The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 491 534 501
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -33
Contract jobs citing webMethods 82 37 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.077% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 48
Average daily rate
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£460 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.15% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £350 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £532 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £443 £413
% change year-on-year
+7.34% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23814 22459 25022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.69% 46.51% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13775 12894 13142
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1087 1022 1247
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.15 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% +0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £40.57 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in England

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in England

webMethods
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing webMethods across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

webMethods Daily Rate Histogram in England

webMethods
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing webMethods across the England region.

webMethods Hourly Rate Trend in England

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +39 33 £450 -5.26% 5
South East +1 13 £475 +5.55% 1
West Midlands -14 10 £450 +5.88%
East of England -36 6 £563 +10.02%
South West - 2 £418 -
East Midlands +3 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
webMethods
UK

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 64 (36.57%) Software AG
2 57 (32.57%) SOA
3 41 (23.43%) Java
4 34 (19.43%) Oracle
5 33 (18.86%) SQL
6 31 (17.71%) Linux
7 29 (16.57%) Python
7 29 (16.57%) XML
7 29 (16.57%) IBM
8 26 (14.86%) SAP
8 26 (14.86%) WebSphere
9 24 (13.71%) Retail
10 22 (12.57%) Shell Script
10 22 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
11 21 (12.00%) Clustering
12 20 (11.43%) Web Services
13 19 (10.86%) PL/SQL
13 19 (10.86%) Security Cleared
14 18 (10.29%) DataPower
14 18 (10.29%) SaaS
14 18 (10.29%) Degree
14 18 (10.29%) Perl
14 18 (10.29%) Windows
14 18 (10.29%) Dell
14 18 (10.29%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (9.71%) UNIX
15 17 (9.71%) SC Cleared
15 17 (9.71%) Bash Shell
16 16 (9.14%) Finance

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 26 (14.86%) WebSphere
2 18 (10.29%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 11 (6.29%) GlassFish
5 10 (5.71%) Apache
6 9 (5.14%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.43%) IIS
8 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.57%) Documentum
9 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.57%) Confluence
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (8.57%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.14%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.14%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.57%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.57%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.29%) SaaS
2 15 (8.57%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (3.43%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (1.71%) PaaS
5 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.57%) Taleo
6 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.86%) SSL
2 5 (2.86%) Firewall
3 4 (2.29%) HTTP
3 4 (2.29%) LDAP
4 2 (1.14%) Internet
5 1 (0.57%) FTP
5 1 (0.57%) SAN
5 1 (0.57%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.57%) DB2
4 1 (0.57%) MS Access
4 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.57%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 4 (2.29%) XMLSpy
1 4 (2.29%) Subversion
1 4 (2.29%) VisualVM
2 3 (1.71%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.71%) JIRA
2 3 (1.71%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.14%) JUnit
4 1 (0.57%) Ant
4 1 (0.57%) Log4j
4 1 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (13.71%) Retail
2 16 (9.14%) Finance
3 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.29%) Banking
4 3 (1.71%) German Language
5 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (28.00%) Architect
2 43 (24.57%) Developer
3 32 (18.29%) Consultant
4 24 (13.71%) webMethods Consultant
5 20 (11.43%) webMethods Developer
5 20 (11.43%) Integration Architect
6 16 (9.14%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.71%) Designer
9 9 (5.14%) Administrator
9 9 (5.14%) Analyst
10 7 (4.00%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.43%) webMethods Administrator
11 6 (3.43%) SOA Designer
12 5 (2.86%) Integration Consultant
12 5 (2.86%) Business Analyst
13 4 (2.29%) webMethods Architect
14 3 (1.71%) WebSphere Developer
14 3 (1.71%) Test Manager
14 3 (1.71%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.57%) XML
2 20 (11.43%) Web Services
3 15 (8.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 13 (7.43%) .NET
5 12 (6.86%) J2EE
5 12 (6.86%) Middleware
6 9 (5.14%) JMS
7 8 (4.57%) XSD
8 7 (4.00%) SOAP
9 6 (3.43%) XSLT
9 6 (3.43%) COM+
9 6 (3.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (3.43%) WSDL
10 5 (2.86%) Ajax
10 5 (2.86%) EDI
11 4 (2.29%) REST
12 3 (1.71%) JDBC
13 2 (1.14%) Swing
13 2 (1.14%) J2SE
13 2 (1.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (12.00%) Clustering
3 18 (10.29%) DataPower
4 5 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.71%) Linux
2 18 (10.29%) Windows
3 17 (9.71%) UNIX
4 13 (7.43%) AIX
5 12 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.43%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.86%) Solaris
7 5 (2.86%) Android
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.14%) SUSE
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.57%) SOA
2 14 (8.00%) Data Modelling
3 12 (6.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (6.29%) Mentoring
5 9 (5.14%) Time Management
6 7 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (3.43%) PRINCE2
7 6 (3.43%) UML
7 6 (3.43%) EAI
7 6 (3.43%) Line Management
8 5 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (2.86%) E-Commerce
8 5 (2.86%) OO
8 5 (2.86%) Project Management
8 5 (2.86%) TOGAF
9 4 (2.29%) RUP
9 4 (2.29%) MVC
10 3 (1.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.43%) Java
2 33 (18.86%) SQL
3 29 (16.57%) Python
4 22 (12.57%) Shell Script
5 19 (10.86%) PL/SQL
6 18 (10.29%) Perl
7 17 (9.71%) Bash Shell
8 16 (9.14%) VBA
9 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.14%) XPath
10 1 (0.57%) Groovy
10 1 (0.57%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.57%) C
10 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.86%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.29%) Degree
3 17 (9.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.71%) ISEB
5 2 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.57%) APMP
6 1 (0.57%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.57%) ISSEP
6 1 (0.57%) ISSMP
6 1 (0.57%) CISSP
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.57%) CISM
6 1 (0.57%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) SLA
1 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.57%) vSphere
2 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) Opsview
2 2 (1.14%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (36.57%) Software AG
2 34 (19.43%) Oracle
3 29 (16.57%) IBM
4 26 (14.86%) SAP
5 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (10.29%) Dell
7 12 (6.86%) TIBCO
8 10 (5.71%) JBoss
9 4 (2.29%) Informatica
9 4 (2.29%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.29%) Splunk
10 3 (1.71%) Pega
10 3 (1.71%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.71%) BEA
11 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.14%) Green Hat
11 2 (1.14%) VMware
12 1 (0.57%) Teradata
12 1 (0.57%) Remedy
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