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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 98 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 29 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.07% 1.14% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.61% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 8
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£450 £489 £548
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.92% -10.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.80 - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.72 £60.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-30.47% +9.09%
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
1968 1679 1288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 72.38% 70.69% 70.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 873 619
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 94 96
Average hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £65.45 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +4 11 £410 -
Warwickshire 0 8 £463 -2.63% 2
Coventry -2 3 - - 1
Shropshire - 2 £485 -
Staffordshire -12 1 - -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.14%) Migration
2 14 (24.14%) Data Migration
3 12 (20.69%) Finance
4 11 (18.97%) SQL
4 11 (18.97%) UML
5 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (13.79%) Information Security
6 8 (13.79%) ITIL
6 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
6 8 (13.79%) CRM
6 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (13.79%) Open Source
7 7 (12.07%) Security Architecture
7 7 (12.07%) Network Security
7 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (12.07%) SSDT
7 7 (12.07%) Data Mapping
7 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
7 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
7 7 (12.07%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (12.07%) NHS
7 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
7 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
7 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (12.07%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (10.34%) Validation

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.45%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Network Security
2 4 (6.90%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) FTP
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.72%) SMS
4 1 (1.72%) SSL
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (12.07%) SSDT
3 4 (6.90%) Big Data
3 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.17%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.72%) ERwin
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Automotive
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Law
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (84.48%) Architect
2 15 (25.86%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Security Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Information Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Integration Architect
5 3 (5.17%) CRM Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Chief Technology Officer
6 2 (3.45%) Security Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Network Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Systems Architect
7 1 (1.72%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (1.72%) Network Team Leader
7 1 (1.72%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Network Security Manager
7 1 (1.72%) IT Security Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Architect
7 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
1 4 (6.90%) Middleware
2 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (5.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (5.17%) Web Services
3 2 (3.45%) EDI
4 1 (1.72%) OAuth2
4 1 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Open Source
2 7 (12.07%) NHS
3 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.72%) CESG
6 1 (1.72%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.72%) PKI
6 1 (1.72%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) UNIX
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Migration
1 14 (24.14%) Data Migration
2 11 (18.97%) UML
3 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (13.79%) Information Security
4 8 (13.79%) ITIL
4 8 (13.79%) CRM
5 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
5 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.07%) Business Continuity
5 7 (12.07%) Zachman Framework
5 7 (12.07%) Data Mapping
5 7 (12.07%) Security Architecture
5 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (10.34%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (10.34%) Validation
7 5 (8.62%) Content Management
7 5 (8.62%) Project Management
7 5 (8.62%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) C
3 2 (3.45%) VB
3 2 (3.45%) Pascal
4 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) C#
4 1 (1.72%) COBOL
4 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) PMP
3 5 (8.62%) PMI Certification
4 3 (5.17%) CCIE
4 3 (5.17%) CCNP
4 3 (5.17%) CCNA
4 3 (5.17%) CISSP
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.45%) CCDA
5 2 (3.45%) CCDP
6 1 (1.72%) CISM
6 1 (1.72%) Degree
6 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
1 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) SAP
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) IBM
4 4 (6.90%) Juniper
5 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.45%) VMware
7 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.72%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.72%) F5
7 1 (1.72%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.72%) Informatica
7 1 (1.72%) McAfee
7 1 (1.72%) Websense
7 1 (1.72%) Ab Initio
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £430 - £600 per day + Dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Connectus
Rate: £37.8 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago