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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 497 523 473
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -50
Contract jobs citing webMethods 81 39 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.081% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.17% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 58
Average daily rate
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£460 £435 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
23217 22460 24593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.12% 46.69% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13315 12783 12897
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £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 1018 1030 1243
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +29 29 £450 -5.26% 5
West Midlands 0 15 £318 -25.29%
North West +9 14 £515 +47.14% 1
South East -5 9 £488 +8.33%
East of England -27 7 £563 +9.22% 2
South West - 3 £313 -
East Midlands +1 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (35.37%) Software AG
2 53 (32.32%) SOA
3 38 (23.17%) Java
4 35 (21.34%) Oracle
5 33 (20.12%) SQL
6 27 (16.46%) IBM
7 26 (15.85%) Python
7 26 (15.85%) Linux
8 24 (14.63%) XML
9 23 (14.02%) SAP
9 23 (14.02%) Retail
9 23 (14.02%) WebSphere
10 21 (12.80%) Clustering
10 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
10 21 (12.80%) Shell Script
11 18 (10.98%) Security Cleared
11 18 (10.98%) UNIX
11 18 (10.98%) PL/SQL
12 17 (10.37%) Perl
12 17 (10.37%) Windows
12 17 (10.37%) Dell
12 17 (10.37%) BizTalk Server
13 16 (9.76%) Finance
13 16 (9.76%) Web Services
13 16 (9.76%) DataPower
13 16 (9.76%) SaaS
13 16 (9.76%) SC Cleared
14 15 (9.15%) Degree
14 15 (9.15%) Bash Shell
14 15 (9.15%) VBA

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (14.02%) WebSphere
2 17 (10.37%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (8.54%) WebLogic
4 11 (6.71%) GlassFish
5 10 (6.10%) Apache
6 9 (5.49%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.66%) IIS
8 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.22%) Confluence
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.61%) Documentum
9 1 (0.61%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.22%) MS Project
3 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (8.54%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.22%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.22%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.61%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.61%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.76%) SaaS
2 14 (8.54%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (3.66%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (1.22%) PaaS
4 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.71%) SSL
2 5 (3.05%) Firewall
3 4 (2.44%) HTTP
3 4 (2.44%) LDAP
4 2 (1.22%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) FTP
5 1 (0.61%) SAN
5 1 (0.61%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (1.22%) DB2
4 1 (0.61%) MS Access
4 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.61%) ReportNet
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.05%) XMLSpy
2 4 (2.44%) JIRA
2 4 (2.44%) VisualVM
3 3 (1.83%) Subversion
3 3 (1.83%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.61%) Log4j
4 1 (0.61%) Ant
4 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (14.02%) Retail
2 16 (9.76%) Finance
3 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.44%) Banking
4 3 (1.83%) German Language
5 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (29.88%) Architect
2 41 (25.00%) Developer
3 31 (18.90%) Consultant
4 23 (14.02%) webMethods Consultant
5 20 (12.20%) webMethods Developer
5 20 (12.20%) Integration Architect
6 18 (10.98%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Designer
8 9 (5.49%) Administrator
9 7 (4.27%) Analyst
10 6 (3.66%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.66%) webMethods Administrator
10 6 (3.66%) SOA Designer
11 5 (3.05%) Integration Consultant
12 4 (2.44%) webMethods Architect
13 3 (1.83%) WebSphere Developer
13 3 (1.83%) Test Manager
13 3 (1.83%) Lead Developer
14 2 (1.22%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.63%) XML
2 16 (9.76%) Web Services
3 15 (9.15%) .NET
4 14 (8.54%) Middleware
5 13 (7.93%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (6.71%) J2EE
7 9 (5.49%) JMS
8 8 (4.88%) XSD
9 7 (4.27%) SOAP
10 6 (3.66%) WSDL
10 6 (3.66%) XSLT
10 6 (3.66%) COM+
10 6 (3.66%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (3.05%) Ajax
11 5 (3.05%) EDI
12 4 (2.44%) REST
13 3 (1.83%) JDBC
14 2 (1.22%) HTML
14 2 (1.22%) EntireX
15 1 (0.61%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.80%) Clustering
2 16 (9.76%) DataPower
3 6 (3.66%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.85%) Linux
2 18 (10.98%) UNIX
3 17 (10.37%) Windows
4 12 (7.32%) AIX
5 11 (6.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.27%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.66%) Android
8 5 (3.05%) Solaris
9 2 (1.22%) SUSE
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.32%) SOA
2 13 (7.93%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (7.32%) Data Modelling
4 9 (5.49%) Time Management
5 7 (4.27%) Waterfall
5 7 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (3.66%) EAI
6 6 (3.66%) UML
6 6 (3.66%) Project Management
7 5 (3.05%) TOGAF
7 5 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (2.44%) MVC
8 4 (2.44%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.44%) RUP
8 4 (2.44%) E-Commerce
8 4 (2.44%) ERP
9 3 (1.83%) OO
9 3 (1.83%) ETL
9 3 (1.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (1.83%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.17%) Java
2 33 (20.12%) SQL
3 26 (15.85%) Python
4 21 (12.80%) Shell Script
5 18 (10.98%) PL/SQL
6 17 (10.37%) Perl
7 15 (9.15%) VBA
7 15 (9.15%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.22%) XPath
9 1 (0.61%) Groovy
9 1 (0.61%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.61%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.15%) Degree
4 3 (1.83%) ISEB
5 2 (1.22%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.61%) APMP
6 1 (0.61%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.61%) ISSEP
6 1 (0.61%) ISSMP
6 1 (0.61%) CISSP
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.61%) CISM
6 1 (0.61%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) vSphere
2 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.44%) Opsview
2 2 (1.22%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 58 (35.37%) Software AG
2 35 (21.34%) Oracle
3 27 (16.46%) IBM
4 23 (14.02%) SAP
5 21 (12.80%) Microsoft
6 17 (10.37%) Dell
7 13 (7.93%) TIBCO
8 10 (6.10%) JBoss
9 4 (2.44%) Informatica
9 4 (2.44%) Splunk
10 3 (1.83%) Pega
10 3 (1.83%) BEA
10 3 (1.83%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.83%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.22%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.22%) Green Hat
11 2 (1.22%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.61%) VMware
12 1 (0.61%) Teradata
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