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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
webMethods
Rank 128 136 147
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing webMethods 8 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.035% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.078% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £400 £488
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
webMethods
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
1223 1278 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.41% 44.91% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 688 778
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £593 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 110 140
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.53 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% -10.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing webMethods as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 6 - -
Essex +5 2 - -
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 7 (53.85%) Apache
2 7 (53.85%) Middleware
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 6 (46.15%) ERP
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (23.08%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
6 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 3 (23.08%) Splunk
6 3 (23.08%) GlassFish
6 3 (23.08%) DataPower
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 3 (23.08%) GlassFish
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (23.08%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
1 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) VisualVM
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Solutions Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) COM+
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 3 (23.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 3 (23.08%) DataPower
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 3 (23.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
1 3 (23.08%) Opsview
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) BEA
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) Software AG
2 3 (23.08%) Splunk
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft