Period
to 23 July 2017

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 July 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.

The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 142 100
Rank change year-on-year +16 -42 +8
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 52 64 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.18% 1.07% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.29% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 54
West Midlands median daily rate £538 £563 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £428 £363 £350
90th Percentile £611 £669 £621
England median daily rate £550 £525 £515
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £37.80
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £51.22
% change year-on-year -26.32% -7.25% -6.88%

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3643 4959 3889
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 82.76% 82.69% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2292 2880 2331
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £240 £218
90th Percentile £541 £538 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 108 191
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £17.02 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.53% -26.01% +27.78%
10th Percentile £10.84 £10.73 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £39.15 £40.87
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year - +14.94% +6.10%

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 July 2017.

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 July 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
Warwickshire +5 16 £540 -10.00% 1
Birmingham +19 14 £450 -12.62% 1
Shropshire +34 9 £575 +15.00%
Coventry +15 6 £538 +9.41% 2
Staffordshire +6 1 - - 2
TOGAF
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TOGAF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (36.54%) IT Strategy
3 15 (28.85%) ITIL
4 14 (26.92%) Service Delivery
5 13 (25.00%) Degree
6 12 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
8 8 (15.38%) CRM
9 7 (13.46%) SOA
9 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
9 7 (13.46%) Oracle
9 7 (13.46%) Middleware
9 7 (13.46%) TDD
9 7 (13.46%) Scrum
9 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
9 7 (13.46%) Office 365
9 7 (13.46%) SDLC
10 6 (11.54%) IaaS
10 6 (11.54%) User Experience
10 6 (11.54%) SaaS
10 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
10 6 (11.54%) Project Management
10 6 (11.54%) Java
10 6 (11.54%) UML
10 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
10 6 (11.54%) RUP

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 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) Documentum
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.92%) Mule
5 1 (1.92%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.92%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.46%) Office 365
3 6 (11.54%) IaaS
3 6 (11.54%) SaaS
4 5 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (9.62%) PaaS
5 3 (5.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) LAN
1 3 (5.77%) WAN
2 2 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) Network Security
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) ERwin
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (7.69%) Automotive
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Architect
2 15 (28.85%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (21.15%) Technical Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (13.46%) Network Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Head of Architecture
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Network Architect
8 3 (5.77%) CRM Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Network Technical Architect
8 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.85%) AWS Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Azure Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) Middleware
2 3 (5.77%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) REST
3 2 (3.85%) SOAP
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.92%) Drools
4 1 (1.92%) J2EE
4 1 (1.92%) JMS
4 1 (1.92%) JPA
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) Spring
4 1 (1.92%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
1 6 (11.54%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
1 1 (1.92%) Unix
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) IT Strategy
2 15 (28.85%) ITIL
3 14 (26.92%) Service Delivery
4 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (19.23%) Zachman Framework
6 8 (15.38%) CRM
7 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
7 7 (13.46%) Scrum
7 7 (13.46%) SDLC
7 7 (13.46%) SOA
7 7 (13.46%) TDD
7 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (11.54%) Project Management
8 6 (11.54%) RUP
8 6 (11.54%) UML
9 5 (9.62%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Programme Governance
9 5 (9.62%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) Java
2 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.92%) CCNA
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CISM
4 1 (1.92%) CISSP
4 1 (1.92%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) COBIT
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SnapMirror
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Pega
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) NetApp
5 2 (3.85%) Casewise
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) Embarcadero
6 1 (1.92%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) VMware