The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Middleware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Engineer
Rank 164 212 202
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.017% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.018% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £475 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £400 £336
% change year-on-year
-26.25% +18.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Middleware Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3237 5622 5549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.60% 94.71% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 4375 4031
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 91 96
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Middleware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Middleware Engineer in the job title.

Middleware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Middleware Engineer
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 Engineer across the City of London region.

Middleware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Middleware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Middleware Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) webMethods
4 3 (50.00%) Software AG
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) DataPower
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) SUSE
4 3 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) WebCenter
5 2 (33.33%) Documaker
5 2 (33.33%) WorldPay
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (33.33%) WebCenter
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) DataPower
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Digital TV
3 1 (16.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) SUSE
3 3 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) BCP
5 1 (16.67%) BPMN
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Control-M
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Software AG
3 3 (50.00%) webMethods
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) WorldPay
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (16.67%) Informatica