The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
webMethods
Rank 262 233 228
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -5
Contract jobs citing webMethods 21 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.77% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 16
Average daily rate £456 £350 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -17.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4708 4659 4381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.86% 46.15% 46.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2818 2487 2202
Average daily rate £400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 256 257
Average hourly rate £20.25 £19.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in the South East

webMethods
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing webMethods across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

webMethods Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

webMethods
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing webMethods across the South East region.

webMethods Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Sussex -10 9 £650 +18.18%
Surrey -4 6 £500 -
Hampshire -4 4 £413 +40.42%
Berkshire -14 2 £500 +42.85%
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (40.48%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) XML
3 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
3 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
4 12 (28.57%) SAP
4 12 (28.57%) Unix
5 11 (26.19%) SOA
5 11 (26.19%) SAP PSCD
5 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.81%) SAP XI
7 9 (21.43%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) JSON
7 9 (21.43%) SAP ERP
7 9 (21.43%) Test Management
7 9 (21.43%) ERP
7 9 (21.43%) Oracle
8 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 8 (19.05%) CCA
8 8 (19.05%) Middleware
8 8 (19.05%) HTML
8 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
8 8 (19.05%) XSL
8 8 (19.05%) Web Services
8 8 (19.05%) JMS
8 8 (19.05%) BPMN
8 8 (19.05%) Revenue Management
8 8 (19.05%) General Ledger
8 8 (19.05%) REST
9 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (26.19%) SAP PSCD
2 9 (21.43%) SAP ERP
3 6 (14.29%) SAP CO
3 6 (14.29%) SAP FI
3 6 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (14.29%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (2.38%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.38%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SAP BW
2 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) CA Gen
2 3 (7.14%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.38%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) General Ledger
2 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Consultant
3 10 (23.81%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (21.43%) Architect
5 7 (16.67%) webMethods Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Integration Architect
6 6 (14.29%) SAP FI Consultant
7 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (11.90%) webMethods Architect
8 3 (7.14%) SOA Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
9 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.76%) ABAP Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Integration Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) SAP Developer
10 1 (2.38%) SAP Manager
10 1 (2.38%) SAP SRM Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
10 1 (2.38%) webMethods Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) XML
2 10 (23.81%) SAP XI
3 9 (21.43%) JSON
4 8 (19.05%) HTML
4 8 (19.05%) JMS
4 8 (19.05%) Middleware
4 8 (19.05%) REST
4 8 (19.05%) Web Services
4 8 (19.05%) XSL
5 6 (14.29%) J2EE
5 6 (14.29%) SOAP
6 2 (4.76%) Java EE
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (4.76%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.38%) XML Messaging
7 1 (2.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) DataPower
2 1 (2.38%) Biometrics
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (26.19%) SOA
2 9 (21.43%) ERP
2 9 (21.43%) Test Management
3 8 (19.05%) BPMN
3 8 (19.05%) Revenue Management
4 7 (16.67%) CRM
4 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 6 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 5 (11.90%) Unified Process
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
8 3 (7.14%) Service Management
8 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.76%) Data Management
9 2 (4.76%) ITSM
9 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
9 2 (4.76%) SDLC
9 2 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.90%) Perl
4 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) CCA
3 3 (7.14%) ISEB
3 3 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) OVSD
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) SAP
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Apigee
3 5 (11.90%) BEA
3 5 (11.90%) Informatica
3 5 (11.90%) Pega
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) Adobe
6 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.76%) Software AG
7 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.38%) Compaq
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Intel
7 1 (2.38%) Teradata
7 1 (2.38%) Terracotta