The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Zachman Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Zachman Framework over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Zachman Framework
UK
Rank 539 468 546
Rank change year-on-year -71 +78  
Contract jobs citing Zachman Framework 54 180 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.34% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.41% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 120 53
Median daily rate £500 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £721 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £546 £550 £513
% change year-on-year -0.68% +7.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £59.00

Zachman Framework 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 37646 44098 42190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.88% 79.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24821 28901 26121
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1212
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +34.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Zachman Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Zachman Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Zachman Framework in the UK

Zachman Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zachman Framework in the UK

Zachman Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Zachman Framework over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Zachman Framework in the UK

Zachman Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zachman Framework in the UK

Zachman Framework
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zachman Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 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 -75 50 £475 -13.63% 21
London -33 32 £450 -25.00% 13
East of England -3 6 £350 -46.15%
Scotland +9 4 £541 -1.59% 1
Edinburgh +7 4 £541 -13.40% 1
South West +1 4 £588 +9.30%
Essex -6 4 £330 -
East Midlands -3 3 £550 -8.33% 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £550 - 2
South East +13 2 £470 -14.54% 3
West Midlands +2 2 £550 +10.00%
Bristol 0 2 £588 +8.04%
Hertfordshire - 2 £613 -
Wiltshire - 2 £690 -
Watford - 2 £613 -
Northampton - 2 £488 -
Berkshire +25 1 £470 -27.69% 2
Yorkshire +10 1 - - 1
Hampshire +8 1 - -
Leeds +4 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire +3 1 - - 1
City of London -3 1 £415 -36.15% 4
Southampton - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £850 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

Zachman Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Zachman Framework 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 Zachman Framework.

1 157 (98.74%) TOGAF
2 83 (52.20%) Enterprise Architecture
3 69 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (22.64%) .NET
5 35 (22.01%) CRM
6 33 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (20.13%) Microsoft
8 29 (18.24%) SOA
9 28 (17.61%) Finance
10 26 (16.35%) Active Directory
10 26 (16.35%) Oracle
10 26 (16.35%) SQL
11 25 (15.72%) C#
11 25 (15.72%) Dynamics CRM
11 25 (15.72%) Waterfall
12 24 (15.09%) Business Analysis
12 24 (15.09%) SharePoint
13 23 (14.47%) Java
13 23 (14.47%) Retail
14 22 (13.84%) SAP
15 21 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (13.21%) Technical Architecture
15 21 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (11.95%) Security Cleared
17 19 (11.95%) SDLC
17 19 (11.95%) IT Strategy
18 18 (11.32%) Windows
18 18 (11.32%) Scrum
19 17 (10.69%) OO

Zachman Framework
Top Related 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 24 (15.09%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.18%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (8.18%) Skype for Business
3 11 (6.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.26%) JBoss
5 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.63%) Mule
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (15.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (6.92%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.26%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 33 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (8.81%) Office 365
4 13 (8.18%) Yammer
5 8 (5.03%) IaaS
6 5 (3.14%) SaaS
7 4 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (2.52%) PaaS
8 3 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.26%) CallidusCloud
9 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.63%) G Suite
10 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) SMS
2 7 (4.40%) Firewall
3 6 (3.77%) Network Security
4 5 (3.14%) Internet
5 4 (2.52%) Wireless
6 3 (1.89%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.26%) DNS
7 2 (1.26%) LAN
7 2 (1.26%) WAN
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.63%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.63%) DHCP
8 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.63%) NAS
8 1 (0.63%) SAN
8 1 (0.63%) Skype
8 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.18%) Big Data
2 13 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.63%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.63%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.63%) DB2
6 1 (0.63%) GIS
6 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (5.66%) MSTest
1 9 (5.66%) NUnit
2 5 (3.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.52%) JIRA
3 4 (2.52%) Rational Software Modeler
4 1 (0.63%) ERwin
4 1 (0.63%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (17.61%) Finance
2 23 (14.47%) Retail
3 15 (9.43%) Banking
4 14 (8.81%) Marketing
5 10 (6.29%) Legal
6 5 (3.14%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.52%) Back Office
7 4 (2.52%) Local Government
8 3 (1.89%) Automotive
9 2 (1.26%) Advertising
9 2 (1.26%) Billing
10 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (82.39%) Architect
2 67 (42.14%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (15.09%) Consultant
4 20 (12.58%) Digital Architect
4 20 (12.58%) Enterprise Architect
5 19 (11.95%) Technical Consultant
6 18 (11.32%) CRM Consultant
7 17 (10.69%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 15 (9.43%) Microsoft Consultant
8 15 (9.43%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 15 (9.43%) Technical Architect
9 14 (8.81%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 12 (7.55%) Digital Marketing Architect
11 11 (6.92%) Data Architect
12 10 (6.29%) Security Architect
13 9 (5.66%) Cloud Architect
13 9 (5.66%) CRM Architect
13 9 (5.66%) Digital Solutions Architect
13 9 (5.66%) Payments Architect
13 9 (5.66%) Payments Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.64%) .NET
2 15 (9.43%) Web Services
3 14 (8.81%) J2EE
4 12 (7.55%) COM
5 11 (6.92%) Middleware
6 10 (6.29%) REST
7 9 (5.66%) HTML
7 9 (5.66%) SOAP
7 9 (5.66%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (5.66%) WCF
8 8 (5.03%) .NET Framework
8 8 (5.03%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.89%) Java EE
10 2 (1.26%) SAP Basis
10 2 (1.26%) XML
11 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.63%) SAML
11 1 (0.63%) XBRL
11 1 (0.63%) XSD
11 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.55%) Social Media
3 11 (6.92%) Virtual Team
4 10 (6.29%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.77%) EMV
6 5 (3.14%) Contactless
6 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.14%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.52%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.89%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.89%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.89%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.26%) PKI
9 2 (1.26%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.32%) Windows
2 8 (5.03%) Linux
3 6 (3.77%) Unix
4 3 (1.89%) Android
5 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.26%) Solaris
6 1 (0.63%) CentOS
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (98.74%) TOGAF
2 83 (52.20%) Enterprise Architecture
3 69 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (22.01%) CRM
5 29 (18.24%) SOA
6 25 (15.72%) Waterfall
7 24 (15.09%) Business Analysis
8 21 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (13.21%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (12.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (11.95%) IT Strategy
10 19 (11.95%) SDLC
11 18 (11.32%) Scrum
12 17 (10.69%) OO
13 16 (10.06%) Data Management
14 14 (8.81%) Analytics
15 13 (8.18%) Document Management
15 13 (8.18%) Open Source
16 12 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
16 12 (7.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.35%) SQL
2 25 (15.72%) C#
3 23 (14.47%) Java
4 14 (8.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.89%) C
6 2 (1.26%) C++
6 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (11.95%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.18%) Degree
3 10 (6.29%) DV Cleared
3 10 (6.29%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.40%) CISSP
5 3 (1.89%) CISM
6 2 (1.26%) CCIE
6 2 (1.26%) CCNA
6 2 (1.26%) CCSA
6 2 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.26%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.63%) CISA
7 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) COBIT
2 5 (3.14%) SEPA
3 2 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.26%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.63%) P3O
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) PMO
4 1 (0.63%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 26 (16.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) Docker
3 1 (0.63%) Firmware
3 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.63%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (0.63%) Control-M
2 1 (0.63%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 32 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.35%) Oracle
3 22 (13.84%) SAP
4 17 (10.69%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (7.55%) Adobe
5 12 (7.55%) Infor
6 7 (4.40%) Forcepoint
7 5 (3.14%) Cisco
7 5 (3.14%) Google
7 5 (3.14%) IBM
8 4 (2.52%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.52%) Citrix
9 3 (1.89%) Informatica
10 2 (1.26%) ATG
10 2 (1.26%) Callidus
10 2 (1.26%) Guidewire
10 2 (1.26%) hybris
10 2 (1.26%) Interwoven
10 2 (1.26%) VMware
10 2 (1.26%) Zuora