The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 42 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.85% 2.07% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 8.51% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£650 £469 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.66% +23.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
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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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 94 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 27.12% 24.29% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 62 35
Average daily rate £325 £325 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £318 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.75 £33.25 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Middleware across the Coventry region.

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Coventry region.

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) SSADM
4 2 (25.00%) RUP
4 2 (25.00%) DSDM
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Content Management
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) FatWire
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Games Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) SAP PI
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (25.00%) SCADA
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Xbox
2 1 (12.50%) PlayStation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) SSADM
3 2 (25.00%) RUP
3 2 (25.00%) DSDM
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) FatWire
2 2 (25.00%) Pega
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (25.00%) hybris
2 2 (25.00%) Guidewire
2 2 (25.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (12.50%) Facebook
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO