The first table below looks at the demand for TOGAF skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 10 July 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 West Midlands 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 77 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 37 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.57% 0.33% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 0.50% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 8
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +36.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £488 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.80 - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £73.75 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-25.42% +28.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1758 1195 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.40% 65.05% 67.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 597 738
Average daily rate £370 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% +2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 55 63
Average hourly rate £33.55 £37.80 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% +55.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.45 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
TOGAF
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TOGAF
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

TOGAF Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TOGAF
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TOGAF across the West Midlands region.

TOGAF Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TOGAF
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TOGAF across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

TOGAF Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

TOGAF
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF across the West Midlands region.

TOGAF Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
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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
Birmingham 0 8 £488 -7.14%
Warwickshire -2 2 - -
Walsall - 1 £475 - 2
Staffordshire - - - -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (29.69%) SOA
3 13 (20.31%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (20.31%) IBM
4 12 (18.75%) SAP
4 12 (18.75%) Finance
5 11 (17.19%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (17.19%) ITIL
5 11 (17.19%) Oracle
5 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.63%) ETL
6 10 (15.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 9 (14.06%) Data Mapping
7 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
7 9 (14.06%) WebSphere
8 8 (12.50%) Migration
8 8 (12.50%) RUP
8 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 8 (12.50%) Analytics
9 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
9 7 (10.94%) Middleware
9 7 (10.94%) ERP
9 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
9 7 (10.94%) UML
9 7 (10.94%) Java
9 7 (10.94%) .NET
9 7 (10.94%) Automotive

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (14.06%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.56%) Drupal
2 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) LAN
1 4 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
2 2 (3.13%) Wireless
2 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.69%) OLAP
2 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.69%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Automotive
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (90.63%) Architect
2 18 (28.13%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (26.56%) Integration Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Data Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.25%) SOA Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Business Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Junior Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Applications Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Junior
9 2 (3.13%) Project Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (10.94%) .NET
2 7 (10.94%) Middleware
3 6 (9.38%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (9.38%) Web Services
4 2 (3.13%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) XSD
5 1 (1.56%) XSLT
5 1 (1.56%) WSDL
5 1 (1.56%) SOAP
5 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.81%) DataPower
2 5 (7.81%) Open Source
2 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) AIX
3 1 (1.56%) Solaris
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (29.69%) SOA
3 13 (20.31%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (17.19%) ITIL
4 11 (17.19%) Zachman Framework
5 10 (15.63%) ETL
6 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
6 9 (14.06%) Data Mapping
7 8 (12.50%) Analytics
7 8 (12.50%) RUP
7 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 8 (12.50%) Migration
8 7 (10.94%) ERP
8 7 (10.94%) UML
8 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.38%) Data Migration
9 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.38%) Project Management
9 6 (9.38%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.56%) C#
2 1 (1.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) Degree
4 2 (3.13%) MBA
4 2 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.13%) MCSE
4 2 (3.13%) ISEB
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.69%) COBIT
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.13%) XenApp
1 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.56%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.56%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) IBM
2 12 (18.75%) SAP
3 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.19%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco
5 3 (4.69%) VMware
6 2 (3.13%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.13%) HP
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.56%) webMethods
7 1 (1.56%) Green Hat
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: 450 to 500 per day GBP
Posted: 16 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
ARM Technology
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £528.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago