Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 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)
England > North West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 178 108
Rank change year-on-year +28 -70 +21
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 68 24 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.16% 0.44% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.53% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 99
North West median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £405 £409 £408
90th Percentile £638 £675 £686
England median daily rate £568 £550 £536
% change year-on-year +3.18% +2.56% +5.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £55.50
% change year-on-year -36.36% -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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,027 4,529 6,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 85.61% 83.36% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,160 2,793 3,930
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £245 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 200 234
North West median hourly rate £22.65 £35.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.20% +13.60% +42.63%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £53.00 £49.45
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -13.73% +10.87% +9.52%

TOGAF
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing TOGAF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for TOGAF in the North West

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TOGAF in the North West

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOGAF in the North West over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TOGAF in the North West

TOGAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TOGAF in the North West

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 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
Manchester -6 29 £550 +12.24% 7
Cheshire -4 16 £600 +33.33% 4
Lancashire +4 13 £475 -26.92% 1
Merseyside +20 8 £500 -9.09% 7
Cumbria - 2 £425 -
TOGAF
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.94%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) Enterprise Architecture
3 18 (26.47%) Information Security
4 17 (25.00%) CESG
5 16 (23.53%) Zachman Framework
6 14 (20.59%) .NET
7 13 (19.12%) Security Architecture
8 12 (17.65%) Web Services
9 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
9 11 (16.18%) CISSP
9 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (16.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (16.18%) Node.js
9 11 (16.18%) SABSA
10 10 (14.71%) JSON
10 10 (14.71%) Middleware
10 10 (14.71%) Python
11 9 (13.24%) UML
11 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
11 9 (13.24%) Waterfall
11 9 (13.24%) Identity Access Management
12 8 (11.76%) SDLC
12 8 (11.76%) Information Architecture
12 8 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 8 (11.76%) PCI DSS
12 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
12 8 (11.76%) COBIT
12 8 (11.76%) ISSAP
12 8 (11.76%) ERP

TOGAF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (7.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.47%) IaaS
2 1 (1.47%) PaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.41%) Converged Networks
3 1 (1.47%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Rational Rose
2 3 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.41%) Bitbucket
2 3 (4.41%) JIRA
2 3 (4.41%) ReSharper
2 3 (4.41%) SonarQube
2 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.35%) Law
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
5 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 55 (80.88%) Architect
2 21 (30.88%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (16.18%) Designer
3 11 (16.18%) Technical Architect
4 10 (14.71%) Security Architect
5 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (11.76%) Security Designer
6 4 (5.88%) AWS Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Digital Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Digital Transformation
7 3 (4.41%) Digital Transformation Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (4.41%) TOGAF Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Data Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Information Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) .NET
2 12 (17.65%) Web Services
3 11 (16.18%) Node.js
4 10 (14.71%) JSON
4 10 (14.71%) Middleware
5 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.29%) CSS
5 7 (10.29%) HTML
6 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.35%) OAuth
8 4 (5.88%) Polymer
8 4 (5.88%) REST
9 3 (4.41%) ADO.NET
9 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (4.41%) LINQ
9 3 (4.41%) WCF
9 3 (4.41%) XML
9 3 (4.41%) XML Schema
9 3 (4.41%) XSLT
10 1 (1.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) CESG
2 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) New Media
6 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.94%) Enterprise Architecture
3 18 (26.47%) Information Security
4 16 (23.53%) Zachman Framework
5 13 (19.12%) Security Architecture
6 11 (16.18%) SABSA
6 11 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.24%) Identity Access Management
7 9 (13.24%) UML
7 9 (13.24%) Waterfall
8 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (11.76%) ERP
8 8 (11.76%) Information Architecture
8 8 (11.76%) SDLC
9 7 (10.29%) CRM
9 7 (10.29%) DevOps
9 7 (10.29%) Information Security Management
9 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.29%) Microservices
9 7 (10.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) Java
2 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.71%) Python
4 8 (11.76%) SQL
5 7 (10.29%) C#
5 7 (10.29%) COBOL
5 7 (10.29%) PHP
5 7 (10.29%) Ruby
6 3 (4.41%) XPath
7 2 (2.94%) C
8 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) CISSP
2 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
3 8 (11.76%) ISSAP
3 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.29%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (10.29%) IISP
5 6 (8.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (7.35%) CISMP
7 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (4.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (4.41%) CISM
9 1 (1.47%) AWS Certification
9 1 (1.47%) CCIE
9 1 (1.47%) CCNA
9 1 (1.47%) MCSE
9 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.76%) COBIT
2 8 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 8 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.41%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) AirWatch
1 3 (4.41%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.47%) Ansible
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Casewise
2 6 (8.82%) ServiceNow
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) BMC
4 3 (4.41%) Siebel
4 3 (4.41%) Snow
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) Xamarin