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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 250 230 212
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Contract jobs citing webMethods 14 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.083% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.17% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 11
Average daily rate
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£463 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £475 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £525 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £39.00
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4758 4014 4261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.68% 47.34% 49.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2449 2060 1912
Average daily rate £368 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 236 339
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 4 £486 - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
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England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 11 (47.83%) SOA
2 10 (43.48%) SAP
3 9 (39.13%) Software AG
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 7 (30.43%) CRM
5 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 5 (21.74%) SAP XI
6 5 (21.74%) SAP PSCD
6 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
6 5 (21.74%) IBM
6 5 (21.74%) ERP
6 5 (21.74%) JMS
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) Java
7 4 (17.39%) CCA
7 4 (17.39%) Revenue Management
7 4 (17.39%) SaaS
7 4 (17.39%) General Ledger
7 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
7 4 (17.39%) SAP ERP
7 4 (17.39%) SAP FI-CA
7 4 (17.39%) Test Management
7 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (13.04%) Workflow
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.35%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SAP PSCD
1 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
2 4 (17.39%) SAP ERP
2 4 (17.39%) SAP FI-CA
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (8.70%) SAP CRM
4 1 (4.35%) assyst
4 1 (4.35%) SAP BPC
4 1 (4.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) DMZ
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) Broadband
2 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.35%) SNMP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.70%) JUnit
1 2 (8.70%) XMLSpy
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) General Ledger
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Billing
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (21.74%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Designer
4 3 (13.04%) SOA Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.35%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) OSS Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) SAP XI
1 5 (21.74%) JMS
2 4 (17.39%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) Java RMI
4 2 (8.70%) Swing
4 2 (8.70%) J2SE
4 2 (8.70%) XSLT
4 2 (8.70%) J2EE
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Axis
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) XML Messaging
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (4.35%) SAP PI
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) CMDB
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.35%) DataPower
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) SUSE
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) SOA
2 7 (30.43%) CRM
3 5 (21.74%) ERP
4 4 (17.39%) Revenue Management
4 4 (17.39%) Requirements Management
4 4 (17.39%) Test Management
4 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) UML
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) OOD
6 2 (8.70%) BPMN
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CCA
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) LXC
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) SAP
2 9 (39.13%) Software AG
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.04%) TIBCO
5 3 (13.04%) Remedy
6 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (8.70%) BMC
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 1 (4.35%) WSO2
7 1 (4.35%) Talend
7 1 (4.35%) Amdocs
7 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
7 1 (4.35%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Symantec
7 1 (4.35%) Infovista