The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
webMethods
Rank 11 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing webMethods 12 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.34% 2.65% 5.31%
As % of the Vendors category 18.18% 7.02% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £438 £444
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -
webMethods
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 57 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.90% 37.75% 57.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 31
Median daily rate £330 £420 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Median hourly rate £12.25 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.17% +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing webMethods as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

webMethods
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing webMethods 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
2 14 (93.33%) Unix
2 14 (93.33%) Middleware
2 14 (93.33%) SOAP
2 14 (93.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
3 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (86.67%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) Finance
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) webMethods Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
2 14 (93.33%) Middleware
2 14 (93.33%) SOAP
3 13 (86.67%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared