The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
London / City of London
Rank 114 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 41 44 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.44% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 4.49% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 53
Median daily rate £500 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £638 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.13 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+24.61% +10.23%

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1075 981 1551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.68% 32.13% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 817 1252
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Middleware
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 across the City of London region.

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 38 (43.18%) Linux
2 33 (37.50%) Finance
3 32 (36.36%) Unix
4 29 (32.95%) Windows
5 26 (29.55%) Oracle
6 23 (26.14%) Banking
7 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 16 (18.18%) SQL
9 15 (17.05%) VMware
10 14 (15.91%) WebSphere
10 14 (15.91%) Java
11 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (13.64%) Low Latency
13 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (12.50%) Migration
14 10 (11.36%) Investment Banking
14 10 (11.36%) ITIL
14 10 (11.36%) Apache
14 10 (11.36%) Solaris
14 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
15 9 (10.23%) IBM
15 9 (10.23%) Project Management
15 9 (10.23%) Perl
15 9 (10.23%) Web Services
15 9 (10.23%) Data Management
15 9 (10.23%) Clustering
15 9 (10.23%) DevOps
15 9 (10.23%) Data Centre
16 8 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
16 8 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion

Middleware
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 14 (15.91%) WebSphere
2 10 (11.36%) Apache
3 8 (9.09%) IIS
4 6 (6.82%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.55%) JBoss
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.14%) CICS
7 1 (1.14%) CMS
7 1 (1.14%) Confluence
7 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.14%) Documaker
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.82%) IaaS
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.41%) PaaS
4 2 (2.27%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.27%) SaaS
5 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) Firewall
2 7 (7.95%) SSL
2 7 (7.95%) WAN
3 6 (6.82%) DNS
3 6 (6.82%) SAN
4 5 (5.68%) LAN
5 4 (4.55%) Internet
6 3 (3.41%) NAS
6 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.27%) AMQP
7 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.27%) HTTP
7 2 (2.27%) MPLS
7 2 (2.27%) Multicast
8 1 (1.14%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.14%) DHCP
8 1 (1.14%) FCoE
8 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.14%) Wireless
8 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.41%) DB2
3 3 (3.41%) Informix
3 3 (3.41%) MySQL
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Anywhere
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.27%) Ingres
4 2 (2.27%) KDB
4 2 (2.27%) Kdb+
4 2 (2.27%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Subversion
2 5 (5.68%) JUnit
2 5 (5.68%) Maven
3 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.55%) Mockito
4 3 (3.41%) EasyMock
4 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.41%) IntelliJ
4 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.14%) Ant
6 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.14%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.14%) Gradle
6 1 (1.14%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.14%) jMock
6 1 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (37.50%) Finance
2 23 (26.14%) Banking
3 10 (11.36%) Investment Banking
4 8 (9.09%) Front Office
4 8 (9.09%) Retail
5 5 (5.68%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.68%) Prime Brokerage
6 4 (4.55%) Legal
7 1 (1.14%) Billing
7 1 (1.14%) French Language
7 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) Analyst
2 17 (19.32%) Architect
3 8 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 8 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) C++ Developer
4 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (6.82%) Technical Architect
5 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.68%) IT Manager
5 5 (5.68%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Consultant
6 4 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (3.41%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Middleware Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) Web Services
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (7.95%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (6.82%) .NET
5 5 (5.68%) XML
6 4 (4.55%) J2EE
6 4 (4.55%) XSLT
7 3 (3.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (3.41%) CSS
7 3 (3.41%) HTML
7 3 (3.41%) JMS
7 3 (3.41%) JSON
7 3 (3.41%) REST
7 3 (3.41%) Spring
7 3 (3.41%) STL
7 3 (3.41%) WebCenter
8 2 (2.27%) Rendezvous
8 2 (2.27%) SOAP
8 2 (2.27%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Clustering
1 9 (10.23%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.09%) Equities
2 8 (9.09%) SWIFT
3 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.95%) Fixed Income
4 6 (6.82%) Fintech
5 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.41%) Derivative
6 3 (3.41%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.41%) Online Banking
7 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.27%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (2.27%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.14%) iSeries
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.18%) Linux
2 32 (36.36%) Unix
3 29 (32.95%) Windows
4 10 (11.36%) Solaris
5 7 (7.95%) CentOS
6 4 (4.55%) AIX
7 3 (3.41%) SUSE
8 2 (2.27%) Android
8 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.14%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.64%) Low Latency
2 11 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (12.50%) Migration
3 10 (11.36%) ITIL
4 9 (10.23%) Data Management
4 9 (10.23%) DevOps
4 9 (10.23%) Project Management
5 8 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 8 (9.09%) Cash Management
5 8 (9.09%) Release Management
6 7 (7.95%) SOA
7 6 (6.82%) Asset Management
7 6 (6.82%) High Availability
7 6 (6.82%) Multithreading
7 6 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (5.68%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.68%) Data Centre Operations
8 5 (5.68%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.68%) ETL
8 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.18%) SQL
2 14 (15.91%) Java
3 9 (10.23%) Perl
4 7 (7.95%) C++
5 5 (5.68%) Python
5 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.41%) Korn
7 3 (3.41%) Ruby
7 3 (3.41%) Scala
8 1 (1.14%) C
8 1 (1.14%) C#
8 1 (1.14%) Groovy
8 1 (1.14%) Jython
8 1 (1.14%) PHP
8 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.14%) CISA
3 1 (1.14%) CISM
3 1 (1.14%) CISSP
3 1 (1.14%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.68%) MiFID
3 2 (2.27%) SLA
4 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.14%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.68%) KVM
4 4 (4.55%) DFS Replication
4 4 (4.55%) Docker
5 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.41%) Xen
6 2 (2.27%) SRDF
6 2 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.14%) NFS
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Puppet
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.41%) Ansible
3 3 (3.41%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.14%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.14%) Control-M
4 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.14%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.14%) Nagios
4 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.14%) SCCM
4 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) Oracle
2 15 (17.05%) VMware
3 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.23%) IBM
5 8 (9.09%) SmartStream
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco
6 5 (5.68%) HP
6 5 (5.68%) TIBCO
7 4 (4.55%) EMC
7 4 (4.55%) Symantec
8 3 (3.41%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (3.41%) Informatica
8 3 (3.41%) Serena
8 3 (3.41%) Solace
9 2 (2.27%) Citrix
9 2 (2.27%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.27%) Google
9 2 (2.27%) Juniper
9 2 (2.27%) Tableau
9 2 (2.27%) Veritas
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