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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
webMethods
Rank 512 533 505
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -28
Contract jobs citing webMethods 117 97 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.43% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 52 46
Median daily rate £420 £468 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.16% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £430
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -
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
21908 22784 21998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.78% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13748 13655 12696
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 £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 726 1036 978
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £41.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
London -8 32 £438 -26.31% 6
West Midlands -9 22 £415 -19.02%
South East -3 19 £425 +13.33% 1
South West +13 16 - -
East Midlands +14 13 - -
North West -1 7 £450 -5.26% 1
East of England +17 6 £355 -35.40%
Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £335 -
webMethods
UK

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 135 (48.39%) Unix
2 111 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (35.84%) Middleware
4 96 (34.41%) Oracle
5 84 (30.11%) WebLogic
5 84 (30.11%) Java
6 79 (28.32%) SQL
7 68 (24.37%) Linux
8 64 (22.94%) SOAP
9 61 (21.86%) XML
10 59 (21.15%) J2EE
11 46 (16.49%) WebSphere
12 45 (16.13%) REST
13 44 (15.77%) Web Services
14 43 (15.41%) DataPower
15 42 (15.05%) IBM
16 39 (13.98%) Shell Script
17 38 (13.62%) Apache
17 38 (13.62%) Puppet
18 36 (12.90%) Pega
19 34 (12.19%) Security Cleared
19 34 (12.19%) ITIL
19 34 (12.19%) Windows
20 32 (11.47%) SAP
20 32 (11.47%) SOA
20 32 (11.47%) SC Cleared
21 28 (10.04%) Apigee
22 27 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
22 27 (9.68%) SSL
22 27 (9.68%) Software AG

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 84 (30.11%) WebLogic
2 46 (16.49%) WebSphere
3 38 (13.62%) Apache
4 20 (7.17%) JBoss
5 15 (5.38%) IIS
6 13 (4.66%) WebLogic Portal
7 12 (4.30%) IBM HTTP Server
8 11 (3.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 9 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (2.51%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.43%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.43%) Mule
11 4 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.08%) Documentum
12 3 (1.08%) WebLogic Integration
13 2 (0.72%) Captiva
14 1 (0.36%) JCAPS
14 1 (0.36%) nginx
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (1.79%) MS Project
2 4 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (4.66%) SAP PSCD
2 9 (3.23%) SAP ERP
3 6 (2.15%) SAP CO
3 6 (2.15%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.15%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.15%) SAP FI-CA
4 4 (1.43%) SAP CRM
4 4 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.08%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.36%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.87%) Google App Engine
3 8 (2.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.08%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.72%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) GitHub
6 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.68%) SSL
2 21 (7.53%) Firewall
3 19 (6.81%) DNS
3 19 (6.81%) HTTP
4 7 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.43%) Internet
5 4 (1.43%) LDAP
6 3 (1.08%) FTP
7 1 (0.36%) LAN
7 1 (0.36%) SAN
7 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.89%) MongoDB
2 17 (6.09%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.58%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (3.23%) Oracle OWB
5 7 (2.51%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.15%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.15%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.43%) DataStage
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.72%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.72%) MySQL
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.36%) HBase
10 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (7.89%) Jenkins
1 22 (7.89%) Selenium
2 12 (4.30%) Eclipse
2 12 (4.30%) IntelliJ
2 12 (4.30%) JUnit
3 11 (3.94%) Ant
3 11 (3.94%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.94%) Maven
3 11 (3.94%) Subversion
4 10 (3.58%) JIRA
5 8 (2.87%) ClearCase
6 7 (2.51%) CA Gen
7 5 (1.79%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.43%) ClearQuest
9 3 (1.08%) VisualVM
10 2 (0.72%) Toad
11 1 (0.36%) Grunt
11 1 (0.36%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.36%) PVCS
11 1 (0.36%) Sublime Text
General
1 25 (8.96%) Finance
2 18 (6.45%) Retail
3 13 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.87%) General Ledger
5 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.79%) Marketing
6 4 (1.43%) Electronics
7 3 (1.08%) Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Billing
8 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 98 (35.13%) Developer
2 62 (22.22%) Architect
3 44 (15.77%) webMethods Developer
4 37 (13.26%) Integration Architect
5 36 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
6 34 (12.19%) Consultant
7 24 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (8.24%) webMethods Architect
9 22 (7.89%) Integration Developer
9 22 (7.89%) Middleware Developer
10 21 (7.53%) Software Engineer
11 20 (7.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 20 (7.17%) Integration Specialist
12 18 (6.45%) Analyst
13 16 (5.73%) Middleware Specialist
14 14 (5.02%) Java Developer
15 13 (4.66%) Java Engineer
15 13 (4.66%) Java Software Developer
15 13 (4.66%) Java Software Engineer
15 13 (4.66%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (35.84%) Middleware
2 64 (22.94%) SOAP
3 61 (21.86%) XML
4 59 (21.15%) J2EE
5 45 (16.13%) REST
6 44 (15.77%) Web Services
7 27 (9.68%) JSON
8 25 (8.96%) HTML
9 23 (8.24%) Spring
10 22 (7.89%) IBM Integration Bus
10 22 (7.89%) J2SE
10 22 (7.89%) Play Framework
11 20 (7.17%) Hibernate
12 17 (6.09%) .NET
13 16 (5.73%) HTML5
14 15 (5.38%) JMS
14 15 (5.38%) WebSphere MQ
15 14 (5.02%) CSS
16 12 (4.30%) EJB
16 12 (4.30%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.41%) DataPower
2 11 (3.94%) Data Extraction
3 8 (2.87%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.79%) FMCG
6 4 (1.43%) Biometrics
6 4 (1.43%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.08%) Clustering
7 3 (1.08%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.72%) Contactless
8 2 (0.72%) EMV
9 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.36%) EPoS
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 135 (48.39%) Unix
2 68 (24.37%) Linux
3 34 (12.19%) Windows
4 21 (7.53%) AIX
5 17 (6.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 16 (5.73%) Oracle Linux
6 16 (5.73%) SUSE
7 7 (2.51%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.43%) Solaris
10 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (12.19%) ITIL
3 32 (11.47%) SOA
4 26 (9.32%) Test Strategy
5 23 (8.24%) Enterprise Architecture
5 23 (8.24%) Open Source
6 22 (7.89%) Microservices
6 22 (7.89%) Software Engineering
6 22 (7.89%) TOGAF
7 21 (7.53%) Configuration Management
7 21 (7.53%) DevOps
8 19 (6.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (6.09%) Load Balancing
9 17 (6.09%) Unified Process
10 16 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (5.02%) Service Management
13 13 (4.66%) Change Management
13 13 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (4.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 84 (30.11%) Java
2 79 (28.32%) SQL
3 39 (13.98%) Shell Script
4 22 (7.89%) Scala
5 20 (7.17%) Bash Shell
6 17 (6.09%) Perl
6 17 (6.09%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.51%) C#
7 7 (2.51%) Haskell
8 5 (1.79%) Python
9 2 (0.72%) ABAP
10 1 (0.36%) Groovy
10 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.36%) Ruby
10 1 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (12.19%) Security Cleared
2 32 (11.47%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.58%) ISEB
4 8 (2.87%) CCA
5 7 (2.51%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.36%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 22 (7.89%) Docker
2 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (13.62%) Puppet
2 10 (3.58%) BMC PATROL
2 10 (3.58%) Kibana
2 10 (3.58%) OPNET
2 10 (3.58%) SCOM
3 9 (3.23%) logstash
4 5 (1.79%) Opsview
5 4 (1.43%) Grafana
5 4 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.08%) Control-M
6 3 (1.08%) Graphite
6 3 (1.08%) Nagios
7 1 (0.36%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 96 (34.41%) Oracle
2 42 (15.05%) IBM
3 36 (12.90%) Pega
4 32 (11.47%) SAP
5 28 (10.04%) Apigee
6 27 (9.68%) Software AG
7 17 (6.09%) Adobe
7 17 (6.09%) TIBCO
8 16 (5.73%) BEA
8 16 (5.73%) Intel
9 15 (5.38%) Informatica
10 12 (4.30%) ATG
10 12 (4.30%) Microsoft
11 10 (3.58%) BMC
12 9 (3.23%) Digital Fuel
12 9 (3.23%) Google
13 8 (2.87%) Ab Initio
13 8 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (2.15%) Siebel
14 6 (2.15%) VMware
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