The table below looks at the statistics for Zachman Framework 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 Zachman Framework over the 3 months to 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Zachman Framework
Rank 115 102 111
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing Zachman Framework 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £275 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -42.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £475 £465
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.53 £72.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-42.72% +26.08%
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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 1439 1614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.82% 68.04% 69.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 766 827
Average daily rate £375 £357 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 57 82
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Zachman Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Zachman Framework across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Zachman Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Zachman Framework across the West Midlands region.

Zachman Framework Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Zachman Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Zachman Framework across the West Midlands region.

Zachman Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Zachman Framework
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 Zachman Framework within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 15 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire -13 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £425 -
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Zachman Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Zachman Framework 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 Zachman Framework.

1 12 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (33.33%) RUP
4 4 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) BPMN
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) MODAF
5 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) ETL
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (25.00%) CMMI
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 2 (16.67%) OLAP
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Network Management
6 2 (16.67%) NoSQL

Zachman Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Zachman Framework 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 Zachman Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) OLAP
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Data Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modeller
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (33.33%) RUP
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) BPMN
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) MODAF
5 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (25.00%) CMMI
5 3 (25.00%) ETL
5 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Network Management
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) COBOL
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle