The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 49 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing Middleware 26 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.10% 0.36% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.12% 1.04% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 5
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£385 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -44.44%
Middleware
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
285 288 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.97% 34.87% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 174 113
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
Average hourly rate £22.25 £39.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.67% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £34.30 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £48.00 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Cambridge -1 6 £550 +46.66% 1
Peterborough - 3 - -
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 31 (70.45%) Java
2 28 (63.64%) Web Services
3 20 (45.45%) WebLogic
4 19 (43.18%) SOA
5 18 (40.91%) Oracle
6 16 (36.36%) Tomcat
7 14 (31.82%) Spring
8 12 (27.27%) Linux
8 12 (27.27%) Mule
8 12 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
9 10 (22.73%) MuleSoft
10 9 (20.45%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (20.45%) SOAP
10 9 (20.45%) Apache
10 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
11 8 (18.18%) EAI
11 8 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (18.18%) OO
12 7 (15.91%) Finance
12 7 (15.91%) REST
13 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
14 5 (11.36%) SAP
14 5 (11.36%) HTML
14 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
14 5 (11.36%) Change Management
14 5 (11.36%) ITSM
14 5 (11.36%) Migration
14 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
14 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 20 (45.45%) WebLogic
2 16 (36.36%) Tomcat
3 12 (27.27%) Mule
4 9 (20.45%) Apache
5 8 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (6.82%) JBoss
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
8 1 (2.27%) Node.js
8 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.27%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
1 2 (4.55%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.27%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) NWDS
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 26 (59.09%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Middleware Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Integration Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Java Web Developer
8 1 (2.27%) SAP Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) Web Services
2 14 (31.82%) Spring
3 12 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (20.45%) SOAP
5 8 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (15.91%) REST
7 5 (11.36%) RESTful
7 5 (11.36%) HTML
8 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.82%) HTML5
9 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.55%) OAuth2
10 2 (4.55%) Apache Wicket
10 2 (4.55%) JPA
10 2 (4.55%) OAuth
10 2 (4.55%) SAP PI
10 2 (4.55%) Lucene
10 2 (4.55%) Java EE
10 2 (4.55%) Spring Security
10 2 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Biology
2 2 (4.55%) Life Science
3 1 (2.27%) Social Media
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) SOA
2 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (18.18%) EAI
3 8 (18.18%) OO
4 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) ITSM
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.55%) Bioinformatics
7 2 (4.55%) SDLC
7 2 (4.55%) ERP
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Kanban
8 1 (2.27%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.27%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.27%) Microservices
8 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.27%) B2B
8 1 (2.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) Java
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) MuleSoft
3 5 (11.36%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Terracotta
5 1 (2.27%) hybris
5 1 (2.27%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) FatWire
5 1 (2.27%) Pega
5 1 (2.27%) Sitecore