The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
webMethods
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing webMethods 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.34% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.54 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.65%
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 Midlands region.

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
71 85 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 47.65% 62.96% 59.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 29
Average daily rate £525 £380 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.15% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £440 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.75 £35.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.42% +32.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing webMethods across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

webMethods
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) BEA
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) BEA
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Pega