The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
webMethods
Rank 16 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing webMethods 5 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 4.35% 5.26% 16.82%
As % of the Vendors category 8.47% 7.50% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 17
Average daily rate
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£280 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 - £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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 Telford region.

Vendors Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 51.30% 70.18% 64.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 51
Average daily rate £315 £380 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% -17.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £22.54 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Test Management
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) Pega
6 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (25.00%) RUP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Project
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) ISEB
6 2 (25.00%) BEA
7 1 (12.50%) Informatica
7 1 (12.50%) Apache
7 1 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE
7 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) RUP
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Pega
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) BEA
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica