The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
webMethods
Rank 102 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing webMethods 23 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 0.84% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Average daily rate
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£575 £458 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.68% +30.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
- -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1339 1186 856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.32% 50.73% 50.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 565 361
Average daily rate £360 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 77 107
Average hourly rate £23.50 £16.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.87% -18.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

webMethods
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

webMethods Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

webMethods
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

webMethods Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

webMethods
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing webMethods across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

webMethods Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
Shropshire +2 12 £465 +1.63%
Birmingham -5 2 - -
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 41 (71.93%) Oracle
2 39 (68.42%) SQL
3 37 (64.91%) UNIX
4 30 (52.63%) Java
5 25 (43.86%) PL/SQL
6 22 (38.60%) WebLogic
7 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (33.33%) Informatica
8 19 (33.33%) J2EE
9 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (29.82%) Waterfall
10 16 (28.07%) Pega
10 16 (28.07%) Test Strategy
10 16 (28.07%) XML
10 16 (28.07%) Perl
10 16 (28.07%) Shell Script
11 15 (26.32%) RUP
11 15 (26.32%) Data Modelling
12 14 (24.56%) BEA
13 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
14 10 (17.54%) IBM
14 10 (17.54%) WSDL
14 10 (17.54%) SOA
14 10 (17.54%) XSD
14 10 (17.54%) Windows
14 10 (17.54%) SOAP
14 10 (17.54%) EAI
14 10 (17.54%) TIBCO
14 10 (17.54%) Middleware
14 10 (17.54%) REST

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 22 (38.60%) WebLogic
2 9 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.75%) CA Gen
2 1 (1.75%) Toad
General
1 3 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) webMethods Developer
3 12 (21.05%) Architect
4 10 (17.54%) Integration Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.75%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Consultant
9 1 (1.75%) webMethods Consultant
9 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Software Programmer
9 1 (1.75%) SCCM Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Hadoop Developer
9 1 (1.75%) AWS Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Programmer
9 1 (1.75%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) J2EE
2 16 (28.07%) XML
3 10 (17.54%) XSD
3 10 (17.54%) WSDL
3 10 (17.54%) SOAP
3 10 (17.54%) Middleware
3 10 (17.54%) REST
4 9 (15.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 9 (15.79%) SAX
5 4 (7.02%) .NET
6 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) DataPower
2 6 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) FMCG
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) UNIX
2 10 (17.54%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (29.82%) Waterfall
3 16 (28.07%) Test Strategy
4 15 (26.32%) RUP
4 15 (26.32%) Data Modelling
5 10 (17.54%) SOA
5 10 (17.54%) EAI
6 9 (15.79%) Use Case
6 9 (15.79%) Integration Testing
7 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.77%) OO
9 4 (7.02%) Time Management
10 2 (3.51%) Logistics
10 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.51%) Scrum
11 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.75%) Change Management
11 1 (1.75%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) SQL
2 30 (52.63%) Java
3 25 (43.86%) PL/SQL
4 16 (28.07%) Perl
4 16 (28.07%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.02%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) CA LISA
2 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (71.93%) Oracle
2 19 (33.33%) Informatica
3 16 (28.07%) Pega
4 14 (24.56%) BEA
5 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
6 10 (17.54%) IBM
6 10 (17.54%) TIBCO
7 9 (15.79%) Green Hat
7 9 (15.79%) Solace
8 8 (14.04%) Business Objects
9 2 (3.51%) RedPrairie
9 2 (3.51%) WSO2
10 1 (1.75%) Software AG
10 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
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