Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 April 2018 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 136 124
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 -7
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 47 45 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.98% 0.97% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.19% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 41
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £513 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% -6.82% +22.22%
10th Percentile £482 £405 £419
90th Percentile £673 £655 £688
England median daily rate £550 £550 £530
% change year-on-year - +3.77% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £55.00 -
England median hourly rate £53.38 £55.00 £53.81
% change year-on-year -2.95% +2.21% +29.00%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,014 3,768 4,385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 84.06% 81.29% 83.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,514 2,359 2,424
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £243
90th Percentile £575 £538 £545
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 141 126
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +14.05% -20.11%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £10.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £38.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% +11.90%

TOGAF
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing TOGAF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for TOGAF in the West Midlands

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TOGAF in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for TOGAF in the West Midlands

TOGAF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TOGAF in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TOGAF in the West Midlands

TOGAF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TOGAF in the West Midlands

TOGAF
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TOGAF within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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
Warwickshire +5 16 £550 +1.15% 14
Shropshire - 10 £700 - 2
Birmingham -24 9 £550 +22.22% 1
Coventry -7 4 £550 +10.00% 3
Staffordshire -1 1 £488 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 - -
TOGAF
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) Zachman Framework
3 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.53%) Finance
4 10 (21.28%) SOA
4 10 (21.28%) CISSP
4 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.02%) Middleware
6 8 (17.02%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (17.02%) Case Management
7 7 (14.89%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (14.89%) GDPR
7 7 (14.89%) COBIT
7 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.89%) Pega
7 7 (14.89%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
7 7 (14.89%) Security Architecture
7 7 (14.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (14.89%) Project Management
7 7 (14.89%) Documentum
7 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.77%) Information Security
8 6 (12.77%) Migration
8 6 (12.77%) CRM
8 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (10.64%) ISSAP
9 5 (10.64%) SABSA

TOGAF
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (14.89%) Documentum
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.89%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) LAN
1 5 (10.64%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) MPLS
2 2 (4.26%) Network Security
2 2 (4.26%) SDH
2 2 (4.26%) SNMP
2 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.26%) VLAN
3 1 (2.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Architect
2 16 (34.04%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (23.40%) IT Architect
4 9 (19.15%) Security Architect
5 8 (17.02%) TOGAF Architect
6 7 (14.89%) AWS Architect
7 6 (12.77%) Senior Architect
8 5 (10.64%) IT Security Architect
9 4 (8.51%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Zachman Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Azure Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Lead Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Network Architect
11 2 (4.26%) Firewall Architect
11 2 (4.26%) Information Architect
11 2 (4.26%) Network Design Architect
11 2 (4.26%) Network Security Architect
12 1 (2.13%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.13%) Smart City
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 13 (27.66%) Zachman Framework
3 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.28%) SOA
5 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.02%) Case Management
6 8 (17.02%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.89%) Project Management
7 7 (14.89%) Security Architecture
7 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.89%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (12.77%) CRM
8 6 (12.77%) Information Security
8 6 (12.77%) Migration
8 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
9 5 (10.64%) SABSA
9 5 (10.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) CISSP
2 5 (10.64%) GSEC
2 5 (10.64%) ISSAP
3 4 (8.51%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) COBIT
1 7 (14.89%) GDPR
1 7 (14.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (14.89%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (4.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (4.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Ansible
1 4 (8.51%) BladeLogic
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Pega
2 4 (8.51%) BMC
3 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco
3 1 (2.13%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.13%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Northgate