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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 371 390 352
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Contract jobs citing webMethods 32 27 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 15
Average daily rate
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£530 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £438
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 - £39.00
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
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -1 3 £513 +28.12%
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (30.43%) Software AG
2 19 (27.54%) Linux
2 19 (27.54%) SOA
3 17 (24.64%) IBM
3 17 (24.64%) WebSphere
3 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
4 16 (23.19%) DataPower
4 16 (23.19%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (21.74%) AIX
5 15 (21.74%) Python
6 14 (20.29%) SSL
6 14 (20.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 11 (15.94%) Retail
7 11 (15.94%) Java
8 10 (14.49%) Oracle
8 10 (14.49%) Web Services
9 9 (13.04%) XML
9 9 (13.04%) Finance
10 7 (10.14%) Clustering
10 7 (10.14%) .NET
10 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
10 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (8.70%) TIBCO
11 6 (8.70%) J2EE
11 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.25%) Line Management
12 5 (7.25%) UNIX
12 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
13 4 (5.80%) SOAP

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (24.64%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.35%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.45%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (1.45%) SAP PSCD
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) SSL
2 1 (1.45%) SAN
2 1 (1.45%) BT 21CN
2 1 (1.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 11 (15.94%) Retail
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) German Language
4 1 (1.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Developer
2 17 (24.64%) Consultant
3 15 (21.74%) webMethods Developer
4 13 (18.84%) webMethods Consultant
5 11 (15.94%) Architect
6 8 (11.59%) Designer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Designer
7 6 (8.70%) Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior webMethods Developer
8 4 (5.80%) webMethods Architect
8 4 (5.80%) SOA Architect
9 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Administrator
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.90%) webMethods Administrator
11 1 (1.45%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (14.49%) Web Services
3 9 (13.04%) XML
4 7 (10.14%) .NET
5 6 (8.70%) J2EE
6 4 (5.80%) SOAP
6 4 (5.80%) Middleware
7 3 (4.35%) XSLT
7 3 (4.35%) Java EE
8 2 (2.90%) WSDL
8 2 (2.90%) SAX
8 2 (2.90%) XSD
9 1 (1.45%) SAP XI
9 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) DataPower
2 7 (10.14%) Clustering
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Linux
2 15 (21.74%) AIX
3 14 (20.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 5 (7.25%) UNIX
5 1 (1.45%) Windows
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.45%) SUSE
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) SOA
2 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
3 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.25%) Line Management
4 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.35%) Migration
5 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.35%) Waterfall
5 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.35%) Time Management
6 2 (2.90%) Test Strategy
6 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.90%) EAI
6 2 (2.90%) OO
6 2 (2.90%) RUP
7 1 (1.45%) CRM
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL
7 1 (1.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.64%) Bash Shell
2 15 (21.74%) Python
3 11 (15.94%) Java
4 3 (4.35%) SQL
4 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.90%) Perl
5 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) CCA
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.45%) vSphere
1 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Software AG
2 17 (24.64%) IBM
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle
4 6 (8.70%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.90%) Pega
5 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
5 2 (2.90%) BEA
5 2 (2.90%) Informatica
6 1 (1.45%) Retek
6 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.45%) BroadVision
6 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.45%) BT
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
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