The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 126 89 134
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +45
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 18 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 1.46% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 2.08% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 3
Average daily rate £485 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £685 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £480 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2508 1631 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.72% 70.12% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1015 1521
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 60 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
TOGAF
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -17 7 £431 +18.15%
Somerset -11 3 £450 - 3
Gloucestershire - 3 £500 - 2
Wiltshire - - - - 1
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 13 (32.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (30.00%) Project Management
4 11 (27.50%) SOA
5 10 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (22.50%) Finance
7 8 (20.00%) ERP
7 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
9 6 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
9 6 (15.00%) Summit
9 6 (15.00%) ISO 9001
9 6 (15.00%) ITIL
9 6 (15.00%) Java
9 6 (15.00%) ISO 14001
10 5 (12.50%) QA
10 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
11 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (10.00%) MODAF
11 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.00%) Process Management
11 4 (10.00%) .NET
11 4 (10.00%) Oracle
11 4 (10.00%) SAP
11 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 4 (10.00%) Windows
11 4 (10.00%) Linux
12 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
12 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Summit
2 2 (5.00%) MoSes
2 2 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) ERwin
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Architect
2 13 (32.50%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Business Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Head of Architecture
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Assurance Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Data Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Business Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Programme Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Solutions Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Requirements Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) REST
3 2 (5.00%) Spring
3 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (5.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 2 (5.00%) SOAP
3 2 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) XSD
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) CESG
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) AIX
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 13 (32.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (30.00%) Project Management
4 11 (27.50%) SOA
5 10 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (20.00%) ERP
6 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
7 6 (15.00%) ITIL
8 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.00%) MODAF
9 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.00%) Process Management
9 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.50%) Business Transformation
11 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
11 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
11 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) ABAP
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) C++
3 1 (2.50%) AWK
3 1 (2.50%) sed
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) CISSP
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (15.00%) ISO 14001
2 5 (12.50%) QA
3 2 (5.00%) Solvency II
3 2 (5.00%) P3O
4 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
1 4 (10.00%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) VMware
2 3 (7.50%) Informatica
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.00%) Kalido
3 2 (5.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.50%) Remedy
4 1 (2.50%) DataFlux
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400-£500pd
Posted: 19 days ago