The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 54 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Contract jobs citing Middleware 25 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.70% 0.56% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.08% 2.49% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 7
Median daily rate £435 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £365 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £510 £368
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
248 281 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.81% 22.64% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 174 171
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £37.00 £27.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.77% +45.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Milton Keynes +29 19 £450 +5.88% 1
Marlow - 2 - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 25 (48.08%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) J2EE
2 18 (34.62%) Oracle
2 18 (34.62%) WebSphere
3 17 (32.69%) IBM
4 13 (25.00%) SOA
5 11 (21.15%) IBM Integration Bus
5 11 (21.15%) Finance
6 10 (19.23%) MQSeries
6 10 (19.23%) SOAP
6 10 (19.23%) TIBCO
6 10 (19.23%) REST
6 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
7 9 (17.31%) Linux
7 9 (17.31%) EAI
7 9 (17.31%) DB2
8 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 7 (13.46%) Spring
9 7 (13.46%) Migration
9 7 (13.46%) BusinessWorks
9 7 (13.46%) SSL
9 7 (13.46%) FTP
10 6 (11.54%) Windows
10 6 (11.54%) UML
10 6 (11.54%) DataPower
10 6 (11.54%) TIBCO EMS
10 6 (11.54%) Axway
10 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 18 (34.62%) WebSphere
2 10 (19.23%) MQSeries
3 5 (9.62%) JBoss
4 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.77%) Apache
6 2 (3.85%) ArcGIS
6 2 (3.85%) ArcSDE
7 1 (1.92%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.69%) ProjectWise
2 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) FTP
1 7 (13.46%) SSL
2 5 (9.62%) Internet
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (7.69%) DNS
3 4 (7.69%) Firewall
3 4 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 4 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (7.69%) VPN
4 3 (5.77%) HTTP
4 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
4 3 (5.77%) WinSCP
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 9 (17.31%) DB2
3 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.85%) GIS
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) XMLSpy
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Architect
3 11 (21.15%) Java Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Middleware Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Middleware Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Middleware Developer
7 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Integration Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) TIBCO Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.77%) J2EE Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Middleware Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (5.77%) SOA Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.77%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) J2EE
2 11 (21.15%) IBM Integration Bus
3 10 (19.23%) REST
3 10 (19.23%) SOAP
4 7 (13.46%) Spring
5 6 (11.54%) TIBCO EMS
6 5 (9.62%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (9.62%) XML
7 4 (7.69%) .NET
7 4 (7.69%) Web Services
8 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.77%) CSS
8 3 (5.77%) HTML
8 3 (5.77%) JMS
8 3 (5.77%) JSON
8 3 (5.77%) Node.js
8 3 (5.77%) WSDL
8 3 (5.77%) XSD
8 3 (5.77%) XSL
8 3 (5.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) DataPower
1 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Blockchain
3 2 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) CMDB
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) SOA
2 9 (17.31%) EAI
3 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 7 (13.46%) Migration
5 6 (11.54%) UML
6 5 (9.62%) Project Management
7 4 (7.69%) B2B
7 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.77%) High Availability
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL
8 3 (5.77%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.77%) Microservices
9 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) Java
2 5 (9.62%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) VB
4 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle
2 17 (32.69%) IBM
3 10 (19.23%) TIBCO
4 6 (11.54%) Axway
5 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) F5
6 4 (7.69%) IronPort
7 2 (3.85%) ESRI
7 2 (3.85%) SAP
8 1 (1.92%) BMC
8 1 (1.92%) Remedy
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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