The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 26 22 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Middleware 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.19% 0.85% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 4.00% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£428 - £310
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 - £542
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
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%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 25 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.69% 21.37% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 11 68
Average daily rate £500 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Solace
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) Spring

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Impala
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) JasperReports
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (11.11%) HBase
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
2 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Front Office
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 2 (22.22%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (11.11%) Grid Computing
3 1 (11.11%) Equities
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Multithreading
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) OCP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Solace
3 1 (11.11%) Talarian
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 1 (11.11%) Perforce
3 1 (11.11%) DataSynapse