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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 225 225 194
Rank change year-on-year
0 -31
Contract jobs citing webMethods 24 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.28% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £475 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £579 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.54 - £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
4403 3921 3678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.02% 46.55% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2284 1930 1719
Average daily rate £375 £374 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.40% +6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 229 326
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +14 12 £475 -36.66%
Hampshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 17 (48.57%) SOA
2 11 (31.43%) Software AG
3 10 (28.57%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) SAP
5 7 (20.00%) XML
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle
5 7 (20.00%) CRM
5 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (20.00%) CODA
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) Finance
5 7 (20.00%) Matrix Management
6 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 5 (14.29%) SAP XI
6 5 (14.29%) SAP ERP
6 5 (14.29%) SAP PSCD
6 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.29%) ERP
6 5 (14.29%) JMS
6 5 (14.29%) Linux
6 5 (14.29%) JUnit
7 4 (11.43%) .NET
7 4 (11.43%) XSD
7 4 (11.43%) JDBC
7 4 (11.43%) SOAP
7 4 (11.43%) Web Services
7 4 (11.43%) UML
7 4 (11.43%) SAP FI
7 4 (11.43%) Remedy
7 4 (11.43%) IBM

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SAP ERP
1 5 (14.29%) SAP PSCD
2 4 (11.43%) SAP FI
2 4 (11.43%) SAP FI-CA
3 3 (8.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (5.71%) SAP CRM
5 1 (2.86%) assyst
5 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) Broadband
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.86%) SNMP
3 1 (2.86%) MPLS
3 1 (2.86%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Informix
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.57%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) JUnit
2 3 (8.57%) XMLSpy
3 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.43%) General Ledger
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
5 2 (5.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Project Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
4 6 (17.14%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) webMethods Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Data Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Designer
7 2 (5.71%) OSS Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) SOA Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) XML
2 5 (14.29%) SAP XI
2 5 (14.29%) JMS
3 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 4 (11.43%) XSD
3 4 (11.43%) JDBC
3 4 (11.43%) SOAP
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) WSDL
4 2 (5.71%) XSLT
4 2 (5.71%) Swing
4 2 (5.71%) J2SE
4 2 (5.71%) Java RMI
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Axis
4 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.86%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) CMDB
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.86%) Video on Demand
2 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.86%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) SUSE
4 1 (2.86%) VMS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) SOA
2 7 (20.00%) CRM
2 7 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (20.00%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 5 (14.29%) ERP
4 4 (11.43%) UML
4 4 (11.43%) Revenue Management
4 4 (11.43%) Test Management
4 4 (11.43%) Requirements Management
4 4 (11.43%) TDD
4 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Workflow
6 2 (5.71%) RUP
6 2 (5.71%) OO
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) OOD
6 2 (5.71%) BPMN
6 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CCA
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) LXC
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Software AG
2 8 (22.86%) SAP
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (20.00%) CODA
4 4 (11.43%) Remedy
4 4 (11.43%) IBM
5 3 (8.57%) BMC
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (5.71%) Infovista
6 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.71%) Amdocs
6 2 (5.71%) VMware
7 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.86%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
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