Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 12 November 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
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 323 277 228
Rank change year-on-year -46 -49 +13
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 821 982 1,284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.80% 0.97% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.13% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 597 902
UK median daily rate £570 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.05% +2.38% +0.96%
10th Percentile £445 £405 £400
90th Percentile £700 £713 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 9
UK median hourly rate £73.34 £47.50 £42.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.40% +10.88% -28.00%
10th Percentile £39.50 £16.75 £42.20
90th Percentile £82.70 £59.50 £80.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £73.34 £47.50 £42.84
% change year-on-year +54.40% +10.88% -28.00%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 88,793 86,888 90,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.35% 85.76% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,734 57,736 59,329
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £278 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,323 2,092 2,466
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.14 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.93% +2.84% +2.27%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.70 £48.75 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £24.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -10.94% +4.70% +1.88%

TOGAF
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for TOGAF in the UK

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TOGAF in the UK

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOGAF over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TOGAF in the UK

TOGAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for TOGAF in the UK

TOGAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOGAF over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TOGAF in the UK

TOGAF
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 12 November 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
England -52 754 £575 +5.55% 229
UK excluding London -50 518 £550 +4.76% 165
London -20 286 £600 +8.06% 73
South East -43 177 £581 +10.71% 53
North of England -34 100 £500 -4.31% 43
South West -13 77 £550 -4.35% 23
Midlands -30 74 £598 +19.50% 29
West Midlands -25 45 £600 +11.11% 26
North West -41 43 £475 -7.77% 25
Yorkshire -18 42 £520 -0.48% 14
East of England -3 39 £574 +0.66% 8
Scotland -11 33 £500 -4.76% 4
East Midlands -4 30 £600 +26.32% 3
Wales -32 23 £585 +39.29% 2
North East +12 15 £500 +23.46% 4

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 239 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (25.94%) Enterprise Architecture
3 179 (21.80%) Microsoft
4 172 (20.95%) ITIL
5 169 (20.58%) Finance
6 165 (20.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 165 (20.10%) Amazon AWS
7 127 (15.47%) TOGAF Certification
8 110 (13.40%) Security Architecture
9 104 (12.67%) Windows
10 102 (12.42%) Zachman Framework
11 101 (12.30%) DevOps
12 98 (11.94%) Security Cleared
12 98 (11.94%) CISSP
13 92 (11.21%) Degree
13 92 (11.21%) SaaS
14 91 (11.08%) Migration
15 90 (10.96%) SOA
15 90 (10.96%) Web Services
15 90 (10.96%) Java
15 90 (10.96%) Oracle
15 90 (10.96%) Office 365
16 87 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
16 87 (10.60%) Information Security
17 84 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
18 83 (10.11%) SABSA
19 78 (9.50%) Data Centre
19 78 (9.50%) SAP
20 75 (9.14%) Linux
20 75 (9.14%) Management Information System

TOGAF
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 46 (5.60%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.41%) Apache
3 27 (3.29%) IIS
4 16 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (1.46%) Apache Spark
6 11 (1.34%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.10%) Skype for Business
8 8 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.97%) JBoss
9 7 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.85%) Documentum
9 7 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.73%) CMS
10 6 (0.73%) Jupyter
10 6 (0.73%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.73%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.37%) Liferay
12 3 (0.37%) Mule
Applications
1 22 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.24%) SPSS
5 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.49%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.37%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.12%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 165 (20.10%) Amazon AWS
1 165 (20.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 92 (11.21%) SaaS
3 90 (10.96%) Office 365
4 57 (6.94%) PaaS
5 51 (6.21%) IaaS
6 26 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (2.19%) Boomi
8 18 (2.19%) Serverless
9 11 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.34%) Amazon S3
9 11 (1.34%) AWS CloudTrail
9 11 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (1.34%) Route 53
9 11 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (1.22%) iPaaS
11 8 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.28%) Firewall
2 32 (3.90%) Network Security
3 28 (3.41%) SAN
4 18 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 17 (2.07%) DNS
5 17 (2.07%) NetScaler
5 17 (2.07%) WAN
6 15 (1.83%) Skype
7 13 (1.58%) LAN
8 12 (1.46%) VPN
9 11 (1.34%) DMZ
10 9 (1.10%) Reverse Proxy
10 9 (1.10%) Unified Communications
11 8 (0.97%) Internet
12 7 (0.85%) DAB
12 7 (0.85%) NFC
12 7 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (0.73%) Wireless
14 5 (0.61%) MPLS
14 5 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.07%) Big Data
4 14 (1.71%) MySQL
4 14 (1.71%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (1.46%) Hadoop
6 11 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 11 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.22%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.97%) Data Lake
8 8 (0.97%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.85%) EDRMS
9 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.73%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.61%) HBase
11 5 (0.61%) SAP HANA
11 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (1.83%) SonarQube
2 14 (1.71%) JIRA
3 10 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.85%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.49%) GitLab
5 4 (0.49%) Rational Rose
6 3 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.37%) Maven
6 3 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.24%) ERwin
7 2 (0.24%) Hudson
7 2 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (0.24%) Toad
7 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.24%) XMLSpy
8 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.12%) Gradle
8 1 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 169 (20.58%) Finance
2 67 (8.16%) Retail
3 59 (7.19%) Banking
4 31 (3.78%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.68%) Marketing
6 17 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 16 (1.95%) Legal
8 15 (1.83%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.58%) Law
10 11 (1.34%) Publishing
11 9 (1.10%) Electronics
12 7 (0.85%) Back Office
13 5 (0.61%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.49%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.49%) Local Government
15 3 (0.37%) Billing
15 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.37%) Military
16 2 (0.24%) Games
16 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 704 (85.75%) Architect
2 331 (40.32%) Solutions Architect
3 119 (14.49%) Security Architect
4 70 (8.53%) Enterprise Architect
5 65 (7.92%) Technical Architect
6 59 (7.19%) Cloud Architect
7 47 (5.72%) Infrastructure Architect
8 43 (5.24%) Data Architect
8 43 (5.24%) TOGAF Architect
9 39 (4.75%) Designer
10 37 (4.51%) Lead Architect
11 32 (3.90%) Solutions Designer
12 31 (3.78%) Applications Architect
12 31 (3.78%) AWS Architect
12 31 (3.78%) Senior Architect
13 26 (3.17%) Azure Architect
13 26 (3.17%) Business Architect
14 24 (2.92%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 22 (2.68%) Network Architect
16 21 (2.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (10.96%) Web Services
2 73 (8.89%) Middleware
3 61 (7.43%) .NET
4 40 (4.87%) SOAP
5 37 (4.51%) REST
6 29 (3.53%) XML
7 21 (2.56%) JSON
8 20 (2.44%) OAuth
9 19 (2.31%) J2EE
10 17 (2.07%) JSP
10 17 (2.07%) SAML
11 15 (1.83%) Spring
12 14 (1.71%) AngularJS
12 14 (1.71%) ASP.NET
12 14 (1.71%) Node.js
13 11 (1.34%) OpenID
14 10 (1.22%) RESTful
15 7 (0.85%) LAMP
15 7 (0.85%) OAuth2
16 6 (0.73%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.50%) Data Centre
2 75 (9.14%) Management Information System
3 72 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (5.12%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.29%) Public Cloud
6 22 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 22 (2.68%) PKI
7 19 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.19%) Driving Licence
8 18 (2.19%) NHS
9 15 (1.83%) Clustering
10 14 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (1.58%) CESG
12 10 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.22%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.22%) Reference Data
12 10 (1.22%) Taxonomies
12 10 (1.22%) User Experience
13 9 (1.10%) Blackberry
13 9 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (12.67%) Windows
2 75 (9.14%) Linux
3 51 (6.21%) Windows Server
4 42 (5.12%) Windows 10
5 27 (3.29%) Unix
6 23 (2.80%) Solaris
7 18 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (1.83%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.73%) AIX
11 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.37%) Android
12 3 (0.37%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.24%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (25.94%) Enterprise Architecture
3 172 (20.95%) ITIL
4 110 (13.40%) Security Architecture
5 102 (12.42%) Zachman Framework
6 101 (12.30%) DevOps
7 91 (11.08%) Migration
8 90 (10.96%) SOA
9 87 (10.60%) Information Security
9 87 (10.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 84 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
11 83 (10.11%) SABSA
12 71 (8.65%) Technical Architecture
13 65 (7.92%) CRM
14 64 (7.80%) PRINCE2
15 63 (7.67%) UML
16 59 (7.19%) ERP
16 59 (7.19%) Waterfall
17 57 (6.94%) Microservices
18 56 (6.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 90 (10.96%) Java
2 42 (5.12%) PowerShell
2 42 (5.12%) SQL
3 33 (4.02%) C#
4 26 (3.17%) C
4 26 (3.17%) Python
5 25 (3.05%) JavaScript
6 18 (2.19%) C++
7 9 (1.10%) Perl
8 7 (0.85%) VBA
9 6 (0.73%) Java 8
9 6 (0.73%) PHP
10 3 (0.37%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.37%) Groovy
10 3 (0.37%) Ruby
11 2 (0.24%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.24%) XPath
12 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.12%) VB
12 1 (0.12%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 127 (15.47%) TOGAF Certification
2 98 (11.94%) CISSP
2 98 (11.94%) Security Cleared
3 92 (11.21%) Degree
4 71 (8.65%) SC Cleared
5 42 (5.12%) CISM
6 34 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (3.65%) DV Cleared
9 24 (2.92%) CISA
10 23 (2.80%) ISSAP
10 23 (2.80%) MCSE
11 17 (2.07%) CESG Certified Professional
12 16 (1.95%) CREST Certified
13 14 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 13 (1.58%) CCNA
14 13 (1.58%) CCNP
14 13 (1.58%) IISP
15 12 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.21%) GDPR
2 49 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (5.60%) PCI DSS
4 28 (3.41%) COBIT
5 27 (3.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 21 (2.56%) QA
7 20 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 15 (1.83%) HMG Infosec
8 15 (1.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 15 (1.83%) JSP 440
9 12 (1.46%) ISAE 3402
9 12 (1.46%) ISO 22301
9 12 (1.46%) ISO 31000
9 12 (1.46%) ISO 9001
10 11 (1.34%) PMO
11 9 (1.10%) HL7
12 8 (0.97%) Data Quality
13 6 (0.73%) SLA
14 4 (0.49%) COSO
14 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 53 (6.46%) Active Directory
1 53 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (2.19%) Docker
2 18 (2.19%) XenDesktop
3 14 (1.71%) Hyper-V
3 14 (1.71%) XenApp
4 11 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 11 (1.34%) vSphere
5 8 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.85%) XenServer
7 6 (0.73%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.37%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.37%) Samba
9 3 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.24%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (2.07%) SCCM
2 14 (1.71%) Single Sign-On
3 13 (1.58%) Nessus
4 12 (1.46%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 11 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
6 9 (1.10%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.85%) Ansible
7 7 (0.85%) Puppet
8 6 (0.73%) Kibana
8 6 (0.73%) logstash
8 6 (0.73%) SCOM
9 5 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.49%) CASB
10 4 (0.49%) CSIRT
10 4 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.49%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 3 (0.37%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.37%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 179 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 90 (10.96%) Oracle
3 78 (9.50%) SAP
4 69 (8.40%) VMware
5 45 (5.48%) Cisco
5 45 (5.48%) Citrix
6 39 (4.75%) IBM
7 20 (2.44%) Splunk
8 19 (2.31%) Dell
8 19 (2.31%) Qualys
9 17 (2.07%) Google
9 17 (2.07%) McAfee
10 14 (1.71%) Avaya
10 14 (1.71%) Barracuda Networks
10 14 (1.71%) Red Hat
11 13 (1.58%) Imperva
11 13 (1.58%) Sitecore
12 12 (1.46%) ArcSight
12 12 (1.46%) Trend Micro
12 12 (1.46%) Tripwire