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 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 81 94 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 27 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.27% 0.71% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.01% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £585 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £511 £463
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +10.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.75 £51.25
% change year-on-year
- -16.58%
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
1449 1480 1247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.03% 69.94% 67.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 794 615
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 79 108
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £77.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 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 28 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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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 +2 7 £425 - 4
West Bromwich - 7 £425 -
Warwickshire -7 2 £475 -20.83% 1
Shropshire - 2 - -
Coventry +2 1 £425 -
Herefordshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 15 (23.44%) UML
1 15 (23.44%) Security Architecture
2 14 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (21.88%) Finance
3 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.75%) SQL
4 12 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 11 (17.19%) Oracle
6 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (12.50%) ISSAP
7 8 (12.50%) Middleware
7 8 (12.50%) Project Management
7 8 (12.50%) CA
8 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.94%) MODAF
8 7 (10.94%) Use Case
8 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
9 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (9.38%) Open Source
9 6 (9.38%) SSDT
9 6 (9.38%) Project Planning
9 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
9 6 (9.38%) Data Structures
9 6 (9.38%) Scrum
9 6 (9.38%) Manufacturing
9 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (6.25%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.13%) TPMS
2 2 (3.13%) CICS
2 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) WAN
1 5 (7.81%) LAN
2 4 (6.25%) Network Security
2 4 (6.25%) Internet
2 4 (6.25%) FTP
3 3 (4.69%) VoIP
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
4 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.13%) ATM
5 1 (1.56%) SSL
5 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SSDT
2 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) Informix
4 2 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.56%) Synon
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.81%) Automotive
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (82.81%) Architect
2 16 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (21.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 12 (18.75%) Technical Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Data Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Chief Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Security Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Chief Technical Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Data Modeller
6 2 (3.13%) Systems Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.13%) IT Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Security Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Analyst
7 1 (1.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) Middleware
2 6 (9.38%) .NET
3 4 (6.25%) EDI
4 2 (3.13%) OAuth2
4 2 (3.13%) JavaBeans
4 2 (3.13%) EJB
4 2 (3.13%) XML
4 2 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Open Source
3 6 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 6 (9.38%) NHS
4 5 (7.81%) Mainframe
5 4 (6.25%) User Experience
6 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.13%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.13%) PKI
7 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.56%) PMI
8 1 (1.56%) AS400
8 1 (1.56%) CESG
8 1 (1.56%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.56%) Telematics
8 1 (1.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) UNIX
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.56%) HPUX
4 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) UML
1 15 (23.44%) Security Architecture
2 14 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
4 8 (12.50%) Project Management
5 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
5 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.94%) MODAF
5 7 (10.94%) Use Case
6 6 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 6 (9.38%) Scrum
6 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
6 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (9.38%) RUP
6 6 (9.38%) DSDM
7 5 (7.81%) ERP
7 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) Pascal
3 4 (6.25%) C
3 4 (6.25%) VB
4 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.13%) C#
4 2 (3.13%) COBOL
4 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) ISSAP
2 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) Degree
5 2 (3.13%) CISSP
6 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.56%) SCCM
1 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
3 8 (12.50%) CA
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) Lotus
5 2 (3.13%) IBM
5 2 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) Juniper
6 1 (1.56%) HP
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) Websense
6 1 (1.56%) McAfee
6 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.56%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (1.56%) F5
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago