The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
England / East Midlands
Rank 93 62 79
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +17
Contract jobs citing Middleware 7 40 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% 2.51% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 9.01% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 5
Median daily rate £425 £438 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +21.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £268 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £584 £666
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
458 444 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.22% 27.82% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 259 159
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -9 3 £375 -11.24%
Nottinghamshire -11 3 - - 2
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 9 (40.91%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 4 (18.18%) Talend
4 4 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (18.18%) Apigee
4 4 (18.18%) Office Automation
4 4 (18.18%) Service Design
4 4 (18.18%) ITSM
4 4 (18.18%) webMethods
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Intel
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Security Management
5 3 (13.64%) Logistics
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Test Leader
2 2 (9.09%) Developer
2 2 (9.09%) Environment Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Integration Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Platform Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Tester
3 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
2 1 (4.55%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
2 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Change Management
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Data Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) ITSM
3 4 (18.18%) Office Automation
3 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Design
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Logistics
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Security Management
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.55%) Attack Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) C
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Apigee
2 4 (18.18%) Intel
2 4 (18.18%) Talend
2 4 (18.18%) webMethods
3 2 (9.09%) Veritas
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Telerik