Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 20 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 178 203
Rank change year-on-year -11 +25 +7
Contract jobs citing webMethods 14 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.27% 0.19% 0.084%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
East of England median daily rate £380 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -27.27%
England median daily rate £500 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - -

webMethods is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2268 2354 2757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.38% 49.10% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1224 1307 1508
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +9.22%
10th Percentile £197 £207 £203
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 284
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -
10th Percentile £10.46 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.05 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

webMethods
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing webMethods as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for webMethods in the East of England

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for webMethods in the East of England

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing webMethods in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for webMethods in the East of England

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -5 13 £380 +5.56%
Cambridgeshire -23 1 £338 -
webMethods
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 13 (92.86%) WebLogic
1 13 (92.86%) Unix
1 13 (92.86%) Solaris
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) JBoss
1 13 (92.86%) Middleware
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) J2EE
3 8 (57.14%) Apache
3 8 (57.14%) BEA
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 8 (57.14%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 5 (35.71%) Maven
5 5 (35.71%) Java SE
5 5 (35.71%) Java EE
5 5 (35.71%) XPath
5 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 5 (35.71%) SaaS
5 5 (35.71%) PaaS
5 5 (35.71%) Puppet
5 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (35.71%) REST
5 5 (35.71%) JSON
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) Kanban

webMethods
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (92.86%) JBoss
1 13 (92.86%) WebLogic
2 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 8 (57.14%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (35.71%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
1 5 (35.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
1 5 (35.71%) SSL
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Trainee
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Manual Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Messaging Architect
4 1 (7.14%) QA Manual Tester
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Middleware
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
3 5 (35.71%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (35.71%) Java EE
3 5 (35.71%) Java SE
3 5 (35.71%) JSON
3 5 (35.71%) JSON Schema
3 5 (35.71%) OAuth
3 5 (35.71%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) Spring Boot
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) WSDL
3 5 (35.71%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) Solaris
1 13 (92.86%) Unix
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
3 5 (35.71%) HPUX
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Kanban
2 5 (35.71%) Microservices
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) API Design
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (21.43%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) High Availability
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Sequence Diagram
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 5 (35.71%) Groovy
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Ansible
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) BEA
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 5 (35.71%) WSO2
4 2 (14.29%) HP