The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for TOGAF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TOGAF over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 49 37
Rank change year-on-year +24 -12  
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 6 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.94% 0.93% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 1.22% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £650 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +29.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £670 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £520 £500
% change year-on-year -3.79% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £51.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £51.22
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

TOGAF is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 173 329 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 84.80% 76.69% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 199 190
Median daily rate £375 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 26
Median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% +5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.33 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

TOGAF
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing TOGAF as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for TOGAF in Lancashire

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TOGAF in Lancashire

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOGAF in Lancashire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TOGAF in Lancashire

TOGAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TOGAF in Lancashire

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fleetwood - 5 £650 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £501 -
TOGAF
North West

TOGAF
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL V3
3 9 (64.29%) Network Architecture
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (57.14%) LAN
5 7 (50.00%) WAN
5 7 (50.00%) Service Management
6 6 (42.86%) BCP
6 6 (42.86%) Network Design
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) CCIE
7 4 (28.57%) CCNP
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Internet
7 4 (28.57%) VoIP
7 4 (28.57%) Network Security
7 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) CCNA
9 2 (14.29%) Broadband
9 2 (14.29%) CISSP
9 2 (14.29%) CESG
9 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (7.14%) SFIA
10 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (7.14%) IISP
10 1 (7.14%) CLAS

TOGAF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) LAN
1 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Architect
2 10 (71.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) CESG
3 1 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL V3
3 9 (64.29%) Network Architecture
4 7 (50.00%) Service Management
5 6 (42.86%) BCP
5 6 (42.86%) Network Design
6 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) Information Security
8 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
8 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Migration
8 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 1 (7.14%) Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) SFIA
8 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CCIE
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (7.14%) CITP
5 1 (7.14%) CLAS
5 1 (7.14%) IISP
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) MBCS
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle