Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 251 195
Rank change year-on-year -23 -56 +57
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 912 843 1,290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.99% 1.01% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.19% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 550 847
England median daily rate £569 £550 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.41% +2.80% +2.10%
10th Percentile £415 £400 £413
90th Percentile £718 £700 £695
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £533
% change year-on-year - +3.29% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 14
England median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £55.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -0.90% +33.05%
UK median hourly rate £46.50 £55.00 £55.50
% change year-on-year -15.45% -0.90% +33.05%

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 79,025 70,610 81,729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.86% 84.77% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,476 46,579 54,420
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,082 1,901 2,103
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +7.76% +8.41%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.40 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £50.20
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 21 May 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
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 21 May 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 -60 407 £600 +4.35% 69
South East +43 229 £550 +10.00% 39
North of England +7 112 £550 - 45
Midlands -16 75 £550 +10.00% 30
North West +30 69 £525 +5.00% 16
East of England +1 50 £573 +4.57% 12
West Midlands -17 49 £550 - 22
South West -1 37 £513 -6.82% 19
Yorkshire -28 29 £550 +1.10% 18
East Midlands -17 24 £513 +13.94% 8
North East +3 15 £625 +4.17% 11
TOGAF
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (23.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 177 (19.41%) ITIL
4 175 (19.19%) TOGAF Certification
5 167 (18.31%) Microsoft
6 161 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 150 (16.45%) Finance
8 148 (16.23%) Amazon AWS
9 130 (14.25%) SOA
10 120 (13.16%) Security Architecture
11 114 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 112 (12.28%) Windows
13 109 (11.95%) Java
13 109 (11.95%) Migration
14 106 (11.62%) CISSP
15 103 (11.29%) Oracle
16 101 (11.07%) Security Cleared
17 97 (10.64%) Zachman Framework
18 91 (9.98%) IT Strategy
19 90 (9.87%) Information Security
20 88 (9.65%) Degree
21 86 (9.43%) Data Modelling
22 82 (8.99%) PaaS
23 79 (8.66%) SABSA
24 78 (8.55%) SAP
24 78 (8.55%) Firewall
25 76 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
25 76 (8.33%) SC Cleared
26 74 (8.11%) SaaS
26 74 (8.11%) IaaS

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 28 (3.07%) Skype for Business
2 23 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 23 (2.52%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.30%) Documentum
4 16 (1.75%) JBoss
5 15 (1.64%) Confluence
6 14 (1.54%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.43%) IIS
7 13 (1.43%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.21%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.88%) Apache
10 8 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.88%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.66%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.66%) SAS
11 6 (0.66%) WildFly
12 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (2.30%) MS Visio
2 16 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.11%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.75%) SAP ERP
2 13 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.99%) SAP IS-U
5 5 (0.55%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.44%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 4 (0.44%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.33%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.33%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.22%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.22%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
9 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 161 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 148 (16.23%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (8.99%) PaaS
4 74 (8.11%) IaaS
4 74 (8.11%) SaaS
5 53 (5.81%) Office 365
6 17 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 9 (0.99%) OpenShift
9 8 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (0.88%) Force.com
10 5 (0.55%) GitHub
10 5 (0.55%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.44%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 3 (0.33%) CloudBees
12 3 (0.33%) Google Play
12 3 (0.33%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.22%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 78 (8.55%) Firewall
2 39 (4.28%) WAN
3 35 (3.84%) Network Security
4 34 (3.73%) LAN
5 21 (2.30%) Unified Communications
6 19 (2.08%) NetScaler
7 16 (1.75%) SAN
8 15 (1.64%) WLAN
9 14 (1.54%) Wireless
10 11 (1.21%) DNS
10 11 (1.21%) Internet
10 11 (1.21%) TCP/IP
11 10 (1.10%) Skype
11 10 (1.10%) SSL
12 9 (0.99%) VoIP
13 8 (0.88%) DHCP
13 8 (0.88%) VPN
14 7 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (0.77%) SMS
15 6 (0.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (5.81%) Big Data
2 42 (4.61%) SQL Server
3 29 (3.18%) Relational Database
4 28 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 18 (1.97%) SAP HANA
7 14 (1.54%) NoSQL
7 14 (1.54%) Oracle Database
8 13 (1.43%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.32%) MySQL
9 12 (1.32%) Power BI
10 10 (1.10%) Data Lake
11 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (0.66%) HBase
12 6 (0.66%) SAP BW
13 5 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.55%) Parquet
13 5 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.55%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 31 (3.40%) JIRA
2 15 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.43%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.32%) PowerDesigner
5 9 (0.99%) SonarQube
6 8 (0.88%) Rational Rose
6 8 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (0.66%) ERwin
9 5 (0.55%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.33%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.33%) Hudson
10 3 (0.33%) Maven
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.33%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.33%) Toad
11 2 (0.22%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.22%) XMLSpy
12 1 (0.11%) JMeter
12 1 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 150 (16.45%) Finance
2 73 (8.00%) Retail
3 54 (5.92%) Banking
4 36 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.73%) Law
6 26 (2.85%) Marketing
7 18 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.43%) Legal
9 11 (1.21%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.88%) Billing
10 8 (0.88%) Electronics
11 6 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.44%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.33%) Automotive
13 3 (0.33%) Publishing
14 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.22%) Digital Economy
15 1 (0.11%) Back Office
15 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 769 (84.32%) Architect
2 280 (30.70%) Solutions Architect
3 133 (14.58%) Security Architect
4 101 (11.07%) Technical Architect
5 74 (8.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 62 (6.80%) TOGAF Architect
7 60 (6.58%) Cloud Architect
8 56 (6.14%) Data Architect
9 49 (5.37%) Infrastructure Architect
10 44 (4.82%) AWS Architect
10 44 (4.82%) Designer
11 37 (4.06%) Azure Architect
12 36 (3.95%) Digital Architect
13 33 (3.62%) Solutions Designer
14 28 (3.07%) Analyst
14 28 (3.07%) Lead Architect
15 24 (2.63%) Business Architect
16 22 (2.41%) IT Architect
17 21 (2.30%) Senior Architect
18 18 (1.97%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (7.35%) Middleware
2 65 (7.13%) .NET
3 57 (6.25%) Web Services
4 47 (5.15%) REST
5 37 (4.06%) JSON
6 32 (3.51%) SOAP
7 30 (3.29%) XML
8 29 (3.18%) Node.js
9 24 (2.63%) Spring
10 22 (2.41%) J2EE
11 20 (2.19%) Spring Boot
12 17 (1.86%) AngularJS
13 16 (1.75%) OAuth
13 16 (1.75%) RESTful
14 15 (1.64%) Spring Cloud
15 13 (1.43%) SailPoint
16 12 (1.32%) ASP.NET
16 12 (1.32%) HTML
16 12 (1.32%) SAML
17 11 (1.21%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (7.02%) Data Centre
2 61 (6.69%) Management Information System
3 52 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.07%) Mobile App
5 28 (3.07%) User Experience
6 26 (2.85%) Public Cloud
7 22 (2.41%) Cyberthreat
8 21 (2.30%) CESG
9 12 (1.32%) Reference Data
10 11 (1.21%) Clustering
10 11 (1.21%) Smart Meter
11 10 (1.10%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (0.99%) DataPower
12 9 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (0.99%) NHS
12 9 (0.99%) PKI
13 8 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
13 8 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 112 (12.28%) Windows
2 42 (4.61%) Linux
3 41 (4.50%) Windows Server
4 31 (3.40%) Unix
5 27 (2.96%) Windows 10
6 21 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.32%) Solaris
8 11 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.10%) Android
10 8 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.66%) AIX
11 6 (0.66%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.33%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.33%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.22%) DC/OS
15 1 (0.11%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (23.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 177 (19.41%) ITIL
4 130 (14.25%) SOA
5 120 (13.16%) Security Architecture
6 114 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 109 (11.95%) Migration
8 97 (10.64%) Zachman Framework
9 91 (9.98%) IT Strategy
10 90 (9.87%) Information Security
11 86 (9.43%) Data Modelling
12 79 (8.66%) SABSA
13 76 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
14 73 (8.00%) DevOps
15 70 (7.68%) Project Management
16 67 (7.35%) Data Architecture
17 61 (6.69%) Business Analysis
17 61 (6.69%) Identity Access Management
18 59 (6.47%) Microservices
19 57 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 109 (11.95%) Java
2 47 (5.15%) SQL
3 30 (3.29%) JavaScript
4 29 (3.18%) C#
5 21 (2.30%) C
6 19 (2.08%) PowerShell
7 15 (1.64%) Python
8 10 (1.10%) PHP
9 9 (0.99%) Java 8
10 7 (0.77%) COBOL
10 7 (0.77%) Ruby
10 7 (0.77%) TypeScript
11 5 (0.55%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.33%) Groovy
12 3 (0.33%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.33%) XPath
13 2 (0.22%) Perl
13 2 (0.22%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.22%) R
13 2 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 175 (19.19%) TOGAF Certification
2 106 (11.62%) CISSP
3 101 (11.07%) Security Cleared
4 88 (9.65%) Degree
5 76 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 53 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (3.84%) MCSE
9 33 (3.62%) CISA
10 29 (3.18%) DV Cleared
11 28 (3.07%) CCNP
11 28 (3.07%) CISM
12 23 (2.52%) CCIE
13 22 (2.41%) CCNA
14 19 (2.08%) ISSAP
15 18 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
16 14 (1.54%) CESG Certified Professional
17 12 (1.32%) IISP
17 12 (1.32%) MCITP
18 11 (1.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 63 (6.91%) COBIT
3 50 (5.48%) GDPR
4 45 (4.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (4.61%) QA
6 34 (3.73%) Data Quality
7 26 (2.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 12 (1.32%) COSO
10 10 (1.10%) SLA
11 8 (0.88%) PMO
12 4 (0.44%) HL7
13 3 (0.33%) HMG Infosec
14 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
14 2 (0.22%) HIPAA
14 2 (0.22%) ISAE 3402
14 2 (0.22%) ISO 22301
14 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
14 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 50 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 32 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.86%) XenServer
5 15 (1.64%) Docker
6 14 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.43%) vSphere
8 12 (1.32%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.55%) XenApp
10 4 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.44%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.22%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.11%) Ceph
13 1 (0.11%) IAG
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (1.54%) SCCM
2 10 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 10 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (0.99%) Ansible
4 8 (0.88%) Kubernetes
4 8 (0.88%) Puppet
5 7 (0.77%) SCOM
6 6 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.55%) CASB
7 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (0.55%) WSUS
8 4 (0.44%) BladeLogic
8 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.44%) Terraform
9 3 (0.33%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.22%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.22%) Nessus
10 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 167 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 103 (11.29%) Oracle
3 78 (8.55%) SAP
4 58 (6.36%) VMware
5 48 (5.26%) Cisco
6 39 (4.28%) Citrix
7 30 (3.29%) IBM
8 20 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (1.75%) Pega
10 15 (1.64%) McAfee
11 14 (1.54%) HP
12 13 (1.43%) Google
12 13 (1.43%) Informatica
13 11 (1.21%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.21%) TIBCO
14 10 (1.10%) BMC
14 10 (1.10%) Ping Identity
15 9 (0.99%) NetApp
16 8 (0.88%) ArcSight
16 8 (0.88%) Xamarin