Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 18 January 2018 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - +56 -3
Contract jobs citing webMethods 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.19% - 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median daily rate £575 - -
South East median daily rate £450 £445 £475
% change year-on-year +1.12% -6.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 258 229 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 48.41% 48.83% 38.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 163 141
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £175 £185 £203
90th Percentile £525 £485 £475
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Kent median hourly rate £19.10 £12.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.13% -15.04% -25.99%
10th Percentile £9.06 £10.45 £10.87
90th Percentile £25.69 £18.68 £23.30
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £19.02
% change year-on-year +12.90% -18.49% +18.84%

webMethods
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing webMethods as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for webMethods in Kent

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for webMethods in Kent

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Sittingbourne - 1 £575 -
webMethods
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

webMethods
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle