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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 75 79 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 50 37 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.96% 1.58% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 2.18% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 2
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£423 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £430 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.72 £55.00 £56.25
% change year-on-year
-24.15% -2.22%
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
1887 1698 1186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.03% 72.66% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 888 566
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 107 77
Average hourly rate £29.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 24 £375 -23.07% 4
Warwickshire - 8 £508 -
Coventry -6 5 £550 +15.18% 1
Shropshire - 5 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £464 -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.05%) SOA
4 18 (22.78%) Finance
5 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (20.25%) Migration
6 16 (20.25%) Scrum
6 16 (20.25%) Linux
7 15 (18.99%) CRM
8 14 (17.72%) .NET
8 14 (17.72%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (17.72%) Open Source
8 14 (17.72%) Data Migration
9 13 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (16.46%) SQL
10 12 (15.19%) Python
10 12 (15.19%) TDD
10 12 (15.19%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (15.19%) Test Automation
10 12 (15.19%) BDD
10 12 (15.19%) Vagrant
11 11 (13.92%) Security Architecture
11 11 (13.92%) UML
12 10 (12.66%) Subversion
12 10 (12.66%) Content Management
12 10 (12.66%) Ubuntu
12 10 (12.66%) Debian
12 10 (12.66%) MVC

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.06%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.53%) Lync
4 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.27%) SAS
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
1 2 (2.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.86%) Network Security
2 4 (5.06%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) DNS
3 3 (3.80%) Firewall
3 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.27%) SSL
4 1 (1.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.27%) SMS
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.72%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (15.19%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (11.39%) Big Data
5 7 (8.86%) SSDT
6 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.80%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (2.53%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (12.66%) Subversion
2 10 (12.66%) Selenium
2 10 (12.66%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) ERwin
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (22.78%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Automotive
3 3 (3.80%) Law
4 2 (2.53%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (75.95%) Architect
2 21 (26.58%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (15.19%) Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Python Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (6.33%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.33%) Information Architect
6 4 (5.06%) AWS Architect
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Data Architect
6 4 (5.06%) Senior Python Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Security Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Integration Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Network Architect
7 3 (3.80%) CRM Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Systems Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Chief Technology Officer
8 2 (2.53%) IT Architect
8 2 (2.53%) Applications Architect
9 1 (1.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.72%) .NET
2 10 (12.66%) RESTful
2 10 (12.66%) Django
2 10 (12.66%) Flask
3 3 (3.80%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.80%) Web Services
3 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.27%) XML
4 1 (1.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Open Source
2 7 (8.86%) NHS
3 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.06%) User Experience
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) Ubuntu
2 10 (12.66%) Debian
3 4 (5.06%) Windows
4 3 (3.80%) UNIX
5 1 (1.27%) AIX
5 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) SOA
3 16 (20.25%) Migration
3 16 (20.25%) Scrum
4 15 (18.99%) CRM
5 14 (17.72%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (17.72%) Data Migration
6 13 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (15.19%) TDD
7 12 (15.19%) Test Automation
7 12 (15.19%) BDD
8 11 (13.92%) Security Architecture
8 11 (13.92%) UML
9 10 (12.66%) Content Management
9 10 (12.66%) MVC
9 10 (12.66%) Mentoring
10 9 (11.39%) Microservices
10 9 (11.39%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 9 (11.39%) ITIL
11 8 (10.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) SQL
2 12 (15.19%) Python
3 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.27%) C#
3 1 (1.27%) COBOL
3 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) PMP
4 5 (6.33%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.06%) CCIE
5 4 (5.06%) CCNP
5 4 (5.06%) CCNA
5 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.80%) CCDA
6 3 (3.80%) CCDP
7 2 (2.53%) CISSP
8 1 (1.27%) MCSE
8 1 (1.27%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
1 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) IBM
3 5 (6.33%) Juniper
3 5 (6.33%) Cisco
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle
4 4 (5.06%) VMware
4 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.80%) SAP
6 2 (2.53%) Netezza
6 2 (2.53%) Cognos
6 2 (2.53%) Informatica
7 1 (1.27%) Websense
7 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.27%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.27%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.27%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.27%) F5
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Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago