Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for TOGAF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TOGAF over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 264 212
Rank change year-on-year -50 -52 +28
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 769 907 1,263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 0.99% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.16% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 568 910
England median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +0.96%
10th Percentile £450 £406 £405
90th Percentile £724 £725 £688
UK median daily rate £574 £545 £525
% change year-on-year +5.28% +3.81% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
England median hourly rate £73.34 £52.50 £42.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.70% +22.55% -28.00%
10th Percentile £39.50 £38.38 £42.58
90th Percentile £82.70 £63.48 £54.75
UK median hourly rate £73.34 £44.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +66.68% +2.33% -27.73%

TOGAF is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 81,241 78,493 84,179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.22% 85.90% 85.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,247 52,460 56,108
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £645 £630 £605
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,179 1,864 2,221
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.85%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.45%

TOGAF
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing TOGAF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for TOGAF in England

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TOGAF in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for TOGAF in England

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOGAF in England over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TOGAF in England

TOGAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TOGAF in England

TOGAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOGAF in England over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TOGAF in England

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the England region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -47 297 £600 +4.35% 79
South East -46 173 £600 +14.29% 45
North of England -28 110 £500 -4.76% 47
South West -2 78 £525 -8.70% 27
Midlands -37 72 £600 +20.00% 31
North West -19 51 £475 -9.52% 25
Yorkshire -31 44 £521 -0.71% 18
West Midlands -19 43 £600 +9.09% 22
East of England -9 41 £575 +0.88% 13
East Midlands -12 30 £600 +26.32% 9
North East +11 15 £500 +23.46% 4
TOGAF
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 223 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (27.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 166 (21.59%) Finance
4 157 (20.42%) Microsoft
5 152 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
6 149 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 148 (19.25%) ITIL
8 117 (15.21%) TOGAF Certification
9 94 (12.22%) Windows
10 92 (11.96%) DevOps
11 91 (11.83%) SaaS
12 90 (11.70%) SAP
13 87 (11.31%) SOA
13 87 (11.31%) Security Cleared
14 86 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 86 (11.18%) Security Architecture
15 85 (11.05%) Office 365
15 85 (11.05%) Migration
15 85 (11.05%) Java
15 85 (11.05%) Zachman Framework
16 83 (10.79%) Oracle
17 81 (10.53%) Degree
18 78 (10.14%) Data Centre
19 77 (10.01%) UML
20 73 (9.49%) Technical Architecture
20 73 (9.49%) Information Security
21 72 (9.36%) Web Services
21 72 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
22 69 (8.97%) CISSP
22 69 (8.97%) Middleware

TOGAF
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.73%) Apache
2 21 (2.73%) IIS
3 16 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (1.30%) Skype for Business
5 9 (1.17%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.17%) Documentum
5 9 (1.17%) JBoss
5 9 (1.17%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.65%) Jupyter
8 5 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.52%) CMS
9 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.39%) Liferay
10 3 (0.39%) Mule
10 3 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.26%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.13%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (1.56%) SAP ERP
2 8 (1.04%) SAP IS-U
3 7 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (0.65%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.65%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.65%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.52%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.13%) Magento
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.13%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 152 (19.77%) Amazon AWS
2 149 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (11.83%) SaaS
4 85 (11.05%) Office 365
5 54 (7.02%) PaaS
6 48 (6.24%) IaaS
7 27 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (2.08%) Boomi
9 15 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (1.56%) Serverless
11 11 (1.43%) iPaaS
12 7 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.91%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.91%) AWS CloudTrail
12 7 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
12 7 (0.91%) Route 53
12 7 (0.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.24%) Firewall
2 27 (3.51%) Network Security
3 25 (3.25%) SAN
4 16 (2.08%) DNS
4 16 (2.08%) Skype
4 16 (2.08%) WAN
5 15 (1.95%) NetScaler
6 14 (1.82%) TCP/IP
7 12 (1.56%) VPN
8 11 (1.43%) LAN
9 10 (1.30%) Unified Communications
10 8 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
10 8 (1.04%) Wireless
11 7 (0.91%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (0.78%) DAB
13 5 (0.65%) Converged Networks
13 5 (0.65%) DHCP
13 5 (0.65%) DMZ
13 5 (0.65%) Internet
13 5 (0.65%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (5.98%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.34%) Big Data
4 14 (1.82%) MySQL
4 14 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.30%) Hadoop
6 10 (1.30%) SAP HANA
7 9 (1.17%) Data Lake
8 7 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (0.91%) EDRMS
8 7 (0.91%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.78%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.65%) SAP BW
10 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.52%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (1.82%) JIRA
2 11 (1.43%) SonarQube
3 9 (1.17%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.65%) Rational Rose
5 4 (0.52%) GitLab
5 4 (0.52%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.39%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.26%) ERwin
8 1 (0.13%) Ant
8 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.13%) Gradle
8 1 (0.13%) Hudson
8 1 (0.13%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.13%) Maven
8 1 (0.13%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.13%) Rational Software Modeler
8 1 (0.13%) Selenium
8 1 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 166 (21.59%) Finance
2 57 (7.41%) Retail
3 53 (6.89%) Banking
4 24 (3.12%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.60%) Marketing
6 18 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.82%) Legal
8 13 (1.69%) Law
9 10 (1.30%) Publishing
10 9 (1.17%) Electronics
11 7 (0.91%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.65%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.65%) Back Office
13 4 (0.52%) Automotive
14 3 (0.39%) Local Government
15 2 (0.26%) Billing
15 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.26%) Games
16 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 668 (86.87%) Architect
2 322 (41.87%) Solutions Architect
3 95 (12.35%) Security Architect
4 71 (9.23%) Enterprise Architect
5 64 (8.32%) Technical Architect
6 56 (7.28%) Cloud Architect
7 46 (5.98%) TOGAF Architect
8 42 (5.46%) Infrastructure Architect
9 37 (4.81%) Senior Architect
10 36 (4.68%) AWS Architect
10 36 (4.68%) Data Architect
11 35 (4.55%) Lead Architect
12 33 (4.29%) Designer
13 30 (3.90%) Solutions Designer
14 26 (3.38%) Applications Architect
14 26 (3.38%) Business Architect
14 26 (3.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 25 (3.25%) Azure Architect
16 22 (2.86%) Network Architect
17 20 (2.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (9.36%) Web Services
2 69 (8.97%) Middleware
3 59 (7.67%) .NET
4 36 (4.68%) REST
4 36 (4.68%) SOAP
5 25 (3.25%) J2EE
6 22 (2.86%) XML
7 21 (2.73%) Spring
8 19 (2.47%) Node.js
8 19 (2.47%) SAML
9 18 (2.34%) OAuth
10 16 (2.08%) AngularJS
11 15 (1.95%) ASP.NET
12 14 (1.82%) JSON
13 12 (1.56%) Spring Boot
14 11 (1.43%) JSP
14 11 (1.43%) OpenID
14 11 (1.43%) RESTful
15 9 (1.17%) SailPoint
16 8 (1.04%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 63 (8.19%) Management Information System
3 60 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (5.07%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.38%) Public Cloud
6 21 (2.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 20 (2.60%) NHS
8 17 (2.21%) PKI
9 16 (2.08%) Driving Licence
9 16 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
10 15 (1.95%) Clustering
10 15 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.69%) User Experience
12 12 (1.56%) Mobile App
12 12 (1.56%) Smart Meter
13 11 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (1.30%) Taxonomies
15 9 (1.17%) Blackberry
15 9 (1.17%) Reference Data
15 9 (1.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 94 (12.22%) Windows
2 61 (7.93%) Linux
3 41 (5.33%) Windows 10
3 41 (5.33%) Windows Server
4 26 (3.38%) Unix
5 21 (2.73%) Solaris
6 15 (1.95%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.65%) AIX
11 3 (0.39%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.26%) MVS
13 1 (0.13%) Android
13 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (29.00%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (27.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 148 (19.25%) ITIL
4 92 (11.96%) DevOps
5 87 (11.31%) SOA
6 86 (11.18%) Security Architecture
6 86 (11.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 85 (11.05%) Migration
7 85 (11.05%) Zachman Framework
8 77 (10.01%) UML
9 73 (9.49%) Information Security
9 73 (9.49%) Technical Architecture
10 72 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
11 69 (8.97%) SABSA
12 66 (8.58%) CRM
12 66 (8.58%) ERP
13 60 (7.80%) PRINCE2
14 58 (7.54%) IT Strategy
14 58 (7.54%) Microservices
15 56 (7.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (11.05%) Java
2 34 (4.42%) PowerShell
3 32 (4.16%) C#
4 28 (3.64%) JavaScript
5 27 (3.51%) SQL
6 25 (3.25%) C
7 18 (2.34%) Python
8 10 (1.30%) C++
9 8 (1.04%) Perl
9 8 (1.04%) VBA
10 5 (0.65%) Java 8
10 5 (0.65%) PHP
11 2 (0.26%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.26%) R
11 2 (0.26%) Ruby
12 1 (0.13%) Groovy
12 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.13%) VB
12 1 (0.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 117 (15.21%) TOGAF Certification
2 87 (11.31%) Security Cleared
3 81 (10.53%) Degree
4 69 (8.97%) CISSP
5 62 (8.06%) SC Cleared
6 29 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (3.64%) CISM
8 27 (3.51%) DV Cleared
9 25 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (2.21%) MCSE
11 16 (2.08%) CISA
12 15 (1.95%) CCNP
12 15 (1.95%) ISSAP
13 14 (1.82%) CCNA
14 13 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (1.43%) CREST Certified
15 11 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (1.30%) CITP
16 10 (1.30%) IISP
16 10 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.37%) GDPR
2 44 (5.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (5.07%) PCI DSS
4 32 (4.16%) COBIT
5 26 (3.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (2.47%) QA
7 17 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 13 (1.69%) PMO
9 9 (1.17%) HMG Infosec
9 9 (1.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 9 (1.17%) ISAE 3402
9 9 (1.17%) ISO 22301
9 9 (1.17%) ISO 31000
9 9 (1.17%) ISO 9001
9 9 (1.17%) JSP 440
10 8 (1.04%) Data Quality
10 8 (1.04%) HL7
10 8 (1.04%) SLA
11 5 (0.65%) COSO
12 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 48 (6.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (5.59%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.34%) Docker
4 17 (2.21%) XenDesktop
5 13 (1.69%) Hyper-V
6 12 (1.56%) XenApp
7 11 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 10 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.04%) vSphere
10 7 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.78%) XenServer
12 5 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.52%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.39%) BitLocker
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.26%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.26%) Xen
16 1 (0.13%) NDS
16 1 (0.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (1.95%) SCCM
1 15 (1.95%) Single Sign-On
2 11 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 10 (1.30%) Nessus
4 9 (1.17%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 7 (0.91%) Ansible
6 6 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 6 (0.78%) Puppet
7 5 (0.65%) Kibana
7 5 (0.65%) logstash
8 4 (0.52%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 3 (0.39%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.39%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.39%) SCOM
9 3 (0.39%) vRealize
10 2 (0.26%) CSIRT
10 2 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 157 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 90 (11.70%) SAP
3 83 (10.79%) Oracle
4 64 (8.32%) VMware
5 43 (5.59%) Cisco
6 41 (5.33%) Citrix
7 33 (4.29%) IBM
8 17 (2.21%) Dell
9 16 (2.08%) Qualys
10 15 (1.95%) Avaya
10 15 (1.95%) Splunk
11 13 (1.69%) Google
12 12 (1.56%) Barracuda Networks
12 12 (1.56%) Juniper
12 12 (1.56%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.43%) HP
13 11 (1.43%) McAfee
13 11 (1.43%) MuleSoft
13 11 (1.43%) Sitecore
14 10 (1.30%) Informatica