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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 83 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +3
Contract jobs citing Middleware 45 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.80% 1.10% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.20% 5.10% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 13
Average daily rate £450 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £424 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £571 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £395
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
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
489 608 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.58% 21.53% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 376 313
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 2
Average hourly rate £10.75 £35.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.93% +74.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 17 £450 +9.63% 6
Reading -8 14 £413 -2.94% 2
Slough - 2 £425 - 2
Newbury +6 1 - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 44 (66.67%) Linux
2 28 (42.42%) IBM
3 27 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (37.88%) DevOps
5 24 (36.36%) Unix
6 20 (30.30%) Oracle
6 20 (30.30%) Migration
7 19 (28.79%) Jenkins
7 19 (28.79%) Ansible
7 19 (28.79%) WebLogic
8 18 (27.27%) SQL
8 18 (27.27%) Windows
8 18 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 17 (25.76%) WebSphere
9 17 (25.76%) Sonatype Nexus
10 16 (24.24%) Private Cloud
10 16 (24.24%) Python
11 15 (22.73%) JMS
11 15 (22.73%) Tomcat
11 15 (22.73%) Shell Script
12 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
12 14 (21.21%) Vagrant
12 14 (21.21%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (19.70%) ITIL
13 13 (19.70%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
14 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (18.18%) vSphere
14 12 (18.18%) JSON

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (28.79%) WebLogic
2 17 (25.76%) WebSphere
3 15 (22.73%) Tomcat
4 13 (19.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.55%) Apache
5 3 (4.55%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.03%) JBoss
6 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.52%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.52%) IIS
7 1 (1.52%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (1.52%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.06%) HP Helion
4 3 (4.55%) Boomi
5 2 (3.03%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.52%) CloudBees
6 1 (1.52%) Force.com
6 1 (1.52%) PaaS
6 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) Firewall
2 10 (15.15%) HTTP
2 10 (15.15%) LAN
2 10 (15.15%) WAN
3 7 (10.61%) SSL
4 5 (7.58%) FTP
4 5 (7.58%) HTTPS
5 3 (4.55%) SSH
6 2 (3.03%) DNS
7 1 (1.52%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.52%) DVB
7 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.52%) LDAP
7 1 (1.52%) NAS
7 1 (1.52%) Network Security
7 1 (1.52%) S/MIME
7 1 (1.52%) SAN
7 1 (1.52%) VoIP
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.03%) DB2
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (28.79%) Jenkins
2 18 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 17 (25.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (21.21%) Vagrant
5 4 (6.06%) Introscope
5 4 (6.06%) Toad
6 3 (4.55%) JProfiler
6 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.03%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (1.52%) Ant
8 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.52%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.64%) Retail
2 8 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Architect
5 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Cloud Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Designer
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (4.55%) Integration Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) JMS
2 14 (21.21%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (18.18%) JSON
4 10 (15.15%) SOAP
5 6 (9.09%) REST
5 6 (9.09%) Web Services
5 6 (9.09%) XML
6 4 (6.06%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (6.06%) JDBC
6 4 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (4.55%) .NET
7 3 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.52%) SAP XI
9 1 (1.52%) Spring
9 1 (1.52%) Visualforce
9 1 (1.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Private Cloud
2 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.09%) Clustering
4 5 (7.58%) DataPower
5 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
6 3 (4.55%) FMCG
7 2 (3.03%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.52%) DTV
8 1 (1.52%) IPTV
8 1 (1.52%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.52%) PKI
8 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.52%) User Experience
8 1 (1.52%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 44 (66.67%) Linux
2 27 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (36.36%) Unix
4 18 (27.27%) Windows
5 11 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.58%) Solaris
8 2 (3.03%) AIX
9 1 (1.52%) CentOS
9 1 (1.52%) Debian
9 1 (1.52%) Fedora
9 1 (1.52%) HPUX
9 1 (1.52%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (1.52%) SUSE
9 1 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.52%) VxWorks
9 1 (1.52%) Windows CE
9 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) DevOps
2 20 (30.30%) Migration
3 18 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (21.21%) Configuration Management
5 13 (19.70%) ITIL
6 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.58%) Information Security
8 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.06%) High Availability
9 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.06%) Presales
9 4 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.06%) Time Management
9 4 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) SQL
2 16 (24.24%) Python
3 15 (22.73%) Shell Script
4 10 (15.15%) Java
4 10 (15.15%) PowerShell
4 10 (15.15%) Ruby
5 5 (7.58%) C++
6 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.55%) Groovy
7 3 (4.55%) VB
8 2 (3.03%) C#
9 1 (1.52%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) Jython
9 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) MCSA
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) ISEB
2 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 12 (18.18%) vSphere
2 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.03%) KVM
5 1 (1.52%) Docker
5 1 (1.52%) NFS
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.52%) Postfix
5 1 (1.52%) qmail
5 1 (1.52%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.52%) Varnish
5 1 (1.52%) vCloud
5 1 (1.52%) Xen
5 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) Ansible
2 12 (18.18%) Puppet
3 11 (16.67%) SCOM
4 10 (15.15%) SCCM
4 10 (15.15%) SCVMM
4 10 (15.15%) Windows Intune
5 3 (4.55%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (4.55%) MOM
5 3 (4.55%) nmon
6 2 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.52%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.52%) Cacti
7 1 (1.52%) Kibana
7 1 (1.52%) Nagios
7 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.52%) Plesk
7 1 (1.52%) Salt
7 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) IBM
2 20 (30.30%) Oracle
3 11 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 11 (16.67%) VMware
4 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.15%) RightScale
5 7 (10.61%) CA
6 6 (9.09%) HP
7 3 (4.55%) Dell
7 3 (4.55%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.03%) Axway
8 2 (3.03%) BMC
8 2 (3.03%) Concur
8 2 (3.03%) SAP
9 1 (1.52%) Adobe
9 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.52%) Citrix
9 1 (1.52%) CommVault
9 1 (1.52%) F5
9 1 (1.52%) Rackspace
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