The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
webMethods
UK
Rank 533 505 470
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -35
Contract jobs citing webMethods 58 131 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.59% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 46 83
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20244 22187 23474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.48% 43.33% 45.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12562 13276 13436
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 733 837 949
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £55.00 £44.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing webMethods as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in the UK

webMethods
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing webMethods within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

webMethods Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

webMethods
Hourly Rate Trend

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

webMethods Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

webMethods
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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 -52 55 £450 -5.26% 8
South East +19 22 £512 +22.14% 2
West Sussex -6 14 £512 - 1
South West +5 12 £450 -14.28%
Worthing -4 11 £512 - 1
East of England - 7 £400 - 2
Berkshire +19 6 £350 -26.31%
Gloucestershire +3 5 - -
Bracknell +5 4 - -
East Midlands +1 4 - -
London -9 4 £638 +21.42% 1
Essex - 4 £500 - 1
Bristol - 4 £450 -
Nottinghamshire +5 3 - -
Nottingham +4 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 £350 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £350 - 1
Aberdeen - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - - 2
North West +25 2 £360 -24.21% 1
Hampshire +2 2 £588 +49.20% 1
West Midlands -48 2 £488 +1.29% 1
Liverpool - 2 £360 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £360 - 1
Midlands -1 1 - -
Telford -2 1 £500 -4.76% 1
City of London -3 1 - - 1
Andover -3 1 £725 - 1
Shropshire -11 1 £500 -4.76% 1
Portsmouth - 1 £450 -

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 with a requirement for webMethods.

1 65 (47.79%) Oracle
2 57 (41.91%) Unix
3 54 (39.71%) Java
4 48 (35.29%) SQL
5 42 (30.88%) XML
6 37 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (25.00%) SAP
8 30 (22.06%) WebLogic
9 27 (19.85%) Shell Script
10 26 (19.12%) J2EE
10 26 (19.12%) Finance
10 26 (19.12%) Process Improvement
11 25 (18.38%) Test Strategy
12 24 (17.65%) Waterfall
13 23 (16.91%) SOAP
13 23 (16.91%) RUP
13 23 (16.91%) ERP
13 23 (16.91%) Middleware
13 23 (16.91%) BusinessObjects
14 22 (16.18%) Pega
15 21 (15.44%) SAP PSCD
15 21 (15.44%) Revenue Management
15 21 (15.44%) SAP Data Services
15 21 (15.44%) SOA
15 21 (15.44%) CRM
15 21 (15.44%) Windows
16 20 (14.71%) OO
16 20 (14.71%) PL/SQL
16 20 (14.71%) Software AG
17 19 (13.97%) Configuration Management

webMethods
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 30 (22.06%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.88%) JBoss
3 7 (5.15%) Confluence
4 6 (4.41%) Apache
4 6 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.94%) ArcGIS
5 4 (2.94%) nginx
5 4 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.94%) SAP Portal
5 4 (2.94%) SAS
6 2 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (2.21%) AutoCAD
1 3 (2.21%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.21%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 21 (15.44%) SAP PSCD
2 18 (13.24%) SAP ERP
3 6 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (3.68%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (2.21%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (2.21%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (2.21%) Teamcenter
7 2 (1.47%) SAP FI
7 2 (1.47%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.74%) Maximo
8 1 (0.74%) SAP GTS
8 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) GitHub
1 4 (2.94%) Google Analytics
1 4 (2.94%) IBM Blueworks
1 4 (2.94%) Taleo
2 3 (2.21%) SaaS
3 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.56%) SSL
2 7 (5.15%) DNS
2 7 (5.15%) Firewall
3 5 (3.68%) HTTP
3 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.91%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (15.44%) SAP Data Services
3 17 (12.50%) SAP BW
4 6 (4.41%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (2.94%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 12 (8.82%) CA Gen
2 9 (6.62%) Eclipse
2 9 (6.62%) JIRA
3 8 (5.88%) JUnit
4 7 (5.15%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.41%) IntelliJ
5 6 (4.41%) Selenium
6 5 (3.68%) PVCS
6 5 (3.68%) Toad
7 4 (2.94%) Ant
7 4 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.94%) Gatling
7 4 (2.94%) Grunt
7 4 (2.94%) gulp
7 4 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (2.94%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.94%) Sublime Text
8 3 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 26 (19.12%) Finance
2 19 (13.97%) Retail
3 17 (12.50%) General Ledger
3 17 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.62%) Back Office
5 7 (5.15%) Banking
6 5 (3.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (33.82%) Developer
2 31 (22.79%) Architect
3 16 (11.76%) Consultant
3 16 (11.76%) Integration Architect
3 16 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (11.03%) webMethods Developer
5 13 (9.56%) Analyst
6 12 (8.82%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (5.15%) Lead Architect
7 7 (5.15%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.15%) Test Manager
8 6 (4.41%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Scala Developer
9 5 (3.68%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.68%) webMethods Architect
10 4 (2.94%) ABAP Developer
10 4 (2.94%) ETL Developer
10 4 (2.94%) Oracle Analyst
10 4 (2.94%) SAP Developer
10 4 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.88%) XML
2 26 (19.12%) J2EE
3 23 (16.91%) Middleware
3 23 (16.91%) SOAP
4 19 (13.97%) Web Services
5 17 (12.50%) SAP XI
6 15 (11.03%) REST
7 12 (8.82%) HTML
8 11 (8.09%) JSON
9 10 (7.35%) RESTful
10 9 (6.62%) jQuery
11 8 (5.88%) Spring
12 7 (5.15%) EDIFACT
13 6 (4.41%) CSS
13 6 (4.41%) EJB
13 6 (4.41%) Hibernate
13 6 (4.41%) HTML5
13 6 (4.41%) J2SE
13 6 (4.41%) XSL
13 6 (4.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.15%) DataPower
2 6 (4.41%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.94%) Life Science
4 3 (2.21%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.21%) PKI
4 3 (2.21%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (41.91%) Unix
2 21 (15.44%) Windows
3 18 (13.24%) Linux
4 13 (9.56%) AIX
5 7 (5.15%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (5.15%) SUSE
5 7 (5.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.74%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (19.12%) Process Improvement
3 25 (18.38%) Test Strategy
4 24 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 23 (16.91%) ERP
5 23 (16.91%) RUP
6 21 (15.44%) CRM
6 21 (15.44%) Revenue Management
6 21 (15.44%) SOA
7 20 (14.71%) OO
8 19 (13.97%) Configuration Management
8 19 (13.97%) Data Management
8 19 (13.97%) Problem Management
9 17 (12.50%) Master Data Management
10 16 (11.76%) Test Management
11 13 (9.56%) Data Modelling
11 13 (9.56%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (9.56%) ITIL
12 12 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (8.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.71%) Java
2 48 (35.29%) SQL
3 27 (19.85%) Shell Script
4 20 (14.71%) PL/SQL
5 14 (10.29%) Perl
6 11 (8.09%) JavaScript
7 9 (6.62%) C#
8 7 (5.15%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.15%) COBOL
9 6 (4.41%) C
9 6 (4.41%) Scala
10 5 (3.68%) Python
11 4 (2.94%) ABAP
11 4 (2.94%) Groovy
11 4 (2.94%) Haskell
11 4 (2.94%) Ruby
12 3 (2.21%) C++
12 3 (2.21%) Tcl
12 3 (2.21%) XPath
13 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) CCA
2 12 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.68%) ISEB
4 5 (3.68%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.21%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.47%) Degree
6 2 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.74%) AAT
7 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) GPG13
1 3 (2.21%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.41%) Docker
2 4 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Puppet
2 4 (2.94%) Grafana
2 4 (2.94%) Kibana
2 4 (2.94%) vRealize
3 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (47.79%) Oracle
2 34 (25.00%) SAP
3 22 (16.18%) Pega
4 20 (14.71%) Software AG
5 15 (11.03%) Informatica
6 13 (9.56%) IBM
7 11 (8.09%) BEA
7 11 (8.09%) Microsoft
8 8 (5.88%) Adobe
8 8 (5.88%) TIBCO
9 6 (4.41%) Ab Initio
10 4 (2.94%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.94%) ArcSight
10 4 (2.94%) Cisco
10 4 (2.94%) ESRI
10 4 (2.94%) Google
10 4 (2.94%) HP
10 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.94%) VMware
11 3 (2.21%) CheckPoint
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