The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 Kent 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 - 38 -
Contract jobs citing webMethods 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.73% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.50%
Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
125 145 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 50.20% 53.11% 49.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 87 62
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 16
Average hourly rate £47.00 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.75% -23.80%
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 Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing webMethods across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing webMethods across the Kent region.

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in Kent

webMethods
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Software AG
2 2 (66.67%) EntireX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) EAI
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods Developer
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) EntireX
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Software AG
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle