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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 130 90 95
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +5
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 20 50 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 1.58% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 2.17% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 32 10
Average daily rate
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£500 £539 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +13.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £475 £472
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £511 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.20% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £43.98 £71.25
% change year-on-year
+35.30% -38.28%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2532 2308 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.70% 72.99% 72.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1697 1522 1050
Average daily rate £400 £395 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 89 71
Average hourly rate £39.25 £34.85 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +54.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Wiltshire 0 8 £418 -23.39% 1
Dorset +4 4 £588 - 1
Bristol -18 3 £640 +25.49% 3
Devon -12 2 £313 -44.69% 1
Gloucestershire -7 1 - - 2
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (27.08%) SOA
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) Client/Server
4 10 (20.83%) UML
4 10 (20.83%) ITIL
4 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (20.83%) Programme Management
4 10 (20.83%) Banking
5 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (18.75%) Finance
5 9 (18.75%) Information Security
6 8 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (14.58%) Business Continuity
7 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
8 6 (12.50%) MODAF
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 6 (12.50%) WAN
9 5 (10.42%) Citrix
9 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.42%) SAP
9 5 (10.42%) CRM
9 5 (10.42%) VMware
9 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
9 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
9 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
2 2 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.08%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.08%) ArcSDE
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) PaaS
1 2 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) WAN
2 4 (8.33%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) LAN
3 3 (6.25%) VPN
3 3 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) SCCP
4 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.08%) NAS
4 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Big Data
4 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) Rational Rose
General
1 10 (20.83%) Banking
2 9 (18.75%) Finance
3 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.33%) Retail
5 3 (6.25%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.17%) Marketing
6 2 (4.17%) Electronics
6 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.08%) Legal
7 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) Architect
2 16 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Data Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Middleware Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Middleware
1 3 (6.25%) JSON
2 2 (4.17%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.17%) jQuery
2 2 (4.17%) OAuth
2 2 (4.17%) HTML5
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) XSD
3 1 (2.08%) JMS
3 1 (2.08%) WSDL
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) Java EE
3 1 (2.08%) REST
3 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.92%) Client/Server
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 2 (4.17%) Clustering
5 2 (4.17%) DTV
5 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.08%) GIS
6 1 (2.08%) CESG
6 1 (2.08%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
1 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) AIX
2 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) SOA
2 10 (20.83%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) UML
2 10 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (20.83%) Programme Management
3 9 (18.75%) Information Security
3 9 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (14.58%) Business Continuity
5 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (12.50%) MODAF
7 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.42%) CRM
7 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 4 (8.33%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) Java
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) PHP
3 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) CISSP
5 2 (4.17%) CISM
5 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.17%) Solvency II
2 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.17%) XenApp
2 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
2 2 (4.17%) GPFS
2 2 (4.17%) Ceph
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) SAP
2 5 (10.42%) Citrix
2 5 (10.42%) VMware
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
4 3 (6.25%) IBM
4 3 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) CommVault
5 2 (4.17%) Hitachi
5 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.17%) Veeam
5 2 (4.17%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.17%) Zerto
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle
6 1 (2.08%) ESRI
6 1 (2.08%) F5
6 1 (2.08%) Nokia
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com