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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 119 111 106
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 47 105 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.38% 1.77% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.83% 5.87% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 81 61
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £390 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +60.00%
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
1226 1790 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.03% 30.23% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1462 1276
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 46 (46.94%) Linux
2 42 (42.86%) Finance
3 39 (39.80%) Oracle
4 36 (36.73%) Unix
5 34 (34.69%) Java
6 29 (29.59%) WebSphere
7 27 (27.55%) ITIL
8 24 (24.49%) IBM
9 22 (22.45%) WebLogic
10 21 (21.43%) Windows
10 21 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (20.41%) SQL
11 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
12 19 (19.39%) VMware
13 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
13 18 (18.37%) SOA
14 16 (16.33%) Banking
14 16 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (15.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (15.31%) Financial Institution
16 14 (14.29%) Firewall
16 14 (14.29%) Change Management
16 14 (14.29%) DNS
16 14 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
16 14 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
17 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database
17 13 (13.27%) WebSphere MQ
17 13 (13.27%) Shell Script
18 12 (12.24%) Red Hat
18 12 (12.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

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 29 (29.59%) WebSphere
2 22 (22.45%) WebLogic
3 14 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (11.22%) Apache
5 8 (8.16%) IIS
5 8 (8.16%) JBoss
5 8 (8.16%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.10%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.06%) Mule
8 3 (3.06%) Mule ESB
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (1.02%) Confluence
10 1 (1.02%) Jetty
10 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Documaker
2 1 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.02%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.06%) PaaS
4 2 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.29%) DNS
1 14 (14.29%) Firewall
2 11 (11.22%) SSL
3 10 (10.20%) HTTP
4 9 (9.18%) WAN
5 8 (8.16%) SAN
6 7 (7.14%) NAS
7 6 (6.12%) LAN
8 5 (5.10%) LDAP
9 4 (4.08%) DHCP
10 3 (3.06%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.06%) Wireless
11 2 (2.04%) BIG-IP
11 2 (2.04%) FCoE
11 2 (2.04%) FTP
11 2 (2.04%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.04%) MPLS
11 2 (2.04%) Multicast
11 2 (2.04%) VoIP
12 1 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.08%) DB2
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.06%) MySQL
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.04%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.04%) HBase
7 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) JIRA
2 6 (6.12%) Subversion
3 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.08%) Introscope
4 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.04%) Ant
5 2 (2.04%) jMock
5 2 (2.04%) JUnit
5 2 (2.04%) Selenium
5 2 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.02%) Appium
6 1 (1.02%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.02%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.02%) VisualVM
General
1 42 (42.86%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Banking
3 15 (15.31%) Financial Institution
4 11 (11.22%) Front Office
5 10 (10.20%) Investment Banking
6 7 (7.14%) Retail
7 4 (4.08%) Back Office
8 1 (1.02%) Advertising
8 1 (1.02%) Automotive
8 1 (1.02%) Billing
8 1 (1.02%) French Language
Job Titles
1 32 (32.65%) Developer
2 16 (16.33%) Architect
3 15 (15.31%) Consultant
4 9 (9.18%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Middleware Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Oracle Consultant
5 8 (8.16%) C++ Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Support Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Middleware Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 5 (5.10%) WebSphere Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Administrator
9 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Integration Developer
9 4 (4.08%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.08%) Java Middleware Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (11.22%) J2EE
2 11 (11.22%) JMS
2 11 (11.22%) Web Services
2 11 (11.22%) WebCenter
2 11 (11.22%) XML
3 10 (10.20%) Java EE
4 9 (9.18%) .NET
5 8 (8.16%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (6.12%) EJB
7 6 (6.12%) REST
7 6 (6.12%) Spring
8 5 (5.10%) Servlets
8 5 (5.10%) SOAP
9 4 (4.08%) XSLT
10 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.06%) JSP
10 3 (3.06%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (10.20%) Hedge funds
2 9 (9.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.12%) DataPower
4 6 (6.12%) Fixed Income
5 5 (5.10%) Equities
6 4 (4.08%) Clustering
7 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.06%) PKI
8 2 (2.04%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.04%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.04%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Exalogic
9 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (46.94%) Linux
2 36 (36.73%) Unix
3 21 (21.43%) Windows
4 15 (15.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
6 10 (10.20%) AIX
6 10 (10.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 9 (9.18%) Solaris
8 8 (8.16%) Windows Server
9 6 (6.12%) SUSE
10 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) ITIL
2 21 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.37%) SOA
4 14 (14.29%) Change Management
5 11 (11.22%) OO
6 9 (9.18%) Multithreading
7 8 (8.16%) AOP
7 8 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.14%) TDD
9 6 (6.12%) Asset Management
9 6 (6.12%) Load Balancing
9 6 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.12%) SDLC
9 6 (6.12%) Service Management
9 6 (6.12%) UML
10 5 (5.10%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (5.10%) ETL
10 5 (5.10%) Release Management
10 5 (5.10%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.69%) Java
2 20 (20.41%) SQL
3 13 (13.27%) Shell Script
4 10 (10.20%) C++
5 9 (9.18%) Perl
6 8 (8.16%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.12%) C#
8 5 (5.10%) Python
9 3 (3.06%) Jython
9 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.04%) PHP
10 2 (2.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (1.02%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.02%) Korn
11 1 (1.02%) Ruby
11 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) CISA
3 2 (2.04%) CISM
3 2 (2.04%) CISSP
3 2 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.02%) MCP
4 1 (1.02%) MCSE
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.10%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.06%) KVM
4 3 (3.06%) NFS
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.06%) SRDF
4 3 (3.06%) Xen
5 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (9.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (5.10%) Puppet
4 3 (3.06%) Control-M
4 3 (3.06%) Nagios
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (3.06%) SCCM
5 2 (2.04%) Ansible
5 2 (2.04%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.04%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.04%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.02%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.02%) Cacti
6 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.02%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (39.80%) Oracle
2 24 (24.49%) IBM
3 20 (20.41%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.39%) VMware
5 12 (12.24%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.18%) Siebel
7 6 (6.12%) Cisco
7 6 (6.12%) TIBCO
7 6 (6.12%) webMethods
8 5 (5.10%) EMC
9 4 (4.08%) AppDynamics
9 4 (4.08%) ATG
9 4 (4.08%) F5
9 4 (4.08%) NetApp
9 4 (4.08%) Software AG
9 4 (4.08%) Sybase
10 3 (3.06%) Intel
10 3 (3.06%) MuleSoft
10 3 (3.06%) Serena
10 3 (3.06%) WorldPay
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