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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 33 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Contract jobs citing Middleware 23 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.83% 0.55% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.07% 1.51% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 0
Average daily rate £375 £538 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -
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
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
176 265 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.28% 36.65% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 150 79
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 15
Average hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +23.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
Cambridge +1 10 £550 +2.32%
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (80.43%) Java
2 35 (76.09%) Web Services
3 21 (45.65%) WebLogic
3 21 (45.65%) Mule
4 18 (39.13%) SOA
5 14 (30.43%) OO
5 14 (30.43%) Spring
6 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.74%) HTML
7 10 (21.74%) Finance
7 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (21.74%) MuleSoft
8 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.39%) TDD
9 8 (17.39%) N-Tier
9 8 (17.39%) MOM
9 8 (17.39%) SQL
9 8 (17.39%) JBoss
9 8 (17.39%) Node.js
9 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (17.39%) Microservices
9 8 (17.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
9 8 (17.39%) CouchDB
9 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
9 8 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
10 7 (15.22%) CRM
10 7 (15.22%) SAP
11 6 (13.04%) Migration

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (45.65%) Mule
1 21 (45.65%) WebLogic
2 8 (17.39%) JBoss
2 8 (17.39%) Node.js
3 4 (8.70%) Apache
3 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (17.39%) CouchDB
1 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
1 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.52%) SAP HANA
4 2 (4.35%) DB2
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Lombardi
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
2 35 (76.09%) Java Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Integration Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Architect
5 7 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.52%) CRM Architect
8 3 (6.52%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Java Web Applications Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) SOA Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) Web Services
2 14 (30.43%) Spring
3 10 (21.74%) HTML
4 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (8.70%) SAP PI
7 3 (6.52%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (6.52%) Apache Camel
7 3 (6.52%) Apache CXF
7 3 (6.52%) REST
7 3 (6.52%) XML
8 2 (4.35%) CSS
8 2 (4.35%) Java EE
8 2 (4.35%) JSON
9 1 (2.17%) CSS3
9 1 (2.17%) HTML5
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 1 (2.17%) RESTful
9 1 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) N-Tier
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.70%) Digital Media
3 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (8.70%) SCADA
3 4 (8.70%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) SOA
2 14 (30.43%) OO
3 10 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.39%) Microservices
5 8 (17.39%) TDD
6 7 (15.22%) CRM
7 6 (13.04%) EAI
7 6 (13.04%) Migration
8 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.70%) Content Management
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
11 2 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
11 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
11 2 (4.35%) Web Design
12 1 (2.17%) Business Transformation
12 1 (2.17%) Quote-to-Cash
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) Java
2 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (17.39%) MOM
2 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) MuleSoft
2 7 (15.22%) SAP
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) Adobe
4 4 (8.70%) FatWire
4 4 (8.70%) Guidewire
4 4 (8.70%) hybris
4 4 (8.70%) Pega
4 4 (8.70%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft