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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 115 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 29 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.91% 1.03% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.39% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 23
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% +19.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £423 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £675 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £510 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
2367 2085 1785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.41% 73.99% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1272 1122
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 £288 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 90 78
Average hourly rate £36.45 £22.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.00% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.31 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +11 13 £539 +65.76%
Bristol -10 5 £463 +5.71% 2
Gloucestershire -14 3 - -
Dorset -2 2 - - 2
Somerset - 1 £650 -
Devon - - - - 1
Avon - - - -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (38.10%) ITIL
2 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
3 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
3 19 (30.16%) Finance
4 17 (26.98%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (25.40%) IBM
6 15 (23.81%) SAP
6 15 (23.81%) Windows
6 15 (23.81%) SOA
7 13 (20.63%) UNIX
7 13 (20.63%) Oracle
8 12 (19.05%) Retail
8 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 10 (15.87%) Java
9 10 (15.87%) UML
10 9 (14.29%) ISEB
10 9 (14.29%) Project Management
10 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 9 (14.29%) Banking
11 8 (12.70%) Degree
11 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
11 8 (12.70%) VMware
11 8 (12.70%) Cisco
11 8 (12.70%) WAN
11 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (12.70%) DB2
12 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 7 (11.11%) SQL

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.76%) Liferay
2 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.76%) SAS
3 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) ArcSDE
4 1 (1.59%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.59%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.59%) Tridion
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.59%) Summit
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) WAN
2 6 (9.52%) LAN
3 5 (7.94%) Firewall
4 3 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (3.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) DB2
1 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.76%) EDRMS
2 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) OLTP
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Retail
3 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 9 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.52%) Retail Banking
5 5 (7.94%) Local Government
6 2 (3.17%) Back Office
6 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (93.65%) Architect
2 27 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (23.81%) Technical Architect
4 8 (12.70%) Applications Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Active Directory Specialist
5 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.17%) IT Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Digital Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.59%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Service Design Manager
8 1 (1.59%) Service Design Architect
8 1 (1.59%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.59%) Data Modeller
8 1 (1.59%) Network Architect
8 1 (1.59%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) Middleware
2 4 (6.35%) Web Services
2 4 (6.35%) JSON
3 3 (4.76%) Spring MVC
3 3 (4.76%) .NET
3 3 (4.76%) Spring
4 2 (3.17%) XSD
4 2 (3.17%) WSDL
4 2 (3.17%) SOAP
4 2 (3.17%) OAuth
4 2 (3.17%) Java EE
4 2 (3.17%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.59%) XML
5 1 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.52%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.94%) Data Integration
5 4 (6.35%) Mainframe
5 4 (6.35%) Open Source
6 3 (4.76%) N-Tier
6 3 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (3.17%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.17%) GIS
7 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.17%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) UNIX
3 7 (11.11%) zOS
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) ITIL
2 17 (26.98%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.81%) SOA
5 10 (15.87%) UML
6 9 (14.29%) Project Management
7 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (11.11%) Data Architecture
8 6 (9.52%) Information Architecture
8 6 (9.52%) CRM
8 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.52%) Process Management
8 6 (9.52%) Data Security
9 5 (7.94%) ITSM
9 5 (7.94%) Identity Management
9 5 (7.94%) Service Management
9 5 (7.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) C#
3 5 (7.94%) Delphi
4 2 (3.17%) X++
5 1 (1.59%) Ruby
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.29%) ISEB
4 8 (12.70%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) CISSP
5 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.76%) CISM
6 1 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.59%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (7.94%) COBIT
3 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.59%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.59%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Varnish
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.40%) IBM
3 15 (23.81%) SAP
4 13 (20.63%) Oracle
5 8 (12.70%) Cisco
5 8 (12.70%) VMware
6 6 (9.52%) TIBCO
6 6 (9.52%) Unisys
6 6 (9.52%) Sun
6 6 (9.52%) EMC
6 6 (9.52%) Citrix
7 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.17%) Nokia
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.17%) Sitecore
8 2 (3.17%) F5
9 1 (1.59%) ESRI
9 1 (1.59%) Informatica