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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 55 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 2.62% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.54% 7.28% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
Average daily rate £478 £350 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.42% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
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
195 261 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.66% 35.95% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 138 132
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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
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 30 April 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
Peterborough -4 1 £500 +47.60% 1
Cambridge -8 1 - - 1
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 24 (80.00%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Web Services
3 15 (50.00%) Mule
3 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 11 (36.67%) SOA
5 9 (30.00%) HTML
5 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (26.67%) TDD
6 8 (26.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) OO
6 8 (26.67%) JBoss
6 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
6 8 (26.67%) MOM
6 8 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (26.67%) Microservices
6 8 (26.67%) Spring
6 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
6 8 (26.67%) CouchDB
6 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
6 8 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
6 8 (26.67%) Node.js
7 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) SAP
7 3 (10.00%) SAP HANA
7 3 (10.00%) SaaS
8 2 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 15 (50.00%) Mule
1 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (26.67%) JBoss
2 8 (26.67%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) BigMachines
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (26.67%) CouchDB
1 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Back Office
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Integration Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Architect
6 3 (10.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.33%) Database Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) SAP Architect
8 1 (3.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) SOA Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) Web Services
2 9 (30.00%) HTML
3 8 (26.67%) Spring
3 8 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) Java EE
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) SOA
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Microservices
3 8 (26.67%) OO
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (10.00%) CRM
4 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (3.33%) Quote-to-Cash
6 1 (3.33%) Test Management
6 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.33%) Web Design
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (26.67%) MOM
2 1 (3.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) VMware