The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 86 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 30 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.30% 0.91% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.28% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £515 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.47% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £700
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1586 1567 1268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.96% 71.19% 69.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 820 634
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 82 98
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £155.00 £37.80
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 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 4 March 2015.

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 4 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
Birmingham +7 9 £425 - 2
Warwickshire -5 5 £463 -2.63% 1
Shropshire - 3 £485 -
Coventry +2 1 £425 -17.47%
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 14 (24.56%) UML
2 13 (22.81%) SQL
3 11 (19.30%) Finance
3 11 (19.30%) PRINCE2
3 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.79%) Oracle
5 8 (14.04%) ITIL
5 8 (14.04%) Project Management
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
5 8 (14.04%) Security Architecture
6 7 (12.28%) Open Source
6 7 (12.28%) Network Security
6 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (12.28%) SSDT
6 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
6 7 (12.28%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
6 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.28%) NHS
7 6 (10.53%) Middleware
7 6 (10.53%) .NET
7 6 (10.53%) Java
7 6 (10.53%) RUP
7 6 (10.53%) DSDM
7 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
7 6 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 4 (7.02%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Network Security
2 4 (7.02%) FTP
2 4 (7.02%) Internet
3 2 (3.51%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) SSL
4 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SSDT
2 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.02%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.26%) Big Data
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.75%) Synon
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.77%) Automotive
4 3 (5.26%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (80.70%) Architect
2 15 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (22.81%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Information Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Chief Technology Officer
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Enterprise Architect
8 1 (1.75%) ICT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Middleware
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 4 (7.02%) EDI
3 2 (3.51%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) XSLT
3 2 (3.51%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Open Source
1 7 (12.28%) NHS
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.02%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.02%) User Experience
4 2 (3.51%) PKI
4 2 (3.51%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.75%) Telematics
5 1 (1.75%) iSeries
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) PMI
5 1 (1.75%) CESG
5 1 (1.75%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.75%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) UML
2 11 (19.30%) PRINCE2
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
3 8 (14.04%) Project Management
3 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.04%) Security Architecture
4 7 (12.28%) Zachman Framework
4 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.28%) Business Continuity
4 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.53%) RUP
5 6 (10.53%) DSDM
5 6 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 6 (10.53%) MODAF
6 5 (8.77%) Use Case
7 4 (7.02%) Scrum
7 4 (7.02%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) Java
3 4 (7.02%) C
3 4 (7.02%) VB
3 4 (7.02%) Pascal
4 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) COBOL
4 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.75%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.26%) CISSP
4 3 (5.26%) PMP
5 1 (1.75%) VCP4
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CCIE
5 1 (1.75%) CCNP
5 1 (1.75%) CCNA
5 1 (1.75%) MCSE
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) ISSAP
5 1 (1.75%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) XenApp
2 1 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
1 1 (1.75%) SCOM
1 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
4 2 (3.51%) Juniper
4 2 (3.51%) Lotus
5 1 (1.75%) F5
5 1 (1.75%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (1.75%) CA
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Websense
5 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.75%) McAfee
5 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
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