The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing webMethods 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.27% - -
As % of the Vendors category 6.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £545 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +28.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
147 75 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 53.45% 39.89% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 34 74
Average daily rate £400 £335 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
Average hourly rate £9.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (80.00%) CODA
2 8 (80.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Software AG
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (80.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (80.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) CODA
2 1 (10.00%) Software AG