The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 26 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Middleware 11 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.72% 9.61% 2.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.58% 28.21% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -14.48%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 78 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.76% 34.06% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 21
Average daily rate £350 £370 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £313 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Middleware across the Basingstoke region.

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Basingstoke region.

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
4 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (25.00%) OpenShift
5 4 (25.00%) Ruby
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
7 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (12.50%) Jenkins

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) SSH
1 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) Checkstyle
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
1 2 (12.50%) NetBeans
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) AIX
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) RUP
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
3 1 (6.25%) BPR
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Ruby
2 4 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP
5 1 (6.25%) GCIA
5 1 (6.25%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) COSO
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Hitachi
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee