The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within webMethods, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 105 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing webMethods 14 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.51% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £373 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £444 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - £39.00
webMethods
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1208 1234 1227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.81% 48.34% 50.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 564 481
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 43 46
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing webMethods across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing webMethods across the Berkshire region.

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

webMethods
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing webMethods across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

webMethods Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -9 4 £350 +7.69%
Reading - 4 £350 -
Newbury - 1 £350 -
webMethods
South East

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing webMethods also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited webMethods.

1 20 (68.97%) Java
1 20 (68.97%) SOA
2 10 (34.48%) Software AG
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle
3 9 (31.03%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) XML
4 8 (27.59%) XSD
4 8 (27.59%) SOAP
4 8 (27.59%) MySQL
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 8 (27.59%) WSDL
4 8 (27.59%) Informix
4 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
5 7 (24.14%) JUnit
6 6 (20.69%) DB2
7 5 (17.24%) JDBC
7 5 (17.24%) UML
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 5 (17.24%) Mainframe
7 5 (17.24%) XMLSpy
8 4 (13.79%) Vitria
8 4 (13.79%) BusinessWare
8 4 (13.79%) Migration
8 4 (13.79%) Ab Initio
8 4 (13.79%) ETL
8 4 (13.79%) AIX
8 4 (13.79%) Retail
8 4 (13.79%) Data Management
8 4 (13.79%) Data Mapping
9 3 (10.34%) Web Services

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing webMethods also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited webMethods. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) BusinessWare
2 1 (3.45%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (3.45%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
1 8 (27.59%) Informix
2 6 (20.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) JUnit
2 5 (17.24%) XMLSpy
General
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Architect
3 9 (31.03%) webMethods Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Data Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) webMethods Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Integration Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (3.45%) webMethods Architect
8 1 (3.45%) SOA Architect
8 1 (3.45%) SOA Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) OSS Architect
8 1 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
1 9 (31.03%) XML
2 8 (27.59%) XSD
2 8 (27.59%) SOAP
2 8 (27.59%) WSDL
3 5 (17.24%) JDBC
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
5 2 (6.90%) JMS
6 1 (3.45%) EDI
6 1 (3.45%) XSLT
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) SOA
2 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
3 5 (17.24%) UML
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Migration
4 4 (13.79%) ETL
4 4 (13.79%) Data Management
4 4 (13.79%) Data Mapping
5 3 (10.34%) B2B
6 2 (6.90%) RUP
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) EAI
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Software AG
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Vitria
2 4 (13.79%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) BMC
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Amdocs
4 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy
4 1 (3.45%) Infovista