The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
webMethods
Rank 419 391 405
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Contract jobs citing webMethods 26 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 16
Median daily rate £350 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.17% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
webMethods
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9807 10243 10939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.57% 43.17% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6492 6745 6856
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £599 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 219 234
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.30 £32.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing webMethods as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in London

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in London

webMethods
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing webMethods across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

webMethods Daily Rate Histogram in London

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
City of London +17 4 £500 +8.10% 2
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 London region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 37 (56.92%) Middleware
2 33 (50.77%) Oracle
3 32 (49.23%) Linux
4 28 (43.08%) IBM
5 25 (38.46%) Unix
6 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (35.38%) AIX
8 21 (32.31%) ITIL
9 17 (26.15%) DataPower
10 16 (24.62%) Java
11 14 (21.54%) SSL
11 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
11 14 (21.54%) Bash Shell
11 14 (21.54%) Release Management
11 14 (21.54%) Puppet
11 14 (21.54%) Jenkins
12 13 (20.00%) DNS
12 13 (20.00%) Firewall
13 12 (18.46%) SQL
14 11 (16.92%) SOA
14 11 (16.92%) Software AG
14 11 (16.92%) Shell Script
14 11 (16.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 10 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
15 10 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (15.38%) J2EE
15 10 (15.38%) SAP
15 10 (15.38%) SUSE

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (13.85%) IBM HTTP Server
1 9 (13.85%) IIS
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (12.31%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.08%) Mule
5 2 (3.08%) Mule ESB
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.54%) Apache
6 1 (1.54%) JBoss
6 1 (1.54%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) SAP ERP
1 4 (6.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) SSL
2 13 (20.00%) DNS
2 13 (20.00%) Firewall
3 9 (13.85%) HTTP
4 3 (4.62%) FTP
4 3 (4.62%) LAN
4 3 (4.62%) SAN
4 3 (4.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.85%) JIRA
2 9 (13.85%) Maven
2 9 (13.85%) Subversion
3 8 (12.31%) Ant
4 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.54%) JUnit
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 8 (12.31%) Banking
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 6 (9.23%) Retail
4 4 (6.15%) Electronics
4 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.00%) Architect
2 10 (15.38%) Consultant
2 10 (15.38%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) Environment Manager
3 8 (12.31%) Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Integration Consultant
4 7 (10.77%) Middleware Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.23%) webMethods Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Deployment Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Integration Architect
6 5 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Developer
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Integration Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Middleware Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Financial Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) webMethods Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) webMethods Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.92%) Middleware
2 10 (15.38%) J2EE
3 9 (13.85%) .NET
4 7 (10.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (9.23%) JMS
6 5 (7.69%) HTML
6 5 (7.69%) HTML5
6 5 (7.69%) XML
7 4 (6.15%) Ajax
7 4 (6.15%) CSS
7 4 (6.15%) CSS3
7 4 (6.15%) REST
7 4 (6.15%) SOAP
8 3 (4.62%) Spring
9 2 (3.08%) Java EE
9 2 (3.08%) SAP PI
10 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.54%) JSON
10 1 (1.54%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) DataPower
2 9 (13.85%) Data Extraction
2 9 (13.85%) iSeries
3 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) Clustering
5 2 (3.08%) Contactless
5 2 (3.08%) EMV
6 1 (1.54%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.54%) FMCG
6 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Linux
2 25 (38.46%) Unix
3 23 (35.38%) AIX
4 11 (16.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 10 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
5 10 (15.38%) SUSE
6 6 (9.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) ITIL
3 14 (21.54%) Configuration Management
3 14 (21.54%) Release Management
4 11 (16.92%) SOA
5 10 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 6 (9.23%) Change Management
6 6 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (9.23%) EAI
7 5 (7.69%) Scrum
7 5 (7.69%) TDD
8 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.15%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (6.15%) ERP
8 4 (6.15%) Kanban
8 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.15%) SDLC
9 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) Java
2 14 (21.54%) Bash Shell
3 12 (18.46%) SQL
4 11 (16.92%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.15%) Python
6 3 (4.62%) Perl
7 1 (1.54%) C
7 1 (1.54%) Groovy
7 1 (1.54%) Scala
7 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) AAT
1 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) SEPA
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Puppet
2 4 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Oracle
2 28 (43.08%) IBM
3 11 (16.92%) Software AG
4 10 (15.38%) SAP
5 9 (13.85%) ATG
5 9 (13.85%) Sitecore
6 7 (10.77%) IBM Sterling
7 5 (7.69%) Ab Initio
8 3 (4.62%) Intel
8 3 (4.62%) Splunk
8 3 (4.62%) VMware
9 2 (3.08%) PayPal
9 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.08%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.54%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.54%) Progress
10 1 (1.54%) WSO2