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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
webMethods
England / London
Rank 404 394 365
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -29
Contract jobs citing webMethods 4 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.087% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.21% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 19
Median daily rate £600 £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £585 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.54

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
8429 8489 9411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.33% 41.12% 45.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5624 5535 6261
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 148 195
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £32.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 18 (66.67%) Oracle
2 15 (55.56%) AIX
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Middleware
3 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
4 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
4 8 (29.63%) Retail
4 8 (29.63%) Unix
4 8 (29.63%) IBM
4 8 (29.63%) Software AG
4 8 (29.63%) Sitecore
4 8 (29.63%) iSeries
4 8 (29.63%) Release Management
5 7 (25.93%) SSL
6 6 (22.22%) DNS
6 6 (22.22%) Firewall
6 6 (22.22%) SUSE
6 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
6 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (22.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (22.22%) DataPower
7 5 (18.52%) SOA
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (11.11%) Banking
9 3 (11.11%) REST
9 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
10 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
10 2 (7.41%) IBM Sterling

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 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Mule
2 1 (3.70%) Mule ESB
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) SSL
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) CA Gen
1 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Environment Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Integration Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Chief Information Officer
7 1 (3.70%) DBA
7 1 (3.70%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Software Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) webMethods Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 2 (7.41%) Java EE
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) EDIFACT
4 1 (3.70%) JMS
4 1 (3.70%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) XSD
4 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) iSeries
2 6 (22.22%) DataPower
3 1 (3.70%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) AIX
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (22.22%) SUSE
3 6 (22.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
2 8 (29.63%) Release Management
3 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) SOA
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) EAI
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.70%) RUP
7 1 (3.70%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
2 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Groovy
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) IBM
2 8 (29.63%) Sitecore
2 8 (29.63%) Software AG
3 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
4 2 (7.41%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (7.41%) Pega
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) ATG
5 1 (3.70%) BEA
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.70%) Progress
5 1 (3.70%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (3.70%) Terracotta