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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 429 475 422
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -53
Contract jobs citing webMethods 136 71 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.34% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 45 42
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £545 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +28.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
21777 20870 18793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.72% 45.62% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 11662 10148
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 910 1165
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -3 54 £408 -4.00% 3
West Midlands +31 41 £530 +112.00% 5
South East -10 31 £450 -19.64% 1
East of England +3 5 £500 -13.04% 1
North West - 4 £450 -
South West - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
webMethods
UK

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 102 (44.93%) Java
2 99 (43.61%) Oracle
3 69 (30.40%) SQL
3 69 (30.40%) UNIX
4 62 (27.31%) SOA
5 54 (23.79%) IBM
6 50 (22.03%) XML
7 48 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (20.70%) Linux
8 47 (20.70%) Middleware
9 45 (19.82%) J2EE
10 44 (19.38%) WebSphere
11 42 (18.50%) .NET
12 39 (17.18%) Software AG
13 37 (16.30%) TIBCO
13 37 (16.30%) PL/SQL
14 34 (14.98%) Finance
15 32 (14.10%) Data Modelling
16 31 (13.66%) WebLogic
16 31 (13.66%) Waterfall
17 30 (13.22%) Windows
18 28 (12.33%) XSD
19 25 (11.01%) ITIL
19 25 (11.01%) Web Services
20 24 (10.57%) EAI
20 24 (10.57%) RUP
20 24 (10.57%) SQL Server
20 24 (10.57%) Perl
20 24 (10.57%) WebSphere MQ
21 23 (10.13%) BEA

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 44 (19.38%) WebSphere
2 31 (13.66%) WebLogic
3 15 (6.61%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (5.29%) TIBCO EMS
5 11 (4.85%) IBM HTTP Server
5 11 (4.85%) IIS
6 9 (3.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (3.08%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.76%) Documentum
8 4 (1.76%) SAS
9 3 (1.32%) Confluence
10 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.44%) Captiva
11 1 (0.44%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.52%) SAP ERP
1 8 (3.52%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (3.08%) SAP FI-CA
2 7 (3.08%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.32%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.88%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.88%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.44%) assyst
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.20%) SaaS
2 3 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.88%) PaaS
3 2 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.29%) HTTP
2 11 (4.85%) SSL
3 3 (1.32%) Broadband
4 1 (0.44%) SMTP
4 1 (0.44%) FTP
4 1 (0.44%) MPLS
4 1 (0.44%) Firewall
4 1 (0.44%) BT 21CN
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.44%) SNMP
4 1 (0.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.08%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.08%) MySQL
2 7 (3.08%) Informix
3 6 (2.64%) DB2
4 4 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.88%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (7.49%) Subversion
2 14 (6.17%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.85%) Maven
4 10 (4.41%) JIRA
4 10 (4.41%) SoapUI
5 8 (3.52%) Ant
6 7 (3.08%) JUnit
7 4 (1.76%) CA Gen
8 3 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.32%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.88%) Toad
9 2 (0.88%) XMLSpy
10 1 (0.44%) Selenium
10 1 (0.44%) Selenium IDE
General
1 34 (14.98%) Finance
2 21 (9.25%) Retail
3 10 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.08%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.88%) Billing
5 2 (0.88%) Banking
5 2 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (34.36%) Developer
2 42 (18.50%) Architect
3 39 (17.18%) webMethods Developer
4 32 (14.10%) Consultant
5 28 (12.33%) Analyst
6 18 (7.93%) webMethods Consultant
7 15 (6.61%) Designer
8 14 (6.17%) Integration Architect
9 13 (5.73%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.41%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.41%) Business Analyst
11 10 (4.41%) Messaging Specialist
11 10 (4.41%) Deployment Analyst
12 8 (3.52%) Contracts Manager
12 8 (3.52%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.52%) SAP Consultant
13 7 (3.08%) Support Analyst
13 7 (3.08%) Data Architect
13 7 (3.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (22.03%) XML
2 47 (20.70%) Middleware
3 45 (19.82%) J2EE
4 42 (18.50%) .NET
5 28 (12.33%) XSD
6 25 (11.01%) Web Services
7 24 (10.57%) WebSphere MQ
8 23 (10.13%) SOAP
9 18 (7.93%) WSDL
10 12 (5.29%) SAX
11 11 (4.85%) SAP XI
12 10 (4.41%) REST
12 10 (4.41%) XSLT
13 8 (3.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 6 (2.64%) JDBC
15 4 (1.76%) Oracle Fusion
16 3 (1.32%) SAP PI
16 3 (1.32%) Ajax
16 3 (1.32%) Hibernate
16 3 (1.32%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.25%) DataPower
2 18 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.08%) Data Extraction
5 6 (2.64%) FMCG
5 6 (2.64%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.20%) Open Source
7 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.32%) Clustering
8 2 (0.88%) Equities
9 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.44%) CMDB
9 1 (0.44%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.44%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 69 (30.40%) UNIX
2 47 (20.70%) Linux
3 30 (13.22%) Windows
4 18 (7.93%) AIX
5 11 (4.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.76%) Solaris
7 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.32%) Android
8 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (27.31%) SOA
2 48 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (14.10%) Data Modelling
4 31 (13.66%) Waterfall
5 25 (11.01%) ITIL
6 24 (10.57%) RUP
6 24 (10.57%) EAI
7 23 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (9.69%) Test Strategy
9 19 (8.37%) Configuration Management
10 18 (7.93%) OO
10 18 (7.93%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.73%) Project Management
11 13 (5.73%) Problem Management
12 12 (5.29%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.41%) Integration Testing
14 9 (3.96%) Time Management
14 9 (3.96%) Use Case
14 9 (3.96%) Release Management
14 9 (3.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 102 (44.93%) Java
2 69 (30.40%) SQL
3 37 (16.30%) PL/SQL
4 24 (10.57%) Perl
5 19 (8.37%) Shell Script
6 15 (6.61%) Python
7 12 (5.29%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.52%) C
9 2 (0.88%) VBA
9 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (5.29%) Degree
2 8 (3.52%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.52%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.08%) CCA
4 3 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.44%) ISEB
5 1 (0.44%) HP APS
5 1 (0.44%) VCP4
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.64%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.44%) SAP ITS
4 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.44%) vSphere
4 1 (0.44%) Docker
4 1 (0.44%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (4.85%) Puppet
2 9 (3.96%) CA LISA
2 9 (3.96%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.44%) WSUS
4 1 (0.44%) Netcool
4 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 99 (43.61%) Oracle
2 54 (23.79%) IBM
3 39 (17.18%) Software AG
4 37 (16.30%) TIBCO
5 23 (10.13%) BEA
6 22 (9.69%) Pega
7 20 (8.81%) Informatica
8 19 (8.37%) SAP
9 18 (7.93%) Microsoft
10 14 (6.17%) Business Objects
11 11 (4.85%) ATG
12 9 (3.96%) Green Hat
13 8 (3.52%) HP
13 8 (3.52%) CODA
14 7 (3.08%) RedPrairie
15 5 (2.20%) Cisco
16 4 (1.76%) Ab Initio
16 4 (1.76%) VMware
16 4 (1.76%) Remedy
17 3 (1.32%) Talend
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Third Republic Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £600.00 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
Telford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Shropshire
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 24 days ago