Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 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.

The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
UK
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 266 330 273
Rank change year-on-year +64 -57 -48
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 828 823 991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.98% 0.79% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.91% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 545 603
UK median daily rate £563 £570 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +6.05% +2.38%
10th Percentile £425 £446 £405
90th Percentile £750 £700 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 13
UK median hourly rate £80.00 £73.34 £52.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.08% +40.36% +21.97%
10th Percentile £25.55 £39.50 £16.90
90th Percentile £87.50 £82.70 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £80.00 £73.34 £52.25
% change year-on-year +9.08% +40.36% +21.97%

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 72,736 90,125 88,062
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.12% 86.88% 86.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 47,672 59,619 58,484
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £298 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,313 2,352 2,123
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -4.35% +2.22%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.66 £50.48 £49.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.19 £23.50
% change year-on-year +6.18% -9.83% +4.44%

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 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 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 +61 778 £568 -1.30% 178
UK excluding London +59 566 £550 - 133
London +46 246 £650 +8.33% 59
South East +44 186 £540 -7.10% 40
South West +49 131 £550 - 17
North of England +17 92 £515 +3.00% 35
Midlands +60 91 £600 +0.42% 22
West Midlands +66 76 £600 - 14
North West +9 48 £506 +6.58% 21
Yorkshire +14 37 £500 -3.85% 13
Scotland +27 36 £525 +5.00% 10
East of England +17 30 £575 +0.22% 5
East Midlands +7 11 £675 +12.50% 8
North East +10 7 £575 +15.00% 1
Wales +9 5 £550 -5.98% 3

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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.

1 220 (26.57%) TOGAF Certification
2 210 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (24.64%) Azure
4 201 (24.28%) Enterprise Architecture
5 178 (21.50%) Microsoft
6 171 (20.65%) Security Cleared
7 163 (19.69%) AWS
8 155 (18.72%) Finance
9 150 (18.12%) ITIL
10 108 (13.04%) SC Cleared
11 105 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 104 (12.56%) Migration
13 101 (12.20%) ArchiMate
14 100 (12.08%) Security Architecture
15 98 (11.84%) Degree
16 96 (11.59%) CISSP
17 94 (11.35%) PaaS
18 89 (10.75%) SaaS
19 86 (10.39%) Project Delivery
20 85 (10.27%) Information Security
21 84 (10.14%) Oracle
21 84 (10.14%) Architectural Design
22 83 (10.02%) Public Sector
23 80 (9.66%) Zachman Framework
23 80 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
24 79 (9.54%) DevOps
25 74 (8.94%) Data Modelling
26 72 (8.70%) Analytics
27 71 (8.57%) Microservices
28 70 (8.45%) Data 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 32 (3.86%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.14%) Apache Spark
3 18 (2.17%) IIS
4 13 (1.57%) OpenStack
5 12 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 9 (1.09%) SAS
7 8 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (0.85%) Confluence
8 7 (0.85%) Jupyter
8 7 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.48%) Apache
9 4 (0.48%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.24%) CICS
10 2 (0.24%) JBoss
10 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.12%) CMS
11 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (2.66%) MS Visio
2 20 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.24%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 40 (4.83%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 14 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.21%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.12%) Aligne
6 1 (0.12%) Avolution ABACUS
6 1 (0.12%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.12%) Primavera
6 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.12%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 204 (24.64%) Azure
2 163 (19.69%) AWS
3 94 (11.35%) PaaS
4 89 (10.75%) SaaS
5 58 (7.00%) IaaS
6 56 (6.76%) Office 365
7 24 (2.90%) Power Platform
8 22 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (1.57%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (1.45%) Serverless
11 11 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 11 (1.33%) Boomi
11 11 (1.33%) GCP
12 8 (0.97%) iPaaS
12 8 (0.97%) PowerApps
13 7 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.72%) OpenShift
15 5 (0.60%) Amazon Cognito
15 5 (0.60%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.64%) Firewall
2 27 (3.26%) WAN
3 23 (2.78%) Internet
4 18 (2.17%) Network Security
4 18 (2.17%) SAN
5 16 (1.93%) LAN
5 16 (1.93%) VPN
6 15 (1.81%) VLAN
7 13 (1.57%) TCP/IP
8 12 (1.45%) VoIP
9 11 (1.33%) HTTP
9 11 (1.33%) Skype
10 10 (1.21%) DNS
11 9 (1.09%) Unified Communications
12 8 (0.97%) BGP
12 8 (0.97%) OSPF
12 8 (0.97%) SNMP
13 7 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (0.72%) BIG-IP
14 6 (0.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.71%) Big Data
3 34 (4.11%) Hadoop
4 32 (3.86%) Data Lake
5 31 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (2.66%) NoSQL
6 22 (2.66%) Relational Database
7 18 (2.17%) MongoDB
8 16 (1.93%) Power BI
9 13 (1.57%) Apache Hive
9 13 (1.57%) Blockchain
10 10 (1.21%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.09%) Impala
11 9 (1.09%) MySQL
12 7 (0.85%) Apache Zeppelin
12 7 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
12 7 (0.85%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.60%) GIS
14 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.36%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 22 (2.66%) Jenkins
2 19 (2.29%) JIRA
3 18 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.97%) Burp Suite
4 8 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (0.60%) Bitbucket
5 5 (0.60%) ERwin
6 3 (0.36%) MagicDraw
6 3 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.36%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.24%) Maven
7 2 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.12%) GitLab
8 1 (0.12%) Hudson
8 1 (0.12%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.12%) Subversion
8 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 155 (18.72%) Finance
2 83 (10.02%) Public Sector
3 52 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 43 (5.19%) Legal
5 40 (4.83%) Retail
6 33 (3.99%) Banking
7 23 (2.78%) Marketing
8 21 (2.54%) Manufacturing
9 17 (2.05%) Law
10 12 (1.45%) Back Office
11 11 (1.33%) Electronics
12 9 (1.09%) Aerospace
12 9 (1.09%) Automotive
12 9 (1.09%) Military
13 8 (0.97%) Local Government
14 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.36%) Police
14 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.24%) Advertising
15 2 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 718 (86.71%) Architect
2 287 (34.66%) Solutions Architect
3 106 (12.80%) Security Architect
4 99 (11.96%) Enterprise Architect
5 75 (9.06%) Cloud Architect
6 72 (8.70%) Data Architect
7 71 (8.57%) Technical Architect
8 40 (4.83%) Infrastructure Architect
9 36 (4.35%) Azure Architect
10 29 (3.50%) Senior Architect
11 24 (2.90%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 21 (2.54%) Analyst
13 20 (2.42%) AWS Architect
14 19 (2.29%) Designer
14 19 (2.29%) Information Architect
15 18 (2.17%) Network Architect
16 17 (2.05%) CRM Architect
16 17 (2.05%) Integration Architect
16 17 (2.05%) TOGAF Architect
17 16 (1.93%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.80%) Web Services
2 41 (4.95%) JSON
3 40 (4.83%) XML
4 30 (3.62%) .NET
5 23 (2.78%) Middleware
5 23 (2.78%) REST
6 17 (2.05%) OAuth
7 13 (1.57%) SAML
8 12 (1.45%) Kafka
8 12 (1.45%) OpenID
9 11 (1.33%) SOAP
9 11 (1.33%) YAML
10 9 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
11 8 (0.97%) RESTful
12 7 (0.85%) Apache NiFi
12 7 (0.85%) LDAP
12 7 (0.85%) Node.js
13 6 (0.72%) Java EE
13 6 (0.72%) SailPoint
13 6 (0.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 48 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 29 (3.50%) Public Cloud
5 28 (3.38%) PKI
6 23 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 20 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
8 17 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (2.05%) User Experience
9 15 (1.81%) N-Tier
10 13 (1.57%) Reference Data
10 13 (1.57%) TM Forum
11 12 (1.45%) Internet of Things
12 11 (1.33%) Frameworx
12 11 (1.33%) Robotics
12 11 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
13 10 (1.21%) Cloud Native
14 9 (1.09%) CMDB
14 9 (1.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 67 (8.09%) Windows
2 50 (6.04%) Linux
3 33 (3.99%) Windows Server
4 29 (3.50%) Unix
5 25 (3.02%) Windows 10
6 13 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.21%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.85%) CentOS
10 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.48%) AIX
11 4 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.24%) Android
12 2 (0.24%) HPUX
12 2 (0.24%) VMS
13 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.12%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.12%) Solaris
13 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (24.28%) Enterprise Architecture
3 150 (18.12%) ITIL
4 105 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 104 (12.56%) Migration
6 101 (12.20%) ArchiMate
7 100 (12.08%) Security Architecture
8 86 (10.39%) Project Delivery
9 85 (10.27%) Information Security
10 84 (10.14%) Architectural Design
11 80 (9.66%) Zachman Framework
12 79 (9.54%) DevOps
13 74 (8.94%) Data Modelling
14 72 (8.70%) Analytics
15 71 (8.57%) Microservices
16 70 (8.45%) Data Architecture
17 69 (8.33%) Project Management
17 69 (8.33%) UML
18 68 (8.21%) PRINCE2
18 68 (8.21%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 65 (7.85%) SQL
2 37 (4.47%) Java
3 36 (4.35%) Python
4 29 (3.50%) C
5 20 (2.42%) PowerShell
6 10 (1.21%) C#
7 9 (1.09%) C++
8 8 (0.97%) JavaScript
8 8 (0.97%) Perl
9 6 (0.72%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.72%) Prolog
10 5 (0.60%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.36%) Go
11 3 (0.36%) VB
12 2 (0.24%) COBOL
12 2 (0.24%) PHP
12 2 (0.24%) Ruby
12 2 (0.24%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.24%) VBA
13 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 220 (26.57%) TOGAF Certification
2 171 (20.65%) Security Cleared
3 108 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 98 (11.84%) Degree
5 96 (11.59%) CISSP
6 54 (6.52%) DV Cleared
7 51 (6.16%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (3.26%) CCNA
8 27 (3.26%) CISM
9 26 (3.14%) CCIE
10 24 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (2.78%) CCNP
12 21 (2.54%) MCSE
12 21 (2.54%) SANS
13 17 (2.05%) AWS Certification
14 15 (1.81%) BPSS Clearance
15 14 (1.69%) GIAC
16 13 (1.57%) IISP
17 12 (1.45%) HND
18 11 (1.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (3.38%) COBIT
3 26 (3.14%) GDPR
4 22 (2.66%) Data Quality
5 21 (2.54%) NIST
6 19 (2.29%) PCI DSS
7 18 (2.17%) QA
8 13 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 12 (1.45%) RMADS
10 11 (1.33%) JSP 440
11 10 (1.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 5 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
12 5 (0.60%) HMG Infosec
12 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 5 (0.60%) SLA
13 3 (0.36%) NCSC
14 2 (0.24%) HL7
14 2 (0.24%) PMO
14 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 42 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 31 (3.74%) Docker
3 22 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (2.29%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.21%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.60%) Postfix
9 4 (0.48%) vCloud
9 4 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.36%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.36%) XenApp
10 3 (0.36%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.24%) HDFS
11 2 (0.24%) NDS
11 2 (0.24%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 2 (0.24%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.24%) OpenDJ
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (3.14%) Kubernetes
2 15 (1.81%) SCCM
2 15 (1.81%) Single Sign-On
3 14 (1.69%) CASB
4 11 (1.33%) Ansible
5 9 (1.09%) Nessus
5 9 (1.09%) Oozie
6 8 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.85%) Puppet
8 6 (0.72%) SCOM
9 5 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (0.60%) yum
10 4 (0.48%) Terraform
11 3 (0.36%) vRealize
12 2 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.24%) Salt
12 2 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 178 (21.50%) Microsoft
2 84 (10.14%) Oracle
3 59 (7.13%) SAP
3 59 (7.13%) VMware
4 44 (5.31%) Salesforce.com
5 43 (5.19%) Sparx
6 37 (4.47%) Cisco
7 21 (2.54%) Tableau
8 19 (2.29%) BiZZdesign
8 19 (2.29%) Citrix
9 18 (2.17%) IBM
10 16 (1.93%) Dell
11 13 (1.57%) Google
11 13 (1.57%) HP
12 10 (1.21%) MuleSoft
12 10 (1.21%) TIBCO
13 9 (1.09%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.09%) Cloudera
13 9 (1.09%) McAfee
13 9 (1.09%) Remedy