The first table below looks at the demand for the Middleware Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware Consultant
Rank 211 204 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Consultant 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.016% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.017% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £538
% change year-on-year
-27.77% -16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6115 5857 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 92.82% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4418 4320 5248
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £277 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 121 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.51 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Middleware Consultant
London

Middleware Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware Consultant in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Middleware Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Middleware Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Middleware Consultant across the City of London region.

Middleware Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Middleware Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Middleware Consultant in their job title 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 with Middleware Consultant in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Billing
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Revenue Management
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (60.00%) WebCenter
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

Middleware Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Middleware Consultant in their job title 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 with Middleware Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (60.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) Revenue Management
1 3 (60.00%) Build Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £408 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago