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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 230 230 206
Rank change year-on-year
0 -24
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 481 431 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.85% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.13% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 277 285
Average daily rate
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£523 £515 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £510 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £67.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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
39961 37976 33183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.00% 74.83% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25156 22879 19730
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1143 1185
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +2 445 £525 +2.94% 118
London -30 157 £550 +4.76% 56
South East +19 135 £545 +11.79% 19
Berkshire +37 62 £550 +22.22% 7
North West +13 46 £475 -6.86% 6
City of London +4 43 £525 +6.32% 16
Hampshire -16 33 £525 +10.52% 8
West Midlands +9 30 £425 -17.47% 4
Reading +26 29 £650 +44.44% 2
South West -13 29 £515 +6.18% 5
Scotland +17 28 £500 +33.33% 1
East of England +5 24 £485 -15.65% 8
Cheshire +11 23 £463 -9.31%
Yorkshire +11 20 £525 - 13
Southampton -4 17 £525 -19.23% 7
Buckinghamshire +1 15 £538 +43.33% 1
Manchester +2 14 £463 +23.33% 4
Leeds +2 14 £525 - 8
West Yorkshire -1 14 £525 - 10
Wiltshire +12 13 £539 +65.76%
Milton Keynes +2 13 £563 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire +20 12 £485 -8.92% 2
Edinburgh +3 12 £475 +15.99%
Glasgow - 12 £500 - 1
Warrington -2 10 £450 -11.76%
Surrey -7 10 £450 +5.88% 1
Birmingham +5 9 £425 - 2
Bracknell +9 8 £550 +46.66%
Swindon - 8 £539 -
Slough -4 7 £513 +7.89% 2

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 296 (29.28%) Enterprise Architecture
2 213 (21.07%) ITIL
3 183 (18.10%) Finance
4 169 (16.72%) Security Cleared
5 167 (16.52%) Zachman Framework
6 140 (13.85%) Oracle
7 138 (13.65%) SOA
8 137 (13.55%) Agile Software Development
9 122 (12.07%) SC Cleared
10 117 (11.57%) Microsoft
11 110 (10.88%) Java
12 104 (10.29%) UML
13 95 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 90 (8.90%) Degree
15 88 (8.70%) Retail
16 86 (8.51%) Banking
17 85 (8.41%) SQL
18 81 (8.01%) CISSP
19 79 (7.81%) Service Management
19 79 (7.81%) Data Modelling
19 79 (7.81%) Information Security
20 78 (7.72%) IBM
21 77 (7.62%) Project Management
22 73 (7.22%) .NET
23 72 (7.12%) Windows
24 71 (7.02%) SAP
24 71 (7.02%) VMware
25 70 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
26 65 (6.43%) Middleware
27 62 (6.13%) Firewall

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 38 (3.76%) WebSphere
2 24 (2.37%) Apache
3 22 (2.18%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.78%) WebLogic
5 17 (1.68%) IIS
6 16 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.89%) SAS
8 8 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (0.79%) CMS
8 8 (0.79%) WebSphere Process Server
9 7 (0.69%) MQSeries
9 7 (0.69%) MS Exchange
9 7 (0.69%) ArcGIS
10 6 (0.59%) Documentum
10 6 (0.59%) JBoss
10 6 (0.59%) Lync
11 5 (0.49%) Liferay
11 5 (0.49%) Node.js
12 4 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.40%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 44 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.58%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.48%) MS Office
4 5 (0.49%) MS Project
5 4 (0.40%) SPSS
6 2 (0.20%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.099%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.099%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
5 2 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.20%) Misys Midas
5 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.099%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.099%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.099%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.099%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.099%) Tridion
6 1 (0.099%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.099%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.099%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.17%) SaaS
2 14 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.99%) PaaS
4 7 (0.69%) IaaS
5 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.30%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.099%) Office 365
8 1 (0.099%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 62 (6.13%) Firewall
2 40 (3.96%) WAN
3 34 (3.36%) LAN
3 34 (3.36%) SAN
4 32 (3.17%) Network Security
5 23 (2.27%) SSL
6 21 (2.08%) VPN
7 18 (1.78%) MPLS
8 17 (1.68%) HTTP
9 16 (1.58%) NAS
10 14 (1.38%) Internet
11 12 (1.19%) VoIP
11 12 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
12 11 (1.09%) WLAN
12 11 (1.09%) DMZ
13 10 (0.99%) DNS
13 10 (0.99%) NetScaler
14 9 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (0.89%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (3.36%) Big Data
4 32 (3.17%) Hadoop
5 28 (2.77%) Oracle Database
6 25 (2.47%) DB2
7 22 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (1.68%) HPCC
9 12 (1.19%) SAP BW
10 11 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (0.99%) NoSQL
11 10 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (0.99%) SAP HANA
12 9 (0.89%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.69%) SSDT
15 5 (0.49%) Relational Database
15 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.59%) ERwin
3 5 (0.49%) MSTest
3 5 (0.49%) Moq
4 4 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.30%) MSI
5 3 (0.30%) RequisitePro
6 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.099%) Synon
7 1 (0.099%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.099%) Subversion
7 1 (0.099%) Maven
7 1 (0.099%) Selenium
7 1 (0.099%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.099%) YourKit
General
1 183 (18.10%) Finance
2 88 (8.70%) Retail
3 86 (8.51%) Banking
4 35 (3.46%) Telecoms
5 30 (2.97%) Manufacturing
6 24 (2.37%) Retail Banking
7 23 (2.27%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.38%) Local Government
9 13 (1.29%) Legal
10 11 (1.09%) Publishing
10 11 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.99%) Back Office
12 9 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.89%) Billing
13 7 (0.69%) Automotive
13 7 (0.69%) Marketing
14 3 (0.30%) Games
15 2 (0.20%) Military
15 2 (0.20%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.099%) Law
Job Titles
1 849 (83.98%) Architect
2 355 (35.11%) Solutions Architect
3 166 (16.42%) Enterprise Architect
4 98 (9.69%) Technical Architect
5 66 (6.53%) Security Architect
6 56 (5.54%) Data Architect
6 56 (5.54%) Lead Architect
7 43 (4.25%) Senior Architect
8 42 (4.15%) Infrastructure Architect
9 33 (3.26%) Consultant
10 31 (3.07%) Applications Architect
11 30 (2.97%) Business Architect
12 25 (2.47%) Lead Solutions Architect
13 24 (2.37%) Analyst
14 20 (1.98%) Senior Enterprise Architect
15 16 (1.58%) Digital Architect
16 15 (1.48%) Technical Solutions Architect
16 15 (1.48%) Senior Solutions Architect
17 14 (1.38%) Business Analyst
18 13 (1.29%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (7.22%) .NET
2 65 (6.43%) Middleware
3 46 (4.55%) XML
4 38 (3.76%) Web Services
5 36 (3.56%) REST
6 34 (3.36%) SOAP
7 33 (3.26%) OAuth
8 29 (2.87%) SAML
9 27 (2.67%) OpenID
10 23 (2.27%) J2EE
11 22 (2.18%) Java EE
12 21 (2.08%) WSDL
13 18 (1.78%) HTML
14 17 (1.68%) WCF
14 17 (1.68%) JMS
15 15 (1.48%) .NET Framework
15 15 (1.48%) ASP.NET
16 13 (1.29%) JSON
17 11 (1.09%) Spring
18 9 (0.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 59 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (5.24%) Management Information System
3 44 (4.35%) Open Source
4 40 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 31 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (2.67%) CESG
7 20 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 18 (1.78%) NHS
9 17 (1.68%) Data Integration
10 16 (1.58%) Mainframe
11 15 (1.48%) CESG CLAS
12 14 (1.38%) Credit Risk
13 11 (1.09%) User Experience
14 10 (0.99%) GIS
15 9 (0.89%) Thin Client
15 9 (0.89%) Fat Client
16 8 (0.79%) Physics
16 8 (0.79%) Social Media
17 7 (0.69%) PKI
17 7 (0.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 72 (7.12%) Windows
2 45 (4.45%) UNIX
3 38 (3.76%) Linux
4 12 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (1.19%) AIX
5 11 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.89%) Solaris
6 9 (0.89%) zOS
7 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.40%) HPUX
7 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.40%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.30%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.20%) Android
10 1 (0.099%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.099%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.099%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (29.28%) Enterprise Architecture
2 213 (21.07%) ITIL
3 167 (16.52%) Zachman Framework
4 138 (13.65%) SOA
5 137 (13.55%) Agile Software Development
6 104 (10.29%) UML
7 95 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 79 (7.81%) Information Security
8 79 (7.81%) Data Modelling
8 79 (7.81%) Service Management
9 77 (7.62%) Project Management
10 70 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
11 62 (6.13%) Data Architecture
11 62 (6.13%) Security Architecture
12 60 (5.93%) Migration
13 59 (5.84%) Scrum
14 56 (5.54%) PRINCE2
15 55 (5.44%) MODAF
16 52 (5.14%) CRM
17 46 (4.55%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 110 (10.88%) Java
2 85 (8.41%) SQL
3 40 (3.96%) C#
4 22 (2.18%) JavaScript
5 17 (1.68%) C
6 9 (0.89%) ABAP
7 8 (0.79%) Ruby
8 6 (0.59%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.49%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.49%) Delphi
10 4 (0.40%) Pascal
10 4 (0.40%) VB
11 3 (0.30%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.30%) RPG
11 3 (0.30%) COBOL
11 3 (0.30%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.20%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.20%) RPG/400
12 2 (0.20%) RPG IV
12 2 (0.20%) X++
Qualifications
1 169 (16.72%) Security Cleared
2 122 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 90 (8.90%) Degree
4 81 (8.01%) CISSP
5 39 (3.86%) DV Cleared
6 29 (2.87%) ISEB
7 23 (2.27%) CISM
8 20 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (0.99%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.89%) VCP4
12 8 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (0.79%) MCSE
12 8 (0.79%) ISSAP
13 7 (0.69%) CCIE
13 7 (0.69%) CCNP
13 7 (0.69%) CCNA
13 7 (0.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.76%) COBIT
2 32 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.77%) QA
4 12 (1.19%) SLA
5 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.30%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.099%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.099%) Basel III
9 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 41 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.58%) XenApp
4 13 (1.29%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.29%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.49%) vSphere
7 4 (0.40%) XenServer
8 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.099%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.099%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.099%) SAP ITS
9 1 (0.099%) vCloud
9 1 (0.099%) GridGain
9 1 (0.099%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (0.89%) SCCM
2 8 (0.79%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.59%) SCOM
4 4 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.20%) Puppet
6 2 (0.20%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.20%) Netcool
6 2 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.099%) OpenView
7 1 (0.099%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.099%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.099%) OPNET
7 1 (0.099%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.099%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 140 (13.85%) Oracle
2 117 (11.57%) Microsoft
3 78 (7.72%) IBM
4 71 (7.02%) SAP
4 71 (7.02%) VMware
5 58 (5.74%) Cisco
6 41 (4.06%) Citrix
7 26 (2.57%) HP
8 20 (1.98%) Juniper
9 17 (1.68%) TIBCO
10 16 (1.58%) F5
11 15 (1.48%) CheckPoint
11 15 (1.48%) EMC
11 15 (1.48%) Business Objects
12 14 (1.38%) Sitecore
13 12 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.19%) Sun
13 12 (1.19%) Splunk
14 10 (0.99%) NetApp
15 9 (0.89%) Google
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