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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 82 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Middleware 37 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.53% 0.94% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.97% 4.46% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 13
Average daily rate
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£443 £380 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.44% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £210 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £52.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-27.14% +34.61%
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
531 538 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.90% 21.07% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 300 217
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 48
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% -41.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 29 May 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 29 May 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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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 +9 16 £425 +11.84% 11
Newbury - 7 £450 - 1
Maidenhead +9 4 £600 +84.61% 1
Bracknell -6 4 £405 -2.35%
Wokingham +1 1 £450 -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (53.57%) Oracle
2 28 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (32.14%) Finance
3 18 (32.14%) IBM
4 16 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 13 (23.21%) Linux
5 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
6 12 (21.43%) XML
6 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
7 11 (19.64%) DB2
8 10 (17.86%) UNIX
8 10 (17.86%) SOA
8 10 (17.86%) WebSphere
9 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.07%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (16.07%) HTTP
10 8 (14.29%) Apache
10 8 (14.29%) Tomcat
10 8 (14.29%) Windows
10 8 (14.29%) Solaris
10 8 (14.29%) SQL
10 8 (14.29%) VMware
11 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 7 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (12.50%) HTML
11 7 (12.50%) J2EE
11 7 (12.50%) ITIL
11 7 (12.50%) SOAP
11 7 (12.50%) SSL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 10 (17.86%) WebSphere
3 8 (14.29%) Apache
3 8 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 6 (10.71%) JBoss
4 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (8.93%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (7.14%) MQSeries
6 4 (7.14%) JCAPS
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.79%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.79%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
2 2 (3.57%) HP Helion
3 1 (1.79%) Boomi
3 1 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.07%) HTTP
3 7 (12.50%) SSL
4 4 (7.14%) SSH
5 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle Database
2 11 (19.64%) DB2
3 6 (10.71%) Big Data
4 4 (7.14%) SAP BW
4 4 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.36%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (5.36%) SAP HANA
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.79%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.79%) Hudson
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (1.79%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.79%) Maven
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Toad
2 1 (1.79%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Architect
2 10 (17.86%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (8.93%) Middleware Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Consultant
4 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 4 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Designer
5 3 (5.36%) Security Architect
5 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.57%) Development Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Java Consultant
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Designer
6 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) XML
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (12.50%) HTML
3 7 (12.50%) J2EE
3 7 (12.50%) SOAP
4 6 (10.71%) JMS
4 6 (10.71%) Application Packaging
5 5 (8.93%) Web Services
5 5 (8.93%) WSDL
6 4 (7.14%) .NET
7 3 (5.36%) WebCenter
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle ADF
7 3 (5.36%) XSLT
8 2 (3.57%) EJB
8 2 (3.57%) JSP
8 2 (3.57%) RESTful
8 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.79%) Java EE
9 1 (1.79%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) DataPower
2 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) PKI
4 3 (5.36%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.36%) Replication
5 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.79%) Statistics
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) UNIX
3 8 (14.29%) Windows
3 8 (14.29%) Solaris
4 6 (10.71%) AIX
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) SOA
2 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) EAI
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) Release Management
4 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (8.93%) High Availability
5 5 (8.93%) Low Latency
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (8.93%) Project Management
5 5 (8.93%) ERP
6 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.14%) Open Source
6 4 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.14%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (3.57%) UML
8 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (14.29%) SQL
3 5 (8.93%) PHP
4 4 (7.14%) ABAP
4 4 (7.14%) C#
4 4 (7.14%) C++
5 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.57%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) Jython
7 1 (1.79%) XPath
7 1 (1.79%) C-shell
7 1 (1.79%) SAPscript
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
1 2 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.79%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Oracle
2 18 (32.14%) IBM
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.29%) VMware
5 6 (10.71%) Sun
5 6 (10.71%) TIBCO
5 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.93%) SAP
7 4 (7.14%) HP
7 4 (7.14%) Business Objects
7 4 (7.14%) Symantec
7 4 (7.14%) Juniper
8 1 (1.79%) BMC
8 1 (1.79%) webMethods
8 1 (1.79%) Micro Focus
8 1 (1.79%) Intel
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