The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 147 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing webMethods 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% - 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1401 915 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.10% 40.92% 40.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 563 646
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 79 106
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in the South West

webMethods
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

webMethods Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Gloucestershire - 1 £285 -
Dorset - - - -
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (58.33%) Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Informatica
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (16.67%) PaaS
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) APMP
5 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) ENOVIA
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (8.33%) Documentum
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ENOVIA
1 1 (8.33%) Teamcenter
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) ReportNet
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) webMethods Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) webMethods Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
1 5 (41.67%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata
3 1 (8.33%) Software AG
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) Siebel
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO