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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 114 109 118
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Middleware 50 96 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.49% 1.67% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.24% 5.62% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 68 59
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £332 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -13.51%
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
1180 1708 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.06% 29.75% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 1376 1319
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £23.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% +0.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 45 (48.91%) Linux
2 39 (42.39%) Finance
3 36 (39.13%) Oracle
4 33 (35.87%) Java
5 32 (34.78%) Unix
6 25 (27.17%) ITIL
6 25 (27.17%) WebSphere
7 23 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (23.91%) SQL
8 22 (23.91%) IBM
9 19 (20.65%) WebLogic
10 17 (18.48%) Windows
10 17 (18.48%) Banking
11 16 (17.39%) VMware
11 16 (17.39%) OO
11 16 (17.39%) SOA
11 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (16.30%) Oracle Linux
12 15 (16.30%) Change Management
12 15 (16.30%) Firewall
13 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
13 14 (15.22%) WebSphere Application Server
13 14 (15.22%) Oracle Database
13 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (14.13%) DNS
15 12 (13.04%) Red Hat
15 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
15 12 (13.04%) Financial Institution
15 12 (13.04%) Front Office

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 25 (27.17%) WebSphere
2 19 (20.65%) WebLogic
3 14 (15.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (10.87%) Apache
5 7 (7.61%) JBoss
6 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
7 5 (5.43%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (4.35%) IIS
8 4 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (3.26%) Mule
9 3 (3.26%) Mule ESB
9 3 (3.26%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (1.09%) Confluence
11 1 (1.09%) Jetty
11 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Documaker
2 1 (1.09%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.09%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.26%) PaaS
3 2 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.30%) Firewall
2 13 (14.13%) DNS
3 11 (11.96%) SSL
4 9 (9.78%) HTTP
5 7 (7.61%) SAN
6 6 (6.52%) NAS
6 6 (6.52%) WAN
7 5 (5.43%) LAN
7 5 (5.43%) LDAP
8 3 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.26%) Wireless
9 2 (2.17%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.17%) DHCP
9 2 (2.17%) FCoE
9 2 (2.17%) FTP
9 2 (2.17%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.17%) Multicast
9 2 (2.17%) VoIP
10 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) Oracle Database
2 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.52%) DB2
5 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.26%) OLTP
8 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.17%) HBase
8 2 (2.17%) MySQL
8 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.09%) OLAP
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) JIRA
2 4 (4.35%) Introscope
3 3 (3.26%) Subversion
4 2 (2.17%) Ant
4 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.17%) jMock
4 2 (2.17%) JUnit
4 2 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (1.09%) Appium
5 1 (1.09%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.09%) Emacs
5 1 (1.09%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.09%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.09%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (42.39%) Finance
2 17 (18.48%) Banking
3 12 (13.04%) Financial Institution
3 12 (13.04%) Front Office
3 12 (13.04%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Back Office
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (34.78%) Developer
2 18 (19.57%) Architect
3 15 (16.30%) Consultant
4 11 (11.96%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.78%) C++ Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (7.61%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Middleware Developer
6 7 (7.61%) Support Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) Middleware Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Java Middleware Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Administrator
9 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Integration Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Java Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Programmer
10 3 (3.26%) Security Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Software Programmer
10 3 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) Java EE
1 10 (10.87%) Web Services
1 10 (10.87%) WebCenter
1 10 (10.87%) XML
2 9 (9.78%) J2EE
2 9 (9.78%) JMS
2 9 (9.78%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (6.52%) REST
4 6 (6.52%) Spring
5 5 (5.43%) .NET
5 5 (5.43%) EJB
5 5 (5.43%) SOAP
6 4 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (4.35%) FpML
6 4 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (4.35%) Servlets
7 2 (2.17%) RESTful
7 2 (2.17%) SailPoint
7 2 (2.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (9.78%) Hedge funds
4 6 (6.52%) DataPower
5 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.26%) Derivative
7 3 (3.26%) Fixed Income
7 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.26%) PKI
8 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.17%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.17%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.17%) Equities
8 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.17%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (2.17%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.09%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 45 (48.91%) Linux
2 32 (34.78%) Unix
3 17 (18.48%) Windows
4 15 (16.30%) Oracle Linux
5 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (10.87%) AIX
7 9 (9.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 8 (8.70%) Solaris
9 7 (7.61%) SUSE
10 6 (6.52%) Windows Server
11 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) ITIL
2 23 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.39%) OO
3 16 (17.39%) SOA
4 15 (16.30%) Change Management
5 10 (10.87%) Multithreading
6 8 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.70%) UML
7 7 (7.61%) AOP
7 7 (7.61%) TDD
8 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (6.52%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.52%) SDLC
8 6 (6.52%) Service Management
9 5 (5.43%) TOGAF
10 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.35%) ITSM
10 4 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.87%) Java
2 22 (23.91%) SQL
3 11 (11.96%) C++
4 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.61%) Perl
7 6 (6.52%) C#
8 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.26%) Python
9 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.17%) Jython
9 2 (2.17%) Korn
9 2 (2.17%) PHP
9 2 (2.17%) VBScript
9 2 (2.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (1.09%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) CISA
3 2 (2.17%) CISM
3 2 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (1.09%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.09%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.26%) KVM
4 3 (3.26%) NFS
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.26%) SRDF
4 3 (3.26%) Xen
5 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.17%) vSphere
6 1 (1.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (5.43%) Puppet
4 3 (3.26%) Control-M
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (2.17%) Ansible
5 2 (2.17%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (2.17%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (2.17%) Nagios
5 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.17%) SCCM
5 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.09%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 36 (39.13%) Oracle
2 22 (23.91%) IBM
3 16 (17.39%) VMware
4 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
5 12 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 8 (8.70%) Siebel
7 5 (5.43%) Cisco
7 5 (5.43%) EMC
7 5 (5.43%) Sybase
7 5 (5.43%) TIBCO
7 5 (5.43%) webMethods
8 4 (4.35%) AppDynamics
8 4 (4.35%) ATG
8 4 (4.35%) NetApp
8 4 (4.35%) Software AG
9 3 (3.26%) Intel
9 3 (3.26%) MuleSoft
9 3 (3.26%) WorldPay
10 2 (2.17%) BEA
10 2 (2.17%) Nokia
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