The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 25 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.61% 0.76% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 2.94% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £340 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.90%
Middleware
West Sussex

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 Crawley region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 17.58% 25.95% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 4
Average daily rate £375 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) LDAP
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) F5
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
5 3 (37.50%) WebCenter
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 1 (12.50%) API Development
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (12.50%) FatWire
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) Solaris
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) OO

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (62.50%) Applications Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Applications Support
4 2 (25.00%) Web Applications Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Web Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) WebCenter
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) API Development
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) FatWire