The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 123 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing webMethods 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.48% 0.14% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£515 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1450 1322 1602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.53% 44.75% 47.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 590 745
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 105 125
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £16.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +33.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in the North West

webMethods
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing webMethods across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

webMethods Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 17 (85.00%) SQL
1 17 (85.00%) Java
1 17 (85.00%) Dell
1 17 (85.00%) Software AG
2 16 (80.00%) SAP
2 16 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (75.00%) SaaS
3 15 (75.00%) Perl
3 15 (75.00%) Python
3 15 (75.00%) VBA
3 15 (75.00%) Shell Script
4 14 (70.00%) SuccessFactors
4 14 (70.00%) ResourceLink
5 13 (65.00%) Degree
5 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (10.00%) SOA
9 2 (10.00%) Finance
10 1 (5.00%) Taleo
10 1 (5.00%) SAP XI
10 1 (5.00%) Lumesse
10 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
10 1 (5.00%) SMTP
10 1 (5.00%) FTP

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (70.00%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 15 (75.00%) SaaS
2 14 (70.00%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (5.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMTP
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
2 9 (45.00%) Integration Architect
3 7 (35.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) webMethods Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) JDBC
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (5.00%) B2B
2 1 (5.00%) B2C
2 1 (5.00%) EAI
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (75.00%) Perl
3 15 (75.00%) Python
3 15 (75.00%) VBA
3 15 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Dell
1 17 (85.00%) Software AG
2 16 (80.00%) SAP
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Lumesse
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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