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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 367 377 409
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +32
Contract jobs citing webMethods 39 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.12% 0.029%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.28% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
10268 10462 11006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.62% 44.36% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6806 6573 6989
Average daily rate £425 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 224 285
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.80 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £34.55 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing webMethods across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +8 16 £588 +23.68% 2
Brentford - 1 £388 -
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 55 (57.89%) Java
2 46 (48.42%) Oracle
3 35 (36.84%) SQL Server
4 33 (34.74%) IBM
5 32 (33.68%) .NET
6 31 (32.63%) Jenkins
7 30 (31.58%) Middleware
8 28 (29.47%) J2EE
9 27 (28.42%) SQL
9 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (25.26%) Linux
10 24 (25.26%) SOA
11 22 (23.16%) UNIX
12 21 (22.11%) Puppet
13 20 (21.05%) Waterfall
14 19 (20.00%) Configuration Management
14 19 (20.00%) Subversion
15 18 (18.95%) IIS
15 18 (18.95%) ITIL
16 16 (16.84%) TIBCO
17 15 (15.79%) Finance
17 15 (15.79%) OO
17 15 (15.79%) Maven
18 14 (14.74%) WebSphere
18 14 (14.74%) JIRA
18 14 (14.74%) Test Strategy
18 14 (14.74%) PL/SQL
19 13 (13.68%) WebLogic
19 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
19 13 (13.68%) Software AG

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (18.95%) IIS
2 14 (14.74%) WebSphere
3 13 (13.68%) WebLogic
3 13 (13.68%) IBM HTTP Server
4 9 (9.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (9.47%) Documentum
5 8 (8.42%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (7.37%) JBoss
6 7 (7.37%) Confluence
7 6 (6.32%) SAS
8 2 (2.11%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.05%) Captiva
9 1 (1.05%) Mule
9 1 (1.05%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.05%) Mule ESB
9 1 (1.05%) iPlanet
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.11%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.11%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.11%) SAP FI-CA
2 2 (2.11%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Boomi
2 4 (4.21%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (2.11%) SaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) HTTP
2 6 (6.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) EDRMS
3 12 (12.63%) DTS
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (9.47%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (6.32%) DB2
6 5 (5.26%) MySQL
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.05%) DataStage
8 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.05%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (32.63%) Jenkins
2 19 (20.00%) Subversion
3 15 (15.79%) Maven
4 14 (14.74%) JIRA
5 12 (12.63%) Ant
5 12 (12.63%) TeamCity
6 6 (6.32%) CA Gen
7 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.05%) Toad
8 1 (1.05%) Selenium
8 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.05%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (15.79%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Retail
3 4 (4.21%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.11%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Games
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Developer
2 25 (26.32%) Architect
3 18 (18.95%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (17.89%) Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) Consultant
5 11 (11.58%) Deployment Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) Documentum Developer
7 6 (6.32%) SAS Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Messaging Specialist
7 6 (6.32%) webMethods Consultant
7 6 (6.32%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) webMethods Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Documentum Consultant
8 4 (4.21%) Release Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Designer
8 4 (4.21%) Cloud Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Digital Architect
9 3 (3.16%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.68%) .NET
2 30 (31.58%) Middleware
3 28 (29.47%) J2EE
4 13 (13.68%) WebSphere MQ
5 12 (12.63%) JRules
6 7 (7.37%) TIBCO EMS
7 6 (6.32%) SOAP
7 6 (6.32%) Web Services
7 6 (6.32%) XML
8 4 (4.21%) JSON
8 4 (4.21%) REST
9 2 (2.11%) SAP XI
9 2 (2.11%) JMS
10 1 (1.05%) WSDL
10 1 (1.05%) SAML
10 1 (1.05%) EJB
10 1 (1.05%) XSD
10 1 (1.05%) XSLT
10 1 (1.05%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.37%) Mainframe
4 6 (6.32%) Data Extraction
4 6 (6.32%) DataPower
5 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.05%) Equities
8 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.05%) FMCG
8 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.26%) Linux
2 22 (23.16%) UNIX
3 10 (10.53%) Windows
4 5 (5.26%) AIX
4 5 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.16%) Android
5 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.26%) SOA
3 20 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 19 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 18 (18.95%) ITIL
6 15 (15.79%) OO
7 14 (14.74%) Test Strategy
8 12 (12.63%) UML
9 11 (11.58%) Problem Management
10 10 (10.53%) Data Modelling
10 10 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (9.47%) Project Management
11 9 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (9.47%) DevOps
11 9 (9.47%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.42%) Release Management
12 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (8.42%) Time Management
12 8 (8.42%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (57.89%) Java
2 27 (28.42%) SQL
3 14 (14.74%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.42%) Perl
5 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.26%) Python
6 5 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.21%) Groovy
8 2 (2.11%) C
9 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.63%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) CCA
4 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.05%) PMP
4 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 21 (22.11%) Puppet
2 12 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.21%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.05%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 46 (48.42%) Oracle
2 33 (34.74%) IBM
3 16 (16.84%) TIBCO
4 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.68%) Software AG
5 12 (12.63%) BEA
6 11 (11.58%) Pega
6 11 (11.58%) ATG
7 7 (7.37%) Informatica
8 6 (6.32%) MuleSoft
8 6 (6.32%) Ab Initio
9 5 (5.26%) VMware
9 5 (5.26%) Dell
10 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.16%) SAP
12 1 (1.05%) Sun
12 1 (1.05%) Google
12 1 (1.05%) Talend