The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had webMethods Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
webMethods Developer
Rank 621 604 600
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs requiring a webMethods Developer 27 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.042% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.045% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 7
Median daily rate £413 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

webMethods Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured webMethods Developer in the job title.

webMethods Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

webMethods Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing webMethods Developer within the UK.

webMethods Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

webMethods Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing webMethods Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

webMethods Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

webMethods Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing webMethods Developer within the UK.

webMethods Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

webMethods Developer
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 27 £413 -2.94%
East Midlands - 8 - -
Nottingham - 8 - -
Nottinghamshire - 8 - -
London -4 6 £550 -8.33%
West Midlands -4 4 £400 +23.07%
Telford - 3 £400 -
Shropshire - 3 £400 -
South East -18 2 £456 +14.06%
North West -23 2 £475 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £400 -
East of England - 2 £400 -
Cheltenham +8 1 £325 -3.70%
Gloucestershire 0 1 £325 -7.14%
Hampshire -5 1 £413 +37.50%
South West -11 1 £325 -7.14%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £335 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £335 -
Surrey - 1 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £335 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £500 -

webMethods Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, webMethods Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring webMethods Developer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) webMethods
2 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (48.89%) Middleware
4 17 (37.78%) Unix
5 15 (33.33%) DataPower
6 14 (31.11%) XML
7 13 (28.89%) Web Services
8 11 (24.44%) Java
8 11 (24.44%) Intel
9 9 (20.00%) WebSphere
9 9 (20.00%) SOA
10 8 (17.78%) Oracle
10 8 (17.78%) SOAP
10 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
10 8 (17.78%) REST
11 7 (15.56%) SQL
11 7 (15.56%) JMS
12 6 (13.33%) EAI
12 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
12 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy
12 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
12 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.33%) Apigee
13 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
13 5 (11.11%) JSON
13 5 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
13 5 (11.11%) Software AG
13 5 (11.11%) ITIL

webMethods Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
1 2 (4.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) CA Gen
1 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.22%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) git-flow
1 1 (2.22%) Hudson
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) Middleware
2 14 (31.11%) XML
3 13 (28.89%) Web Services
4 8 (17.78%) REST
4 8 (17.78%) SOAP
5 7 (15.56%) JMS
6 5 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (11.11%) JSON
7 4 (8.89%) HTML
7 4 (8.89%) XSL
8 3 (6.67%) J2EE
8 3 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (6.67%) WSDL
8 3 (6.67%) XSD
9 2 (4.44%) EDIFACT
9 2 (4.44%) JDBC
10 1 (2.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) DataPower
2 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Unix
2 2 (4.44%) AIX
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (4.44%) SUSE
2 2 (4.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) SOA
3 6 (13.33%) EAI
3 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) BPMN
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) BPEL
6 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) Shell Script
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) webMethods
2 11 (24.44%) Intel
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle
4 6 (13.33%) Apigee
5 5 (11.11%) Software AG
6 4 (8.89%) IBM
7 2 (4.44%) SAP
7 2 (4.44%) WSO2
8 1 (2.22%) BEA
8 1 (2.22%) Informatica
8 1 (2.22%) Pega
8 1 (2.22%) TIBCO