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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 106 110 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing Middleware 21 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.70% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 3.02% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 8
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£470 £415 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% +5.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £474
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 £36.40 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+61.77% -35.71%
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
545 596 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.90% 23.02% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 326 256
Average daily rate £364 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 19
Average hourly rate £34.00 £43.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £187.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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
Reading +8 6 £425 +9.32% 4
Slough -5 4 £500 +28.20%
Bracknell - 3 £330 -
Maidenhead - 1 £470 -
Newbury - - - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 22 (48.89%) Java
3 14 (31.11%) Oracle
3 14 (31.11%) SOAP
3 14 (31.11%) IBM
4 12 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 12 (26.67%) TOGAF
4 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (22.22%) WebSphere
5 10 (22.22%) HTML
6 9 (20.00%) Linux
6 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Modelling
7 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
7 8 (17.78%) C++
7 8 (17.78%) SQL
7 8 (17.78%) SAN
8 7 (15.56%) OO
8 7 (15.56%) JBoss
8 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
8 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (15.56%) QA
8 7 (15.56%) NAS
9 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
9 6 (13.33%) iSeries
9 6 (13.33%) Web Development
9 6 (13.33%) User Experience
9 6 (13.33%) REST

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 12 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 10 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 7 (15.56%) JBoss
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (6.67%) MQSeries
5 3 (6.67%) Apache
5 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (6.67%) JCAPS
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.22%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.22%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) SAN
2 7 (15.56%) NAS
3 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) HTTP
4 2 (4.44%) SSL
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) SSH
5 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.44%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (4.44%) DB2
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Architect
2 15 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Development Team Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) SAP BW Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) SOAP
2 10 (22.22%) HTML
3 9 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (13.33%) REST
4 6 (13.33%) Ajax
4 6 (13.33%) JSON
4 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (13.33%) XML
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (6.67%) Web Services
6 3 (6.67%) XSD
6 3 (6.67%) .NET
6 3 (6.67%) J2EE
6 3 (6.67%) WCF
7 2 (4.44%) Application Packaging
7 2 (4.44%) XSLT
8 1 (2.22%) EDI
8 1 (2.22%) CSS
8 1 (2.22%) MDX
8 1 (2.22%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (13.33%) iSeries
3 6 (13.33%) User Experience
3 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (4.44%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) PKI
6 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) AIX
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Solaris
5 1 (2.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) TOGAF
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Modelling
3 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
4 7 (15.56%) OO
4 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (13.33%) Web Development
5 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (11.11%) EAI
7 4 (8.89%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) ERP
8 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) SIEM
8 3 (6.67%) Coaching
9 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.44%) Line Management
9 2 (4.44%) Release Management
9 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) C++
2 8 (17.78%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.33%) Ruby
4 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.33%) Perl
4 6 (13.33%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
5 3 (6.67%) ABAP
6 2 (4.44%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) SAPscript
7 1 (2.22%) C
7 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CISSP
4 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
1 14 (31.11%) IBM
2 6 (13.33%) TIBCO
2 6 (13.33%) Hitachi
3 5 (11.11%) SAP
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.67%) Sun
4 3 (6.67%) HP
4 3 (6.67%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) EMC
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.22%) BMC
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) webMethods
Reading, Berkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rates paid weekly
Posted: 5 days ago