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 3 months to 24 June 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)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 178 225
Rank change year-on-year -40 +47  
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 507 767 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.10% 1.43% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.71% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 518 384
Median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £400 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £699 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £540 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £53.75 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.19%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £53.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year - +42.19%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39081 44816 45249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.35% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 25486 29721 28985
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1082 1268
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

TOGAF
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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
Top 30 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 3 months to 24 June 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
England -36 486 £550 +3.77% 100
London -26 213 £600 +4.34% 27
South East -4 85 £500 - 28
Yorkshire +19 42 £531 -3.40% 5
South West -30 40 £563 -4.25% 11
West Yorkshire +30 39 £538 -10.41% 1
City of London +3 38 £588 +2.84% 6
Leeds +30 36 £538 -10.41% 1
West Midlands +35 31 £545 +9.00% 4
Hampshire +19 30 £419 -9.45% 6
East of England +6 28 £535 +1.80% 10
Wiltshire -6 25 £575 +2.22% 5
Berkshire +16 20 £584 +11.19% 8
Bedfordshire +6 17 £525 -14.28% 5
North West -41 17 £488 +2.63% 10
East Midlands -16 16 £435 -9.84% 4
Surrey +7 14 £550 +4.76% 10
Buckinghamshire -30 13 £500 - 2
Warwickshire +17 12 £575 +12.19% 1
Scotland +2 12 £500 +5.26% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +72 11 £638 -13.55% 1
Tyne and Wear +70 11 £638 -13.55% 1
North East +56 11 £638 -13.55% 1
Milton Keynes -12 11 £500 -28.57% 2
Derby -17 9 £418 -1.76%
Derbyshire -18 9 £418 -12.10%
Shropshire +19 8 £575 +15.00% 2
Telford +17 8 £575 +15.00% 2
Swindon -2 8 £600 +9.09%
Corsham -8 8 £500 -23.07%

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 237 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (22.88%) Finance
3 206 (22.66%) Enterprise Architecture
4 204 (22.44%) ITIL
5 184 (20.24%) Microsoft
6 155 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 153 (16.83%) SOA
8 125 (13.75%) Oracle
9 122 (13.42%) Degree
10 113 (12.43%) Windows
11 106 (11.66%) Security Cleared
12 104 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
13 103 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 102 (11.22%) Zachman Framework
15 100 (11.00%) Office 365
16 96 (10.56%) Java
17 93 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
18 92 (10.12%) Retail
19 89 (9.79%) Migration
19 89 (9.79%) Data Modelling
20 87 (9.57%) Data Architecture
21 82 (9.02%) Web Services
21 82 (9.02%) Data Management
22 80 (8.80%) SC Cleared
23 77 (8.47%) Banking
23 77 (8.47%) SQL
24 76 (8.36%) SQL Server
24 76 (8.36%) PRINCE2
24 76 (8.36%) Active Directory
24 76 (8.36%) Technical Architecture

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 56 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 48 (5.28%) Skype for Business
3 31 (3.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 25 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
5 22 (2.42%) CMS
6 19 (2.09%) JBoss
7 15 (1.65%) Confluence
7 15 (1.65%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.54%) IIS
9 13 (1.43%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 10 (1.10%) MS Exchange
11 8 (0.88%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.77%) Apache
12 7 (0.77%) Magnolia
12 7 (0.77%) SAS
12 7 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.66%) WildFly
Applications
1 26 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 11 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.22%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.77%) SAP HR
3 5 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.44%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.33%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.11%) Actimize
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.11%) SAP CAR
7 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.11%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.11%) SAP POS DM
7 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 155 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (11.44%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (11.00%) Office 365
4 52 (5.72%) PaaS
5 50 (5.50%) SaaS
6 43 (4.73%) IaaS
7 19 (2.09%) Yammer
8 17 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (1.54%) OneDrive
10 9 (0.99%) Boomi
10 9 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
11 8 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.66%) iPaaS
13 4 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.44%) BPaaS
13 4 (0.44%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.33%) GitHub
14 3 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.73%) Firewall
1 43 (4.73%) WAN
2 33 (3.63%) DNS
3 31 (3.41%) LAN
4 30 (3.30%) Network Security
5 27 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
6 25 (2.75%) Internet
6 25 (2.75%) NetScaler
7 23 (2.53%) VPN
8 22 (2.42%) SAN
9 17 (1.87%) DHCP
10 15 (1.65%) Wireless
11 14 (1.54%) Skype
12 10 (1.10%) Intranet
13 8 (0.88%) LDAP
13 8 (0.88%) Unified Communications
14 7 (0.77%) BGP
14 7 (0.77%) TCP/IP
15 6 (0.66%) NAS
16 5 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (8.36%) SQL Server
2 47 (5.17%) Big Data
3 44 (4.84%) Hadoop
4 36 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (3.41%) Relational Database
6 25 (2.75%) MongoDB
6 25 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (2.42%) Apache Hive
7 22 (2.42%) HBase
7 22 (2.42%) RDBMS
8 21 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (2.09%) Neo4j
11 14 (1.54%) Oracle Database
11 14 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (0.99%) MySQL
14 9 (0.99%) NoSQL
14 9 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (2.20%) JIRA
2 14 (1.54%) ERwin
3 12 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 8 (0.88%) MSTest
4 8 (0.88%) NUnit
5 7 (0.77%) Hudson
6 6 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.66%) PowerDesigner
7 5 (0.55%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (0.33%) Maven
10 2 (0.22%) MagicDraw
10 2 (0.22%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.11%) Selenium
11 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
General
1 208 (22.88%) Finance
2 92 (10.12%) Retail
3 77 (8.47%) Banking
4 40 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.74%) Legal
6 26 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.98%) Law
7 18 (1.98%) Marketing
8 14 (1.54%) Financial Institution
9 12 (1.32%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.21%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.88%) Back Office
11 8 (0.88%) Electronics
11 8 (0.88%) Local Government
12 6 (0.66%) Automotive
13 5 (0.55%) Billing
14 4 (0.44%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.33%) Military
16 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 759 (83.50%) Architect
2 260 (28.60%) Solutions Architect
3 125 (13.75%) Technical Architect
4 94 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
5 93 (10.23%) Enterprise Architect
6 69 (7.59%) Data Architect
7 67 (7.37%) TOGAF Architect
8 64 (7.04%) Cloud Architect
8 64 (7.04%) Security Architect
9 62 (6.82%) Senior Architect
10 35 (3.85%) Applications Architect
11 34 (3.74%) Network Architect
12 32 (3.52%) Consultant
13 30 (3.30%) Digital Architect
14 28 (3.08%) Azure Architect
15 27 (2.97%) Designer
16 25 (2.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
17 24 (2.64%) Analyst
17 24 (2.64%) Business Architect
17 24 (2.64%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (9.02%) Web Services
2 71 (7.81%) .NET
3 52 (5.72%) REST
4 42 (4.62%) XML
5 34 (3.74%) Middleware
6 28 (3.08%) SOAP
7 26 (2.86%) HTML
8 25 (2.75%) J2EE
8 25 (2.75%) Spring
9 24 (2.64%) JSON
10 21 (2.31%) RESTful
11 20 (2.20%) AngularJS
11 20 (2.20%) Hibernate
12 16 (1.76%) CSS
13 14 (1.54%) .NET Framework
13 14 (1.54%) JMS
13 14 (1.54%) SAML
14 9 (0.99%) Ajax
14 9 (0.99%) CSS3
14 9 (0.99%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (6.05%) Data Centre
3 45 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 32 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 29 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (2.86%) Reference Data
7 25 (2.75%) CESG
7 25 (2.75%) NHS
8 24 (2.64%) Data Structures
9 20 (2.20%) Private Cloud
10 17 (1.87%) PKI
11 16 (1.76%) SWIFT
12 14 (1.54%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
13 12 (1.32%) User Experience
14 10 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (0.88%) BYOD
15 8 (0.88%) Clustering
15 8 (0.88%) Public Cloud
16 7 (0.77%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 113 (12.43%) Windows
2 44 (4.84%) Windows Server
3 35 (3.85%) Linux
4 28 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (2.64%) Unix
6 23 (2.53%) Windows 10
7 17 (1.87%) Solaris
8 12 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.99%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.77%) Windows Vista
11 6 (0.66%) Android
12 5 (0.55%) HPUX
12 5 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.44%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.44%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.22%) MVS
15 1 (0.11%) CentOS
15 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (22.66%) Enterprise Architecture
3 204 (22.44%) ITIL
4 153 (16.83%) SOA
5 103 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 102 (11.22%) Zachman Framework
7 89 (9.79%) Data Modelling
7 89 (9.79%) Migration
8 87 (9.57%) Data Architecture
9 82 (9.02%) Data Management
10 76 (8.36%) PRINCE2
10 76 (8.36%) Technical Architecture
11 72 (7.92%) Project Management
12 70 (7.70%) IT Strategy
12 70 (7.70%) UML
13 66 (7.26%) Business Analysis
14 65 (7.15%) Business Intelligence
14 65 (7.15%) SDLC
15 58 (6.38%) CRM
15 58 (6.38%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 96 (10.56%) Java
2 77 (8.47%) SQL
3 41 (4.51%) C#
4 39 (4.29%) JavaScript
5 33 (3.63%) PowerShell
6 30 (3.30%) Python
7 23 (2.53%) C
8 8 (0.88%) C++
8 8 (0.88%) PHP
8 8 (0.88%) PL/SQL
8 8 (0.88%) Ruby
9 6 (0.66%) R
10 5 (0.55%) VB
11 3 (0.33%) ActionScript
11 3 (0.33%) NATURAL
12 2 (0.22%) ABAP
12 2 (0.22%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.22%) SPARQL
12 2 (0.22%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.11%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 122 (13.42%) Degree
2 106 (11.66%) Security Cleared
3 80 (8.80%) SC Cleared
4 38 (4.18%) CISSP
5 29 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
7 25 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (2.53%) DV Cleared
9 22 (2.42%) MCSE
10 20 (2.20%) CISM
11 17 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
12 16 (1.76%) ISEB
13 14 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
14 12 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (1.21%) CCIE
15 11 (1.21%) CCNA
15 11 (1.21%) Master's Degree
16 10 (1.10%) CISA
16 10 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 8 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.39%) Data Quality
2 34 (3.74%) PCI DSS
3 32 (3.52%) COBIT
4 29 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (1.76%) SEPA
6 11 (1.21%) QA
7 9 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
7 9 (0.99%) GDPR
8 7 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 7 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.66%) HL7
10 5 (0.55%) SLA
11 4 (0.44%) FedRAMP
12 3 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.22%) Government Security Classifications
13 2 (0.22%) GPG13
13 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 2 (0.22%) PMO
13 2 (0.22%) SNOMED CT
14 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 76 (8.36%) Active Directory
2 41 (4.51%) Hyper-V
3 40 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (2.42%) XenDesktop
6 19 (2.09%) XenServer
7 14 (1.54%) XenApp
8 8 (0.88%) Docker
9 5 (0.55%) BitLocker
9 5 (0.55%) UAG
9 5 (0.55%) Xen
10 4 (0.44%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.33%) HDFS
11 3 (0.33%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.33%) vCloud
11 3 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (2.75%) Ansible
2 21 (2.31%) SCCM
3 17 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
4 16 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (1.54%) SCOM
6 7 (0.77%) Puppet
7 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.55%) Terraform
9 4 (0.44%) Kibana
9 4 (0.44%) logstash
9 4 (0.44%) Nessus
10 3 (0.33%) SnapMirror
10 3 (0.33%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.11%) AppDNA
12 1 (0.11%) OpenIDM
12 1 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 184 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 125 (13.75%) Oracle
3 73 (8.03%) VMware
4 72 (7.92%) Citrix
5 65 (7.15%) SAP
6 45 (4.95%) Cisco
7 26 (2.86%) Cloudera
8 24 (2.64%) Splunk
9 23 (2.53%) IBM
9 23 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
10 21 (2.31%) Informatica
11 20 (2.20%) Adobe
12 19 (2.09%) HP
12 19 (2.09%) MapR
12 19 (2.09%) Nuix
13 17 (1.87%) ServiceNow
14 14 (1.54%) Dell
15 12 (1.32%) Genesys
16 9 (0.99%) ESRI
16 9 (0.99%) Tableau
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