The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 65 84 112
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +28
Contract jobs citing Middleware 65 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.62% 1.99% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.89% 7.43% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 25 17
Median daily rate £500 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £342 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £27.50 £47.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.48% +19.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -13.51%
Middleware
England

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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
657 794 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.52% 26.78% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 487 533
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 31
Median hourly rate £31.27 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.82% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Norfolk - 19 £395 - 1
Essex -15 13 £380 -30.90%
Suffolk +4 12 £575 +26.37% 1
Hertfordshire +20 9 £375 -16.66% 4
Bedfordshire +12 8 £575 +202.63%
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £503 +43.57% 3
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 of England region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 46 (40.35%) SOA
2 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 34 (29.82%) SOAP
3 33 (28.95%) REST
4 27 (23.68%) Oracle
5 23 (20.18%) Web Services
5 23 (20.18%) Linux
6 22 (19.30%) JBoss
6 22 (19.30%) XML
6 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
7 21 (18.42%) Windows
7 21 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (17.54%) JSON
9 19 (16.67%) .NET
9 19 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 19 (16.67%) Microservices
10 18 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (14.91%) C#
11 17 (14.91%) IBM
11 17 (14.91%) Software Engineering
12 16 (14.04%) Java
12 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
12 16 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (13.16%) Oracle Service Bus
13 15 (13.16%) Data Centre
13 15 (13.16%) Jenkins
14 14 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (12.28%) DevOps
14 14 (12.28%) Puppet
15 13 (11.40%) Reverse Engineering

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 22 (19.30%) JBoss
2 15 (13.16%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (10.53%) IIS
3 12 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (9.65%) WebLogic
5 10 (8.77%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (7.02%) Confluence
7 6 (5.26%) WebSphere
8 5 (4.39%) Apache
9 2 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.75%) Mule
9 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) AWD
3 1 (0.88%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 11 (9.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (4.39%) SaaS
4 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.88%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.40%) LAN
1 13 (11.40%) SAN
1 13 (11.40%) WAN
2 12 (10.53%) NAS
3 8 (7.02%) Firewall
4 5 (4.39%) DNS
4 5 (4.39%) Network Security
5 2 (1.75%) HTTP
6 1 (0.88%) FTP
6 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.88%) SSL
6 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.65%) MySQL
3 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.39%) DataStage
6 3 (2.63%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.75%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.75%) DB2
7 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.88%) Big Data
8 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 15 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.77%) EasyMock
3 10 (8.77%) Mockito
4 9 (7.89%) JIRA
5 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.75%) Grunt
6 2 (1.75%) gulp
6 2 (1.75%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.75%) Subversion
7 1 (0.88%) Ant
7 1 (0.88%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.88%) Maven
7 1 (0.88%) PVCS
7 1 (0.88%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.88%) VisualVM
7 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (9.65%) Retail
2 8 (7.02%) Finance
3 2 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Local Government
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (29.82%) Developer
2 29 (25.44%) Architect
3 15 (13.16%) Project Manager
3 15 (13.16%) Technical Architect
4 14 (12.28%) Java Developer
5 12 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (9.65%) SOA Developer
7 10 (8.77%) AWS DevOps
7 10 (8.77%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.89%) Consultant
9 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (6.14%) Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Designer
10 7 (6.14%) XML Developer
11 6 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) E-Commerce Architect
11 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 6 (5.26%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (29.82%) SOAP
2 33 (28.95%) REST
3 23 (20.18%) Web Services
4 22 (19.30%) XML
5 20 (17.54%) JSON
6 19 (16.67%) .NET
7 13 (11.40%) HTML
8 12 (10.53%) XSD
8 12 (10.53%) XSLT
9 11 (9.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (8.77%) Apache Camel
10 10 (8.77%) RESTful
10 10 (8.77%) WireMock
11 8 (7.02%) CSS
12 7 (6.14%) HTML5
13 6 (5.26%) WebSockets
14 5 (4.39%) WCF
15 4 (3.51%) jQuery
15 4 (3.51%) Node.js
15 4 (3.51%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 12 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (8.77%) Clustering
5 7 (6.14%) Data Integration
6 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.63%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.75%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.75%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.75%) PKI
8 2 (1.75%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.88%) DataPower
9 1 (0.88%) FMCG
9 1 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.88%) iPad
9 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.18%) Linux
2 21 (18.42%) Windows
3 11 (9.65%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.26%) Unix
5 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.63%) Solaris
6 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.35%) SOA
2 21 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.67%) Microservices
4 17 (14.91%) Software Engineering
5 14 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (12.28%) DevOps
6 13 (11.40%) Configuration Management
6 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
6 13 (11.40%) Reverse Engineering
7 12 (10.53%) High Availability
8 11 (9.65%) Low Latency
8 11 (9.65%) Open Source
8 11 (9.65%) Secure Coding
9 10 (8.77%) Data Modelling
9 10 (8.77%) Load Balancing
10 9 (7.89%) ETL
11 8 (7.02%) Migration
12 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2
12 7 (6.14%) User Stories
12 7 (6.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.91%) C#
2 16 (14.04%) Java
3 12 (10.53%) SQL
4 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.14%) Python
6 6 (5.26%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (4.39%) Jython
8 4 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) Groovy
9 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.75%) CISA
2 2 (1.75%) CISM
2 2 (1.75%) CISSP
2 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (0.88%) CCSP
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.88%) CRISC
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (12.28%) Puppet
2 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (1.75%) MOM
4 1 (0.88%) Nagios
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) Opsview
4 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.88%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.68%) Oracle
3 19 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 17 (14.91%) IBM
5 13 (11.40%) VMware
6 11 (9.65%) Citrix
6 11 (9.65%) WSO2
7 10 (8.77%) Google
8 8 (7.02%) SAP
9 7 (6.14%) Atlassian
10 5 (4.39%) BEA
11 4 (3.51%) hybris
11 4 (3.51%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.75%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.88%) Apigee
13 1 (0.88%) Intel Security
13 1 (0.88%) Mashery
13 1 (0.88%) Rally
13 1 (0.88%) Splunk
13 1 (0.88%) webMethods
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