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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 125 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 75 91 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.38% 1.47% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.53% 4.91% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 53 75
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£488 £473 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £340 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £625 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
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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 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
1655 1854 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.42% 29.88% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1305 1396 1389
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 16
Average hourly rate £19.72 £41.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.91% -69.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 68 (43.87%) Oracle
2 61 (39.35%) Finance
3 57 (36.77%) Java
4 46 (29.68%) Linux
5 39 (25.16%) Windows
5 39 (25.16%) SOA
6 33 (21.29%) SQL
7 31 (20.00%) UNIX
7 31 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
8 30 (19.35%) IBM
9 28 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (17.42%) Banking
11 26 (16.77%) WebLogic
12 25 (16.13%) WebSphere
13 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
14 21 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (12.90%) J2EE
15 20 (12.90%) Apache
16 19 (12.26%) Tomcat
16 19 (12.26%) JBoss
16 19 (12.26%) TIBCO
16 19 (12.26%) Project Management
17 18 (11.61%) .NET
17 18 (11.61%) Oracle Database
18 17 (10.97%) Oracle RAC
19 16 (10.32%) VMware
20 15 (9.68%) Solaris
20 15 (9.68%) JMS
20 15 (9.68%) Maven
20 15 (9.68%) Systems Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 26 (16.77%) WebLogic
2 25 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 20 (12.90%) Apache
4 19 (12.26%) Tomcat
4 19 (12.26%) JBoss
5 13 (8.39%) IIS
6 12 (7.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (7.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 10 (6.45%) CMS
9 6 (3.87%) Oracle Service Bus
9 6 (3.87%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (2.58%) Lync
10 4 (2.58%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (2.58%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (1.94%) Oracle 10gAS
11 3 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.94%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (1.94%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.94%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.94%) Maya
2 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Documaker
2 6 (3.87%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (3.23%) Markit EDM
3 5 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.58%) RMDS
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.39%) SAN
2 11 (7.10%) HTTP
3 7 (4.52%) Internet
3 7 (4.52%) SSL
4 6 (3.87%) HTTPS
5 5 (3.23%) Multicast
6 4 (2.58%) Network Security
6 4 (2.58%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.58%) NAS
6 4 (2.58%) FCoE
6 4 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (2.58%) LAN
6 4 (2.58%) WAN
7 2 (1.29%) FTP
7 2 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.29%) DVB
7 2 (1.29%) Firewall
7 2 (1.29%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.65%) DNS
8 1 (0.65%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.61%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.03%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (8.39%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (4.52%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (3.87%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.58%) DB2
8 4 (2.58%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.58%) MySQL
8 4 (2.58%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.94%) HBase
9 3 (1.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.94%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 15 (9.68%) Maven
1 15 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.74%) JIRA
3 10 (6.45%) Subversion
4 8 (5.16%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.23%) Ant
6 4 (2.58%) JUnit
6 4 (2.58%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.58%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.58%) Toad
7 3 (1.94%) Selenium
7 3 (1.94%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.94%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.94%) Hudson
7 3 (1.94%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.94%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.29%) webpack
8 2 (1.29%) Grunt
8 2 (1.29%) Mockito
General
1 61 (39.35%) Finance
2 27 (17.42%) Banking
3 11 (7.10%) Financial Institution
4 9 (5.81%) Billing
5 8 (5.16%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.16%) Front Office
6 7 (4.52%) Retail
6 7 (4.52%) Retail Banking
7 6 (3.87%) Games
8 5 (3.23%) Legal
9 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.29%) Private Banking
10 2 (1.29%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.65%) International Banking
11 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (21.94%) Analyst
2 31 (20.00%) Developer
3 23 (14.84%) Architect
4 21 (13.55%) Java Developer
5 13 (8.39%) Consultant
6 10 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.16%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.52%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (3.87%) DBA
10 6 (3.87%) Middleware Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Oracle Team Leader
11 5 (3.23%) Build Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Middleware Team Leader
11 5 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (3.23%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.23%) Team Leader
12 4 (2.58%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (12.90%) J2EE
3 18 (11.61%) .NET
4 15 (9.68%) JMS
5 14 (9.03%) Web Services
5 14 (9.03%) XML
6 12 (7.74%) WebSphere MQ
6 12 (7.74%) Spring
7 11 (7.10%) Apache Camel
8 10 (6.45%) WebCenter
9 8 (5.16%) Hibernate
9 8 (5.16%) HTML
10 7 (4.52%) JSP
10 7 (4.52%) Java EE
11 6 (3.87%) XSLT
11 6 (3.87%) JDBC
12 5 (3.23%) Rendezvous
12 5 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (3.23%) EJB
12 5 (3.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.10%) Open Source
3 10 (6.45%) Clustering
4 7 (4.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.23%) Fixed Income
5 5 (3.23%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.58%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.58%) Derivative
6 4 (2.58%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.94%) Equities
7 3 (1.94%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (1.29%) Interactive TV
8 2 (1.29%) PKI
8 2 (1.29%) W3C
8 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.29%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.29%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.68%) Linux
2 39 (25.16%) Windows
3 31 (20.00%) UNIX
4 15 (9.68%) Solaris
5 9 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.23%) AIX
7 3 (1.94%) SUSE
7 3 (1.94%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.29%) CentOS
8 2 (1.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.29%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.29%) Android
8 2 (1.29%) VMS
9 1 (0.65%) zOS
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.16%) SOA
2 28 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (12.26%) Project Management
4 15 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (9.03%) Migration
6 13 (8.39%) OO
6 13 (8.39%) ITIL
7 11 (7.10%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (6.45%) Multithreading
8 10 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (5.81%) Investment Management
9 9 (5.81%) Revenue Management
10 8 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (5.16%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (5.16%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.16%) Scrum
10 8 (5.16%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 57 (36.77%) Java
2 33 (21.29%) SQL
3 11 (7.10%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.45%) C#
4 10 (6.45%) C++
5 9 (5.81%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.16%) Python
7 7 (4.52%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.23%) Perl
8 5 (3.23%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.58%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.94%) C
10 3 (1.94%) Jython
10 3 (1.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 3 (1.94%) Lua
11 2 (1.29%) Ruby
11 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.29%) VBA
12 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (7.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.29%) SAP Certification
2 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.74%) QA
2 6 (3.87%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (10.97%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.23%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.58%) NFS
4 4 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.58%) Xen
4 4 (2.58%) SRDF
4 4 (2.58%) KVM
5 2 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.29%) Squid
6 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.65%) XenApp
6 1 (0.65%) vCloud
6 1 (0.65%) OCFS2
6 1 (0.65%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.65%) GFS2
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (3.23%) Puppet
3 4 (2.58%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.29%) SCCM
5 2 (1.29%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.65%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.65%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 68 (43.87%) Oracle
2 30 (19.35%) IBM
3 19 (12.26%) TIBCO
4 16 (10.32%) VMware
5 11 (7.10%) Microsoft
6 8 (5.16%) NetApp
6 8 (5.16%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.16%) WorldPay
7 7 (4.52%) webMethods
7 7 (4.52%) Remedy
8 5 (3.23%) DataSynapse
8 5 (3.23%) EMC
9 4 (2.58%) Intel
9 4 (2.58%) Sybase
9 4 (2.58%) SAP
9 4 (2.58%) Tradeweb
9 4 (2.58%) Cisco
9 4 (2.58%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.94%) Charles River
10 3 (1.94%) Perforce
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