The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 471 514 446
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -68
Contract jobs citing webMethods 82 32 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.069% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.15% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 49
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £461
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.50%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21774 21699 24565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.44% 46.82% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12378 12094 12807
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 995 1132 1282
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +38 29 £460 -3.15% 5
North West +3 15 £425 +21.42% 5
West Midlands -5 14 £280 -27.74%
South East -3 9 £500 +11.11%
East of England -16 7 £563 +80.00% 3
South West - 4 £450 - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
webMethods
UK

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 62 (34.83%) SOA
2 56 (31.46%) Java
2 56 (31.46%) Software AG
3 48 (26.97%) Oracle
4 36 (20.22%) SQL
5 31 (17.42%) SQL Server
5 31 (17.42%) Linux
6 25 (14.04%) IBM
6 25 (14.04%) Windows
6 25 (14.04%) Retail
7 24 (13.48%) .NET
7 24 (13.48%) Microsoft
7 24 (13.48%) Shell Script
8 23 (12.92%) XML
8 23 (12.92%) Degree
9 22 (12.36%) UNIX
9 22 (12.36%) Python
10 21 (11.80%) WebSphere
11 20 (11.24%) SAP
12 19 (10.67%) Web Services
12 19 (10.67%) Finance
13 18 (10.11%) Clustering
13 18 (10.11%) WebLogic
14 17 (9.55%) Perl
14 17 (9.55%) PL/SQL
14 17 (9.55%) BizTalk Server
15 16 (8.99%) Security Cleared
15 16 (8.99%) Waterfall
16 15 (8.43%) TIBCO
16 15 (8.43%) JBoss

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (11.80%) WebSphere
2 18 (10.11%) WebLogic
3 17 (9.55%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (5.62%) Apache
4 10 (5.62%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.62%) GlassFish
5 8 (4.49%) IIS
6 7 (3.93%) Confluence
7 2 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.56%) Documentum
8 1 (0.56%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.56%) MS Project
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.74%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.12%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.12%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.56%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.56%) Maximo
4 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.87%) SaaS
2 12 (6.74%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (3.37%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
4 1 (0.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.49%) SSL
2 4 (2.25%) LDAP
2 4 (2.25%) Firewall
3 3 (1.69%) HTTP
4 2 (1.12%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) X.509
5 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.37%) DB2
2 6 (3.37%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.81%) DTS
3 5 (2.81%) EDRMS
4 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.56%) MS Access
5 1 (0.56%) ReportNet
5 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (7.30%) Jenkins
1 13 (7.30%) Subversion
2 9 (5.06%) JIRA
3 8 (4.49%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.81%) TeamCity
4 5 (2.81%) JUnit
5 4 (2.25%) XMLSpy
5 4 (2.25%) VisualVM
6 3 (1.69%) Ant
7 2 (1.12%) Maven
7 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.56%) Hudson
8 1 (0.56%) CA Gen
8 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.56%) Log4j
8 1 (0.56%) Toad
General
1 25 (14.04%) Retail
2 19 (10.67%) Finance
3 3 (1.69%) Banking
3 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.12%) German Language
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (31.46%) Architect
2 45 (25.28%) Developer
3 29 (16.29%) Consultant
4 26 (14.61%) Solutions Architect
5 21 (11.80%) Integration Architect
5 21 (11.80%) webMethods Consultant
6 18 (10.11%) webMethods Developer
7 14 (7.87%) Analyst
8 9 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.06%) Administrator
9 7 (3.93%) Designer
9 7 (3.93%) webMethods Architect
10 6 (3.37%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.37%) Environment Manager
10 6 (3.37%) webMethods Administrator
11 5 (2.81%) Java Developer
11 5 (2.81%) Integration Consultant
12 4 (2.25%) Test Manager
12 4 (2.25%) webMethods Analyst
12 4 (2.25%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.48%) .NET
2 23 (12.92%) XML
3 19 (10.67%) Web Services
4 12 (6.74%) Middleware
5 11 (6.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (6.18%) J2EE
6 7 (3.93%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (3.37%) JMS
7 6 (3.37%) COM+
7 6 (3.37%) SOAP
7 6 (3.37%) XSD
8 5 (2.81%) Ajax
8 5 (2.81%) Apache Axis
8 5 (2.81%) JRules
8 5 (2.81%) Hibernate
8 5 (2.81%) XSLT
8 5 (2.81%) Java RMI
8 5 (2.81%) Swing
8 5 (2.81%) EDI
8 5 (2.81%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.11%) Clustering
2 11 (6.18%) DataPower
3 8 (4.49%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.37%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) PKI
6 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.42%) Linux
2 25 (14.04%) Windows
3 22 (12.36%) UNIX
4 11 (6.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.49%) AIX
5 8 (4.49%) Android
5 8 (4.49%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.81%) Solaris
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.83%) SOA
2 16 (8.99%) Waterfall
3 15 (8.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (5.62%) TOGAF
5 9 (5.06%) Time Management
5 9 (5.06%) PRINCE2
6 8 (4.49%) Data Modelling
6 8 (4.49%) OO
6 8 (4.49%) Incident Management
6 8 (4.49%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (3.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (3.93%) Project Management
8 6 (3.37%) UML
8 6 (3.37%) ETL
8 6 (3.37%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.37%) ERP
8 6 (3.37%) ITIL
8 6 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (2.81%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 56 (31.46%) Java
2 36 (20.22%) SQL
3 24 (13.48%) Shell Script
4 22 (12.36%) Python
5 17 (9.55%) Perl
5 17 (9.55%) PL/SQL
6 13 (7.30%) VBA
7 12 (6.74%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.81%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.25%) C
9 4 (2.25%) C#
10 2 (1.12%) XPath
11 1 (0.56%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.56%) Groovy
11 1 (0.56%) COBOL
11 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 23 (12.92%) Degree
2 16 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.87%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) ISEB
5 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.56%) APMP
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.81%) Puppet
2 4 (2.25%) Opsview
3 3 (1.69%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.56%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 56 (31.46%) Software AG
2 48 (26.97%) Oracle
3 25 (14.04%) IBM
4 24 (13.48%) Microsoft
5 20 (11.24%) SAP
6 15 (8.43%) TIBCO
6 15 (8.43%) JBoss
7 14 (7.87%) Dell
8 8 (4.49%) Ab Initio
9 7 (3.93%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.81%) VMware
10 5 (2.81%) BEA
11 4 (2.25%) Informatica
11 4 (2.25%) Sybase
11 4 (2.25%) Pega
11 4 (2.25%) Splunk
12 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.69%) HP
13 2 (1.12%) Retek
13 2 (1.12%) CheckPoint
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Rate: £550.00 - £660.00 per day
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Experis Ltd
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Venturi
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
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Experis Ltd
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Rate: £1.00 - £1.10 per day
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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The People Network
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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