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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 102 101 100
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 51 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 1.14% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.57% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 8
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +11.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £466 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £498 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.52% -0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £51.22 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.72 £55.00 £56.25
% change year-on-year
-24.15% -2.22%
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
2930 2231 1697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.59% 72.48% 72.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1613 1177 819
Average daily rate £400 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 118 81
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.53 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £44.85 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF across the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

TOGAF Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 May 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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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 19 £488 +5.40% 3
Cheshire -3 16 £450 -15.88% 1
Lancashire +2 12 £400 -25.58%
Merseyside -10 5 £475 -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 29 (30.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 28 (29.79%) SOA
3 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (21.28%) Zachman Framework
5 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
6 16 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (17.02%) Oracle
7 15 (15.96%) Finance
8 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (12.77%) Security Cleared
8 12 (12.77%) Security Architecture
9 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (11.70%) SABSA
9 11 (11.70%) CISSP
9 11 (11.70%) ERP
10 10 (10.64%) CESG
10 10 (10.64%) CSS
10 10 (10.64%) Citrix
10 10 (10.64%) Oracle BPM
10 10 (10.64%) CSS3
11 9 (9.57%) Degree
11 9 (9.57%) SQL
11 9 (9.57%) Local Government
12 8 (8.51%) Banking
12 8 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
12 8 (8.51%) Process Management
12 8 (8.51%) Migration
12 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
12 8 (8.51%) NHS

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (3.19%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.19%) Documentum
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.13%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (7.45%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (2.13%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (2.13%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (3.19%) Network Security
1 3 (3.19%) WAN
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) SAN
2 1 (1.06%) LAN
2 1 (1.06%) NAS
2 1 (1.06%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.13%) QlikView
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.06%) EDMS
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.06%) Big Data
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) ERwin
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Local Government
3 8 (8.51%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) Military
5 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (86.17%) Architect
2 33 (35.11%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (13.83%) Technical Architect
4 12 (12.77%) Applications Architect
5 11 (11.70%) Security Architect
6 8 (8.51%) Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Business Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Security Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Information Architect
11 2 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 2 (2.13%) Business Test Analyst
11 2 (2.13%) IT Architect
11 2 (2.13%) Security Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.13%) Digital Architect
11 2 (2.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) CSS
1 10 (10.64%) CSS3
2 7 (7.45%) OAuth
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (7.45%) SAML
2 7 (7.45%) Middleware
3 5 (5.32%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (3.19%) JSON
4 3 (3.19%) Ajax
4 3 (3.19%) HTML
4 3 (3.19%) HTML5
4 3 (3.19%) REST
4 3 (3.19%) Django
5 2 (2.13%) MDX
6 1 (1.06%) .NET
6 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.64%) CESG
3 8 (8.51%) NHS
3 8 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.45%) Open Source
4 7 (7.45%) Informatics
5 6 (6.38%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (4.26%) User Experience
6 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.13%) FlexPod
7 2 (2.13%) Clustering
7 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) Linux
3 2 (2.13%) UNIX
3 2 (2.13%) AIX
3 2 (2.13%) HPUX
3 2 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.85%) Enterprise Architecture
2 28 (29.79%) SOA
3 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (21.28%) Zachman Framework
5 12 (12.77%) Security Architecture
5 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.70%) ERP
6 11 (11.70%) SABSA
7 8 (8.51%) Software Architecture
7 8 (8.51%) Process Management
7 8 (8.51%) Migration
8 7 (7.45%) Data Management
8 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.38%) Project Management
9 6 (6.38%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.38%) CRM
9 6 (6.38%) RUP
9 6 (6.38%) Business Transformation
9 6 (6.38%) Cyber Security
10 5 (5.32%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) SQL
2 5 (5.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.70%) CISSP
3 9 (9.57%) Degree
4 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.32%) ISEB
6 4 (4.26%) CISMP
7 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.06%) MCSE
7 1 (1.06%) MCSA
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.06%) PMP
7 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Basel III
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.02%) Oracle
3 10 (10.64%) Citrix
4 5 (5.32%) Cisco
5 4 (4.26%) VMware
6 3 (3.19%) Symantec
7 2 (2.13%) Cognos
7 2 (2.13%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.13%) Sun
7 2 (2.13%) HP
7 2 (2.13%) Dell
8 1 (1.06%) SAP
8 1 (1.06%) NetApp
8 1 (1.06%) Google
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