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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
webMethods
Rank 542 519 509
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -10
Contract jobs citing webMethods 94 102 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.45% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 49 37
Median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £385 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £444 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.29% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
22436 22831 22227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.95% 44.16% 44.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13975 13789 12565
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 752 1001 1012
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.31 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% +4.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.92 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing webMethods as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
West Midlands -22 26 £415 -7.77%
South East +6 20 £463 -3.64% 2
London -17 17 £438 -2.77% 8
South West +10 11 - -
East of England +30 9 £360 - 1
East Midlands +1 6 - -
North West +4 5 £450 -5.26%
webMethods
UK

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 England region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 121 (46.18%) Unix
2 111 (42.37%) Middleware
3 110 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (30.92%) Oracle
5 79 (30.15%) Java
6 69 (26.34%) SQL
7 67 (25.57%) WebLogic
8 66 (25.19%) Linux
9 63 (24.05%) SOAP
9 63 (24.05%) XML
10 56 (21.37%) J2EE
11 48 (18.32%) WebSphere
11 48 (18.32%) REST
12 44 (16.79%) Puppet
12 44 (16.79%) IBM
13 43 (16.41%) DataPower
14 38 (14.50%) Web Services
15 36 (13.74%) Apache
16 34 (12.98%) Windows
16 34 (12.98%) SAP
17 31 (11.83%) ITIL
17 31 (11.83%) JSON
17 31 (11.83%) Apigee
18 30 (11.45%) Cloud Computing
18 30 (11.45%) Open Source
18 30 (11.45%) Shell Script
19 29 (11.07%) Software AG
19 29 (11.07%) Spring
20 28 (10.69%) Selenium
20 28 (10.69%) SSL

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in 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 67 (25.57%) WebLogic
2 48 (18.32%) WebSphere
3 36 (13.74%) Apache
4 22 (8.40%) JBoss
5 17 (6.49%) WebLogic Portal
6 15 (5.73%) IIS
7 12 (4.58%) IBM HTTP Server
8 11 (4.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.91%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.53%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.15%) Mule
12 2 (0.76%) WebLogic Integration
13 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.38%) Documentum
13 1 (0.38%) JCAPS
13 1 (0.38%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.38%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.15%) MS Office
2 3 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (4.58%) SAP ERP
2 11 (4.20%) SAP PSCD
3 6 (2.29%) SAP CO
3 6 (2.29%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.29%) SAP FI-CA
4 4 (1.53%) SAP CRM
4 4 (1.53%) SAP HR
4 4 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.38%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.45%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.82%) Google App Engine
4 10 (3.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.15%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.76%) SaaS
7 1 (0.38%) GitHub
7 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.69%) SSL
2 25 (9.54%) Firewall
3 23 (8.78%) DNS
4 18 (6.87%) HTTP
5 6 (2.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.53%) Internet
6 4 (1.53%) LDAP
7 3 (1.15%) FTP
7 3 (1.15%) LAN
7 3 (1.15%) SAN
7 3 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.69%) MongoDB
2 12 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.29%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.91%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.15%) DataStage
6 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.76%) HBase
7 2 (0.76%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.76%) MySQL
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.76%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (10.69%) Selenium
2 22 (8.40%) Jenkins
3 16 (6.11%) Eclipse
3 16 (6.11%) IntelliJ
3 16 (6.11%) JUnit
4 14 (5.34%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.20%) Ant
5 11 (4.20%) JIRA
5 11 (4.20%) Maven
5 11 (4.20%) Subversion
6 4 (1.53%) Toad
7 3 (1.15%) VisualVM
8 2 (0.76%) CA Gen
8 2 (0.76%) PVCS
9 1 (0.38%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.38%) Grunt
9 1 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.38%) Sublime Text
General
1 25 (9.54%) Finance
2 17 (6.49%) Retail
3 13 (4.96%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.05%) General Ledger
5 7 (2.67%) Banking
6 5 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.91%) Marketing
7 4 (1.53%) Electronics
8 2 (0.76%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Local Government
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (32.82%) Developer
2 53 (20.23%) Architect
3 37 (14.12%) webMethods Developer
4 36 (13.74%) Integration Architect
5 35 (13.36%) Consultant
6 34 (12.98%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (9.54%) Software Engineer
7 25 (9.54%) webMethods Architect
8 23 (8.78%) Analyst
8 23 (8.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 22 (8.40%) Integration Developer
9 22 (8.40%) Middleware Developer
10 19 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 19 (7.25%) Integration Specialist
10 19 (7.25%) Java Engineer
10 19 (7.25%) Java Scala Software Engineer
10 19 (7.25%) Java Software Engineer
10 19 (7.25%) Scala Software Engineer
11 18 (6.87%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (42.37%) Middleware
2 63 (24.05%) SOAP
2 63 (24.05%) XML
3 56 (21.37%) J2EE
4 48 (18.32%) REST
5 38 (14.50%) Web Services
6 31 (11.83%) JSON
7 29 (11.07%) Spring
8 28 (10.69%) J2SE
8 28 (10.69%) Play Framework
9 27 (10.31%) HTML
10 26 (9.92%) Hibernate
11 24 (9.16%) IBM Integration Bus
12 20 (7.63%) HTML5
13 17 (6.49%) CSS
14 16 (6.11%) .NET
14 16 (6.11%) EJB
15 15 (5.73%) WebSphere MQ
16 12 (4.58%) JMS
17 11 (4.20%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.41%) DataPower
2 11 (4.20%) Data Extraction
3 8 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.91%) Clustering
4 5 (1.91%) FMCG
5 4 (1.53%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.76%) Contactless
7 2 (0.76%) EMV
7 2 (0.76%) iSeries
7 2 (0.76%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.38%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 121 (46.18%) Unix
2 66 (25.19%) Linux
3 34 (12.98%) Windows
4 25 (9.54%) AIX
5 18 (6.87%) Oracle Linux
5 18 (6.87%) SUSE
6 17 (6.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 9 (3.44%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.29%) Solaris
9 5 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (11.83%) ITIL
3 30 (11.45%) Open Source
4 28 (10.69%) Microservices
5 27 (10.31%) DevOps
5 27 (10.31%) SOA
6 25 (9.54%) Software Engineering
7 23 (8.78%) TOGAF
8 22 (8.40%) Enterprise Architecture
9 20 (7.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (7.63%) Unified Process
10 19 (7.25%) Load Balancing
10 19 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (6.87%) Configuration Management
12 17 (6.49%) ERP
13 14 (5.34%) Test Strategy
14 13 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (4.20%) Change Management
16 10 (3.82%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 79 (30.15%) Java
2 69 (26.34%) SQL
3 30 (11.45%) Shell Script
4 28 (10.69%) Scala
5 20 (7.63%) Bash Shell
6 9 (3.44%) C#
7 7 (2.67%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.29%) Haskell
8 6 (2.29%) Perl
9 5 (1.91%) Python
10 1 (0.38%) ABAP
10 1 (0.38%) C
10 1 (0.38%) Groovy
10 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.38%) Ruby
10 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (10.69%) Security Cleared
2 27 (10.31%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.44%) ISEB
4 8 (3.05%) CCA
5 5 (1.91%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.15%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.67%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
3 2 (0.76%) SEPA
System Software
1 28 (10.69%) Docker
2 4 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.15%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (16.79%) Puppet
2 6 (2.29%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (2.29%) Kibana
2 6 (2.29%) OPNET
2 6 (2.29%) SCOM
3 5 (1.91%) logstash
3 5 (1.91%) Opsview
4 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.15%) Grafana
6 2 (0.76%) Control-M
6 2 (0.76%) Graphite
6 2 (0.76%) Nagios
6 2 (0.76%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.38%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 81 (30.92%) Oracle
2 44 (16.79%) IBM
3 34 (12.98%) SAP
4 31 (11.83%) Apigee
5 29 (11.07%) Software AG
6 17 (6.49%) Adobe
7 16 (6.11%) Intel
8 14 (5.34%) Pega
9 11 (4.20%) ATG
9 11 (4.20%) Google
10 10 (3.82%) TIBCO
11 9 (3.44%) Ab Initio
11 9 (3.44%) Microsoft
12 7 (2.67%) BEA
13 6 (2.29%) BMC
13 6 (2.29%) Splunk
14 5 (1.91%) Digital Fuel
14 5 (1.91%) IBM Sterling
14 5 (1.91%) Informatica
15 4 (1.53%) Axway
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