The table below looks at the statistics for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 225 236 243
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 475 394 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.82% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.10% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 262 243
Average daily rate
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£510 £515 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £648 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £513 £463
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £44.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.75 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend

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

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TOGAF within the UK.

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TOGAF
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

TOGAF Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TOGAF
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF within the UK.

TOGAF Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TOGAF
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England +20 431 £525 +2.94% 114
London -19 173 £550 +6.79% 46
South East +35 114 £525 +10.52% 17
Berkshire +30 49 £545 +21.11% 4
North West +13 43 £480 -5.88% 11
City of London +9 40 £510 +7.36% 14
Scotland +15 38 £475 +8.57% 4
South West -10 29 £500 +5.26% 9
West Midlands +13 27 £450 -18.18% 7
Edinburgh +10 27 £475 +8.57% 1
Hampshire -11 27 £500 +5.26% 5
Yorkshire +16 25 £438 -16.66% 10
Cheshire +15 20 £475 -6.86% 6
East of England +4 19 £485 -18.14% 6
West Yorkshire +10 18 £475 -9.52% 4
Reading +16 15 £725 +46.83% 2
Wiltshire +8 15 £538 +65.38% 2
Surrey 0 14 £463 +21.71% 4
Manchester +8 13 £450 -7.69% 4
Leeds -1 13 £525 - 3
Hertfordshire - 12 £485 - 1
Southampton -5 10 £525 -20.75% 5
Buckinghamshire -7 10 £475 +2.70% 1
Milton Keynes -8 10 £475 +26.66% 1
Glasgow - 10 £425 - 3
Bracknell +7 7 £550 +46.66%
Birmingham +4 7 £425 - 5
Slough -1 7 £513 +13.88% 1
Oxfordshire -10 7 £500 -23.07% 3
West Bromwich - 7 £425 -

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 320 (30.48%) Enterprise Architecture
2 232 (22.10%) ITIL
3 185 (17.62%) Finance
3 185 (17.62%) Security Cleared
4 180 (17.14%) Zachman Framework
5 158 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
5 158 (15.05%) Oracle
6 145 (13.81%) SOA
7 137 (13.05%) Microsoft
8 131 (12.48%) SC Cleared
9 118 (11.24%) Java
10 107 (10.19%) UML
11 99 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 96 (9.14%) CISSP
13 95 (9.05%) Degree
14 94 (8.95%) IBM
15 87 (8.29%) SQL
16 85 (8.10%) Retail
16 85 (8.10%) Information Security
17 84 (8.00%) Banking
18 83 (7.90%) Migration
18 83 (7.90%) Service Management
18 83 (7.90%) Data Modelling
19 79 (7.52%) SAP
20 77 (7.33%) Windows
21 76 (7.24%) Project Management
22 74 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
23 71 (6.76%) .NET
23 71 (6.76%) VMware
24 70 (6.67%) Security Architecture

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 45 (4.29%) WebSphere
2 25 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.62%) WebLogic
3 17 (1.62%) IIS
3 17 (1.62%) Apache
4 16 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (1.05%) WebSphere Process Server
6 11 (1.05%) Lync
7 9 (0.86%) ArcGIS
7 9 (0.86%) CMS
8 8 (0.76%) MQSeries
9 7 (0.67%) SAS
10 6 (0.57%) Drupal
10 6 (0.57%) JBoss
11 5 (0.48%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.48%) Node.js
12 4 (0.38%) Moodle
12 4 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 53 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 17 (1.62%) MS Office
4 7 (0.67%) MS Project
5 2 (0.19%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.19%) SPSS
6 1 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.095%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 9 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.29%) Misys Midas
6 3 (0.29%) VisionPLUS
7 2 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.095%) Tridion
8 1 (0.095%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.095%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.095%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.095%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.24%) SaaS
2 18 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.14%) PaaS
4 11 (1.05%) IaaS
5 6 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.29%) Office 365
7 3 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
8 2 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.095%) Yammer
9 1 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.90%) Firewall
2 44 (4.19%) WAN
3 38 (3.62%) LAN
4 30 (2.86%) SSL
5 29 (2.76%) SAN
6 25 (2.38%) HTTP
7 23 (2.19%) Network Security
8 21 (2.00%) MPLS
9 18 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (1.62%) Internet
10 17 (1.62%) VPN
11 16 (1.52%) VoIP
12 13 (1.24%) DNS
12 13 (1.24%) NAS
13 11 (1.05%) WLAN
13 11 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (0.95%) NetScaler
14 10 (0.95%) FTP
14 10 (0.95%) DMZ
15 9 (0.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
1 53 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.62%) Big Data
3 34 (3.24%) DB2
4 32 (3.05%) Hadoop
5 24 (2.29%) Oracle Database
5 24 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (1.62%) HPCC
6 17 (1.62%) MongoDB
7 15 (1.43%) NoSQL
8 13 (1.24%) SAP BW
9 12 (1.14%) MySQL
10 10 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (0.86%) SAP HANA
11 9 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.57%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (0.67%) ERwin
1 7 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.48%) Moq
2 5 (0.48%) MSTest
3 4 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.29%) RequisitePro
4 3 (0.29%) MSI
4 3 (0.29%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.19%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.095%) Synon
6 1 (0.095%) Maven
6 1 (0.095%) Subversion
6 1 (0.095%) YourKit
6 1 (0.095%) Selenium
6 1 (0.095%) Git (software)
General
1 185 (17.62%) Finance
2 85 (8.10%) Retail
3 84 (8.00%) Banking
4 38 (3.62%) Manufacturing
5 37 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.29%) Investment Banking
7 23 (2.19%) Retail Banking
8 14 (1.33%) Marketing
9 13 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (1.14%) Legal
10 12 (1.14%) Local Government
11 11 (1.05%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.76%) Back Office
13 7 (0.67%) Publishing
14 6 (0.57%) Games
14 6 (0.57%) Automotive
14 6 (0.57%) Law
14 6 (0.57%) Billing
15 4 (0.38%) Electronics
16 3 (0.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 858 (81.71%) Architect
2 342 (32.57%) Solutions Architect
3 185 (17.62%) Enterprise Architect
4 103 (9.81%) Technical Architect
5 60 (5.71%) Security Architect
6 56 (5.33%) Lead Architect
7 49 (4.67%) Data Architect
8 48 (4.57%) Infrastructure Architect
9 44 (4.19%) Senior Architect
10 39 (3.71%) Consultant
11 29 (2.76%) Applications Architect
12 25 (2.38%) Business Architect
13 23 (2.19%) Analyst
14 19 (1.81%) Senior Enterprise Architect
14 19 (1.81%) Lead Solutions Architect
15 15 (1.43%) Business Analyst
15 15 (1.43%) Software Engineer
15 15 (1.43%) Digital Architect
16 14 (1.33%) Security Consultant
16 14 (1.33%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (6.76%) .NET
2 67 (6.38%) Middleware
3 48 (4.57%) REST
4 45 (4.29%) XML
5 38 (3.62%) Web Services
6 35 (3.33%) SOAP
7 28 (2.67%) WSDL
8 27 (2.57%) OAuth
9 26 (2.48%) JMS
10 25 (2.38%) SAML
10 25 (2.38%) OpenID
11 20 (1.90%) J2EE
11 20 (1.90%) HTML
12 19 (1.81%) .NET Framework
12 19 (1.81%) Java EE
13 18 (1.71%) WCF
14 17 (1.62%) Ajax
15 16 (1.52%) JSON
15 16 (1.52%) ASP.NET
16 14 (1.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 68 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 54 (5.14%) Computer Science
4 49 (4.67%) Open Source
5 41 (3.90%) CESG
6 38 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.29%) Data Structures
7 24 (2.29%) CESG CLAS
8 22 (2.10%) Mainframe
9 21 (2.00%) Data Integration
10 18 (1.71%) NHS
11 14 (1.33%) Credit Risk
12 11 (1.05%) User Experience
12 11 (1.05%) Mobile App
13 10 (0.95%) iSeries
13 10 (0.95%) RMADS
14 8 (0.76%) Social Media
14 8 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
14 8 (0.76%) Physics
15 7 (0.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 77 (7.33%) Windows
2 52 (4.95%) UNIX
3 49 (4.67%) Linux
4 14 (1.33%) zOS
5 13 (1.24%) AIX
6 11 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.76%) Solaris
8 5 (0.48%) HPUX
8 5 (0.48%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.38%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.29%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.19%) Android
12 1 (0.095%) MVS
12 1 (0.095%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.095%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (30.48%) Enterprise Architecture
2 232 (22.10%) ITIL
3 180 (17.14%) Zachman Framework
4 158 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (13.81%) SOA
6 107 (10.19%) UML
7 99 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 85 (8.10%) Information Security
9 83 (7.90%) Migration
9 83 (7.90%) Service Management
9 83 (7.90%) Data Modelling
10 76 (7.24%) Project Management
11 74 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
12 70 (6.67%) Security Architecture
13 67 (6.38%) Scrum
14 65 (6.19%) Technical Architecture
14 65 (6.19%) Data Architecture
15 54 (5.14%) MODAF
16 50 (4.76%) PRINCE2
17 46 (4.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 118 (11.24%) Java
2 87 (8.29%) SQL
3 43 (4.10%) C#
4 25 (2.38%) C
5 19 (1.81%) JavaScript
6 11 (1.05%) Ruby
7 9 (0.86%) Delphi
8 8 (0.76%) ABAP
9 7 (0.67%) C++
9 7 (0.67%) VB.NET
10 6 (0.57%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.48%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.48%) PHP
12 4 (0.38%) Scala
12 4 (0.38%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.38%) RPG
12 4 (0.38%) VB
12 4 (0.38%) Pascal
13 3 (0.29%) Python
13 3 (0.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 185 (17.62%) Security Cleared
2 131 (12.48%) SC Cleared
3 96 (9.14%) CISSP
4 95 (9.05%) Degree
5 40 (3.81%) DV Cleared
6 27 (2.57%) ISEB
7 26 (2.48%) CISM
8 15 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (1.43%) ISSAP
8 15 (1.43%) CISA
9 14 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (1.14%) BC Cleared
11 11 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (0.76%) CCNP
14 7 (0.67%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.67%) CCNA
14 7 (0.67%) MCSE
15 6 (0.57%) CCDA
15 6 (0.57%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.38%) COBIT
2 39 (3.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (2.57%) QA
4 17 (1.62%) SLA
5 9 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.48%) BS7799
6 5 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.29%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.095%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.095%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.095%) Basel III
System Software
1 55 (5.24%) Active Directory
2 41 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.52%) XenApp
4 15 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.24%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.57%) vSphere
7 5 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.38%) XenServer
9 2 (0.19%) HDFS
9 2 (0.19%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.095%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.095%) vCloud
10 1 (0.095%) GridGain
10 1 (0.095%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.095%) SAP ITS
10 1 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (0.86%) SCCM
2 7 (0.67%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.57%) SCOM
4 4 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (0.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (0.29%) Oozie
5 3 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.19%) Puppet
6 2 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.095%) OpenView
7 1 (0.095%) Netcool
7 1 (0.095%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.095%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.095%) OPNET
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.095%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.095%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 158 (15.05%) Oracle
2 137 (13.05%) Microsoft
3 94 (8.95%) IBM
4 79 (7.52%) SAP
5 71 (6.76%) VMware
6 66 (6.29%) Cisco
7 37 (3.52%) Citrix
8 27 (2.57%) HP
9 25 (2.38%) Juniper
10 15 (1.43%) EMC
10 15 (1.43%) Business Objects
11 14 (1.33%) TIBCO
11 14 (1.33%) Sun
12 13 (1.24%) CheckPoint
12 13 (1.24%) F5
13 12 (1.14%) Splunk
13 12 (1.14%) Sitecore
13 12 (1.14%) Google
13 12 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.14%) Dell
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harris Global
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 - 700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £650 - 750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £575 - 600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
DP Connect
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Docklands
CPS Group
Rate: £399 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £430 - £460 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago