The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.54% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -44.44%
Middleware
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 20.00% 27.27% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 13
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £505 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix