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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 26 September 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
webMethods
Rank - 165 120
Contract jobs citing webMethods 0 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.14% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.34% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £425 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £400 £488
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1613 1788 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.54% 40.41% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 1027 798
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 88 104
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.84 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.09% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing webMethods as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing webMethods also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) BroadVision
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Axway
2 4 (57.14%) TIBCO
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) WSDL
3 2 (28.57%) BPEL
4 1 (14.29%) Mule
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) WSO2
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Java

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Mule
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) webMethods Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) WSDL
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) BPEL
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Axway
1 4 (57.14%) BroadVision
1 4 (57.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) WSO2