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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 447 491 453
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -38
Contract jobs citing webMethods 132 92 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.39% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 25
Average daily rate
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£450 £451 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% -9.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
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%
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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
23033 23372 19990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.40% 45.62% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13388 13404 10969
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £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 993 1044 1105
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 £11.09 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
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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
London +23 54 £425 -12.82% 3
South East +4 35 £350 -14.63% 8
West Midlands +13 31 £575 +47.43% 1
East of England 0 4 £525 -
North West - 4 £463 -
South West -1 1 - -
East Midlands -1 1 - -
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UK

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 111 (47.84%) Java
2 108 (46.55%) Oracle
3 72 (31.03%) SQL
3 72 (31.03%) UNIX
4 61 (26.29%) SOA
5 50 (21.55%) J2EE
6 49 (21.12%) IBM
7 47 (20.26%) Middleware
8 46 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (19.40%) XML
10 42 (18.10%) .NET
11 40 (17.24%) TIBCO
12 38 (16.38%) PL/SQL
13 37 (15.95%) WebLogic
13 37 (15.95%) Finance
14 36 (15.52%) Linux
15 35 (15.09%) WebSphere
16 32 (13.79%) Data Modelling
16 32 (13.79%) Waterfall
17 31 (13.36%) SQL Server
18 30 (12.93%) XSD
19 28 (12.07%) SOAP
20 27 (11.64%) Windows
20 27 (11.64%) RUP
21 26 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
21 26 (11.21%) Software AG
21 26 (11.21%) Pega
22 25 (10.78%) BEA
22 25 (10.78%) Informatica
22 25 (10.78%) Perl

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 37 (15.95%) WebLogic
2 35 (15.09%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.03%) IBM HTTP Server
3 14 (6.03%) IIS
4 12 (5.17%) TIBCO EMS
5 10 (4.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (3.88%) GlassFish
7 8 (3.45%) Documentum
8 7 (3.02%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (2.16%) Confluence
10 4 (1.72%) Mule
10 4 (1.72%) SAS
11 2 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.86%) JCAPS
11 2 (0.86%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.43%) Captiva
12 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.43%) Apache
12 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.31%) SAP ERP
1 10 (4.31%) SAP PSCD
2 9 (3.88%) SAP FI-CA
2 9 (3.88%) SAP FI
3 4 (1.72%) BusinessWare
4 3 (1.29%) SAP HR
4 3 (1.29%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.86%) Boomi
2 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.17%) HTTP
2 5 (2.16%) SSL
3 3 (1.29%) Broadband
4 1 (0.43%) BT 21CN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.31%) DB2
2 10 (4.31%) MySQL
3 8 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.45%) Informix
4 4 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.29%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.86%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (8.62%) Subversion
2 17 (7.33%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.03%) Maven
4 13 (5.60%) JIRA
5 12 (5.17%) SoapUI
6 11 (4.74%) Ant
7 6 (2.59%) CA Gen
8 5 (2.16%) JUnit
9 3 (1.29%) Toad
10 2 (0.86%) XMLSpy
10 2 (0.86%) Selenium
10 2 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.86%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.86%) Selenium IDE
11 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (15.95%) Finance
2 12 (5.17%) Retail
2 12 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.88%) General Ledger
4 2 (0.86%) Legal
4 2 (0.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 80 (34.48%) Developer
2 44 (18.97%) Architect
3 41 (17.67%) webMethods Developer
4 31 (13.36%) Consultant
5 28 (12.07%) Analyst
6 18 (7.76%) webMethods Consultant
7 16 (6.90%) Integration Architect
8 12 (5.17%) Deployment Analyst
9 11 (4.74%) Project Manager
9 11 (4.74%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (4.31%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.31%) Messaging Specialist
10 10 (4.31%) Designer
11 9 (3.88%) SAP Consultant
12 8 (3.45%) Contracts Manager
12 8 (3.45%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.45%) Data Architect
13 7 (3.02%) Web Developer
14 5 (2.16%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.55%) J2EE
2 47 (20.26%) Middleware
3 45 (19.40%) XML
4 42 (18.10%) .NET
5 30 (12.93%) XSD
6 28 (12.07%) SOAP
7 21 (9.05%) WSDL
8 18 (7.76%) WebSphere MQ
9 16 (6.90%) Web Services
10 12 (5.17%) SAX
10 12 (5.17%) SAP XI
11 10 (4.31%) REST
12 9 (3.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 8 (3.45%) XSLT
14 4 (1.72%) JDBC
14 4 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
15 3 (1.29%) Hibernate
15 3 (1.29%) JMS
16 2 (0.86%) XML Messaging
16 2 (0.86%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.03%) DataPower
1 14 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.31%) Mainframe
3 8 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.02%) Data Extraction
4 7 (3.02%) Open Source
5 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.29%) FMCG
8 2 (0.86%) Equities
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (31.03%) UNIX
2 36 (15.52%) Linux
3 27 (11.64%) Windows
4 15 (6.47%) AIX
5 5 (2.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.72%) Android
7 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.29%) Solaris
7 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (26.29%) SOA
2 46 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (13.79%) Data Modelling
3 32 (13.79%) Waterfall
4 27 (11.64%) RUP
5 26 (11.21%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (10.78%) Test Strategy
7 24 (10.34%) ITIL
8 22 (9.48%) EAI
9 20 (8.62%) Configuration Management
10 19 (8.19%) Project Management
10 19 (8.19%) OO
11 18 (7.76%) E-Commerce
12 15 (6.47%) Problem Management
13 14 (6.03%) Migration
14 11 (4.74%) ERP
14 11 (4.74%) Mentoring
15 10 (4.31%) Change Management
16 9 (3.88%) CRM
16 9 (3.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 111 (47.84%) Java
2 72 (31.03%) SQL
3 38 (16.38%) PL/SQL
4 25 (10.78%) Perl
5 22 (9.48%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.59%) C
6 6 (2.59%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.16%) Python
8 2 (0.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (3.88%) CCA
2 8 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.02%) Degree
4 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.86%) ISEB
5 2 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.31%) Tivoli
1 10 (4.31%) Puppet
2 9 (3.88%) CA LISA
3 2 (0.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 108 (46.55%) Oracle
2 49 (21.12%) IBM
3 40 (17.24%) TIBCO
4 26 (11.21%) Software AG
4 26 (11.21%) Pega
5 25 (10.78%) BEA
5 25 (10.78%) Informatica
6 16 (6.90%) Business Objects
7 14 (6.03%) SAP
8 13 (5.60%) Microsoft
9 12 (5.17%) ATG
10 10 (4.31%) Ab Initio
11 9 (3.88%) Green Hat
12 8 (3.45%) CODA
13 6 (2.59%) HP
14 4 (1.72%) Cisco
14 4 (1.72%) Vitria
14 4 (1.72%) ServiceNow
14 4 (1.72%) RedPrairie
15 3 (1.29%) MuleSoft
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