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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 106 74 125
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +51
Contract jobs citing Middleware 94 155 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.68% 2.33% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 7.97% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 115 61
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+123.52% -43.33%
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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
1665 1944 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.79% 29.23% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1465 1400
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 92 (44.66%) Finance
2 87 (42.23%) Oracle
3 61 (29.61%) Java
3 61 (29.61%) Linux
4 60 (29.13%) UNIX
5 57 (27.67%) Banking
6 49 (23.79%) Windows
7 48 (23.30%) SOA
8 37 (17.96%) SQL
9 34 (16.50%) WebLogic
10 29 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (14.08%) Oracle Fusion
11 25 (12.14%) Project Management
12 24 (11.65%) JIRA
13 23 (11.17%) WebSphere
13 23 (11.17%) Multithreading
14 22 (10.68%) Investment Banking
15 21 (10.19%) Front Office
15 21 (10.19%) Web Services
15 21 (10.19%) JMS
15 21 (10.19%) IBM
15 21 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (9.71%) Microsoft
16 20 (9.71%) XML
17 19 (9.22%) C++
17 19 (9.22%) SQL Server
17 19 (9.22%) ITIL
17 19 (9.22%) OO
17 19 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (9.22%) Oracle ODI

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (16.50%) WebLogic
2 23 (11.17%) WebSphere
3 18 (8.74%) Oracle Service Bus
4 15 (7.28%) Tomcat
5 14 (6.80%) Apache
6 12 (5.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 12 (5.83%) WebLogic Portal
7 11 (5.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (4.85%) CMS
8 10 (4.85%) JBoss
9 9 (4.37%) IIS
10 7 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (2.91%) Lync
11 6 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (2.43%) MS Exchange
12 5 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (2.43%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.94%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Windchill
2 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (7.28%) Documaker
2 13 (6.31%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (3.40%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (2.91%) Markit EDM
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle FAH
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.97%) RMDS
6 2 (0.97%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.97%) Siebel Analytics
7 1 (0.49%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.49%) Adaptiv
7 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.49%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.43%) Office 365
4 2 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.49%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.49%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.31%) HTTP
1 13 (6.31%) SSL
2 11 (5.34%) HTTPS
3 9 (4.37%) SAN
4 8 (3.88%) Internet
5 7 (3.40%) NAS
6 5 (2.43%) Unified Communications
6 5 (2.43%) Firewall
6 5 (2.43%) Network Security
7 4 (1.94%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.46%) FTP
9 2 (0.97%) DVB
9 2 (0.97%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.97%) LDAP
9 2 (0.97%) LAN
9 2 (0.97%) WAN
9 2 (0.97%) FCoE
9 2 (0.97%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.97%) Multicast
10 1 (0.49%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.22%) SQL Server
1 19 (9.22%) Oracle ODI
2 18 (8.74%) Oracle BI EE
3 17 (8.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (8.25%) Oracle Database
4 11 (5.34%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (2.91%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (2.43%) DB2
7 5 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.94%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.94%) MySQL
9 3 (1.46%) HBase
9 3 (1.46%) Big Data
9 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.46%) Siebel EIM
10 2 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 24 (11.65%) JIRA
2 11 (5.34%) Maven
3 9 (4.37%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.88%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.88%) Subversion
5 5 (2.43%) Selenium
6 4 (1.94%) JUnit
6 4 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.94%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.94%) Toad
7 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.97%) Grunt
8 2 (0.97%) MSTest
8 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.97%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.97%) Mockito
8 2 (0.97%) Hudson
8 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.97%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.97%) jMock
General
1 92 (44.66%) Finance
2 57 (27.67%) Banking
3 22 (10.68%) Investment Banking
4 21 (10.19%) Front Office
5 17 (8.25%) Retail
5 17 (8.25%) Billing
6 15 (7.28%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.40%) Retail Banking
8 6 (2.91%) Back Office
9 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.46%) Legal
10 2 (0.97%) Advertising
10 2 (0.97%) Games
11 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.49%) International Banking
11 1 (0.49%) German Language
11 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (21.84%) Developer
2 40 (19.42%) Analyst
3 29 (14.08%) Architect
4 19 (9.22%) Java Developer
5 16 (7.77%) Consultant
6 13 (6.31%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (4.85%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.37%) C++ Developer
9 8 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (3.88%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.88%) Applications Support
9 8 (3.88%) Designer
10 7 (3.40%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (3.40%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (3.40%) Oracle Consultant
11 6 (2.91%) Middleware Engineer
11 6 (2.91%) Middleware Consultant
12 5 (2.43%) Solutions Analyst
12 5 (2.43%) Support Specialist
12 5 (2.43%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.08%) Oracle Fusion
2 21 (10.19%) Web Services
2 21 (10.19%) JMS
3 20 (9.71%) XML
4 18 (8.74%) .NET
5 15 (7.28%) WebCenter
6 12 (5.83%) JDBC
6 12 (5.83%) SOAP
7 11 (5.34%) REST
8 9 (4.37%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (3.88%) J2EE
9 8 (3.88%) HTML
10 7 (3.40%) JSON
10 7 (3.40%) Apache Camel
11 6 (2.91%) HTML5
11 6 (2.91%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (2.43%) Spring
12 5 (2.43%) Rendezvous
12 5 (2.43%) STL
12 5 (2.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (5.83%) Fixed Income
3 9 (4.37%) Derivative
4 8 (3.88%) Open Source
5 7 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.40%) SWIFT
5 7 (3.40%) Clustering
6 5 (2.43%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.43%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.43%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.94%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.46%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.46%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.46%) Physics
9 2 (0.97%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.97%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (29.61%) Linux
2 60 (29.13%) UNIX
3 49 (23.79%) Windows
4 16 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (6.80%) Solaris
6 7 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.40%) AIX
7 6 (2.91%) Android
8 4 (1.94%) SUSE
9 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.97%) VMS
9 2 (0.97%) zOS
9 2 (0.97%) CentOS
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.49%) MVS
10 1 (0.49%) VME
10 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.30%) SOA
2 29 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (12.14%) Project Management
4 23 (11.17%) Multithreading
5 19 (9.22%) ITIL
5 19 (9.22%) OO
5 19 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (6.80%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (6.80%) Revenue Management
7 13 (6.31%) Migration
7 13 (6.31%) E-Commerce
7 13 (6.31%) Systems Analysis
8 12 (5.83%) Low Latency
8 12 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (5.34%) Release Management
9 11 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (5.34%) Integration Testing
9 11 (5.34%) Content Management
9 11 (5.34%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (29.61%) Java
2 37 (17.96%) SQL
3 19 (9.22%) C++
4 17 (8.25%) Python
4 17 (8.25%) Bash Shell
5 16 (7.77%) C#
6 14 (6.80%) Jython
7 11 (5.34%) PL/SQL
7 11 (5.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 9 (4.37%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.40%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.91%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.43%) Ruby
12 4 (1.94%) VB
12 4 (1.94%) Perl
12 4 (1.94%) C
12 4 (1.94%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.46%) VBA
14 2 (0.97%) Scala
14 2 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (5.83%) Degree
2 5 (2.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.46%) ISEB
4 3 (1.46%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.97%) GWAPT
5 2 (0.97%) CISSP
5 2 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.97%) CISM
5 2 (0.97%) CEH
6 1 (0.49%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) PMP
6 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.34%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.88%) QA
3 5 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (8.74%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.94%) Platform Symphony
4 3 (1.46%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.97%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.97%) Nmap
5 2 (0.97%) Squid
5 2 (0.97%) Xen
5 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.97%) KVM
5 2 (0.97%) SRDF
5 2 (0.97%) NFS
5 2 (0.97%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.49%) vCloud
6 1 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.49%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (7.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (4.85%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (2.91%) Puppet
4 5 (2.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (2.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.97%) Control-M
6 2 (0.97%) Nessus
7 1 (0.49%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.49%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.49%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.49%) SELinux
Vendors
1 87 (42.23%) Oracle
2 21 (10.19%) IBM
3 20 (9.71%) Microsoft
4 18 (8.74%) Red Hat
5 15 (7.28%) Remedy
6 14 (6.80%) TIBCO
7 12 (5.83%) Siebel
7 12 (5.83%) VMware
8 9 (4.37%) Sybase
9 8 (3.88%) DataSynapse
10 6 (2.91%) Symantec
11 5 (2.43%) IronPort
11 5 (2.43%) Charles River
11 5 (2.43%) SAP
12 4 (1.94%) Bloomberg
12 4 (1.94%) HP
12 4 (1.94%) Cognizant
12 4 (1.94%) Tradeweb
12 4 (1.94%) MarketAxess
12 4 (1.94%) 29West
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £625 per day
Posted: 26 days ago