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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 38 68 50
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Contract jobs citing Middleware 35 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.22% 0.12% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.18% 0.37% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 10
Average daily rate
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£385 - £511
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 - £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
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
313 267 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.71% 32.96% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 162 108
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 12
Average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £32.20 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 September 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 September 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 - 9 £600 - 3
Peterborough - 8 £350 -
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 39 (76.47%) Java
2 37 (72.55%) Web Services
3 22 (43.14%) WebLogic
3 22 (43.14%) SOA
4 21 (41.18%) Spring
5 19 (37.25%) MuleSoft
6 18 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (31.37%) Oracle
8 15 (29.41%) OO
8 15 (29.41%) EAI
8 15 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
8 15 (29.41%) Mule
9 14 (27.45%) Finance
10 13 (25.49%) Apache
11 12 (23.53%) Tomcat
12 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
12 10 (19.61%) SOAP
13 8 (15.69%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (15.69%) REST
13 8 (15.69%) Linux
14 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
14 6 (11.76%) Migration
15 5 (9.80%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (9.80%) SAP
15 5 (9.80%) HTML
15 5 (9.80%) Oracle Forms
15 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
15 5 (9.80%) RESTful
16 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
17 3 (5.88%) Change Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (43.14%) WebLogic
2 15 (29.41%) Mule
3 13 (25.49%) Apache
4 12 (23.53%) Tomcat
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (5.88%) JBoss
6 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
1 2 (3.92%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) Lombardi
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (94.12%) Developer
2 36 (70.59%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Middleware Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (5.88%) Programmer
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) AWS Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (72.55%) Web Services
2 21 (41.18%) Spring
3 15 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (19.61%) SOAP
5 8 (15.69%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (15.69%) REST
6 5 (9.80%) RESTful
6 5 (9.80%) HTML
7 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (5.88%) SAP PI
8 3 (5.88%) HTML5
8 3 (5.88%) Apache CXF
8 3 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.88%) Apache Camel
9 2 (3.92%) OAuth2
9 2 (3.92%) Apache Wicket
9 2 (3.92%) JPA
9 2 (3.92%) OAuth
9 2 (3.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (5.88%) SCADA
1 3 (5.88%) Social Media
1 3 (5.88%) Digital Media
1 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) Biology
2 2 (3.92%) Life Science
3 1 (1.96%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) SOA
2 18 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (29.41%) OO
3 15 (29.41%) EAI
4 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.76%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.88%) Content Management
6 3 (5.88%) CRM
6 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) ITSM
7 2 (3.92%) ERP
7 2 (3.92%) Bioinformatics
7 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.92%) Scrum
7 2 (3.92%) Kanban
8 1 (1.96%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (1.96%) Business Transformation
8 1 (1.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) Java
2 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) MuleSoft
2 16 (31.37%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) SAP
4 3 (5.88%) hybris
4 3 (5.88%) Guidewire
4 3 (5.88%) Adobe
4 3 (5.88%) FatWire
4 3 (5.88%) Pega
4 3 (5.88%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.92%) Terracotta
6 1 (1.96%) IBM