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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 90 94 103
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 38 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.48% 0.81% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.18% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £465 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £525 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.98 £71.25 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-38.28% +23.91%
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
1778 1443 1591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.16% 68.36% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 765 818
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 59 91
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.48 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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
Warwickshire -2 9 £450 +19.20% 3
Birmingham -1 5 £425 -15.00%
Walsall - 2 £481 -
Shropshire - 2 £528 -
Staffordshire - 1 £500 - 1
Herefordshire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (23.61%) Technical Architecture
3 16 (22.22%) SOA
4 15 (20.83%) IBM
5 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
5 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 12 (16.67%) SAP
7 11 (15.28%) ITIL
7 11 (15.28%) Zachman Framework
7 11 (15.28%) Finance
7 11 (15.28%) Data Mapping
7 11 (15.28%) Security Architecture
8 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
8 10 (13.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 10 (13.89%) Degree
8 10 (13.89%) UML
8 10 (13.89%) Data Modelling
8 10 (13.89%) ERP
8 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 9 (12.50%) Oracle
9 9 (12.50%) Middleware
9 9 (12.50%) Migration
9 9 (12.50%) WebSphere
9 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 8 (11.11%) ETL
11 7 (9.72%) CA
11 7 (9.72%) ISSAP

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.78%) TPMS
2 2 (2.78%) CICS
3 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) WAN
1 5 (6.94%) LAN
2 3 (4.17%) VoIP
2 3 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) ATM
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.78%) DB2
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
3 2 (2.78%) Informix
4 1 (1.39%) OLAP
4 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Automotive
3 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (90.28%) Architect
2 17 (23.61%) Integration Architect
3 13 (18.06%) Technical Architect
3 13 (18.06%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Data Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Business Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Chief Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Data Modeller
8 3 (4.17%) Process Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Business Process Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Business Process Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Chief Technical Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Integration Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (12.50%) Middleware
3 6 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (8.33%) Web Services
3 6 (8.33%) .NET
4 2 (2.78%) JavaBeans
4 2 (2.78%) XML
4 2 (2.78%) EJB
5 1 (1.39%) SOAP
5 1 (1.39%) XSD
5 1 (1.39%) XSLT
5 1 (1.39%) WSDL
5 1 (1.39%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.94%) DataPower
5 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.17%) Open Source
7 2 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (2.78%) Replication
8 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.39%) AIX
4 1 (1.39%) HPUX
4 1 (1.39%) Solaris
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (23.61%) Technical Architecture
3 16 (22.22%) SOA
4 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.28%) ITIL
5 11 (15.28%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (15.28%) Data Mapping
5 11 (15.28%) Security Architecture
6 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
6 10 (13.89%) UML
6 10 (13.89%) Data Modelling
6 10 (13.89%) ERP
7 9 (12.50%) Migration
8 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 8 (11.11%) ETL
9 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.72%) Project Planning
9 7 (9.72%) Data Migration
10 6 (8.33%) Analytics
10 6 (8.33%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) Java
2 1 (1.39%) C#
2 1 (1.39%) COBOL
2 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) ISSAP
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.78%) MBA
4 2 (2.78%) ISEB
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) COBIT
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.39%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) IBM
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) SAP
3 9 (12.50%) Oracle
4 7 (9.72%) CA
5 2 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (1.39%) Lotus
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.39%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.39%) webMethods
6 1 (1.39%) Green Hat
Warwickshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago