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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 20 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.86% 2.06% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.79% 11.76% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £520 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £52.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-25.47% +34.61%
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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
19 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 18.10% 17.53% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 23
Average daily rate £450 £625 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +51.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £450 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) BladeLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Korn
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) BMC

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) FCoE
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) HBase
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Korn
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Jython
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) SRDF
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Nortel
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya