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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
Rank 87 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 36 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.42% 0.56% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 0.83% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 10
Average daily rate
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£500 £513 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +39.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £490 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £538 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1802 1442 1521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 70.92% 67.26% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 764 780
Average daily rate £375 £357 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 59 68
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.24% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 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 August 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 -1 9 £450 -6.20% 1
Birmingham +5 5 £413 -21.42% 1
Walsall - 2 £481 -
Shropshire - 2 £528 -
Staffordshire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
TOGAF
England

TOGAF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (40.54%) Enterprise Architecture
2 21 (28.38%) SOA
3 17 (22.97%) Technical Architecture
4 15 (20.27%) Finance
4 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
5 14 (18.92%) Management Information System
5 14 (18.92%) IBM
6 12 (16.22%) Zachman Framework
6 12 (16.22%) SAP
6 12 (16.22%) Data Mapping
7 11 (14.86%) Oracle
7 11 (14.86%) ITIL
7 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
7 11 (14.86%) ERP
8 10 (13.51%) ETL
8 10 (13.51%) Data Modelling
8 10 (13.51%) Middleware
8 10 (13.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 10 (13.51%) Degree
8 10 (13.51%) Security Architecture
8 10 (13.51%) Waterfall
9 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
9 9 (12.16%) Migration
10 8 (10.81%) Programme Management
10 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (10.81%) Analytics
11 7 (9.46%) Project Planning
11 7 (9.46%) Data Migration
11 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared

TOGAF
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (12.16%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.70%) CICS
2 2 (2.70%) TPMS
3 1 (1.35%) Drupal
3 1 (1.35%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) 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 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) WAN
1 5 (6.76%) LAN
2 3 (4.05%) VoIP
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.70%) ATM
3 2 (2.70%) SAN
3 2 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.05%) OLAP
3 2 (2.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) DB2
3 2 (2.70%) Informix
4 1 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Automotive
3 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (90.54%) Architect
2 17 (22.97%) Integration Architect
2 17 (22.97%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (16.22%) Technical Architect
4 10 (13.51%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (10.81%) Data Architect
6 7 (9.46%) Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Business Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.05%) SOA Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Business Process Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Oracle Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Chief Technical Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Process Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Chief Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Business Process Analyst
10 2 (2.70%) Information Architect
10 2 (2.70%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Middleware
1 10 (13.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (8.11%) Web Services
2 6 (8.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (6.76%) .NET
4 2 (2.70%) EJB
4 2 (2.70%) JavaBeans
5 1 (1.35%) REST
5 1 (1.35%) WSDL
5 1 (1.35%) SOAP
5 1 (1.35%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.76%) Open Source
3 5 (6.76%) DataPower
3 5 (6.76%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Replication
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) UNIX
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) AIX
5 1 (1.35%) HPUX
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Enterprise Architecture
2 21 (28.38%) SOA
3 17 (22.97%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (16.22%) Zachman Framework
4 12 (16.22%) Data Mapping
5 11 (14.86%) ITIL
5 11 (14.86%) ERP
6 10 (13.51%) ETL
6 10 (13.51%) Data Modelling
6 10 (13.51%) Security Architecture
6 10 (13.51%) Waterfall
7 9 (12.16%) Migration
8 8 (10.81%) Programme Management
8 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.81%) Analytics
9 7 (9.46%) Project Planning
9 7 (9.46%) Data Migration
9 7 (9.46%) UML
9 7 (9.46%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.46%) ISSAP
3 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) MBA
4 2 (2.70%) MCSE
4 2 (2.70%) ISEB
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) COBIT
2 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.92%) IBM
3 12 (16.22%) SAP
4 11 (14.86%) Oracle
5 7 (9.46%) CA
6 3 (4.05%) HP
6 3 (4.05%) VMware
7 2 (2.70%) Sybase
7 2 (2.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.35%) Green Hat
8 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.35%) webMethods
8 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
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