The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 March 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 / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 393 387 348
Rank change year-on-year -6 -39  
Contract jobs citing webMethods 9 39 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.046% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.42% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 23 42
Median daily rate £550 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £375 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8213 9178 9590
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 42.13% 41.15% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5508 6131 6207
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 130 207
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.34 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +14.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

webMethods
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for webMethods in London

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing webMethods in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for webMethods in London

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the London region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
City of London -7 5 - -
webMethods
England

webMethods
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 8 (53.33%) Unix
1 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) Sybase
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 4 (26.67%) Infragistics
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (26.67%) VB
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) SOA
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 4 (26.67%) Office Automation
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Ruby
5 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (26.67%) NHibernate
6 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) Waterfall

webMethods
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.67%) Pentaho
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) CA Gen
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Front Office
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) C# Programmer
1 5 (33.33%) Java Analyst Programmer
1 5 (33.33%) Java Programmer
1 5 (33.33%) Programmer
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Programmer
2 4 (26.67%) Integration Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) VB Analyst Programmer
3 3 (20.00%) VB Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) C Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (26.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) EDIFACT
3 1 (6.67%) Java EE
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) XSD
3 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (6.67%) SUSE
3 1 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Office Automation
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) EAI
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) B2B
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Lineage
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Shell Script
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Sybase
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Infragistics
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Software AG
4 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (6.67%) BEA
5 1 (6.67%) Informatica
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
5 1 (6.67%) Pega
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) SEEBURGER
5 1 (6.67%) Terracotta