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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 121 100 106
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing Middleware 45 55 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.42% 1.61% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.79% 4.99% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 33 53
Median daily rate £466 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £377 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £575 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £33.63 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+48.69% -25.27%
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 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
1186 1103 1708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.47% 32.31% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 928 1367
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 £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £23.41 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 41 (46.59%) Unix
2 38 (43.18%) Linux
2 38 (43.18%) Finance
3 33 (37.50%) Oracle
4 28 (31.82%) Windows
5 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
6 21 (23.86%) VMware
7 19 (21.59%) Banking
7 19 (21.59%) Java
8 18 (20.45%) WebSphere
8 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (18.18%) SQL
9 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 14 (15.91%) WebLogic
11 13 (14.77%) Web Services
11 13 (14.77%) ITIL
12 12 (13.64%) Apache
12 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (12.50%) Financial Institution
13 11 (12.50%) Clustering
13 11 (12.50%) Equities
13 11 (12.50%) XML
13 11 (12.50%) IIS
13 11 (12.50%) Perl
13 11 (12.50%) Active Directory
13 11 (12.50%) Low Latency
13 11 (12.50%) Data Centre
14 10 (11.36%) Puppet
14 10 (11.36%) IBM
14 10 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ

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 18 (20.45%) WebSphere
2 14 (15.91%) WebLogic
3 12 (13.64%) Apache
4 11 (12.50%) IIS
5 10 (11.36%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.55%) JBoss
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
8 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.14%) CICS
10 1 (1.14%) Confluence
10 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.14%) Mule
10 1 (1.14%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Documaker
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) IaaS
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.27%) PaaS
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%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) Firewall
1 9 (10.23%) WAN
2 8 (9.09%) DNS
2 8 (9.09%) SAN
2 8 (9.09%) SSL
3 6 (6.82%) LAN
4 5 (5.68%) HTTP
4 5 (5.68%) NAS
5 3 (3.41%) DHCP
5 3 (3.41%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (3.41%) Internet
6 2 (2.27%) FCoE
6 2 (2.27%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.27%) MPLS
6 2 (2.27%) Wireless
7 1 (1.14%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.14%) Multicast
7 1 (1.14%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.23%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.41%) Informix
6 3 (3.41%) MySQL
6 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Anywhere
7 2 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.27%) DB2
7 2 (2.27%) Ingres
7 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Subversion
2 6 (6.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.68%) JUnit
4 4 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.55%) JIRA
4 4 (4.55%) Mockito
4 4 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.41%) EasyMock
5 3 (3.41%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.27%) Maven
7 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.14%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.14%) Gradle
7 1 (1.14%) JDeveloper
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.14%) Spock
7 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.14%) VisualVM
General
1 38 (43.18%) Finance
2 19 (21.59%) Banking
3 11 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 9 (10.23%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.23%) Retail
5 6 (6.82%) Front Office
6 5 (5.68%) Prime Brokerage
7 4 (4.55%) Legal
8 2 (2.27%) Back Office
8 2 (2.27%) Billing
9 1 (1.14%) Automotive
9 1 (1.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Analyst
2 17 (19.32%) Developer
3 15 (17.05%) Architect
4 8 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Consultant
5 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (7.95%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Middleware Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Middleware Developer
6 6 (6.82%) WebSphere Developer
7 5 (5.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.68%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.55%) C++ Developer
8 4 (4.55%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) Web Services
2 11 (12.50%) XML
3 10 (11.36%) .NET
3 10 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (7.95%) XSLT
6 6 (6.82%) J2EE
6 6 (6.82%) JMS
6 6 (6.82%) WebCenter
7 4 (4.55%) SOAP
8 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (3.41%) EJB
8 3 (3.41%) JDBC
8 3 (3.41%) JSON
8 3 (3.41%) JSP
8 3 (3.41%) Servlets
8 3 (3.41%) STL
9 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Clustering
1 11 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 11 (12.50%) Equities
2 10 (11.36%) Fixed Income
3 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.09%) SWIFT
4 6 (6.82%) Fintech
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.55%) Grid Computing
5 4 (4.55%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.41%) Derivative
6 3 (3.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
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%) Oracle Exalogic
7 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.59%) Unix
2 38 (43.18%) Linux
3 28 (31.82%) Windows
4 9 (10.23%) Solaris
5 6 (6.82%) CentOS
5 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.68%) AIX
7 3 (3.41%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (3.41%) SUSE
7 3 (3.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.14%) Android
8 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.77%) ITIL
2 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 10 (11.36%) Migration
4 10 (11.36%) SOA
5 9 (10.23%) DevOps
5 9 (10.23%) Release Management
6 8 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 8 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 8 (9.09%) Cash Management
6 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.09%) Data Management
6 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.09%) Project Management
7 7 (7.95%) High Availability
8 6 (6.82%) ETL
8 6 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (6.82%) Service Management
9 5 (5.68%) Algorithmic Trading
9 5 (5.68%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.59%) Java
2 16 (18.18%) SQL
3 11 (12.50%) Perl
4 9 (10.23%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.68%) Python
6 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.55%) C++
6 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.41%) Korn
7 3 (3.41%) Ruby
7 3 (3.41%) Scala
8 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.27%) Jython
9 1 (1.14%) C#
9 1 (1.14%) Groovy
9 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
9 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
3 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.14%) MCP
3 1 (1.14%) MCSE
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.68%) MiFID
3 3 (3.41%) QA
4 2 (2.27%) SLA
5 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.82%) KVM
4 4 (4.55%) DFS Replication
4 4 (4.55%) Docker
4 4 (4.55%) Xen
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.41%) SRDF
6 2 (2.27%) NFS
6 2 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
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 10 (11.36%) Puppet
2 7 (7.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (4.55%) Ansible
5 3 (3.41%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (3.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (2.27%) Nagios
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (2.27%) SCCM
7 1 (1.14%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.14%) Cacti
7 1 (1.14%) Control-M
7 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (1.14%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) Oracle
2 21 (23.86%) VMware
3 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.36%) IBM
5 8 (9.09%) SmartStream
6 7 (7.95%) Cisco
7 6 (6.82%) Serena
8 5 (5.68%) EMC
8 5 (5.68%) HP
8 5 (5.68%) Siebel
9 4 (4.55%) F5
9 4 (4.55%) Symantec
10 3 (3.41%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (3.41%) Citrix
10 3 (3.41%) NetApp
10 3 (3.41%) Solace
10 3 (3.41%) TIBCO
10 3 (3.41%) WorldPay
11 2 (2.27%) MuleSoft
11 2 (2.27%) Tableau
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