The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 28 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.

Zachman Framework
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 117 124
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7  
Contract jobs citing Zachman Framework 1 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.045% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.53% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £550 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £543 £550 £513
% change year-on-year -1.36% +7.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 1779 2248 1946
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 80.03% 82.16% 75.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1148 1247 1121
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 45 110
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.24% -39.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.73 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Zachman Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Zachman Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Zachman Framework in the West Midlands

Zachman Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Zachman Framework in the West Midlands

Zachman Framework
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Zachman Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) SSADM
3 1 (25.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Casewise
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) ArchiMate
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

Zachman Framework
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ArchiMate
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) SSADM
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Yourdon
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (25.00%) Casewise
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft