Period
to 31 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 31 May 2020 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 > South East
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 322 286
Rank change year-on-year +129 -36 +22
Contract jobs citing webMethods 34 51 104
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 0.74% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 56
Median daily rate £475 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.43% +4.69% -20.00%
10th Percentile £418 £353 £355
90th Percentile £570 £630 £555
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -18.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,484 6,882 7,844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 49.15% 46.73% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,025 4,054 4,492
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £575
England median daily rate £451 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -3.01% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 313 307
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.80 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.00 £51.35 £47.50
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.10% +8.74% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing webMethods as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for webMethods in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing webMethods in the South East.

Daily rate trend for webMethods in the South East

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing webMethods in the South East over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for webMethods in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing webMethods in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for webMethods in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the South East region over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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
West Sussex +22 30 £475 +15.15%
Hampshire +71 3 £450 - 1
Thames Valley +69 1 - -
Berkshire +42 1 - -
webMethods
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing webMethods also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (64.71%) JIRA
1 22 (64.71%) Confluence
2 21 (61.76%) Data Modelling
2 21 (61.76%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (58.82%) Configuration Management
3 20 (58.82%) Problem Management
4 19 (55.88%) Test Strategy
5 18 (52.94%) Process Improvement
5 18 (52.94%) SAP
6 16 (47.06%) Java
7 15 (44.12%) Oracle
7 15 (44.12%) CRM
8 14 (41.18%) WebLogic
8 14 (41.18%) J2EE
8 14 (41.18%) PL/SQL
8 14 (41.18%) SQL
8 14 (41.18%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (41.18%) BEA
8 14 (41.18%) Scala
8 14 (41.18%) SAP PSCD
8 14 (41.18%) Bitbucket
8 14 (41.18%) DevOps
9 13 (38.24%) Revenue Management
10 10 (29.41%) Public Sector
11 8 (23.53%) SAP Portal
11 8 (23.53%) Workflow
11 8 (23.53%) ABAP
11 8 (23.53%) Adobe
12 7 (20.59%) ERP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (64.71%) Confluence
2 14 (41.18%) WebLogic
3 8 (23.53%) SAP Portal
4 1 (2.94%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 14 (41.18%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (20.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Apigee
1 1 (2.94%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (20.59%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (8.82%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) JIRA
2 14 (41.18%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.94%) PowerBuilder
General
1 10 (29.41%) Public Sector
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) General Ledger
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Scala Developer
3 8 (23.53%) ABAP Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Consultant
4 7 (20.59%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (20.59%) SAP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) webMethods Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Designer
6 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) webMethods Architect
6 1 (2.94%) webMethods Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) J2EE
2 7 (20.59%) SAP XI
2 7 (20.59%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Camel
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (61.76%) Data Modelling
3 20 (58.82%) Configuration Management
3 20 (58.82%) Problem Management
4 19 (55.88%) Test Strategy
5 18 (52.94%) Process Improvement
6 15 (44.12%) CRM
7 14 (41.18%) DevOps
8 13 (38.24%) Revenue Management
9 8 (23.53%) Workflow
10 7 (20.59%) Accounts Payable
10 7 (20.59%) Accounts Receivable
10 7 (20.59%) ERP
10 7 (20.59%) Master Data Management
10 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (8.82%) Microservices
11 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) PL/SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Scala
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) ABAP
4 6 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) CCA
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) SAP
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle
3 14 (41.18%) BEA
4 8 (23.53%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) Axway
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) Fiorano
5 1 (2.94%) Jitterbit
5 1 (2.94%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.94%) Talend
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO