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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 20 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Middleware 5 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.10% 3.05% 6.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.63% 9.30% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £500 £585 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.52% +6.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £389
% change year-on-year
- +15.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
Middleware
London

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
32 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.23% 32.82% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 25
Median daily rate £575 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £564 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Tableau
3 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Pega
3 2 (40.00%) Mule
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (20.00%) Axway
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Mule
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Messaging Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Matrix Management
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
1 1 (20.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Pega
1 2 (40.00%) Tableau
1 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Axway
2 1 (20.00%) BEA
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) VMware