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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 13 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.13% 1.90% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 7.14% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate £525 - £550
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
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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
21 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 32.81% 26.67% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 22
Average daily rate £478 £425 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.47% -21.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £145 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £615 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.26% -
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 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 13 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Axway
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Build and Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Build Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Configuration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) LINC
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Control-M
2 2 (66.67%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Axway
1 2 (66.67%) BEA
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Nokia
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Unisys