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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 195 203 211
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing webMethods 16 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.017% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.039% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 2
Average daily rate
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£588 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2572 2584 3211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.53% 44.16% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1903 1767 2223
Average daily rate £428 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 53 117
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing webMethods across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing webMethods across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

webMethods Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (71.43%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (46.43%) .NET
3 13 (46.43%) SOA
3 13 (46.43%) Middleware
4 12 (42.86%) Oracle
4 12 (42.86%) Puppet
5 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
5 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (35.71%) JRules
6 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (35.71%) TeamCity
6 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) DTS
6 10 (35.71%) UML
6 10 (35.71%) OO
6 10 (35.71%) EDRMS
6 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 9 (32.14%) Degree
8 8 (28.57%) Project Management
9 7 (25.00%) Software AG
9 7 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (25.00%) SSADM
9 7 (25.00%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) JBoss
3 3 (10.71%) SAS
3 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.57%) Documentum
5 1 (3.57%) Captiva
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) SSL
2 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) DTS
2 10 (35.71%) EDRMS
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (35.71%) TeamCity
3 4 (14.29%) Maven
4 3 (10.71%) Ant
4 3 (10.71%) Subversion
5 2 (7.14%) CA Gen
6 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) webMethods Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) SAS Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Deployment Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) webMethods Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Release Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Documentum Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Messaging Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Web Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Messaging Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
1 13 (46.43%) Middleware
2 10 (35.71%) JRules
3 7 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (7.14%) JMS
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (3.57%) XSD
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) WSDL
6 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) DataPower
4 1 (3.57%) Equities
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) UNIX
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) AIX
4 2 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) SOA
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
3 10 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 10 (35.71%) UML
3 10 (35.71%) OO
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
5 7 (25.00%) SSADM
5 7 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Time Management
5 7 (25.00%) DevOps
5 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.00%) Coaching
6 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
7 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Perl
4 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) Groovy
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Puppet
2 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Software AG
4 5 (17.86%) IBM
5 3 (10.71%) BEA
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) Pega
6 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.57%) ATG
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
7 1 (3.57%) Google