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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 70 120 89
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -31
Contract jobs citing Middleware 55 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.08% 0.83% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.27% 3.01% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 8 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +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
757 865 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.69% 27.74% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 489 342
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 33
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +2.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £26.00 £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Middleware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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
Cambridgeshire +19 20 £350 -33.33%
Suffolk - 11 £450 -
Essex +9 9 £550 +89.65% 2
Hertfordshire +9 8 £473 -10.00%
Bedfordshire +1 7 £325 -43.47% 2
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 44 (52.38%) Oracle
2 26 (30.95%) SOA
3 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
4 24 (28.57%) WebLogic
4 24 (28.57%) Linux
5 21 (25.00%) Web Services
6 20 (23.81%) XML
6 20 (23.81%) .NET
6 20 (23.81%) J2EE
7 18 (21.43%) Java
7 18 (21.43%) Finance
8 17 (20.24%) UML
9 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (15.48%) BMC
12 12 (14.29%) Project Management
12 12 (14.29%) Tomcat
12 12 (14.29%) Cisco
12 12 (14.29%) EMC
12 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
12 12 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
13 11 (13.10%) Solaris
13 11 (13.10%) SAP
13 11 (13.10%) BMC PATROL
14 10 (11.90%) ITIL
14 10 (11.90%) Oracle Forms
14 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
14 10 (11.90%) F5
14 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
15 9 (10.71%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 15 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.52%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (8.33%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.76%) Documentum
7 3 (3.57%) Mule
8 2 (2.38%) Apache
9 1 (1.19%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.19%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Agresso
1 2 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.19%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (1.19%) IaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.19%) SSH
2 1 (1.19%) LDAP
2 1 (1.19%) VPN
2 1 (1.19%) DNS
2 1 (1.19%) ADSL
2 1 (1.19%) LAN
2 1 (1.19%) WAN
2 1 (1.19%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.38%) OLAP
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (8.33%) AccuRev
2 7 (8.33%) LoadRunner
3 4 (4.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.19%) NWDS
4 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (21.43%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Retail
3 6 (7.14%) Legal
4 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 3 (3.57%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Architect
2 24 (28.57%) Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (15.48%) Analyst
5 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (13.10%) Project Manager
5 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (9.52%) Consultant
6 8 (9.52%) Integration Architect
6 8 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.14%) BizTalk Consultant
9 5 (5.95%) AWS Developer
10 4 (4.76%) Integration Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) Applications Architect
11 3 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
11 3 (3.57%) .NET Architect
11 3 (3.57%) Middleware Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) Web Services
2 20 (23.81%) XML
2 20 (23.81%) .NET
2 20 (23.81%) J2EE
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (8.33%) WCF
5 6 (7.14%) SAP PI
6 5 (5.95%) HTML
6 5 (5.95%) SOAP
7 4 (4.76%) JAXB
7 4 (4.76%) Struts
7 4 (4.76%) XSLT
7 4 (4.76%) .NET Framework
8 3 (3.57%) JMS
8 3 (3.57%) TopLink
9 2 (2.38%) REST
10 1 (1.19%) Ajax
10 1 (1.19%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.19%) Django
10 1 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.19%) PKI
3 1 (1.19%) iPhone
3 1 (1.19%) Open Source
3 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Linux
2 11 (13.10%) Solaris
3 3 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.19%) UNIX
4 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) SOA
2 17 (20.24%) UML
3 16 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.29%) Project Management
4 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 10 (11.90%) ITIL
6 8 (9.52%) ITSM
7 7 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (8.33%) Change Management
8 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.95%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.95%) Business Transformation
9 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.95%) Migration
9 5 (5.95%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.76%) ERP
10 4 (4.76%) OOD
10 4 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) Java
2 9 (10.71%) SQL
3 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.76%) Perl
3 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (1.19%) Ruby
5 1 (1.19%) Scala
5 1 (1.19%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.19%) C-shell
5 1 (1.19%) ABAP
5 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.19%) C#
5 1 (1.19%) Python
5 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (7.14%) MCPD
2 3 (3.57%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.38%) ISEB
4 1 (1.19%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 44 (52.38%) Oracle
2 13 (15.48%) BMC
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco
3 12 (14.29%) EMC
4 11 (13.10%) SAP
5 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.90%) F5
6 5 (5.95%) TIBCO
6 5 (5.95%) Sun
6 5 (5.95%) IBM
7 2 (2.38%) VMware
7 2 (2.38%) Software AG
7 2 (2.38%) webMethods
7 2 (2.38%) Remedy
8 1 (1.19%) Mitel
8 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.19%) Talend
8 1 (1.19%) RightFax
8 1 (1.19%) HP
8 1 (1.19%) Dell
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