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 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 89 80 104
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 33 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.32% 1.17% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.70% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £428 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £288 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.98 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-32.34% -
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
1697 1410 1525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.88% 68.51% 68.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 781 784
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 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 57 113
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 October 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 22 October 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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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 -4 13 £438 +29.62%
Birmingham -2 6 £475 - 3
Coventry -13 1 - - 1
Shropshire -14 1 £450 +3.44%
Staffordshire - 1 £500 -
Herefordshire - - - -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 28 (37.84%) Enterprise Architecture
2 16 (21.62%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (18.92%) IBM
4 13 (17.57%) Security Architecture
5 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 12 (16.22%) Data Modelling
5 12 (16.22%) SOA
5 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.22%) Management Information System
6 11 (14.86%) Oracle
6 11 (14.86%) SAP
6 11 (14.86%) UML
6 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (13.51%) Data Mapping
7 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
7 10 (13.51%) Finance
8 9 (12.16%) Middleware
8 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
8 9 (12.16%) .NET
8 9 (12.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 9 (12.16%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (12.16%) Waterfall
9 8 (10.81%) ISSAP
9 8 (10.81%) Degree
9 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
9 8 (10.81%) Java
9 8 (10.81%) ITIL
9 8 (10.81%) ERP
9 8 (10.81%) CA
9 8 (10.81%) Automotive

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.05%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.70%) TPMS
3 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.70%) CICS
4 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Google Apps
1 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) LAN
1 5 (6.76%) WAN
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
2 3 (4.05%) FTP
2 3 (4.05%) VoIP
3 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.70%) ATM
3 2 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.70%) DB2
3 2 (2.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.70%) Informix
4 1 (1.35%) OLAP
4 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.35%) Big Data
4 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.35%) Synon
2 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Automotive
3 7 (9.46%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Publishing
6 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (87.84%) Architect
2 16 (21.62%) Enterprise Architect
3 15 (20.27%) Integration Architect
3 15 (20.27%) Technical Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Data Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.05%) Business Architect
6 3 (4.05%) Chief Architect
6 3 (4.05%) Data Modeller
6 3 (4.05%) Chief Technical Architect
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Business Process Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Middleware
1 9 (12.16%) .NET
1 9 (12.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (6.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (6.76%) Web Services
3 3 (4.05%) EDI
4 2 (2.70%) JavaBeans
4 2 (2.70%) EJB
4 2 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) XSD
5 1 (1.35%) XSLT
5 1 (1.35%) SOAP
5 1 (1.35%) WSDL
5 1 (1.35%) REST
5 1 (1.35%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.46%) Data Structures
3 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.41%) DataPower
4 4 (5.41%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.05%) Open Source
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.70%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) AS400
7 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.35%) PMI
7 1 (1.35%) iSeries
7 1 (1.35%) PKI
7 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) UNIX
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) AIX
5 1 (1.35%) HPUX
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
5 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Enterprise Architecture
2 16 (21.62%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (17.57%) Security Architecture
4 12 (16.22%) Data Modelling
4 12 (16.22%) SOA
4 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.86%) UML
6 10 (13.51%) Data Mapping
7 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
7 9 (12.16%) Zachman Framework
7 9 (12.16%) Waterfall
8 8 (10.81%) ITIL
8 8 (10.81%) ERP
9 7 (9.46%) Migration
9 7 (9.46%) Project Management
9 7 (9.46%) ETL
9 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.46%) Use Case
10 6 (8.11%) Analytics
10 6 (8.11%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) Java
2 3 (4.05%) Pascal
2 3 (4.05%) C
2 3 (4.05%) VB
3 2 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.35%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) COBOL
4 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.35%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) ISSAP
1 8 (10.81%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (1.35%) MBA
5 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) COBIT
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) XenApp
2 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.35%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.35%) SCCM
1 1 (1.35%) SCOM
1 1 (1.35%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) IBM
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.86%) Oracle
3 11 (14.86%) SAP
4 8 (10.81%) CA
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Sybase
5 2 (2.70%) Lotus
6 1 (1.35%) VMware
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.35%) webMethods
6 1 (1.35%) Citrix
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) Green Hat