%) Business Transformation
17 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (4.44%) Tuxedo
2 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.74%) Node.js
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.93%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.96%) IaaS
2 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (2.96%) VoIP
3 3 (2.22%) SAN
4 2 (1.48%) Firewall
4 2 (1.48%) LAN
4 2 (1.48%) NAS
4 2 (1.48%) Network Security
4 2 (1.48%) PABX
4 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.74%) Internet
5 1 (0.74%) MPLS
5 1 (0.74%) VLAN
5 1 (0.74%) VPN
5 1 (0.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.89%) Data Mining
2 8 (5.93%) GIS
3 6 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.74%) DB2
5 1 (0.74%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) MagicDraw
1 1 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (20.74%) Finance
2 20 (14.81%) Banking
3 4 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.22%) Billing
5 2 (1.48%) Legal
5 2 (1.48%) Local Government
5 2 (1.48%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Military
6 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (87.41%) Architect
2 28 (20.74%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (16.30%) Technical Architect
4 19 (14.07%) Security Architect
5 14 (10.37%) Data Architect
5 14 (10.37%) TOGAF Architect
6 13 (9.63%) Enterprise Architect
7 12 (8.89%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (6.67%) Business Architect
8 9 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
9 8 (5.93%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.93%) Digital Architect
9 8 (5.93%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (5.19%) Digital Delivery Manager
10 7 (5.19%) Senior Architect
11 6 (4.44%) Digital Technical Architect
11 6 (4.44%) Senior Digital Architect
11 6 (4.44%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
11 6 (4.44%) Senior Technical Architect
12 5 (3.70%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.33%) Middleware
2 10 (7.41%) Web Services
3 8 (5.93%) PostGIS
4 1 (0.74%) .NET
4 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.74%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.74%) J2EE
4 1 (0.74%) JSON
4 1 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.67%) PKI
3 8 (5.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (5.93%) Private Cloud
4 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.19%) User Experience
5 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.96%) Life Science
7 3 (2.22%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.48%) CESG
8 2 (1.48%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.74%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.74%) CMDB
9 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.74%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.74%) Social Media
9 1 (0.74%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.93%) Linux
2 6 (4.44%) VME
3 3 (2.22%) AIX
4 2 (1.48%) Solaris
4 2 (1.48%) Unix
5 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 48 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (25.19%) SOA
4 33 (24.44%) Project Management
5 28 (20.74%) PRINCE2
6 25 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (17.78%) SABSA
8 22 (16.30%) Zachman Framework
9 16 (11.85%) Information Security
9 16 (11.85%) Security Architecture
10 15 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (9.63%) Data Management
12 12 (8.89%) Business Analysis
12 12 (8.89%) Information Architecture
13 11 (8.15%) Business Transformation
13 11 (8.15%) ERP
14 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (7.41%) Supplier Management
15 9 (6.67%) Content Management
15 9 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.37%) Java
2 7 (5.19%) COBOL
3 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.22%) SQL
4 1 (0.74%) PHP
4 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.37%) CISMP
2 14 (10.37%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.63%) CISSP
4 10 (7.41%) CESG Certified Professional
5 7 (5.19%) Degree
6 3 (2.22%) CLAS
7 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.74%) CCIE
8 1 (0.74%) CCNA
8 1 (0.74%) CISM
8 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) GIAC
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB
8 1 (0.74%) MCSE
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (10.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) SCCM
2 2 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.48%) SCOM
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) StatsD
3 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.41%) Oracle
2 10 (7.41%) VMware
3 8 (5.93%) ESRI
4 6 (4.44%) Symantec
5 5 (3.70%) Citrix
6 3 (2.22%) Cisco
6 3 (2.22%) Splunk
7 2 (1.48%) Axway
7 2 (1.48%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.48%) BT
7 2 (1.48%) EMC
7 2 (1.48%) FireEye
7 2 (1.48%) HP
7 2 (1.48%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.74%) Apigee
8 1 (0.74%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Siebel
8 1 (0.74%) Wyse
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