The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 21 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.06% 5.33% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.00% 31.03% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate
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£650 £520 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £423
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-19.47% +18.75%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
25 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.51% 17.16% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 17
Average daily rate £425 £445 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +91.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £228 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) BladeLogic
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Jython
5 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 2 (33.33%) Korn
5 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (33.33%) Symantec
5 2 (33.33%) BMC
5 2 (33.33%) CA
5 2 (33.33%) Nokia
5 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) Internet

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) FCoE
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) HBase
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) Jython
2 2 (33.33%) Korn
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) SRDF
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Nortel
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) BMC
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (33.33%) Nokia
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) DataSynapse
4 1 (16.67%) 29West
4 1 (16.67%) Sybase
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Intel