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 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 455 485 416
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -69
Contract jobs citing webMethods 102 54 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.27% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 35 50
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £32.54 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 - £39.00
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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
20941 20363 19274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.94% 45.67% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12460 11591 10375
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £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 918 910 1252
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.31 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 January 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 28 January 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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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 +22 36 £450 +5.88% 7
West Midlands +26 32 £400 +48.14% 2
South East 0 24 £450 -14.28% 1
East of England - 4 £500 - 2
North West - 4 £500 - 3
South West - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
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webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 66 (37.08%) Java
2 57 (32.02%) Oracle
3 54 (30.34%) SOA
4 48 (26.97%) SQL
5 45 (25.28%) UNIX
6 42 (23.60%) Software AG
7 41 (23.03%) XML
8 32 (17.98%) WebSphere
8 32 (17.98%) IBM
8 32 (17.98%) Linux
9 31 (17.42%) PL/SQL
10 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (15.17%) Middleware
12 26 (14.61%) Windows
13 25 (14.04%) .NET
13 25 (14.04%) Finance
14 23 (12.92%) Web Services
15 22 (12.36%) Data Modelling
16 21 (11.80%) J2EE
16 21 (11.80%) TIBCO
17 19 (10.67%) AIX
17 19 (10.67%) Retail
18 18 (10.11%) XSD
18 18 (10.11%) WebLogic
18 18 (10.11%) EAI
18 18 (10.11%) WebSphere MQ
19 17 (9.55%) Waterfall
19 17 (9.55%) Test Strategy
19 17 (9.55%) SAP
20 16 (8.99%) Python

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 32 (17.98%) WebSphere
2 18 (10.11%) WebLogic
3 14 (7.87%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.93%) GlassFish
5 5 (2.81%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (1.12%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.12%) IIS
6 2 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.12%) Documentum
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.56%) SAS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.56%) Captiva
7 1 (0.56%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (2.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) SAP PSCD
1 6 (3.37%) SAP ERP
2 5 (2.81%) SAP FI
2 5 (2.81%) SAP FI-CA
3 3 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.69%) ResourceLink
4 2 (1.12%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.56%) assyst
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) SaaS
2 4 (2.25%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.69%) PaaS
4 2 (1.12%) IaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.18%) SSL
2 6 (3.37%) HTTP
3 3 (1.69%) Broadband
4 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.56%) SNMP
4 1 (0.56%) SMTP
4 1 (0.56%) FTP
4 1 (0.56%) MPLS
4 1 (0.56%) DNS
4 1 (0.56%) SAN
4 1 (0.56%) DMZ
4 1 (0.56%) Firewall
4 1 (0.56%) BT 21CN
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.69%) Informix
3 3 (1.69%) DB2
3 3 (1.69%) MySQL
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.81%) JUnit
2 3 (1.69%) XMLSpy
2 3 (1.69%) Subversion
2 3 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (1.69%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.12%) JIRA
3 2 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.56%) Ant
4 1 (0.56%) Toad
4 1 (0.56%) Maven
4 1 (0.56%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (14.04%) Finance
2 19 (10.67%) Retail
3 9 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.81%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.12%) German Language
5 2 (1.12%) Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Billing
5 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (32.02%) Developer
2 33 (18.54%) Architect
2 33 (18.54%) webMethods Developer
3 31 (17.42%) Consultant
4 19 (10.67%) webMethods Consultant
5 18 (10.11%) Designer
6 15 (8.43%) Analyst
7 11 (6.18%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.18%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.62%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.49%) Integration Architect
10 7 (3.93%) Web Developer
10 7 (3.93%) SAP Consultant
10 7 (3.93%) Contracts Manager
10 7 (3.93%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.93%) Senior webMethods Developer
11 6 (3.37%) Senior Designer
12 5 (2.81%) SOA Architect
13 4 (2.25%) webMethods Architect
13 4 (2.25%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.03%) XML
2 27 (15.17%) Middleware
3 25 (14.04%) .NET
4 23 (12.92%) Web Services
5 21 (11.80%) J2EE
6 18 (10.11%) XSD
6 18 (10.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 14 (7.87%) SOAP
8 11 (6.18%) XSLT
8 11 (6.18%) SAX
9 10 (5.62%) WSDL
10 8 (4.49%) SAP XI
11 6 (3.37%) JDBC
12 5 (2.81%) JMS
13 4 (2.25%) REST
13 4 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
14 3 (1.69%) Ajax
14 3 (1.69%) SAP PI
15 2 (1.12%) Java EE
15 2 (1.12%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.99%) DataPower
1 16 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.37%) FMCG
4 5 (2.81%) Clustering
5 4 (2.25%) Open Source
6 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.56%) Equities
7 1 (0.56%) CMDB
7 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.56%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.28%) UNIX
2 32 (17.98%) Linux
3 26 (14.61%) Windows
4 19 (10.67%) AIX
5 11 (6.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.12%) SUSE
9 2 (1.12%) Solaris
10 1 (0.56%) VMS
10 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.34%) SOA
2 30 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.36%) Data Modelling
4 18 (10.11%) EAI
5 17 (9.55%) Waterfall
5 17 (9.55%) Test Strategy
6 15 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (7.30%) RUP
7 13 (7.30%) E-Commerce
7 13 (7.30%) Mentoring
8 12 (6.74%) Configuration Management
8 12 (6.74%) OO
9 11 (6.18%) Project Management
10 10 (5.62%) Time Management
10 10 (5.62%) Problem Management
10 10 (5.62%) ITIL
11 8 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (4.49%) CRM
12 7 (3.93%) ERP
12 7 (3.93%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (37.08%) Java
2 48 (26.97%) SQL
3 31 (17.42%) PL/SQL
4 16 (8.99%) Python
5 14 (7.87%) Perl
6 12 (6.74%) Bash Shell
6 12 (6.74%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.49%) C
8 3 (1.69%) VBA
9 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (5.06%) Degree
1 9 (5.06%) SC Cleared
1 9 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.81%) CCA
3 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.56%) ISEB
4 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.56%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.12%) vSphere
3 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) SAP ITS
4 1 (0.56%) LXC
4 1 (0.56%) Docker
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.93%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.69%) CA LISA
2 3 (1.69%) Puppet
3 2 (1.12%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.56%) Netcool
4 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (32.02%) Oracle
2 42 (23.60%) Software AG
3 32 (17.98%) IBM
4 21 (11.80%) TIBCO
5 17 (9.55%) SAP
6 14 (7.87%) Microsoft
7 13 (7.30%) BEA
7 13 (7.30%) Informatica
8 9 (5.06%) Pega
9 8 (4.49%) Business Objects
9 8 (4.49%) HP
10 7 (3.93%) CODA
10 7 (3.93%) RedPrairie
11 5 (2.81%) Cisco
11 5 (2.81%) VMware
12 4 (2.25%) Remedy
13 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.69%) Symantec
13 3 (1.69%) Dell
13 3 (1.69%) BMC
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