Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 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)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 158 146
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12 -19
Contract jobs citing TOGAF 49 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.58% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.69% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 12 27
West Midlands median daily rate £600 £588 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.13% +6.82% -
10th Percentile £461 £472 £448
90th Percentile £638 £810 £700
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
West Midlands median hourly rate - £59.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.27% -
England median hourly rate £77.42 £53.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +44.71% -2.73% -7.56%

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 4,246 3,902 4,560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 86.71% 83.45% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,629 2,496 2,735
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £238 £250
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 142 144
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £24.99 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.97% +40.79% -11.25%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.67 £10.61
90th Percentile £44.50 £48.75 £40.21
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.50 £23.34
% change year-on-year - +0.69% +3.73%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 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
Coventry +13 14 £600 +4.35% 3
Birmingham +13 12 £600 -7.69% 5
Shropshire - 9 £595 -
Warwickshire +5 8 £574 +4.32% 1
Staffordshire -4 2 £425 -9.33%
Herefordshire - 2 £400 -
Solihull +5 1 £575 - 1
TOGAF
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for TOGAF.

1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) CISSP
3 15 (30.61%) SOA
4 14 (28.57%) SDLC
5 13 (26.53%) Middleware
6 12 (24.49%) CISM
6 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (22.45%) CITP
8 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
8 9 (18.37%) Scrum
8 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
8 9 (18.37%) API Design
8 9 (18.37%) Microservices
8 9 (18.37%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (16.33%) SABSA
9 8 (16.33%) Finance
9 8 (16.33%) ITIL
9 8 (16.33%) Information Security
9 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (14.29%) PaaS
10 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (14.29%) Office 365
11 6 (12.24%) Security Architecture
11 6 (12.24%) DevOps
11 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
11 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (12.24%) Kanban
11 6 (12.24%) PKI

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 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.29%) Office 365
2 7 (14.29%) PaaS
3 4 (8.16%) GitHub
3 4 (8.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (8.16%) SaaS
4 3 (6.12%) IaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) VPN
2 4 (8.16%) Network Security
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) MPLS
3 1 (2.04%) Skype
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) GitLab
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Military
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Architect
2 25 (51.02%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (30.61%) Security Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Security Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Azure Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Information Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.08%) AWS Architect
8 2 (4.08%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.08%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Messaging Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Platform Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Architect
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Middleware
2 4 (8.16%) OAuth
2 4 (8.16%) OAuth2
2 4 (8.16%) SAML
3 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 3 (6.12%) Web Services
4 2 (4.08%) CSS
4 2 (4.08%) JSON
5 1 (2.04%) HTML5
5 1 (2.04%) REST
5 1 (2.04%) SOAP
5 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) PKI
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) SOA
3 14 (28.57%) SDLC
4 9 (18.37%) API Design
4 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
4 9 (18.37%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (18.37%) Microservices
4 9 (18.37%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
5 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (16.33%) Information Security
5 8 (16.33%) ITIL
5 8 (16.33%) SABSA
6 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.24%) DevOps
7 6 (12.24%) Kanban
7 6 (12.24%) Security Architecture
7 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.20%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.08%) C
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) CISSP
2 12 (24.49%) CISM
3 11 (22.45%) CITP
4 5 (10.20%) Degree
5 4 (8.16%) CEH
5 4 (8.16%) MCSE
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.12%) ISSAP
6 3 (6.12%) MCITP
6 3 (6.12%) MCP
6 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.12%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (4.08%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IIBA
7 2 (4.08%) ISEB
8 1 (2.04%) CCNA
8 1 (2.04%) CCNP
8 1 (2.04%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.20%) GDPR
2 5 (10.20%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix
3 1 (2.04%) IBM