Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 July 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 > South West
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 187 211
Rank change year-on-year +1 +24 -9
Contract jobs citing webMethods 15 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.31% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.74% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -8.20%
England median daily rate £498 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.13% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2288 2563 2512
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.72% 42.48% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 1606 1485
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £213 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 135 181
South West median hourly rate £39.25 £25.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.00% +23.85% +10.60%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.73 £55.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

webMethods
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for webMethods in the South West

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for webMethods in the South West

webMethods
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Gloucestershire -1 7 £388 +19.23%
Bristol - 5 £450 -
webMethods
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South West region with a requirement for webMethods.

1 12 (80.00%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) Retail
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Back Office
5 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 5 (33.33%) Process Management
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) JDBC
5 5 (33.33%) SOAP
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) DOM
5 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (33.33%) SOA
5 5 (33.33%) HTTP
5 5 (33.33%) IBM
5 5 (33.33%) Pega
5 5 (33.33%) Dojo
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) QMS
5 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (33.33%) Marketing
5 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (33.33%) IBM Blueworks

webMethods
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (20.00%) ArcGIS
1 3 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) Back Office
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) webMethods Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) BPM Designer
4 4 (26.67%) Designer
4 4 (26.67%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (20.00%) Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
6 2 (13.33%) webMethods Developer
7 1 (6.67%) BPM Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) Dojo
2 5 (33.33%) DOM
2 5 (33.33%) JDBC
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Cognitive Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 5 (33.33%) Process Management
1 5 (33.33%) QMS
1 5 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 5 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
1 5 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Adaptive Security
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (20.00%) SIEM
2 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
1 5 (33.33%) Pega
2 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 3 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) ESRI
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) Software AG
2 3 (20.00%) VMware