Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 295 240 263
Rank change year-on-year -55 +23 -2
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 360 1,025 1,038
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 1.13% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.30% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 734 616
Median daily rate £575 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £425 £438 £418
90th Percentile £800 £715 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +2.27% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +3.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.25 £46.50
% change year-on-year -30.35% +8.06% -

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 38,896 79,073 88,521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.47% 87.24% 86.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,501 52,000 58,355
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £298
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,360 2,137 2,331
Median hourly rate £30.00 £24.70 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.48% +12.25% -12.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.85 £11.18
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £23.00 £23.96 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.99% +14.07% -16.20%

TOGAF
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for TOGAF in the UK

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing TOGAF.

Daily rate trend for TOGAF in the UK

TOGAF
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing TOGAF over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for TOGAF in the UK

TOGAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing TOGAF.

Hourly rate trend for TOGAF in the UK

TOGAF
Top 16 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 2 June 2020. 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 -41 343 £575 - 49
UK excluding London -44 234 £563 +2.27% 47
London +20 114 £600 -1.64% 5
North of England +33 82 £600 +20.00% 17
Midlands +51 52 £550 -4.35% 10
South East -39 48 £525 - 13
North West +18 44 £575 +15.00% 12
West Midlands +48 34 £550 -8.33% 6
South West -1 31 £525 -8.70% 2
Yorkshire +57 29 £600 +20.00% 3
East Midlands +38 17 £525 -6.67% 4
Work from Home 0 16 £625 +8.70% 6
East of England +30 14 £550 -4.35% 2
North East +25 9 £1,300 +142.99% 2
Wales -2 6 £500 -20.32% 1
Scotland +1 5 £550 -5.58% 2

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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.

1 103 (28.61%) Enterprise Architecture
2 92 (25.56%) Azure
3 90 (25.00%) AWS
4 88 (24.44%) Microsoft
5 85 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (22.78%) Security Cleared
7 76 (21.11%) ITIL
8 65 (18.06%) TOGAF Certification
9 60 (16.67%) Finance
10 54 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
11 52 (14.44%) Public Sector
12 51 (14.17%) Migration
12 51 (14.17%) Oracle
13 47 (13.06%) CISSP
13 47 (13.06%) Information Security
14 45 (12.50%) Cisco
15 43 (11.94%) Data Modelling
15 43 (11.94%) DV Cleared
16 39 (10.83%) SC Cleared
17 38 (10.56%) Project Management
18 37 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
18 37 (10.28%) Data Architecture
19 36 (10.00%) ArchiMate
20 32 (8.89%) Analytics
20 32 (8.89%) MODAF
20 32 (8.89%) SOA
20 32 (8.89%) DevOps
21 31 (8.61%) UML
21 31 (8.61%) CRM
21 31 (8.61%) 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 15 (4.17%) Skype for Business
2 10 (2.78%) Confluence
3 7 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.39%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.83%) IIS
5 3 (0.83%) Jupyter
5 3 (0.83%) SAS
6 2 (0.56%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) CICS
7 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.28%) JBoss
7 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (4.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 6 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.28%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 92 (25.56%) Azure
2 90 (25.00%) AWS
3 26 (7.22%) SaaS
4 20 (5.56%) PaaS
5 19 (5.28%) IaaS
6 14 (3.89%) Office 365
6 14 (3.89%) Serverless
7 12 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (3.06%) GCP
9 10 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (2.50%) HP Helion
10 9 (2.50%) Power Platform
11 7 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.39%) Azure Functions
13 4 (1.11%) Amazon S3
13 4 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
14 3 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.83%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 3 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.11%) VoIP
2 20 (5.56%) Firewall
3 17 (4.72%) Skype
3 17 (4.72%) WAN
4 14 (3.89%) Unified Communications
5 11 (3.06%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (3.06%) LAN
5 11 (3.06%) VPN
6 10 (2.78%) DNS
7 9 (2.50%) SAN
8 8 (2.22%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.94%) Wireless
10 6 (1.67%) Internet
11 5 (1.39%) BGP
11 5 (1.39%) MPLS
11 5 (1.39%) OSPF
11 5 (1.39%) Software-Defined Networking
12 4 (1.11%) DHCP
12 4 (1.11%) Network Security
13 3 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (5.28%) SQL Server
3 17 (4.72%) Data Lake
4 12 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.78%) Big Data
6 9 (2.50%) Power BI
7 8 (2.22%) Cosmos DB
7 8 (2.22%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.94%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.67%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (1.39%) MySQL
10 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.11%) DB2
11 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.83%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.83%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.61%) JIRA
2 8 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.94%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.39%) ERwin
5 4 (1.11%) GitLab
5 4 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.83%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (0.83%) Subversion
7 2 (0.56%) Maven
7 2 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.56%) RStudio
8 1 (0.28%) Gradle
8 1 (0.28%) Grunt
8 1 (0.28%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.28%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.28%) webpack
General
1 60 (16.67%) Finance
2 52 (14.44%) Public Sector
3 21 (5.83%) Legal
4 13 (3.61%) Retail
4 13 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.33%) Banking
6 10 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.78%) Military
7 7 (1.94%) Law
8 6 (1.67%) Marketing
9 4 (1.11%) Advertising
10 3 (0.83%) Games
11 2 (0.56%) Back Office
11 2 (0.56%) Billing
11 2 (0.56%) Electronics
11 2 (0.56%) Local Government
11 2 (0.56%) Police
11 2 (0.56%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 283 (78.61%) Architect
2 126 (35.00%) Solutions Architect
3 37 (10.28%) Enterprise Architect
4 28 (7.78%) Data Architect
4 28 (7.78%) Technical Architect
5 27 (7.50%) Security Architect
6 20 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
7 18 (5.00%) Azure Architect
8 15 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
9 13 (3.61%) Salesforce Architect
10 11 (3.06%) CRM Architect
10 11 (3.06%) Digital Architect
11 9 (2.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 9 (2.50%) Consultant
11 9 (2.50%) Integration Architect
11 9 (2.50%) IT Architect
12 8 (2.22%) AWS Architect
12 8 (2.22%) Data Governance Specialist
12 8 (2.22%) Lead Architect
12 8 (2.22%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.39%) Web Services
2 16 (4.44%) .NET
3 15 (4.17%) REST
4 12 (3.33%) JSON
5 10 (2.78%) SOAP
5 10 (2.78%) XML
6 8 (2.22%) Middleware
7 6 (1.67%) Kafka
7 6 (1.67%) OAuth
8 5 (1.39%) OpenID
9 4 (1.11%) Apache NiFi
9 4 (1.11%) Java EE
9 4 (1.11%) Node.js
9 4 (1.11%) Regular Expression
9 4 (1.11%) RESTful
9 4 (1.11%) SAML
9 4 (1.11%) Spring
9 4 (1.11%) Swagger
10 3 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (0.83%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.61%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.83%) Public Cloud
3 20 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.89%) Data Structures
5 9 (2.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 8 (2.22%) Cloud Native
7 7 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (1.11%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.11%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.11%) NHS
10 4 (1.11%) TM Forum
11 3 (0.83%) CESG
11 3 (0.83%) DataPower
11 3 (0.83%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.83%) Social Media
12 2 (0.56%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.06%) Windows
2 23 (6.39%) Linux
3 13 (3.61%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.94%) Unix
5 6 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.39%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (0.83%) CentOS
8 3 (0.83%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.56%) Debian
9 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.28%) HPUX
10 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (28.61%) Enterprise Architecture
2 85 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (21.11%) ITIL
4 54 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
5 51 (14.17%) Migration
6 47 (13.06%) Information Security
7 43 (11.94%) Data Modelling
8 38 (10.56%) Project Management
9 37 (10.28%) Data Architecture
9 37 (10.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (10.00%) ArchiMate
11 32 (8.89%) Analytics
11 32 (8.89%) DevOps
11 32 (8.89%) MODAF
11 32 (8.89%) SOA
12 31 (8.61%) CRM
12 31 (8.61%) Data Management
12 31 (8.61%) UML
13 29 (8.06%) Microservices
14 28 (7.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.33%) SQL
2 24 (6.67%) Java
3 17 (4.72%) Python
4 9 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.22%) Perl
6 7 (1.94%) C#
6 7 (1.94%) Ruby
7 4 (1.11%) Lua
7 4 (1.11%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.83%) Ada
8 3 (0.83%) PHP
8 3 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.56%) C
9 2 (0.56%) Java 8
9 2 (0.56%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.28%) Go
10 1 (0.28%) Groovy
10 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (22.78%) Security Cleared
2 65 (18.06%) TOGAF Certification
3 47 (13.06%) CISSP
4 43 (11.94%) DV Cleared
5 39 (10.83%) SC Cleared
6 30 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (8.06%) Degree
8 28 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (7.78%) CISM
9 20 (5.56%) CCIE
10 17 (4.72%) CCNP
10 17 (4.72%) MCSE
11 12 (3.33%) CCIE Collaboration
12 11 (3.06%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.94%) CCDP
15 6 (1.67%) CEH
15 6 (1.67%) GIAC
16 5 (1.39%) ISEB
16 5 (1.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.11%) COBIT
2 17 (4.72%) Data Quality
2 17 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.78%) NIST
4 9 (2.50%) GDPR
5 5 (1.39%) HIPAA
5 5 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.83%) GxP
7 3 (0.83%) IFRS
7 3 (0.83%) ISO 22301
7 3 (0.83%) NCSC
7 3 (0.83%) SLA
8 2 (0.56%) HL7
8 2 (0.56%) QA
8 2 (0.56%) RMADS
9 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.28%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.89%) Docker
3 12 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (1.11%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (3.61%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.78%) Ansible
3 9 (2.50%) Terraform
4 6 (1.67%) SCCM
5 5 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.11%) Puppet
7 3 (0.83%) Oozie
7 3 (0.83%) SCOM
7 3 (0.83%) vRealize
8 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 88 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 51 (14.17%) Oracle
3 45 (12.50%) Cisco
4 28 (7.78%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (7.50%) VMware
6 17 (4.72%) Sparx
7 15 (4.17%) IBM
8 13 (3.61%) SAP
9 12 (3.33%) CA
10 10 (2.78%) Google
10 10 (2.78%) HP
11 7 (1.94%) Juniper
12 6 (1.67%) MuleSoft
13 5 (1.39%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.39%) BiZZdesign
13 5 (1.39%) Cloudera
13 5 (1.39%) Siebel
14 4 (1.11%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.11%) Dell
14 4 (1.11%) Fortinet