The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
webMethods
London / City of London
Rank - 150 188
Contract jobs citing webMethods 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.033% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.081% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.54

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1257 1229 2224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.68% 40.01% 43.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 901 1636
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £589
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 49
Median hourly rate £40.50 £22.06 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.61% +17.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.60 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

webMethods
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) REST

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA