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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 349 372 365
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing webMethods 54 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £385 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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%
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
9954 10721 9907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.52% 44.41% 45.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6453 6981 6258
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 215 247
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.75 £43.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +21 11 £353 -31.12%
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 39 (43.33%) Java
2 38 (42.22%) Oracle
3 35 (38.89%) IBM
4 29 (32.22%) Linux
5 26 (28.89%) UNIX
6 25 (27.78%) J2EE
7 24 (26.67%) .NET
7 24 (26.67%) Middleware
8 23 (25.56%) Finance
9 22 (24.44%) TIBCO
9 22 (24.44%) ITIL
9 22 (24.44%) SQL
10 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 20 (22.22%) SOA
11 19 (21.11%) WebSphere
12 18 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
13 17 (18.89%) Subversion
13 17 (18.89%) Jenkins
14 14 (15.56%) IBM HTTP Server
14 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (15.56%) Configuration Management
14 14 (15.56%) IIS
15 13 (14.44%) JIRA
16 12 (13.33%) TIBCO EMS
16 12 (13.33%) Maven
16 12 (13.33%) ATG
16 12 (13.33%) Waterfall
17 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (11.11%) Puppet
18 10 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 19 (21.11%) WebSphere
2 14 (15.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 14 (15.56%) IIS
3 12 (13.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 10 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 10 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (8.89%) GlassFish
6 5 (5.56%) Confluence
7 4 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (4.44%) Documentum
7 4 (4.44%) SAS
8 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.11%) Captiva
9 1 (1.11%) Mule
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.33%) SAP ERP
1 3 (3.33%) SAP FI-CA
1 3 (3.33%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) HTTP
2 5 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.11%) BT 21CN
3 1 (1.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) DB2
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.11%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Subversion
1 17 (18.89%) Jenkins
2 13 (14.44%) JIRA
3 12 (13.33%) Maven
4 9 (10.00%) Ant
5 4 (4.44%) CA Gen
6 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 23 (25.56%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Developer
2 18 (20.00%) Analyst
3 15 (16.67%) Consultant
4 13 (14.44%) Architect
5 12 (13.33%) webMethods Consultant
5 12 (13.33%) Deployment Analyst
6 10 (11.11%) webMethods Developer
6 10 (11.11%) Messaging Specialist
7 7 (7.78%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Designer
9 4 (4.44%) SOA Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Integration Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Release Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) SAS Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Documentum Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.78%) J2EE
2 24 (26.67%) .NET
2 24 (26.67%) Middleware
3 18 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (5.56%) SOAP
5 4 (4.44%) Web Services
5 4 (4.44%) XML
6 3 (3.33%) SAP XI
7 2 (2.22%) SAX
7 2 (2.22%) XSLT
8 1 (1.11%) JMS
8 1 (1.11%) XSD
8 1 (1.11%) Java EE
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.11%) RESTful
8 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Data Extraction
3 6 (6.67%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.56%) DataPower
5 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.22%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.22%) Linux
2 26 (28.89%) UNIX
3 8 (8.89%) Windows
4 7 (7.78%) AIX
5 5 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.33%) Android
6 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) ITIL
2 20 (22.22%) SOA
3 14 (15.56%) Configuration Management
3 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 9 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 9 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 9 (10.00%) Release Management
5 9 (10.00%) Migration
5 9 (10.00%) OO
5 9 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (8.89%) RUP
7 7 (7.78%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.78%) Change Management
8 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.56%) EAI
8 5 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (43.33%) Java
2 22 (24.44%) SQL
3 10 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.89%) Perl
5 6 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) CCA
3 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 10 (11.11%) Puppet
2 4 (4.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (42.22%) Oracle
2 35 (38.89%) IBM
3 22 (24.44%) TIBCO
4 12 (13.33%) ATG
5 9 (10.00%) Pega
5 9 (10.00%) Software AG
5 9 (10.00%) BEA
6 8 (8.89%) Business Objects
7 6 (6.67%) Informatica
7 6 (6.67%) Ab Initio
8 4 (4.44%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.33%) SAP
10 2 (2.22%) HP
11 1 (1.11%) Dell
11 1 (1.11%) BT
11 1 (1.11%) MuleSoft
11 1 (1.11%) Talend