The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 67 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +4
Contract jobs citing Middleware 55 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.31% 1.24% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.75% 6.44% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 10
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £344 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £512 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +60.00%
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
468 497 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.68% 19.27% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 321 254
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 4
Median hourly rate £16.06 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.48% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £25.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +14 29 £525 +29.55% 2
Maidenhead +5 6 £615 +53.75% 1
Reading +4 3 £475 +5.55% 1
Newbury -7 2 - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 62 (65.96%) Linux
2 55 (58.51%) DevOps
3 52 (55.32%) IBM
4 38 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (40.43%) Jenkins
4 38 (40.43%) Ansible
5 37 (39.36%) Shell Script
6 36 (38.30%) Unix
6 36 (38.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (37.23%) Git (software)
8 34 (36.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 32 (34.04%) Private Cloud
10 31 (32.98%) Vagrant
10 31 (32.98%) Python
10 31 (32.98%) WebLogic
10 31 (32.98%) JMS
11 30 (31.91%) Tomcat
12 29 (30.85%) Configuration Management
13 28 (29.79%) RabbitMQ
13 28 (29.79%) WebSphere
14 27 (28.72%) Oracle
15 26 (27.66%) JSON
16 18 (19.15%) WebSphere Application Server
17 17 (18.09%) Java
17 17 (18.09%) High Availability
18 16 (17.02%) Migration
19 15 (15.96%) Oracle Fusion
19 15 (15.96%) Retail
20 13 (13.83%) Windows
21 12 (12.77%) SOAP

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 31 (32.98%) WebLogic
2 30 (31.91%) Tomcat
3 28 (29.79%) WebSphere
4 18 (19.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (9.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (6.38%) MQSeries
7 5 (5.32%) Tuxedo
8 3 (3.19%) Apache
9 2 (2.13%) JBoss
9 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.06%) CloudStack
10 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS Office
2 1 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.32%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.06%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.26%) HP Helion
3 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.19%) Boomi
4 2 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.06%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) HTTP
2 7 (7.45%) SSL
3 5 (5.32%) Firewall
4 4 (4.26%) HTTPS
4 4 (4.26%) LAN
4 4 (4.26%) WAN
5 3 (3.19%) DNS
5 3 (3.19%) SSH
6 2 (2.13%) FTP
6 2 (2.13%) SAN
6 2 (2.13%) VoIP
7 1 (1.06%) DVB
7 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.06%) LDAP
7 1 (1.06%) MPLS
7 1 (1.06%) Network Security
7 1 (1.06%) S/MIME
7 1 (1.06%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.13%) DB2
3 2 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (40.43%) Jenkins
2 35 (37.23%) Git (software)
3 34 (36.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 31 (32.98%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.06%) Introscope
6 1 (1.06%) Subversion
6 1 (1.06%) Toad
General
1 15 (15.96%) Retail
2 5 (5.32%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (38.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (25.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (23.40%) Architect
4 11 (11.70%) Oracle Architect
4 11 (11.70%) WebSphere Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Lead Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Middleware Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.32%) TIBCO Architect
7 5 (5.32%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (3.19%) Administrator
9 3 (3.19%) Designer
9 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Designer
9 3 (3.19%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (3.19%) WebCenter Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.98%) JMS
2 28 (29.79%) RabbitMQ
3 26 (27.66%) JSON
4 15 (15.96%) Oracle Fusion
5 12 (12.77%) J2EE
5 12 (12.77%) SOAP
6 11 (11.70%) WebCenter
7 6 (6.38%) XML
8 5 (5.32%) IBM Integration Bus
8 5 (5.32%) REST
8 5 (5.32%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (5.32%) Web Services
9 3 (3.19%) .NET
9 3 (3.19%) JDBC
9 3 (3.19%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (1.06%) Apache Flex
10 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.06%) EJB
10 1 (1.06%) LAMP
10 1 (1.06%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.04%) Private Cloud
2 10 (10.64%) Clustering
3 8 (8.51%) Virtual Team
4 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.32%) DataPower
6 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.26%) FMCG
7 3 (3.19%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.13%) User Experience
9 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.06%) IPTV
9 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (1.06%) PKI
9 1 (1.06%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 62 (65.96%) Linux
2 36 (38.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 36 (38.30%) Unix
3 13 (13.83%) Windows
4 2 (2.13%) AIX
4 2 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (1.06%) Android
5 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.06%) CentOS
5 1 (1.06%) Debian
5 1 (1.06%) Fedora
5 1 (1.06%) HPUX
5 1 (1.06%) SUSE
5 1 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (58.51%) DevOps
2 38 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (30.85%) Configuration Management
4 17 (18.09%) High Availability
5 16 (17.02%) Migration
6 12 (12.77%) SOA
7 11 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (10.64%) UML
9 9 (9.57%) Identity Access Management
9 9 (9.57%) Open Source
10 8 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
11 7 (7.45%) ITIL
12 6 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (5.32%) Project Management
13 5 (5.32%) TOGAF
13 5 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (4.26%) Service Management
14 4 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (39.36%) Shell Script
2 31 (32.98%) Python
3 17 (18.09%) Java
4 7 (7.45%) SQL
5 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.19%) Groovy
7 2 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (1.06%) C++
8 1 (1.06%) Jython
8 1 (1.06%) PHP
8 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.19%) vSphere
3 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.13%) KVM
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.06%) Docker
4 1 (1.06%) NFS
4 1 (1.06%) Postfix
4 1 (1.06%) qmail
4 1 (1.06%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.06%) Varnish
4 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.06%) Xen
4 1 (1.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (40.43%) Ansible
2 3 (3.19%) Puppet
3 1 (1.06%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.06%) Bacula
3 1 (1.06%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.06%) Cacti
3 1 (1.06%) cPanel
3 1 (1.06%) Grafana
3 1 (1.06%) Graphite
3 1 (1.06%) Kibana
3 1 (1.06%) logstash
3 1 (1.06%) Nagios
3 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.06%) Plesk
3 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (1.06%) Salt
3 1 (1.06%) SCOM
3 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (55.32%) IBM
2 27 (28.72%) Oracle
3 11 (11.70%) Endeca
4 9 (9.57%) FatWire
5 6 (6.38%) TIBCO
6 5 (5.32%) Axway
6 5 (5.32%) HP
6 5 (5.32%) VMware
7 3 (3.19%) CA
7 3 (3.19%) Dell
7 3 (3.19%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.13%) ATG
8 2 (2.13%) Concur
9 1 (1.06%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.06%) CommVault
9 1 (1.06%) Cramer
9 1 (1.06%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.06%) NetApp
9 1 (1.06%) Symantec
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
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