Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 276 228
Rank change year-on-year -36 -48 +7
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 786 888 1,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 0.94% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.09% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 520 799
England median daily rate £575 £548 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.02% +2.34% +1.90%
10th Percentile £450 £406 £400
90th Percentile £713 £713 £688
UK median daily rate £563 £540 £525
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
England median hourly rate £77.42 £53.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.71% +24.42% -27.73%
10th Percentile £45.05 £42.88 £42.25
90th Percentile £82.78 £61.30 £97.50
UK median hourly rate £61.67 £52.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year +18.03% -5.00% -7.56%

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 82,738 81,243 81,628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.81% 86.04% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 55,504 54,744 54,212
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,074 1,876 2,248
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.61% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.68 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.43 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.54% +6.67% +2.27%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -29 281 £600 +4.35% 72
South East -48 191 £575 +10.58% 54
North of England -24 101 £500 -4.53% 42
Midlands -20 94 £588 +17.50% 37
South West -3 77 £550 -0.45% 26
West Midlands -2 53 £600 +9.09% 30
North West -26 50 £498 -3.40% 26
East Midlands -4 41 £588 +20.51% 6
East of England -7 39 £541 -11.63% 19
Yorkshire -18 37 £525 - 10
North East +3 14 £588 +45.06% 6
TOGAF
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 213 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (25.70%) Enterprise Architecture
3 167 (21.25%) Microsoft
4 161 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 159 (20.23%) Amazon AWS
6 157 (19.97%) Finance
7 144 (18.32%) ITIL
8 131 (16.67%) TOGAF Certification
9 112 (14.25%) Security Cleared
10 107 (13.61%) Web Services
11 99 (12.60%) Zachman Framework
12 97 (12.34%) CISSP
13 95 (12.09%) Migration
14 92 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 92 (11.70%) Java
14 92 (11.70%) DevOps
15 91 (11.58%) Office 365
16 90 (11.45%) Information Security
17 89 (11.32%) Windows
18 87 (11.07%) Security Architecture
19 86 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
19 86 (10.94%) SOA
20 84 (10.69%) SaaS
21 81 (10.31%) SC Cleared
21 81 (10.31%) Degree
22 80 (10.18%) Oracle
22 80 (10.18%) Data Centre
23 76 (9.67%) Problem-Solving
24 74 (9.41%) SAP
24 74 (9.41%) SABSA

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 46 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.54%) Apache
3 18 (2.29%) Apache Spark
4 17 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (1.91%) WebSphere
6 14 (1.78%) IIS
7 9 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.15%) JBoss
8 8 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.02%) CMS
9 7 (0.89%) Jupyter
10 6 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.51%) Documentum
12 4 (0.51%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.51%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.38%) Mule
Applications
1 18 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.25%) SPSS
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.38%) HFM
3 3 (0.38%) Maximo
3 3 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.25%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.13%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.13%) Magento
5 1 (0.13%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.13%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 161 (20.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 159 (20.23%) Amazon AWS
3 91 (11.58%) Office 365
4 84 (10.69%) SaaS
5 62 (7.89%) PaaS
6 56 (7.12%) IaaS
7 28 (3.56%) Boomi
8 24 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (2.54%) Serverless
11 15 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (1.91%) Amazon S3
11 15 (1.91%) AWS CloudTrail
11 15 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
11 15 (1.91%) Route 53
11 15 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (1.53%) Dynamics 365
13 11 (1.40%) iPaaS
14 6 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (6.36%) Firewall
2 22 (2.80%) Network Security
3 21 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 20 (2.54%) DNS
5 18 (2.29%) SAN
5 18 (2.29%) WAN
6 16 (2.04%) LAN
6 16 (2.04%) NetScaler
7 15 (1.91%) VPN
8 13 (1.65%) Skype
9 10 (1.27%) Internet
10 8 (1.02%) DAB
10 8 (1.02%) NFC
11 7 (0.89%) MPLS
11 7 (0.89%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (0.89%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (0.64%) DMZ
12 5 (0.64%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (2.67%) Big Data
4 18 (2.29%) Hadoop
5 16 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 16 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
6 14 (1.78%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.65%) MySQL
7 13 (1.65%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.53%) Data Lake
9 11 (1.40%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.27%) HBase
11 8 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.89%) EDRMS
12 7 (0.89%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.76%) DB2
13 6 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.64%) OLAP
14 5 (0.64%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (1.65%) JIRA
1 13 (1.65%) SonarQube
2 10 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 9 (1.15%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.64%) Maven
5 4 (0.51%) GitLab
5 4 (0.51%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (0.51%) Toad
5 4 (0.51%) XMLSpy
6 3 (0.38%) ERwin
6 3 (0.38%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.25%) AppScan
7 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.25%) ProC
7 2 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.13%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.13%) Gradle
8 1 (0.13%) Hudson
8 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 157 (19.97%) Finance
2 67 (8.52%) Retail
3 53 (6.74%) Banking
4 37 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.93%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.93%) Marketing
6 13 (1.65%) Back Office
7 11 (1.40%) Legal
8 10 (1.27%) Electronics
8 10 (1.27%) Publishing
9 9 (1.15%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.15%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.89%) Law
11 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.51%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.38%) Billing
12 3 (0.38%) Local Government
12 3 (0.38%) Military
13 2 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 681 (86.64%) Architect
2 314 (39.95%) Solutions Architect
3 109 (13.87%) Security Architect
4 77 (9.80%) Enterprise Architect
5 63 (8.02%) Technical Architect
6 57 (7.25%) Cloud Architect
6 57 (7.25%) Data Architect
7 42 (5.34%) Infrastructure Architect
7 42 (5.34%) Lead Architect
8 41 (5.22%) TOGAF Architect
9 32 (4.07%) Applications Architect
10 30 (3.82%) AWS Architect
10 30 (3.82%) Senior Architect
11 29 (3.69%) Azure Architect
12 28 (3.56%) Designer
13 25 (3.18%) Integration Architect
13 25 (3.18%) Solutions Designer
14 23 (2.93%) Network Architect
15 22 (2.80%) Business Architect
15 22 (2.80%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (13.61%) Web Services
2 68 (8.65%) Middleware
3 54 (6.87%) SOAP
4 42 (5.34%) .NET
5 41 (5.22%) XML
6 35 (4.45%) JSON
7 31 (3.94%) REST
8 25 (3.18%) JSP
9 20 (2.54%) OAuth
10 14 (1.78%) SAML
11 13 (1.65%) RESTful
11 13 (1.65%) Spring
12 12 (1.53%) J2EE
13 11 (1.40%) OpenID
14 9 (1.15%) AngularJS
14 9 (1.15%) Node.js
15 8 (1.02%) ASP.NET
16 7 (0.89%) Natural Language Processing
16 7 (0.89%) OAuth2
16 7 (0.89%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (10.18%) Data Centre
3 53 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.82%) Public Cloud
5 22 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 20 (2.54%) PKI
7 19 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (2.04%) Driving Licence
9 14 (1.78%) NHS
10 13 (1.65%) Cloud Native
11 12 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
13 9 (1.15%) Clustering
13 9 (1.15%) Reference Data
13 9 (1.15%) Taxonomies
13 9 (1.15%) Virtual Team
14 8 (1.02%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.02%) Replication
14 8 (1.02%) Smart Meter
14 8 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (11.32%) Windows
2 69 (8.78%) Linux
3 45 (5.73%) Windows Server
4 39 (4.96%) Windows 10
5 23 (2.93%) Solaris
5 23 (2.93%) Unix
6 15 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.65%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.64%) AIX
10 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.25%) Android
11 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.25%) MVS
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (25.70%) Enterprise Architecture
3 144 (18.32%) ITIL
4 99 (12.60%) Zachman Framework
5 95 (12.09%) Migration
6 92 (11.70%) DevOps
6 92 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 90 (11.45%) Information Security
8 87 (11.07%) Security Architecture
9 86 (10.94%) SOA
10 76 (9.67%) Problem-Solving
11 74 (9.41%) SABSA
12 70 (8.91%) CRM
12 70 (8.91%) Technical Architecture
13 68 (8.65%) UML
14 60 (7.63%) Microservices
14 60 (7.63%) SDLC
15 59 (7.51%) ERP
16 52 (6.62%) IT Strategy
17 51 (6.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 92 (11.70%) Java
2 48 (6.11%) PowerShell
3 38 (4.83%) Python
4 37 (4.71%) SQL
5 35 (4.45%) C
6 28 (3.56%) C#
7 27 (3.44%) C++
8 18 (2.29%) JavaScript
9 9 (1.15%) Perl
10 7 (0.89%) Java 8
10 7 (0.89%) VBA
11 5 (0.64%) ABAP
12 4 (0.51%) Groovy
13 3 (0.38%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.38%) PHP
13 3 (0.38%) Ruby
14 2 (0.25%) XPath
15 1 (0.13%) Scala
15 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 131 (16.67%) TOGAF Certification
2 112 (14.25%) Security Cleared
3 97 (12.34%) CISSP
4 81 (10.31%) Degree
4 81 (10.31%) SC Cleared
5 49 (6.23%) CISM
6 35 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (3.94%) DV Cleared
9 26 (3.31%) ISSAP
10 22 (2.80%) CISA
11 20 (2.54%) MCSE
12 15 (1.91%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 14 (1.78%) CREST Certified
14 13 (1.65%) CEH
15 12 (1.53%) CCNA
15 12 (1.53%) CCNP
15 12 (1.53%) CITP
15 12 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (1.40%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.23%) GDPR
1 49 (6.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (5.60%) PCI DSS
3 26 (3.31%) COBIT
4 24 (3.05%) HMG Infosec
4 24 (3.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 24 (3.05%) JSP 440
5 20 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (2.42%) QA
7 15 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 11 (1.40%) PMO
9 9 (1.15%) Data Quality
10 8 (1.02%) ISAE 3402
10 8 (1.02%) ISO 22301
10 8 (1.02%) ISO 31000
10 8 (1.02%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.89%) HL7
12 6 (0.76%) SLA
13 5 (0.64%) PSD2
14 3 (0.38%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 48 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (5.22%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.16%) Docker
4 13 (1.65%) XenDesktop
5 12 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.40%) XenApp
7 10 (1.27%) vSphere
8 9 (1.15%) Hyper-V
9 8 (1.02%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.38%) Samba
15 2 (0.25%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.25%) Xen
15 2 (0.25%) XenServer
16 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
16 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (1.91%) Single Sign-On
2 13 (1.65%) SCCM
3 11 (1.40%) Kubernetes
3 11 (1.40%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (1.15%) Nessus
5 8 (1.02%) Ansible
5 8 (1.02%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 7 (0.89%) Kibana
6 7 (0.89%) logstash
7 6 (0.76%) Puppet
8 5 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.51%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 3 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.38%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 3 (0.38%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.38%) SCOM
10 3 (0.38%) Terraform
10 3 (0.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 167 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 80 (10.18%) Oracle
3 74 (9.41%) SAP
4 58 (7.38%) VMware
5 37 (4.71%) Citrix
5 37 (4.71%) IBM
6 35 (4.45%) Cisco
7 29 (3.69%) Dell
8 19 (2.42%) Google
9 17 (2.16%) Avaya
10 16 (2.04%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.91%) ForgeRock
11 15 (1.91%) Sitecore
12 14 (1.78%) Splunk
13 12 (1.53%) Juniper
13 12 (1.53%) Qualys
14 11 (1.40%) Mercator
14 11 (1.40%) MuleSoft
15 10 (1.27%) Barracuda Networks
15 10 (1.27%) McAfee