The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 135 120 123
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing webMethods 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.36% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate
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£550 £350 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £438
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1332 1102 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.92% 45.44% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 562 636
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 148 164
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
Norfolk +7 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (58.33%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Software AG
3 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) J2EE
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) Middleware
3 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (16.67%) Talend
6 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) XSD
6 2 (16.67%) SAP

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (8.33%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Integration Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Web Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) webMethods Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) J2EE
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (16.67%) SAP PI
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) EAI
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Software AG
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Talend
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) BEA
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (8.33%) Terracotta
5 1 (8.33%) Splunk