Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for TOGAF Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2019 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.

TOGAF Certification
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 611 723 611
Rank change year-on-year +112 -112 +123
Contract jobs citing TOGAF Certification 241 174 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.38% 0.89% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 111 153
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £422 £414 £408
90th Percentile £750 £711 £733
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £538 £513
% change year-on-year +2.33% +4.88% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.50% -4.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £45.75
% change year-on-year - -23.50% -4.51%

TOGAF Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17,517 19,586 18,929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.96% 18.80% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,599 11,624 11,629
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.46%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +7.88% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 831 965 962
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £29.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.44% +6.86%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.75 £12.01
90th Percentile £57.00 £50.25 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -17.46% +12.50%

TOGAF Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for TOGAF Certification in the UK

TOGAF Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TOGAF Certification in the UK

TOGAF Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOGAF Certification over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TOGAF Certification in the UK

TOGAF Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TOGAF Certification in the UK

TOGAF Certification
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 2019. 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
England +113 209 £575 - 52
UK excluding London +96 157 £550 +2.33% 37
London +43 77 £600 -5.88% 18
South East +80 76 £520 -9.57% 14
Midlands +34 29 £575 +4.55% 7
Scotland +37 21 £613 +13.95% 2
West Midlands +34 17 £575 +9.52% 6
North of England +16 13 £625 +26.26% 9
South West -21 13 £525 +5.00% 3
East Midlands +21 10 £650 +18.18% 1
North West +19 8 £600 +23.71% 9
Wales - 4 £550 - 1
Yorkshire +23 3 £675 +22.73%
North East +23 2 £575 +35.29%
East of England +5 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF Certification 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 with a requirement for TOGAF Certification.

1 241 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 69 (28.63%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (26.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (22.82%) Finance
5 54 (22.41%) Microsoft
6 48 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (16.60%) Security Architecture
9 39 (16.18%) DevOps
9 39 (16.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 35 (14.52%) CISSP
10 35 (14.52%) Architectural Design
11 32 (13.28%) SaaS
11 32 (13.28%) Security Cleared
12 31 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
13 30 (12.45%) ITIL
13 30 (12.45%) Data Architecture
14 27 (11.20%) Oracle
15 26 (10.79%) SC Cleared
16 23 (9.54%) VMware
16 23 (9.54%) Microsoft Certification
16 23 (9.54%) Big Data
16 23 (9.54%) Cybersecurity
17 22 (9.13%) PaaS
17 22 (9.13%) SOA
17 22 (9.13%) Firewall
18 21 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (8.71%) Cisco
18 21 (8.71%) Linux
19 20 (8.30%) MCSE

TOGAF Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 12 (4.98%) Apache Spark
2 11 (4.56%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.32%) Apache
4 7 (2.90%) IIS
4 7 (2.90%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.66%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.83%) Confluence
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.83%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 7 (2.90%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.83%) Magento
3 2 (0.83%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 69 (28.63%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (26.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (13.28%) SaaS
4 22 (9.13%) PaaS
5 8 (3.32%) IaaS
6 7 (2.90%) Serverless
7 6 (2.49%) Power Platform
8 5 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.66%) Office 365
10 3 (1.24%) Force.com
11 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Flow
11 2 (0.83%) PowerApps
11 2 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.83%) Yammer
12 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.41%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 1 (0.41%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.13%) Firewall
2 12 (4.98%) LAN
2 12 (4.98%) WAN
3 11 (4.56%) Internet
4 9 (3.73%) Network Security
5 7 (2.90%) DNS
6 6 (2.49%) BGP
6 6 (2.49%) BIG-IP
6 6 (2.49%) OSPF
6 6 (2.49%) SNMP
7 5 (2.07%) DHCP
7 5 (2.07%) IMAP
7 5 (2.07%) SAN
7 5 (2.07%) SMTP
8 4 (1.66%) NAS
8 4 (1.66%) SSL
9 3 (1.24%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (1.24%) WLAN
10 2 (0.83%) VPN
11 1 (0.41%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.54%) Big Data
2 13 (5.39%) Hadoop
2 13 (5.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.90%) SAP HANA
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.66%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.66%) Power BI
7 3 (1.24%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.83%) Apache Ignite
8 2 (0.83%) HBase
8 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (2.49%) RStudio
2 4 (1.66%) Burp Suite
2 4 (1.66%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.83%) JIRA
4 1 (0.41%) ERwin
4 1 (0.41%) Rational Rose
General
1 55 (22.82%) Finance
2 20 (8.30%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.64%) Banking
4 12 (4.98%) Retail
5 10 (4.15%) Legal
6 6 (2.49%) Automotive
7 4 (1.66%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.66%) Marketing
8 2 (0.83%) Advertising
8 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.83%) Local Government
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 219 (90.87%) Architect
2 83 (34.44%) Solutions Architect
3 37 (15.35%) Enterprise Architect
4 34 (14.11%) Security Architect
5 23 (9.54%) Infrastructure Architect
6 18 (7.47%) Data Architect
7 16 (6.64%) Cloud Architect
8 15 (6.22%) Technical Architect
9 12 (4.98%) TOGAF Architect
10 11 (4.56%) AWS Architect
10 11 (4.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.15%) AWS Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.15%) Azure Architect
11 10 (4.15%) Enterprise Security Architect
11 10 (4.15%) Lead Architect
12 9 (3.73%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.73%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 8 (3.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.32%) SAP Architect
13 8 (3.32%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.30%) .NET
2 9 (3.73%) Web Services
3 6 (2.49%) JSON
3 6 (2.49%) XML
3 6 (2.49%) YAML
4 5 (2.07%) Kafka
4 5 (2.07%) LDAP
4 5 (2.07%) REST
5 4 (1.66%) Middleware
6 3 (1.24%) OAuth
7 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.83%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (0.83%) J2EE
7 2 (0.83%) SAML
7 2 (0.83%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.83%) SOAP
8 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.41%) LAMP
8 1 (0.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.56%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (4.15%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (3.32%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.32%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.49%) PKI
6 5 (2.07%) Clustering
6 5 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.66%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.66%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.24%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.24%) User Experience
9 2 (0.83%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.83%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.71%) Linux
2 15 (6.22%) Windows
3 10 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.73%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.32%) Unix
6 4 (1.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.66%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.24%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 48 (19.92%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (18.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (16.60%) Security Architecture
5 39 (16.18%) DevOps
5 39 (16.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 35 (14.52%) Architectural Design
7 30 (12.45%) Data Architecture
7 30 (12.45%) ITIL
8 23 (9.54%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (9.13%) SOA
10 21 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (8.30%) Migration
11 20 (8.30%) Technology Roadmap
12 18 (7.47%) SABSA
13 17 (7.05%) Information Security
13 17 (7.05%) Scrum
14 16 (6.64%) Data Protection
14 16 (6.64%) PRINCE2
14 16 (6.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.88%) Java
2 17 (7.05%) Python
3 14 (5.81%) SQL
4 8 (3.32%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.90%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.49%) Perl
6 6 (2.49%) Prolog
6 6 (2.49%) TypeScript
7 4 (1.66%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.66%) C#
8 1 (0.41%) C
8 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (14.52%) CISSP
2 32 (13.28%) Security Cleared
3 31 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (10.79%) SC Cleared
5 23 (9.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (8.30%) MCSE
7 19 (7.88%) CCNA
8 16 (6.64%) CCIE
8 16 (6.64%) Degree
9 12 (4.98%) CCNP
10 11 (4.56%) CISM
11 7 (2.90%) DV Cleared
11 7 (2.90%) SSCP
12 5 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.07%) MCP
12 5 (2.07%) SANS
13 4 (1.66%) CLAS
13 4 (1.66%) CRISC
13 4 (1.66%) GIAC
14 3 (1.24%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 7 (2.90%) GDPR
4 5 (2.07%) COBIT
4 5 (2.07%) QA
4 5 (2.07%) RMADS
5 4 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 4 (1.66%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.41%) Docker
5 1 (0.41%) HDFS
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.41%) vSphere
5 1 (0.41%) XenApp
5 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (5.81%) Puppet
1 14 (5.81%) Terraform
2 13 (5.39%) Ansible
3 7 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.07%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (2.07%) SCCM
5 4 (1.66%) Nessus
5 4 (1.66%) vRealize
6 3 (1.24%) SCOM
6 3 (1.24%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.83%) Kibana
8 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.41%) Oozie
8 1 (0.41%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 54 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.20%) Oracle
3 23 (9.54%) VMware
4 21 (8.71%) Cisco
5 20 (8.30%) SAP
6 13 (5.39%) Citrix
6 13 (5.39%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (3.32%) IBM
8 7 (2.90%) Aruba
8 7 (2.90%) F5
8 7 (2.90%) HP
9 6 (2.49%) BEA
9 6 (2.49%) BMC
9 6 (2.49%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.49%) Cloudera
9 6 (2.49%) Fortinet
9 6 (2.49%) NetScout
9 6 (2.49%) Riverbed
9 6 (2.49%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.07%) Siemens