Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 311 262 305
Rank change year-on-year -49 +43 +38
Contract jobs citing webMethods 65 110 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.66% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.41% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 65 17
South East median daily rate £413 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% -13.16%
10th Percentile £210 £354 £350
90th Percentile £565 £613 £577
England median daily rate £419 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -1.47% -5.56% +1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £41.00 -

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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,272 7,790 7,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.48% 46.84% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,218 4,447 4,206
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +5.85% +2.95%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 306 290 396
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.49 £9.31
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.14 £47.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%

webMethods
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for webMethods in the South East

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for webMethods in the South East

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing webMethods in the South East over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for webMethods in the South East

webMethods
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for webMethods in the South East

webMethods
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 19 March 2019. 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 +21 47 £427 -28.83% 2
Thames Valley -8 15 £227 -43.31%
Buckinghamshire +30 8 £220 -32.31%
Berkshire -41 7 £676 +69.00%
East Sussex -18 2 - -
Hampshire -46 1 - -
webMethods
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 46 (70.77%) Java
1 46 (70.77%) SQL
2 39 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 33 (50.77%) Oracle
3 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (47.69%) Windows
5 30 (46.15%) J2EE
6 29 (44.62%) XML
7 25 (38.46%) SAP
7 25 (38.46%) Unix
7 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 23 (35.38%) Configuration Management
8 23 (35.38%) JIRA
8 23 (35.38%) DevOps
9 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
9 18 (27.69%) JUnit
10 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
11 16 (24.62%) HTML
11 16 (24.62%) JBoss
11 16 (24.62%) Apache
11 16 (24.62%) EJB
11 16 (24.62%) CSS
11 16 (24.62%) SOAP
11 16 (24.62%) J2SE
11 16 (24.62%) CRM
11 16 (24.62%) Eclipse
11 16 (24.62%) IntelliJ
11 16 (24.62%) Selenium
11 16 (24.62%) Spring
11 16 (24.62%) Hibernate

webMethods
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 39 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 16 (24.62%) Apache
2 16 (24.62%) JBoss
3 13 (20.00%) Confluence
4 11 (16.92%) nginx
4 11 (16.92%) Tomcat
5 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (6.15%) SAP Portal
7 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) SAP PSCD
2 5 (7.69%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.54%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.54%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) GitHub
1 11 (16.92%) Google Analytics
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.69%) TestFlight
4 4 (6.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (6.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) HTTP
1 12 (18.46%) SSL
1 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (24.62%) MongoDB
3 11 (16.92%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.77%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (3.08%) DB2
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) JIRA
2 18 (27.69%) Git (software)
2 18 (27.69%) JUnit
3 16 (24.62%) Eclipse
3 16 (24.62%) IntelliJ
3 16 (24.62%) Selenium
4 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (18.46%) Bitbucket
6 11 (16.92%) Ant
6 11 (16.92%) Cucumber
6 11 (16.92%) Gatling
6 11 (16.92%) Grunt
6 11 (16.92%) gulp
6 11 (16.92%) Karma Test Runner
6 11 (16.92%) Sublime Text
7 10 (15.38%) Toad
8 5 (7.69%) CocoaPods
8 5 (7.69%) fastlane
8 5 (7.69%) TeamCity
8 5 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 5 (7.69%) Finance
1 5 (7.69%) General Ledger
1 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) German Language
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Consultant
4 9 (13.85%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) SAP Test Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) iOS Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) ABAP Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Architect
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Developer
7 4 (6.15%) SAP PI Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Architect
8 3 (4.62%) SAP PI Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) J2EE
2 29 (44.62%) XML
3 16 (24.62%) CSS
3 16 (24.62%) EJB
3 16 (24.62%) Hibernate
3 16 (24.62%) HTML
3 16 (24.62%) HTML5
3 16 (24.62%) J2SE
3 16 (24.62%) JSON
3 16 (24.62%) Play Framework
3 16 (24.62%) REST
3 16 (24.62%) SOAP
3 16 (24.62%) Spring
4 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
4 11 (16.92%) Gherkin
4 11 (16.92%) jQuery
4 11 (16.92%) Node.js
4 11 (16.92%) Servlets
5 10 (15.38%) .NET
5 10 (15.38%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) Windows
2 25 (38.46%) Unix
3 12 (18.46%) Linux
4 11 (16.92%) Ubuntu
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (35.38%) Configuration Management
2 23 (35.38%) DevOps
3 16 (24.62%) CRM
3 16 (24.62%) Microservices
3 16 (24.62%) Test Strategy
4 14 (21.54%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (20.00%) Open Source
6 12 (18.46%) Process Improvement
6 12 (18.46%) Test Automation
7 11 (16.92%) Analytics
7 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (16.92%) Lean Software Development
7 11 (16.92%) Problem Management
8 10 (15.38%) OO
8 10 (15.38%) Web Development
9 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (13.85%) Customer Requirements
9 9 (13.85%) Data Modelling
9 9 (13.85%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (70.77%) Java
1 46 (70.77%) SQL
2 16 (24.62%) Scala
3 14 (21.54%) C#
4 11 (16.92%) Groovy
4 11 (16.92%) Haskell
4 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.92%) Perl
4 11 (16.92%) Python
4 11 (16.92%) Ruby
5 10 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 10 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 9 (13.85%) ABAP
7 5 (7.69%) Apple Swift
7 5 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.62%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (18.46%) ISEB
2 12 (18.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.69%) CCA
4 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (24.62%) Docker
2 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) Puppet
2 11 (16.92%) Grafana
2 11 (16.92%) Kibana
3 5 (7.69%) OVSD
4 2 (3.08%) Ansible
5 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Oracle
2 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 25 (38.46%) SAP
3 11 (16.92%) Google
4 10 (15.38%) BEA
5 9 (13.85%) Adobe
6 5 (7.69%) HP
7 3 (4.62%) IBM
8 1 (1.54%) Software AG
8 1 (1.54%) Sony