The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 105 117 76
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -41
Contract jobs citing Middleware 22 14 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 0.54% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.22% 2.24% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £326 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £21.25 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+111.76% -41.37%
Middleware
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
521 626 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.53% 24.13% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 333 263
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 24
Average hourly rate £35.50 £43.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £187.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 7 £330 -
Slough -6 4 £445 +2.89% 1
Reading +15 1 £550 +67.93% 3
Maidenhead - 1 £470 - 1
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 14 (35.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) SOAP
3 12 (30.00%) TOGAF
3 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 10 (25.00%) Degree
4 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (25.00%) Oracle
4 10 (25.00%) IBM
5 9 (22.50%) TIBCO
5 9 (22.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
5 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Modelling
6 8 (20.00%) SAN
7 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
7 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) HTML
7 7 (17.50%) Linux
7 7 (17.50%) OO
7 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (17.50%) QA
7 7 (17.50%) NAS
7 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.50%) Banking
8 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (15.00%) iSeries
8 6 (15.00%) Web Development
8 6 (15.00%) JSON
8 6 (15.00%) Ruby

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 9 (22.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
3 4 (10.00%) JBoss
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.50%) JCAPS
6 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (2.50%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 1 (2.50%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.50%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) SAN
2 7 (17.50%) NAS
3 2 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.50%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (17.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Architect
2 17 (42.50%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Environment Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Middleware Architect
7 1 (2.50%) OBIEE Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.50%) SAP Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) SOAP
2 9 (22.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (17.50%) HTML
4 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.00%) JSON
4 6 (15.00%) Ajax
4 6 (15.00%) REST
5 4 (10.00%) XML
6 3 (7.50%) WCF
6 3 (7.50%) XSD
7 2 (5.00%) .NET
7 2 (5.00%) Web Services
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.50%) OpenID
8 1 (2.50%) HTML5
8 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.50%) CSS3
8 1 (2.50%) BAPI
8 1 (2.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) iSeries
2 6 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.00%) User Experience
3 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) HPUX
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Modelling
3 7 (17.50%) OO
3 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Web Development
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (10.00%) EAI
6 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) SIEM
7 3 (7.50%) Coaching
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) Ruby
3 6 (15.00%) Perl
3 6 (15.00%) C++
3 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (15.00%) Python
3 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.50%) ABAP
4 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
1 10 (25.00%) IBM
2 9 (22.50%) TIBCO
3 6 (15.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
Maidenhead
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £440.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago