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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 87 124 101
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -23
Contract jobs citing Middleware 40 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.52% 0.49% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.37% 1.76% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 10
Average daily rate
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£486 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £400 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £33.50 £35.80 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-19.47% +18.75%
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
745 796 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.37% 27.62% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 440 364
Average daily rate £388 £351 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.39% -3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 26
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.00 £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +16 9 £486 +21.56%
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £538 +2.38% 3
Suffolk - 9 £450 - 1
Essex +7 3 £625 - 1
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 37 (52.86%) Oracle
2 24 (34.29%) Web Services
3 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (31.43%) J2EE
5 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (27.14%) XML
6 19 (27.14%) .NET
7 18 (25.71%) Finance
8 16 (22.86%) Linux
8 16 (22.86%) SOA
8 16 (22.86%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (21.43%) UML
9 15 (21.43%) Java
10 14 (20.00%) WebLogic
11 12 (17.14%) Project Management
11 12 (17.14%) SQL
11 12 (17.14%) BMC
11 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 11 (15.71%) EMC
12 11 (15.71%) Cisco
12 11 (15.71%) Solaris
12 11 (15.71%) BMC PATROL
13 10 (14.29%) TOGAF
13 10 (14.29%) SAP
13 10 (14.29%) F5
14 9 (12.86%) WebSphere
14 9 (12.86%) Legal
15 8 (11.43%) HTML
15 8 (11.43%) ITIL
15 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 16 (22.86%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (12.86%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.71%) Documentum
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.86%) Apache
7 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.43%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.43%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.86%) Agresso
3 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) PaaS
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) LDAP
1 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.43%) DNS
1 1 (1.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.86%) OLAP
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 7 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 7 (10.00%) AccuRev
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.43%) NWDS
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Legal
3 7 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (4.29%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Architect
2 17 (24.29%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (17.14%) Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Integration Architect
7 6 (8.57%) BizTalk Consultant
8 4 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Applications Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Integration Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) AWS Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Middleware Architect
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) Web Services
2 22 (31.43%) J2EE
3 19 (27.14%) .NET
3 19 (27.14%) XML
4 8 (11.43%) HTML
5 7 (10.00%) XSLT
5 7 (10.00%) JAXB
5 7 (10.00%) WCF
5 7 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (8.57%) SAP PI
6 6 (8.57%) TopLink
7 4 (5.71%) Ajax
8 2 (2.86%) SOAP
8 2 (2.86%) REST
9 1 (1.43%) CSS3
9 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.43%) Apache Camel
9 1 (1.43%) Play Framework
9 1 (1.43%) HTML5
9 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.43%) PKI
4 1 (1.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 11 (15.71%) Solaris
3 2 (2.86%) Windows
4 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) SOA
3 15 (21.43%) UML
4 12 (17.14%) Project Management
5 10 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 8 (11.43%) ITIL
7 7 (10.00%) OOD
7 7 (10.00%) Web Development
7 7 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.57%) Business Transformation
8 6 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (7.14%) Resource Management
9 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 5 (7.14%) Matrix Management
9 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) Java
2 12 (17.14%) SQL
3 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.86%) VBScript
6 1 (1.43%) ABAP
6 1 (1.43%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.43%) Ruby
6 1 (1.43%) Perl
6 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.43%) Scala
6 1 (1.43%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.43%) C-shell
6 1 (1.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Sun Certification
2 4 (5.71%) ISEB
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.71%) MCPD
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Oracle
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) BMC
3 11 (15.71%) EMC
3 11 (15.71%) Cisco
4 10 (14.29%) SAP
4 10 (14.29%) F5
5 7 (10.00%) Sun
6 5 (7.14%) webMethods
7 4 (5.71%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.29%) IBM
9 2 (2.86%) BEA
9 2 (2.86%) Talend
10 1 (1.43%) Remedy
10 1 (1.43%) VMware
10 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.43%) HP
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