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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 96 103 104
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 51 9 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.51% 0.42% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.59% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 12
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£575 £472 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.89% -0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £638 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.98 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-32.34% -
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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
2471 1528 2112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.32% 70.87% 68.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1675 1021 1233
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 89 154
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.55 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
Devon -7 19 £600 +20.00% 1
Wiltshire -1 13 £575 - 4
Bristol -18 10 £450 +9.96% 4
Gloucestershire - 5 - -
Somerset - 1 £575 -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 23 (30.67%) ITIL
4 22 (29.33%) Java
4 22 (29.33%) Finance
5 21 (28.00%) SAP
5 21 (28.00%) Windows
5 21 (28.00%) IBM
6 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (24.00%) Oracle
8 17 (22.67%) UNIX
8 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
9 16 (21.33%) Migration
10 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (20.00%) Information Assurance
11 14 (18.67%) DB2
12 13 (17.33%) SQL
12 13 (17.33%) Data Modelling
13 12 (16.00%) SOA
13 12 (16.00%) Project Management
13 12 (16.00%) VMware
13 12 (16.00%) Data Architecture
14 11 (14.67%) Information Architecture
14 11 (14.67%) Reference Data
14 11 (14.67%) Zachman Framework
14 11 (14.67%) Cisco
14 11 (14.67%) Sun
14 11 (14.67%) zOS
15 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
15 10 (13.33%) UML

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 7 (9.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.67%) SAS
3 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.33%) JBoss
3 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.33%) Drupal
3 1 (1.33%) Liferay
3 1 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Summit
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Misys Midas
2 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.00%) SaaS
2 3 (4.00%) PaaS
2 3 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) VPN
1 4 (5.33%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) SSL
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) DB2
2 8 (10.67%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.00%) Big Data
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) ERwin
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.00%) Retail
4 6 (8.00%) Banking
5 5 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 4 (5.33%) Local Government
7 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (73.33%) Architect
2 21 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (21.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 14 (18.67%) Technical Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Information Assurance Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Information Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Applications Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Designer
8 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Designer
9 3 (4.00%) Active Directory Specialist
9 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Data Migration Manager
10 2 (2.67%) Cloud Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 2 (2.67%) Data Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Data Manager
10 2 (2.67%) IT Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) Middleware
2 6 (8.00%) Web Services
3 4 (5.33%) REST
4 3 (4.00%) Java EE
4 3 (4.00%) XML
4 3 (4.00%) LAMP
4 3 (4.00%) J2EE
4 3 (4.00%) SOAP
5 2 (2.67%) JMS
5 2 (2.67%) WSDL
6 1 (1.33%) Spring
6 1 (1.33%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Reference Data
2 10 (13.33%) Open Source
3 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.33%) Replication
4 7 (9.33%) Mainframe
4 7 (9.33%) Data Integration
5 6 (8.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (8.00%) CESG
6 5 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.00%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.33%) iSeries
10 1 (1.33%) SWIFT
10 1 (1.33%) NHS
10 1 (1.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Windows
2 17 (22.67%) UNIX
3 11 (14.67%) zOS
4 9 (12.00%) Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 23 (30.67%) ITIL
3 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.33%) Migration
5 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 13 (17.33%) Data Modelling
7 12 (16.00%) SOA
7 12 (16.00%) Project Management
7 12 (16.00%) Data Architecture
8 11 (14.67%) Information Architecture
8 11 (14.67%) Zachman Framework
9 10 (13.33%) Process Improvement
9 10 (13.33%) Data Security
9 10 (13.33%) UML
10 9 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (10.67%) Validation
11 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
12 7 (9.33%) Information Management
12 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) Java
2 13 (17.33%) SQL
3 9 (12.00%) C#
3 9 (12.00%) Delphi
4 2 (2.67%) C
5 1 (1.33%) RPG/400
5 1 (1.33%) RPG IV
5 1 (1.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.33%) ISEB
3 6 (8.00%) Degree
3 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) CCNP
4 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.00%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.67%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.00%) IBM
2 21 (28.00%) SAP
3 18 (24.00%) Oracle
4 12 (16.00%) VMware
5 11 (14.67%) Cisco
5 11 (14.67%) Sun
6 7 (9.33%) Casewise
7 6 (8.00%) EMC
7 6 (8.00%) Citrix
7 6 (8.00%) Unisys
8 5 (6.67%) HP
9 4 (5.33%) Brocade
9 4 (5.33%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.33%) BT
11 1 (1.33%) Software AG
11 1 (1.33%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.33%) ForgeRock
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
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