Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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.

Zachman Framework
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 754 645 614
Rank change year-on-year -109 -31 +63
Contract jobs citing Zachman Framework 123 243 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 184 182
UK median daily rate £550 £513 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% -1.91% +4.50%
10th Percentile £453 £367 £401
90th Percentile £670 £638 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £500 £520
% change year-on-year +7.50% -3.85% +2.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 6
UK median hourly rate - £42.84 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.45% +19.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.84 £49.50
% change year-on-year - -13.45% +19.21%

Zachman Framework 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 87132 87864 92880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.90% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 58048 58076 60168
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 £630 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2060 2332 2734
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.49 £11.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.16% +18.75%

Zachman Framework
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Zachman Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Zachman Framework.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zachman Framework in the UK

Zachman Framework
Top 13 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 6 months to 21 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 -88 116 £550 +10.00% 11
UK excluding London -43 83 £538 +7.50% 7
London -71 39 £550 +7.32% 4
Midlands +11 21 £525 +5.00% 1
North of England +53 19 £600 +41.18% 1
South East -16 19 £536 -2.50% 4
North West +29 17 £600 +45.37%
South West -6 15 £580 +10.48%
East Midlands -4 13 £525 -4.55% 1
West Midlands +27 8 £531 +6.25%
Scotland -8 6 £550 +30.95%
East of England -32 5 £463 +32.14% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £494 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 123 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (34.96%) Finance
4 35 (28.46%) ITIL
5 34 (27.64%) Enterprise Architecture
6 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
7 26 (21.14%) SOA
8 25 (20.33%) .NET
8 25 (20.33%) Project Management
9 24 (19.51%) Oracle
9 24 (19.51%) Web Services
9 24 (19.51%) REST
10 21 (17.07%) IT Strategy
10 21 (17.07%) Java
10 21 (17.07%) MODAF
11 20 (16.26%) COBIT
11 20 (16.26%) Data Modelling
12 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
12 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
12 19 (15.45%) Waterfall
13 18 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
13 18 (14.63%) C#
13 18 (14.63%) SQL
13 18 (14.63%) PRINCE2
14 17 (13.82%) Degree
14 17 (13.82%) Business Analysis
14 17 (13.82%) Migration
14 17 (13.82%) Analytics
14 17 (13.82%) DevOps
15 16 (13.01%) Retail

Zachman Framework
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 11 (8.94%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.25%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.63%) Confluence
5 2 (1.63%) Documentum
6 1 (0.81%) Mule
6 1 (0.81%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (3.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (1.63%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (8.94%) SaaS
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.50%) IaaS
4 7 (5.69%) PaaS
5 3 (2.44%) Boomi
5 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.44%) Office 365
6 2 (1.63%) GitHub
7 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.81%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) Firewall
2 4 (3.25%) Internet
2 4 (3.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (3.25%) Network Security
3 3 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (2.44%) Intranet
3 3 (2.44%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.63%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.63%) LDAP
4 2 (1.63%) SAN
4 2 (1.63%) SMS
5 1 (0.81%) BGP
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.81%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.81%) OSPF
5 1 (0.81%) Skype
5 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.20%) Big Data
3 7 (5.69%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.25%) HBase
5 4 (3.25%) Star Schema
6 3 (2.44%) MySQL
7 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.81%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.81%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.81%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) MSTest
1 8 (6.50%) NUnit
2 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.07%) JIRA
3 3 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.63%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.63%) ERwin
4 2 (1.63%) Hudson
4 2 (1.63%) Maven
4 2 (1.63%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.63%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (34.96%) Finance
2 16 (13.01%) Retail
3 11 (8.94%) Banking
4 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.44%) Electronics
6 3 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.44%) Marketing
6 3 (2.44%) Military
7 2 (1.63%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.63%) Law
7 2 (1.63%) Legal
7 2 (1.63%) Local Government
8 1 (0.81%) Automotive
8 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (86.18%) Architect
2 47 (38.21%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (12.20%) Technical Architect
4 13 (10.57%) Data Architect
5 11 (8.94%) Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Enterprise Architect
6 9 (7.32%) Digital Architect
6 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (4.88%) Consultant
8 6 (4.88%) CRM Developer
8 6 (4.88%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Developer
8 6 (4.88%) Service Architect
8 6 (4.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Lead Architect
10 4 (3.25%) Business Architect
10 4 (3.25%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.33%) .NET
2 24 (19.51%) REST
2 24 (19.51%) Web Services
3 16 (13.01%) Middleware
4 12 (9.76%) WCF
5 11 (8.94%) HTML
6 9 (7.32%) SOAP
7 8 (6.50%) .NET Framework
7 8 (6.50%) Entity Framework
7 8 (6.50%) Unity DI Container
7 8 (6.50%) XML
8 7 (5.69%) J2EE
9 5 (4.07%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.07%) XSLT
10 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (3.25%) JSON
10 4 (3.25%) Kafka
10 4 (3.25%) Samza
11 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) User Experience
3 7 (5.69%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.88%) CMDB
4 6 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.88%) NHS
4 6 (4.88%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.88%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.07%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.25%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.25%) Social Media
7 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.44%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.63%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.63%) PKI
8 2 (1.63%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) iPad
9 1 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.69%) Unix
2 5 (4.07%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) Windows
3 3 (2.44%) HPUX
4 2 (1.63%) Solaris
5 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (28.46%) ITIL
4 34 (27.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (21.14%) SOA
6 25 (20.33%) Project Management
7 21 (17.07%) IT Strategy
7 21 (17.07%) MODAF
8 20 (16.26%) Data Modelling
9 19 (15.45%) Waterfall
10 18 (14.63%) PRINCE2
10 18 (14.63%) Technical Architecture
11 17 (13.82%) Analytics
11 17 (13.82%) Business Analysis
11 17 (13.82%) DevOps
11 17 (13.82%) Migration
12 15 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (11.38%) UML
14 13 (10.57%) ArchiMate
14 13 (10.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.07%) Java
2 18 (14.63%) C#
2 18 (14.63%) SQL
3 13 (10.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.88%) C
5 2 (1.63%) XPath
6 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
1 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.82%) Degree
3 6 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.07%) CISSP
4 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.25%) CISM
5 4 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.44%) CCNP
6 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.44%) MCSA
6 3 (2.44%) MCSE
7 2 (1.63%) CCA
7 2 (1.63%) CCNA
7 2 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.63%) MCP
7 2 (1.63%) MCSD
7 2 (1.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.26%) COBIT
2 8 (6.50%) Data Quality
3 6 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (4.07%) PCI DSS
5 4 (3.25%) HL7
6 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (1.63%) GDPR
7 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (1.63%) QA
8 1 (0.81%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.81%) PSD2
8 1 (0.81%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) Docker
4 2 (1.63%) IAG
4 2 (1.63%) Xen
4 2 (1.63%) XenApp
5 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) SCCM
1 5 (4.07%) SCOM
2 4 (3.25%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.51%) Oracle
3 11 (8.94%) IBM
3 11 (8.94%) SAP
4 8 (6.50%) Cisco
5 6 (4.88%) VMware
6 5 (4.07%) ATG
6 5 (4.07%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.07%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.25%) Citrix
7 4 (3.25%) Hyperion
7 4 (3.25%) IBM Sterling
7 4 (3.25%) Retek
8 3 (2.44%) Dell
8 3 (2.44%) HP
9 2 (1.63%) CommVault
9 2 (1.63%) NetApp
9 2 (1.63%) Software AG
9 2 (1.63%) webMethods