The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for knowledge and experience of webMethods products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited webMethods over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

webMethods
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing webMethods 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.95% - -
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £415 £450
% change year-on-year +20.48% -7.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00

webMethods is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 138 150 184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 43.81% 38.36% 50.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 89 120
Median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 16
Median hourly rate £12.20 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.25% -12.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.81 £57.50 £38.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

webMethods
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing webMethods as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for webMethods in Cambridge

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for webMethods in Cambridge

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing webMethods in Cambridge over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for webMethods in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (60.00%) Life Science
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) JMS
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle