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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 513 520 497
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Contract jobs citing webMethods 77 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.090% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 31 29
Average daily rate
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£460 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
webMethods
UK

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
24019 22059 23454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.06% 46.04% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14298 12809 12453
Average daily rate £395 £390 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -1.26%
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 1173 1068 1234
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.85 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -6.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +18 39 £468 +6.85% 10
West Midlands -6 13 £438 +2.94% 7
South East -10 11 £475 +31.03% 2
East of England -22 7 £550 +16.71% 1
South West - 1 £285 -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
webMethods
UK

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 63 (38.65%) Software AG
2 55 (33.74%) Java
3 52 (31.90%) SOA
4 37 (22.70%) SQL
4 37 (22.70%) Oracle
5 35 (21.47%) Python
6 32 (19.63%) Linux
6 32 (19.63%) XML
6 32 (19.63%) IBM
7 31 (19.02%) WebSphere
8 30 (18.40%) SAP
9 28 (17.18%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (14.72%) Retail
11 23 (14.11%) Microsoft
12 22 (13.50%) Web Services
13 21 (12.88%) Windows
13 21 (12.88%) DataPower
13 21 (12.88%) Bash Shell
13 21 (12.88%) SaaS
14 20 (12.27%) AIX
14 20 (12.27%) Perl
14 20 (12.27%) UNIX
15 19 (11.66%) PL/SQL
15 19 (11.66%) .NET
15 19 (11.66%) Dell
15 19 (11.66%) WebSphere MQ
15 19 (11.66%) Security Cleared
15 19 (11.66%) Degree
16 18 (11.04%) SC Cleared
16 18 (11.04%) BizTalk Server

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 31 (19.02%) WebSphere
2 18 (11.04%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (7.36%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.68%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.07%) JBoss
5 5 (3.07%) Apache
6 4 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.45%) IIS
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.61%) Confluence
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.61%) Documentum
8 1 (0.61%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project
3 2 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (9.82%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.23%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.61%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.61%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.61%) assyst
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.88%) SaaS
2 16 (9.82%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (2.45%) PaaS
4 2 (1.23%) IaaS
4 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Taleo
5 1 (0.61%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.82%) SSL
2 5 (3.07%) HTTP
2 5 (3.07%) Firewall
3 3 (1.84%) LDAP
4 2 (1.23%) FTP
5 1 (0.61%) SMTP
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.61%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.61%) SNMP
5 1 (0.61%) DNS
5 1 (0.61%) SAN
5 1 (0.61%) DMZ
5 1 (0.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.23%) DB2
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.61%) MS Access
4 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.61%) ReportNet
4 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Subversion
1 4 (2.45%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.84%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.84%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.84%) XMLSpy
2 3 (1.84%) VisualVM
3 2 (1.23%) JIRA
3 2 (1.23%) JUnit
4 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) Log4j
General
1 24 (14.72%) Retail
2 16 (9.82%) Finance
3 4 (2.45%) Banking
4 3 (1.84%) German Language
4 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Billing
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (29.45%) Architect
2 42 (25.77%) Developer
3 23 (14.11%) Consultant
4 21 (12.88%) Integration Architect
5 19 (11.66%) webMethods Developer
6 18 (11.04%) Designer
7 17 (10.43%) webMethods Consultant
8 15 (9.20%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.13%) Analyst
10 9 (5.52%) Administrator
11 7 (4.29%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.29%) SOA Designer
12 6 (3.68%) webMethods Administrator
12 6 (3.68%) Senior webMethods Developer
12 6 (3.68%) Project Manager
12 6 (3.68%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (3.07%) webMethods Architect
14 4 (2.45%) Senior Designer
14 4 (2.45%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.63%) XML
2 22 (13.50%) Web Services
3 19 (11.66%) WebSphere MQ
3 19 (11.66%) .NET
4 18 (11.04%) Middleware
5 12 (7.36%) J2EE
6 11 (6.75%) XSD
7 9 (5.52%) XSLT
7 9 (5.52%) SOAP
8 7 (4.29%) JMS
9 6 (3.68%) WSDL
10 5 (3.07%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (3.07%) REST
11 3 (1.84%) SAP PI
11 3 (1.84%) Ajax
11 3 (1.84%) JDBC
12 2 (1.23%) Swing
12 2 (1.23%) J2SE
12 2 (1.23%) Java RMI
12 2 (1.23%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.18%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (12.88%) DataPower
3 7 (4.29%) Clustering
4 5 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.45%) FMCG
6 3 (1.84%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.84%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.61%) CMDB
8 1 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.63%) Linux
2 21 (12.88%) Windows
3 20 (12.27%) AIX
3 20 (12.27%) UNIX
4 8 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.45%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.84%) Android
6 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.23%) SUSE
7 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.61%) Solaris
8 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.90%) SOA
2 13 (7.98%) EAI
2 13 (7.98%) Data Modelling
3 12 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (6.75%) Time Management
5 9 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (4.91%) Line Management
6 8 (4.91%) Mentoring
6 8 (4.91%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (4.91%) Waterfall
6 8 (4.91%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (4.29%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.68%) TOGAF
9 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.07%) UML
9 5 (3.07%) ETL
10 4 (2.45%) Project Management
10 4 (2.45%) OO
10 4 (2.45%) ITIL
10 4 (2.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (33.74%) Java
2 37 (22.70%) SQL
3 35 (21.47%) Python
4 21 (12.88%) Bash Shell
5 20 (12.27%) Perl
6 19 (11.66%) PL/SQL
7 18 (11.04%) Shell Script
8 17 (10.43%) VBA
9 6 (3.68%) C
10 2 (1.23%) XPath
10 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (11.66%) Degree
1 19 (11.66%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.84%) ISEB
4 2 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.61%) ISSAP
5 1 (0.61%) ISSEP
5 1 (0.61%) ISSMP
5 1 (0.61%) CISSP
5 1 (0.61%) CISM
5 1 (0.61%) GIAC
5 1 (0.61%) HP APS
5 1 (0.61%) APMP
5 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.23%) vSphere
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) LXC
3 1 (0.61%) SAP ITS
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) CA LISA
1 3 (1.84%) Opsview
2 2 (1.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.61%) Netcool
3 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (38.65%) Software AG
2 37 (22.70%) Oracle
3 32 (19.63%) IBM
4 30 (18.40%) SAP
5 23 (14.11%) Microsoft
6 19 (11.66%) Dell
7 13 (7.98%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.45%) RedPrairie
8 4 (2.45%) BEA
8 4 (2.45%) Informatica
8 4 (2.45%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.45%) HP
9 3 (1.84%) Splunk
9 3 (1.84%) Talend
9 3 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.84%) VMware
9 3 (1.84%) Green Hat
10 2 (1.23%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.23%) Remedy
10 2 (1.23%) Ab Initio
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