Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 262 219 229
Rank change year-on-year -43 +10 +24
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 998 1265 1273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.97% 1.19% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.42% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 889 853
UK median daily rate £538 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +0.96% -
10th Percentile £404 £400 £383
90th Percentile £713 £675 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 12
UK median hourly rate £52.25 £42.84 £59.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.97% -28.00% +35.30%
10th Percentile £16.90 £42.20 £37.25
90th Percentile £59.50 £80.90 £79.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.25 £42.84 £59.50
% change year-on-year +21.97% -28.00% +35.30%

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 86890 88941 94016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.52% 83.93% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 57867 58786 60918
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £626 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2052 2351 2749
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.02 £24.37 £23.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +4.35% +16.75%

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 17 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOGAF over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 -37 929 £544 +3.67% 80
UK excluding London -1 636 £525 +5.00% 58
London -89 355 £550 - 26
South East +22 229 £523 +4.50% 23
North of England -2 122 £523 -5.00% 14
Midlands -6 101 £500 -4.76% 7
South West -7 73 £575 +9.52% 6
North West -6 69 £515 -6.36% 8
East Midlands -3 54 £481 -12.50% 4
Yorkshire +35 51 £523 -5.00% 6
East of England -38 48 £580 +32.57% 4
West Midlands +22 44 £538 -2.27% 3
Scotland -13 34 £525 +5.00% 4
Wales +27 33 £420 -16.00% 1
North East +25 2 £405 -29.57%

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 261 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (24.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 241 (24.15%) Microsoft
4 205 (20.54%) Finance
5 187 (18.74%) ITIL
6 155 (15.53%) Oracle
7 154 (15.43%) Data Modelling
8 148 (14.83%) Microsoft Azure
9 147 (14.73%) SOA
10 137 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 135 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
12 124 (12.42%) Zachman Framework
12 124 (12.42%) Web Services
13 117 (11.72%) Security Cleared
14 112 (11.22%) Windows
14 112 (11.22%) IT Strategy
15 110 (11.02%) Java
16 108 (10.82%) SQL
17 106 (10.62%) Degree
18 104 (10.42%) SQL Server
19 103 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
20 102 (10.22%) PRINCE2
21 101 (10.12%) UML
22 99 (9.92%) Data Architecture
23 93 (9.32%) IaaS
24 92 (9.22%) Migration
25 88 (8.82%) SDLC
26 87 (8.72%) VMware
27 86 (8.62%) SaaS
28 84 (8.42%) Citrix

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 41 (4.11%) Skype for Business
2 32 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 32 (3.21%) SharePoint
3 27 (2.71%) Confluence
4 20 (2.00%) JBoss
5 16 (1.60%) Tomcat
6 15 (1.50%) Apache Spark
6 15 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 13 (1.30%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.30%) WildFly
8 12 (1.20%) IIS
8 12 (1.20%) MS Exchange
9 9 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 8 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.70%) Apache
11 7 (0.70%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.70%) SAS
12 6 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.50%) CMS
13 5 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 23 (2.30%) MS Visio
2 11 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.60%) Teamcenter
4 5 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
4 5 (0.50%) SAP HR
5 4 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.40%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 4 (0.40%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.30%) Lawson
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 1 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.10%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 148 (14.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
3 93 (9.32%) IaaS
4 86 (8.62%) SaaS
5 83 (8.32%) PaaS
6 51 (5.11%) Office 365
7 24 (2.40%) iPaaS
8 20 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
9 12 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.80%) GitHub
11 7 (0.70%) Boomi
11 7 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.70%) Yammer
12 6 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.60%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.40%) BPaaS
15 3 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
15 3 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (6.51%) Firewall
2 39 (3.91%) NetScaler
3 31 (3.11%) SAN
4 26 (2.61%) Internet
5 23 (2.30%) DNS
6 19 (1.90%) Network Security
7 14 (1.40%) VoIP
7 14 (1.40%) WAN
8 13 (1.30%) LAN
9 12 (1.20%) VPN
10 11 (1.10%) LDAP
10 11 (1.10%) TCP/IP
11 10 (1.00%) DHCP
11 10 (1.00%) HTTP
12 9 (0.90%) NAS
13 6 (0.60%) Kerberos
13 6 (0.60%) Skype
13 6 (0.60%) SMS
14 5 (0.50%) Intranet
14 5 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 61 (6.11%) Big Data
3 49 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 35 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 33 (3.31%) Hadoop
7 25 (2.51%) NoSQL
8 22 (2.20%) MongoDB
9 19 (1.90%) Oracle Database
10 17 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.50%) HBase
11 15 (1.50%) Oracle Exadata
11 15 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (1.40%) Apache Hive
13 13 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
14 11 (1.10%) PowerCenter
14 11 (1.10%) Snowflake Schema
15 10 (1.00%) MySQL
16 9 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (3.31%) JIRA
2 15 (1.50%) Jenkins
3 14 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (1.10%) ERwin
5 8 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.80%) MSTest
5 8 (0.80%) NUnit
6 5 (0.50%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.40%) Maven
7 4 (0.40%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (0.40%) SonarQube
7 4 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.30%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.30%) Hudson
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 205 (20.54%) Finance
2 74 (7.41%) Banking
3 59 (5.91%) Retail
4 39 (3.91%) Telecoms
5 30 (3.01%) Legal
6 21 (2.10%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.00%) Law
8 17 (1.70%) Local Government
8 17 (1.70%) Retail Banking
9 12 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.20%) Marketing
10 9 (0.90%) Publishing
11 7 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.60%) Electronics
12 6 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.50%) Back Office
14 4 (0.40%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.30%) Automotive
15 3 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 822 (82.36%) Architect
2 298 (29.86%) Solutions Architect
3 124 (12.42%) Technical Architect
4 118 (11.82%) Data Architect
5 89 (8.92%) Enterprise Architect
6 70 (7.01%) Infrastructure Architect
7 68 (6.81%) Security Architect
8 64 (6.41%) TOGAF Architect
9 60 (6.01%) Senior Architect
10 59 (5.91%) Cloud Architect
11 54 (5.41%) Designer
12 46 (4.61%) Digital Architect
13 33 (3.31%) Lead Architect
14 30 (3.01%) AWS Architect
14 30 (3.01%) Solutions Designer
15 29 (2.91%) Digital Solutions Architect
16 26 (2.61%) IT Architect
17 25 (2.51%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
18 24 (2.40%) Business Architect
18 24 (2.40%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (12.42%) Web Services
2 71 (7.11%) .NET
3 54 (5.41%) REST
4 50 (5.01%) XML
5 38 (3.81%) Middleware
6 33 (3.31%) HTML
7 32 (3.21%) J2EE
7 32 (3.21%) SOAP
8 28 (2.81%) RESTful
8 28 (2.81%) Spring
9 23 (2.30%) Hibernate
10 19 (1.90%) JSON
11 17 (1.70%) Java EE
12 15 (1.50%) AngularJS
12 15 (1.50%) JMS
13 14 (1.40%) CSS
13 14 (1.40%) WCF
14 12 (1.20%) .NET Framework
14 12 (1.20%) JDBC
14 12 (1.20%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (6.61%) Management Information System
3 53 (5.31%) Data Centre
4 46 (4.61%) Computer Science
5 36 (3.61%) Reference Data
6 35 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (3.51%) NHS
7 32 (3.21%) CESG
8 21 (2.10%) Private Cloud
9 20 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 20 (2.00%) N-Tier
10 18 (1.80%) User Experience
11 17 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (1.60%) Social Media
13 12 (1.20%) Clustering
13 12 (1.20%) Public Cloud
14 11 (1.10%) BYOD
14 11 (1.10%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.10%) PKI
15 9 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 112 (11.22%) Windows
2 57 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 46 (4.61%) Unix
4 38 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (3.51%) Linux
6 20 (2.00%) Solaris
6 20 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 13 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 11 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.70%) Android
10 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.60%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.30%) HPUX
12 3 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.20%) AIX
14 1 (0.10%) SUSE
14 1 (0.10%) VMS
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (24.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 187 (18.74%) ITIL
4 154 (15.43%) Data Modelling
5 147 (14.73%) SOA
6 137 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 124 (12.42%) Zachman Framework
8 112 (11.22%) IT Strategy
9 102 (10.22%) PRINCE2
10 101 (10.12%) UML
11 99 (9.92%) Data Architecture
12 92 (9.22%) Migration
13 88 (8.82%) SDLC
14 78 (7.82%) Project Management
15 76 (7.62%) Analytics
16 69 (6.91%) Data Management
17 68 (6.81%) Technical Architecture
18 67 (6.71%) DevOps
19 63 (6.31%) Security Architecture
20 59 (5.91%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 110 (11.02%) Java
2 108 (10.82%) SQL
3 44 (4.41%) C#
4 41 (4.11%) JavaScript
4 41 (4.11%) PowerShell
5 22 (2.20%) PL/SQL
5 22 (2.20%) T-SQL
6 21 (2.10%) C
7 15 (1.50%) Python
8 9 (0.90%) VB
9 7 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.60%) PHP
11 5 (0.50%) C++
11 5 (0.50%) Ruby
12 4 (0.40%) R
13 3 (0.30%) Perl
13 3 (0.30%) Scala
14 2 (0.20%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.20%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.20%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 117 (11.72%) Security Cleared
2 106 (10.62%) Degree
3 80 (8.02%) SC Cleared
4 58 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (5.11%) CISSP
6 39 (3.91%) MCSE
7 36 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (2.81%) CCNA
9 25 (2.51%) DV Cleared
9 25 (2.51%) ISEB
9 25 (2.51%) ISSAP
10 23 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
11 22 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (1.70%) ISTQB
13 16 (1.60%) CISM
13 16 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (1.50%) CESG Certified Professional
15 11 (1.10%) CCNP
15 11 (1.10%) CCSP
15 11 (1.10%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.62%) COBIT
2 53 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (5.01%) Data Quality
4 44 (4.41%) PCI DSS
5 27 (2.71%) HL7
6 23 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 21 (2.10%) QA
8 18 (1.80%) GDPR
9 14 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
10 8 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.80%) SLA
11 5 (0.50%) HMG Infosec
12 4 (0.40%) ISO 31000
13 3 (0.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 3 (0.30%) PMO
14 2 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
14 2 (0.20%) CDISC
14 2 (0.20%) GCP
14 2 (0.20%) GxP
System Software
1 77 (7.72%) Active Directory
2 52 (5.21%) Hyper-V
3 43 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (3.91%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (3.51%) XenDesktop
5 35 (3.51%) XenServer
6 17 (1.70%) Docker
7 13 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (1.20%) XenApp
9 11 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.60%) vSphere
11 5 (0.50%) Xen
12 4 (0.40%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.30%) UAG
13 3 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.20%) IAG
15 1 (0.10%) HDFS
15 1 (0.10%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (2.40%) SCCM
2 18 (1.80%) SCOM
3 13 (1.30%) Puppet
4 12 (1.20%) Microsoft Clustering
5 10 (1.00%) Ansible
5 10 (1.00%) Terraform
6 8 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.60%) Oracle EDQ
8 5 (0.50%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (0.50%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.20%) AppDNA
11 2 (0.20%) MOM
11 2 (0.20%) Nessus
11 2 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 1 (0.10%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.10%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 241 (24.15%) Microsoft
2 155 (15.53%) Oracle
3 87 (8.72%) VMware
4 84 (8.42%) Citrix
5 77 (7.72%) SAP
6 54 (5.41%) IBM
7 43 (4.31%) Cisco
8 28 (2.81%) HP
9 21 (2.10%) Workday
10 18 (1.80%) Cloudera
11 17 (1.70%) Atlassian
12 15 (1.50%) Adobe
13 14 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (1.30%) Dell
14 13 (1.30%) Sybase
15 12 (1.20%) Informatica
16 10 (1.00%) NetApp
16 10 (1.00%) RedGate
17 9 (0.90%) 3PAR
17 9 (0.90%) Siemens