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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
webMethods
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 15 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing webMethods 11 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 7.01% 11.06% 18.10%
As % of the Vendors category 12.94% 19.20% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 11
Median daily rate £450 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.54

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
85 125 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 54.14% 57.60% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 43
Median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Median hourly rate £10.62 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Telford region citing webMethods as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing webMethods also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Telford region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 28 (96.55%) Java
1 28 (96.55%) Oracle
1 28 (96.55%) Unix
2 27 (93.10%) SQL
3 19 (65.52%) WebLogic
4 16 (55.17%) XML
5 15 (51.72%) PL/SQL
5 15 (51.72%) J2EE
5 15 (51.72%) Waterfall
6 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
7 13 (44.83%) Pega
7 13 (44.83%) Test Strategy
8 11 (37.93%) Informatica
8 11 (37.93%) Windows
8 11 (37.93%) RUP
9 10 (34.48%) OO
10 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (31.03%) Process Improvement
11 8 (27.59%) CA Gen
11 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
11 8 (27.59%) Toad
12 7 (24.14%) ISEB
12 7 (24.14%) BEA
12 7 (24.14%) COBOL
12 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
12 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
12 7 (24.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
13 6 (20.69%) Perl
13 6 (20.69%) Microsoft

webMethods
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (65.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) CA Gen
1 8 (27.59%) Toad
2 4 (13.79%) PVCS
3 3 (10.34%) ClearCase
3 3 (10.34%) ClearQuest
3 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.90%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Test Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) webMethods Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) COBOL Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) Mainframe Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Mainframe Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Programmer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Manager
4 3 (10.34%) webMethods Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Mainframe Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) XML
2 15 (51.72%) J2EE
3 4 (13.79%) EDIFACT
4 2 (6.90%) JSON
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Unix
2 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Waterfall
2 13 (44.83%) Test Strategy
3 11 (37.93%) RUP
4 10 (34.48%) OO
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Process Improvement
6 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
7 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
8 6 (20.69%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
10 4 (13.79%) SDLC
10 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.34%) Coaching
11 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
11 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
11 3 (10.34%) Planning and Forecasting
11 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
12 2 (6.90%) Software Architecture
13 1 (3.45%) High Availability
13 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Java
2 27 (93.10%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) PL/SQL
4 14 (48.28%) Shell Script
5 7 (24.14%) COBOL
6 6 (20.69%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISEB
1 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
1 7 (24.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) Pega
3 11 (37.93%) Informatica
4 7 (24.14%) BEA
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.90%) ICL
7 2 (6.90%) SAP