The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 34 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Middleware 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.72% 1.60% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.62% 4.39% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate £550 £538 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.90%
Middleware
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 114 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.52% 36.42% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 66 46
Average daily rate £375 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £200 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £41.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (82.35%) SOA
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) TDD
5 8 (47.06%) Spring
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) OO
5 8 (47.06%) JBoss
5 8 (47.06%) N-Tier
5 8 (47.06%) MOM
5 8 (47.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
5 8 (47.06%) CouchDB
5 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
5 8 (47.06%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
5 8 (47.06%) Node.js
5 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (47.06%) Microservices
6 5 (29.41%) CRM
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) SAP
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Migration
7 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
8 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (17.65%) Guidewire

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (47.06%) JBoss
1 8 (47.06%) Node.js
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) BigMachines
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (47.06%) CouchDB
1 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
1 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) DB2
3 2 (11.76%) SAP HANA
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Lombardi
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Architect
4 5 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) CRM Architect
6 2 (11.76%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Architect
7 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) Spring
2 8 (47.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) SAP PI
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) Java EE
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) N-Tier
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Media
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (17.65%) SCADA
3 3 (17.65%) Social Media
4 1 (5.88%) Hedge funds
4 1 (5.88%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) SOA
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Microservices
3 8 (47.06%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) CRM
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Content Management
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
7 2 (11.76%) Web Design
8 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (47.06%) MOM
2 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Adobe
2 3 (17.65%) FatWire
2 3 (17.65%) Guidewire
2 3 (17.65%) hybris
2 3 (17.65%) MuleSoft
2 3 (17.65%) Pega
2 3 (17.65%) Sitecore
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft