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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 87 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 76 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.03% 1.21% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.57% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 36 28
Median daily rate £475 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £320 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £59.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.75 £37.80 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+42.19% -31.27%
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
3042 2861 2359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.08% 76.93% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1920 1678 1260
Median daily rate £415 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 124 100
Median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +15 47 £475 -5.00% 3
Lancashire +6 13 £668 +67.00%
Cheshire 0 10 £463 +2.77% 1
Merseyside -9 1 £500 -13.04%
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 55 (44.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 41 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (25.60%) Project Management
4 31 (24.80%) Finance
5 28 (22.40%) PRINCE2
5 28 (22.40%) SOA
6 25 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (16.80%) Banking
8 20 (16.00%) SABSA
9 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
10 17 (13.60%) Zachman Framework
11 16 (12.80%) Data Centre
11 16 (12.80%) Domain-Driven Design
11 16 (12.80%) Spatial Data
12 15 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 15 (12.00%) Information Security
12 15 (12.00%) Middleware
13 14 (11.20%) Active Directory
13 14 (11.20%) CISSP
13 14 (11.20%) CISMP
13 14 (11.20%) Information Architecture
13 14 (11.20%) Security Cleared
14 12 (9.60%) SC Cleared
14 12 (9.60%) PostGIS
14 12 (9.60%) Business Analysis
14 12 (9.60%) GIS
14 12 (9.60%) ESRI
14 12 (9.60%) Data Mining
15 11 (8.80%) ERP
15 11 (8.80%) MS Excel

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 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.80%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 11 (8.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.80%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) IaaS
1 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (3.20%) VoIP
3 3 (2.40%) SAN
4 2 (1.60%) Firewall
4 2 (1.60%) LAN
4 2 (1.60%) NAS
4 2 (1.60%) PABX
4 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.80%) Internet
5 1 (0.80%) MPLS
5 1 (0.80%) Network Security
5 1 (0.80%) VLAN
5 1 (0.80%) VPN
5 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.80%) Spatial Data
2 12 (9.60%) Data Mining
2 12 (9.60%) GIS
3 3 (2.40%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.80%) DB2
5 1 (0.80%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) MagicDraw
1 1 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
General
1 31 (24.80%) Finance
2 21 (16.80%) Banking
3 4 (3.20%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.60%) Legal
4 2 (1.60%) Local Government
4 2 (1.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.80%) Military
5 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (85.60%) Architect
2 27 (21.60%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (14.40%) Technical Architect
4 15 (12.00%) Data Architect
4 15 (12.00%) Security Architect
5 12 (9.60%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (9.60%) TOGAF Architect
6 11 (8.80%) Enterprise Architect
7 9 (7.20%) Business Architect
8 8 (6.40%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (6.40%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (5.60%) Digital Delivery Manager
10 5 (4.00%) Digital Architect
10 5 (4.00%) Java Architect
10 5 (4.00%) Security Manager
10 5 (4.00%) Security Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.40%) IT Architect
11 3 (2.40%) Senior Technical Architect
11 3 (2.40%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.00%) Middleware
2 12 (9.60%) PostGIS
3 7 (5.60%) Web Services
4 1 (0.80%) .NET
4 1 (0.80%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.80%) J2EE
4 1 (0.80%) JSON
4 1 (0.80%) Node.js
4 1 (0.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.20%) PKI
3 7 (5.60%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (4.00%) User Experience
5 4 (3.20%) Life Science
6 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.40%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.60%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.80%) CMDB
8 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.80%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.80%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.80%) Social Media
8 1 (0.80%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.40%) AIX
1 3 (2.40%) Linux
1 3 (2.40%) VME
2 2 (1.60%) Solaris
2 2 (1.60%) Unix
3 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 41 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (25.60%) Project Management
4 28 (22.40%) PRINCE2
4 28 (22.40%) SOA
5 25 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (16.00%) SABSA
7 17 (13.60%) Zachman Framework
8 16 (12.80%) Domain-Driven Design
9 15 (12.00%) Information Security
10 14 (11.20%) Information Architecture
11 12 (9.60%) Business Analysis
12 11 (8.80%) ERP
12 11 (8.80%) Security Architecture
12 11 (8.80%) Supplier Management
13 10 (8.00%) Data Management
14 9 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (7.20%) Business Process Mapping
14 9 (7.20%) Content Management
14 9 (7.20%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.20%) Java
2 4 (3.20%) COBOL
2 4 (3.20%) SQL
3 3 (2.40%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.80%) PHP
4 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) CISMP
1 14 (11.20%) CISSP
1 14 (11.20%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.60%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.00%) Degree
4 3 (2.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.40%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (2.40%) CLAS
5 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.80%) CCNA
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.80%) CISM
6 1 (0.80%) GIAC
6 1 (0.80%) ISEB
6 1 (0.80%) MCSE
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (11.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) SCCM
2 2 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.60%) SCOM
3 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.80%) StatsD
3 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.60%) ESRI
3 6 (4.80%) Symantec
4 5 (4.00%) Citrix
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle
4 5 (4.00%) VMware
5 4 (3.20%) HP
6 3 (2.40%) Cisco
6 3 (2.40%) FireEye
6 3 (2.40%) Splunk
7 2 (1.60%) Axway
7 2 (1.60%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.60%) BT
7 2 (1.60%) EMC
7 2 (1.60%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.60%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.80%) Apigee
8 1 (0.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.80%) Siebel
8 1 (0.80%) Wyse
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago