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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 226 215 223
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing webMethods 35 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.61% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £423 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% -15.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
4605 4449 4100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.17% 47.70% 48.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2235 2006
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 255 325
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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
Berkshire +8 16 £350 -12.50% 1
Hampshire -10 9 £294 -42.68%
West Sussex - 7 £550 -
Kent -5 2 £506 +37.75%
Surrey - 1 - - 1
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 31 (52.54%) Java
2 21 (35.59%) SOA
3 16 (27.12%) Oracle
4 15 (25.42%) Project Management
5 12 (20.34%) XML
6 11 (18.64%) Finance
7 10 (16.95%) SAP
7 10 (16.95%) Software AG
8 9 (15.25%) Data Modelling
8 9 (15.25%) XSD
8 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
8 9 (15.25%) MySQL
8 9 (15.25%) .NET
8 9 (15.25%) SOAP
8 9 (15.25%) SAP XI
9 8 (13.56%) Matrix Management
9 8 (13.56%) Informix
9 8 (13.56%) ERP
9 8 (13.56%) CRM
9 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
9 8 (13.56%) CODA
10 7 (11.86%) WSDL
10 7 (11.86%) JUnit
10 7 (11.86%) SAP ERP
10 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
10 7 (11.86%) SAP PSCD
11 6 (10.17%) SAP FI-CA
11 6 (10.17%) SAP FI
11 6 (10.17%) Requirements Management
11 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.08%) Documentum
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) SAP ERP
1 7 (11.86%) SAP PSCD
2 6 (10.17%) SAP FI
2 6 (10.17%) SAP FI-CA
3 4 (6.78%) BusinessWare
4 3 (5.08%) SAP HR
4 3 (5.08%) SAP CRM
5 2 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.69%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Broadband
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) MySQL
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) Informix
3 6 (10.17%) DB2
4 3 (5.08%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.69%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) JUnit
2 4 (6.78%) XMLSpy
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
3 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.39%) Toad
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.69%) CA Gen
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.17%) General Ledger
4 5 (8.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) Architect
2 14 (23.73%) webMethods Developer
3 10 (16.95%) Consultant
4 9 (15.25%) Project Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.56%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (13.56%) Contracts Manager
5 8 (13.56%) Data Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.08%) SAP CRM Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Tester
8 2 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.39%) webMethods Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) OSS Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) XML
2 9 (15.25%) XSD
2 9 (15.25%) .NET
2 9 (15.25%) SOAP
2 9 (15.25%) SAP XI
3 7 (11.86%) WSDL
4 6 (10.17%) Web Services
5 4 (6.78%) JDBC
6 2 (3.39%) Middleware
6 2 (3.39%) JMS
7 1 (1.69%) Java RMI
7 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.69%) Apache Axis
7 1 (1.69%) J2EE
7 1 (1.69%) XSLT
7 1 (1.69%) Swing
7 1 (1.69%) J2SE
7 1 (1.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) UNIX
1 5 (8.47%) AIX
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) SOA
2 15 (25.42%) Project Management
3 9 (15.25%) Data Modelling
4 8 (13.56%) CRM
4 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
4 8 (13.56%) ERP
4 8 (13.56%) Matrix Management
5 6 (10.17%) Requirements Management
5 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.78%) Data Management
6 4 (6.78%) Migration
6 4 (6.78%) Data Mapping
6 4 (6.78%) Revenue Management
6 4 (6.78%) UML
6 4 (6.78%) OO
6 4 (6.78%) ETL
6 4 (6.78%) Test Management
6 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) OOD
7 3 (5.08%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) Java
2 5 (8.47%) SQL
3 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.69%) Perl
3 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) CCA
2 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) SAP
2 10 (16.95%) Software AG
3 8 (13.56%) CODA
4 4 (6.78%) Vitria
4 4 (6.78%) Ab Initio
5 3 (5.08%) IBM
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco
6 2 (3.39%) Amdocs
6 2 (3.39%) BMC
6 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.39%) Remedy
6 2 (3.39%) Infovista
7 1 (1.69%) Informatica
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.69%) Pega
7 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix