The table below looks at the statistics for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 114 129 91
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -38
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 24 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 0.41% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.53% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 26
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £430 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £494 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £500 £483
% change year-on-year
-2.75% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.72 £55.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-24.15% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2335 2449 1599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.06% 76.87% 70.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1503 1532 991
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 108 67
Average hourly rate £36.40 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £13.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TOGAF across the South West region.

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in the South West

TOGAF
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

TOGAF Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
Dorset +7 6 - - 2
Wiltshire - 6 £550 -
Bristol +3 4 £388 -11.42%
Gloucestershire -8 4 £625 - 5
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 20 (37.74%) ITIL
2 16 (30.19%) SOA
2 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
3 15 (28.30%) Finance
4 14 (26.42%) WAN
5 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (18.87%) LAN
6 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
7 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
7 9 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (16.98%) Zachman Framework
7 9 (16.98%) Firewall
7 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
7 9 (16.98%) QA
8 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (15.09%) Middleware
8 8 (15.09%) UML
8 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (13.21%) IBM
9 7 (13.21%) SAP
9 7 (13.21%) Java
9 7 (13.21%) TIBCO
9 7 (13.21%) Project Management
9 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.21%) Security Management
9 7 (13.21%) Information Security
9 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
9 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
9 7 (13.21%) JSON
9 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 (7.55%) WebLogic
1 4 (7.55%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) Lync
3 2 (3.77%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.77%) Liferay
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.89%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
4 1 (1.89%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.89%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.89%) Tridion
3 1 (1.89%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) SaaS
2 3 (5.66%) PaaS
3 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) WAN
2 10 (18.87%) LAN
3 9 (16.98%) Firewall
4 6 (11.32%) VPN
5 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
5 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (3.77%) SAN
7 1 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) EDRMS
6 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.77%) OLTP
6 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 5 (9.43%) Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.66%) Local Government
6 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.77%) Marketing
6 2 (3.77%) Electronics
6 2 (3.77%) Back Office
7 1 (1.89%) Legal
7 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (84.91%) Architect
2 23 (43.40%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (15.09%) Technical Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Security Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Data Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Digital Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Service Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Design Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Network Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) Middleware
2 7 (13.21%) JSON
3 4 (7.55%) OAuth
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) XSD
4 3 (5.66%) SOAP
4 3 (5.66%) .NET
4 3 (5.66%) WSDL
4 3 (5.66%) Java EE
4 3 (5.66%) REST
5 2 (3.77%) Spring
5 2 (3.77%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.77%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.89%) JMS
6 1 (1.89%) WCF
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.89%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) GIS
5 2 (3.77%) DTV
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) AIX
3 1 (1.89%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) zOS
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) ITIL
2 16 (30.19%) SOA
3 12 (22.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
4 9 (16.98%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (15.09%) UML
5 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) Project Management
6 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (13.21%) Security Management
6 7 (13.21%) Information Security
6 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (11.32%) Security Architecture
7 6 (11.32%) Workflow
7 6 (11.32%) CRM
7 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.43%) B2B
8 5 (9.43%) B2C
8 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) Java
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) X++
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
2 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) Degree
3 6 (11.32%) ISEB
4 5 (9.43%) CISSP
4 5 (9.43%) CISM
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) QA
2 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (9.43%) COBIT
3 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.77%) Solvency II
5 1 (1.89%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Ceph
1 2 (3.77%) GPFS
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Puppet
1 2 (3.77%) SCCM
1 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) IBM
2 7 (13.21%) SAP
2 7 (13.21%) TIBCO
3 6 (11.32%) Oracle
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) Citrix
5 4 (7.55%) Sitecore
5 4 (7.55%) VMware
6 3 (5.66%) Nokia
6 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.66%) F5
7 2 (3.77%) EMC
7 2 (3.77%) Unisys
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) Informatica
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) ESRI