Period
to 24 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 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
UK
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 714 627 636
Rank change year-on-year -87 +9 +53
Contract jobs citing webMethods 127 272 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 113 136
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £350 £315 £318
90th Percentile £525 £588 £609
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £465
% change year-on-year +17.65% -8.60% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
UK median hourly rate £40.00 - £42.00
UK excluding London 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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 41638 49033 50749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.79% 44.57% 44.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 25466 30054 29282
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £245 £219
90th Percentile £600 £582 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1425 1618 2194
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.26
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £44.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.36 £17.45 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.28% +2.65% +3.03%

webMethods
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for webMethods in the UK

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for webMethods in the UK

webMethods
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing webMethods over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for webMethods in the UK

webMethods
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for webMethods in the UK

webMethods
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing webMethods within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England -68 120 £498 +17.13% 9
UK excluding London -22 110 £500 +17.65% 7
South East +35 47 £494 +6.84% 3
Midlands -48 30 £500 +20.48% 1
West Midlands -5 21 £500 +20.48% 1
South West -3 15 £450 +5.88% 1
London -33 14 £475 +8.57% 2
East of England -13 9 £500 +36.99% 2
East Midlands -43 9 £400 -15.79%
North of England +63 4 £500 +11.11%
North East +60 3 £500 +49.25%
Scotland +31 3 £448 -28.40%
Wales - 2 £513 -
North West +23 1 £425 -8.11%

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for webMethods.

1 69 (54.33%) Java
2 57 (44.88%) XML
3 56 (44.09%) Unix
4 54 (42.52%) SQL
5 49 (38.58%) SOAP
6 45 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (34.65%) WebLogic
8 42 (33.07%) REST
9 41 (32.28%) Hibernate
10 40 (31.50%) J2EE
11 37 (29.13%) JBoss
11 37 (29.13%) Spring
12 36 (28.35%) JSON
12 36 (28.35%) JUnit
12 36 (28.35%) Puppet
12 36 (28.35%) Microservices
13 35 (27.56%) J2SE
13 35 (27.56%) Eclipse
14 33 (25.98%) DevOps
15 32 (25.20%) Apache
15 32 (25.20%) HTML
16 30 (23.62%) Oracle
16 30 (23.62%) EJB
16 30 (23.62%) CSS
16 30 (23.62%) Linux
16 30 (23.62%) IntelliJ
16 30 (23.62%) Selenium
16 30 (23.62%) Play Framework
16 30 (23.62%) Docker
16 30 (23.62%) MongoDB

webMethods
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 44 (34.65%) WebLogic
2 37 (29.13%) JBoss
3 32 (25.20%) Apache
4 9 (7.09%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.30%) nginx
6 7 (5.51%) SAS
7 6 (4.72%) Mule
8 4 (3.15%) Apache Spark
8 4 (3.15%) ArcGIS
8 4 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.57%) Confluence
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.79%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.79%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.79%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.79%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) SAP PSCD
2 8 (6.30%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.36%) Maximo
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.57%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.79%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) GitHub
1 8 (6.30%) Google Analytics
1 8 (6.30%) SaaS
2 6 (4.72%) IaaS
2 6 (4.72%) PaaS
3 5 (3.94%) IBM Blueworks
4 4 (3.15%) Taleo
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.79%) Boomi
5 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.69%) HTTP
2 21 (16.54%) SSL
3 20 (15.75%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.15%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.57%) Firewall
6 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.62%) MongoDB
2 14 (11.02%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.66%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (7.87%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.30%) SAP BW
5 8 (6.30%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (5.51%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.72%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.94%) Oracle OWB
8 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.15%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.15%) Pentaho
10 3 (2.36%) Big Data
10 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (28.35%) JUnit
2 35 (27.56%) Eclipse
3 30 (23.62%) Git (software)
3 30 (23.62%) IntelliJ
3 30 (23.62%) Selenium
4 14 (11.02%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.30%) Ant
5 8 (6.30%) Cucumber
5 8 (6.30%) Gatling
5 8 (6.30%) Grunt
5 8 (6.30%) gulp
5 8 (6.30%) Karma Test Runner
5 8 (6.30%) Sublime Text
6 6 (4.72%) ClearCase
6 6 (4.72%) Maven
7 5 (3.94%) SoapUI
7 5 (3.94%) Subversion
8 3 (2.36%) CA Gen
8 3 (2.36%) ClearQuest
9 2 (1.57%) JIRA
General
1 17 (13.39%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Retail
3 10 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.09%) Banking
5 8 (6.30%) General Ledger
6 6 (4.72%) Marketing
7 5 (3.94%) Back Office
8 3 (2.36%) Electronics
8 3 (2.36%) Front Office
9 1 (0.79%) Advertising
9 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (38.58%) Developer
2 34 (26.77%) Architect
3 29 (22.83%) Scala Developer
4 21 (16.54%) Java Developer
5 17 (13.39%) Consultant
6 16 (12.60%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (11.81%) Java Scala Developer
8 10 (7.87%) Technical Architect
9 9 (7.09%) Lead Architect
10 8 (6.30%) Analyst
10 8 (6.30%) SAP Consultant
10 8 (6.30%) webMethods Consultant
11 7 (5.51%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.51%) webMethods Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Analyst Programmer
12 6 (4.72%) Integration Architect
12 6 (4.72%) Java Analyst Programmer
12 6 (4.72%) Java Programmer
12 6 (4.72%) Programmer
12 6 (4.72%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (44.88%) XML
2 49 (38.58%) SOAP
3 42 (33.07%) REST
4 41 (32.28%) Hibernate
5 40 (31.50%) J2EE
6 37 (29.13%) Spring
7 36 (28.35%) JSON
8 35 (27.56%) J2SE
9 32 (25.20%) HTML
10 30 (23.62%) CSS
10 30 (23.62%) EJB
10 30 (23.62%) HTML5
10 30 (23.62%) Play Framework
11 22 (17.32%) Web Services
12 17 (13.39%) Middleware
13 13 (10.24%) jQuery
14 8 (6.30%) JDBC
14 8 (6.30%) SAP XI
14 8 (6.30%) Servlets
14 8 (6.30%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.94%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.94%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.36%) PKI
5 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.57%) Life Science
6 1 (0.79%) DataPower
6 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 56 (44.09%) Unix
2 30 (23.62%) Linux
3 29 (22.83%) Windows
4 8 (6.30%) AIX
4 8 (6.30%) Ubuntu
5 7 (5.51%) Solaris
6 6 (4.72%) HPUX
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.79%) SUSE
7 1 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (28.35%) Microservices
3 33 (25.98%) DevOps
4 30 (23.62%) Open Source
5 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (18.11%) Configuration Management
7 21 (16.54%) SOA
8 16 (12.60%) Analytics
9 14 (11.02%) Test Automation
10 13 (10.24%) ERP
11 11 (8.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (8.66%) OO
12 10 (7.87%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (7.09%) CRM
13 9 (7.09%) Revenue Management
13 9 (7.09%) TDD
14 8 (6.30%) ITIL
14 8 (6.30%) Master Data Management
14 8 (6.30%) Process Improvement
14 8 (6.30%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 69 (54.33%) Java
2 54 (42.52%) SQL
3 30 (23.62%) Scala
4 24 (18.90%) C#
5 16 (12.60%) Shell Script
6 15 (11.81%) JavaScript
7 14 (11.02%) Groovy
7 14 (11.02%) Perl
7 14 (11.02%) Python
8 13 (10.24%) Ruby
9 12 (9.45%) PL/SQL
10 8 (6.30%) C
10 8 (6.30%) Haskell
11 7 (5.51%) XPath
12 5 (3.94%) VB
13 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.79%) ABAP
14 1 (0.79%) C++
14 1 (0.79%) PHP
14 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.09%) Degree
1 9 (7.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.30%) CCA
3 7 (5.51%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.36%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.57%) ISEB
5 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) GPG13
3 2 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (23.62%) Docker
2 4 (3.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 36 (28.35%) Puppet
2 8 (6.30%) Grafana
2 8 (6.30%) Kibana
3 6 (4.72%) Ansible
3 6 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.15%) vRealize
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (23.62%) Oracle
2 20 (15.75%) SAP
3 17 (13.39%) Adobe
4 16 (12.60%) Software AG
5 10 (7.87%) IBM
6 8 (6.30%) BEA
6 8 (6.30%) Google
6 8 (6.30%) Pega
7 7 (5.51%) Informatica
7 7 (5.51%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.51%) Sybase
7 7 (5.51%) WSO2
8 5 (3.94%) HP
8 5 (3.94%) Infragistics
8 5 (3.94%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.15%) Cisco
9 4 (3.15%) Cloudera
9 4 (3.15%) ESRI
9 4 (3.15%) Saba
9 4 (3.15%) VMware
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