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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 59 98 123
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +25
Contract jobs citing Middleware 70 52 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.75% 1.67% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.51% 6.23% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 17 16
Median daily rate £500 £385 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% -14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £23.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +60.00%
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
666 835 888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.13% 26.78% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 545 558
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 26
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.94 £19.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £40.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 July 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 30 July 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 - 24 £275 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 12 £550 +42.85% 1
Suffolk - 11 £575 -
Hertfordshire +21 10 £375 -16.66% 7
Essex -18 7 £380 -30.90%
Bedfordshire +5 6 £600 - 1
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 38 (30.89%) Oracle
2 37 (30.08%) SOA
3 35 (28.46%) Linux
4 29 (23.58%) Microsoft
5 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (21.95%) Git (software)
7 26 (21.14%) SOAP
8 25 (20.33%) REST
9 21 (17.07%) JSON
10 20 (16.26%) Windows
10 20 (16.26%) Data Centre
11 19 (15.45%) Puppet
11 19 (15.45%) Jenkins
11 19 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (15.45%) XML
11 19 (15.45%) Java
11 19 (15.45%) SAN
12 18 (14.63%) DevOps
13 17 (13.82%) Configuration Management
14 16 (13.01%) Finance
14 16 (13.01%) Web Services
14 16 (13.01%) ERP
15 15 (12.20%) SQL Server
15 15 (12.20%) VMware
15 15 (12.20%) IBM
15 15 (12.20%) Red Hat
15 15 (12.20%) RESTful
16 14 (11.38%) C#
16 14 (11.38%) HTML
16 14 (11.38%) JBoss

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 14 (11.38%) JBoss
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle Service Bus
2 12 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 11 (8.94%) IIS
4 9 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (6.50%) Apache ServiceMix
6 6 (4.88%) Apache
6 6 (4.88%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.25%) Confluence
8 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.63%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.81%) Mule
9 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.44%) BigMachines
2 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.45%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 13 (10.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (4.07%) SaaS
4 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.45%) SAN
2 13 (10.57%) LAN
2 13 (10.57%) WAN
3 12 (9.76%) Firewall
3 12 (9.76%) NAS
4 7 (5.69%) Network Security
5 5 (4.07%) DNS
6 4 (3.25%) HTTP
7 3 (2.44%) SSL
7 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.81%) FTP
8 1 (0.81%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) MySQL
2 9 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.07%) DataStage
5 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.44%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.63%) DB2
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.81%) Big Data
7 1 (0.81%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.45%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.50%) EasyMock
3 8 (6.50%) Mockito
4 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.07%) JIRA
6 4 (3.25%) Subversion
7 2 (1.63%) Grunt
7 2 (1.63%) gulp
7 2 (1.63%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.81%) Ant
8 1 (0.81%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.81%) Maven
8 1 (0.81%) PVCS
8 1 (0.81%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (13.01%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Retail
3 5 (4.07%) Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Billing
4 3 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Local Government
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (23.58%) Developer
2 24 (19.51%) Architect
3 15 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.76%) AWS DevOps
4 12 (9.76%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (8.94%) Analyst
5 11 (8.94%) Designer
6 10 (8.13%) Consultant
6 10 (8.13%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.32%) Technical Architect
8 8 (6.50%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (6.50%) SOA Developer
9 7 (5.69%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (5.69%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (4.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.14%) SOAP
2 25 (20.33%) REST
3 21 (17.07%) JSON
4 19 (15.45%) XML
5 16 (13.01%) Web Services
6 15 (12.20%) RESTful
7 14 (11.38%) HTML
8 13 (10.57%) .NET
9 11 (8.94%) CSS
10 10 (8.13%) HTML5
11 9 (7.32%) WebSockets
11 9 (7.32%) XSD
11 9 (7.32%) XSLT
12 8 (6.50%) Apache Camel
12 8 (6.50%) WireMock
13 7 (5.69%) AngularJS
13 7 (5.69%) jQuery
13 7 (5.69%) OAuth
13 7 (5.69%) Sass
13 7 (5.69%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.26%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.13%) Clustering
4 8 (6.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.07%) SWIFT
6 4 (3.25%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.44%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.63%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.63%) PKI
8 2 (1.63%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) FMCG
9 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.81%) iPad
9 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.46%) Linux
2 20 (16.26%) Windows
3 11 (8.94%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.50%) Unix
5 7 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.44%) Solaris
7 1 (0.81%) AIX
7 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.08%) SOA
2 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.63%) DevOps
4 17 (13.82%) Configuration Management
5 16 (13.01%) ERP
6 14 (11.38%) Software Engineering
7 13 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (10.57%) E-Commerce
8 12 (9.76%) Microservices
8 12 (9.76%) SDLC
8 12 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (8.94%) High Availability
9 11 (8.94%) Open Source
9 11 (8.94%) Secure Coding
10 10 (8.13%) Load Balancing
10 10 (8.13%) Programme Management
10 10 (8.13%) Project Management
11 9 (7.32%) Build Automation
11 9 (7.32%) Reverse Engineering
11 9 (7.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.45%) Java
2 14 (11.38%) C#
3 12 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.13%) SQL
5 9 (7.32%) CoffeeScript
6 8 (6.50%) Python
7 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.07%) Jython
9 3 (2.44%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.44%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.63%) AWK
10 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.63%) sed
11 1 (0.81%) Groovy
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
11 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.63%) CISA
2 2 (1.63%) CISM
2 2 (1.63%) CISSP
2 2 (1.63%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (0.81%) CCSP
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.81%) CRISC
3 1 (0.81%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) SEPA
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.63%) Docker
4 1 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (15.45%) Puppet
2 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.81%) Terraform
5 1 (0.81%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 38 (30.89%) Oracle
2 29 (23.58%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.20%) IBM
3 15 (12.20%) Red Hat
3 15 (12.20%) VMware
4 11 (8.94%) Citrix
4 11 (8.94%) WSO2
5 8 (6.50%) Google
5 8 (6.50%) SAP
6 6 (4.88%) webMethods
7 5 (4.07%) BEA
8 4 (3.25%) Atlassian
8 4 (3.25%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.44%) HP
9 3 (2.44%) hybris
10 2 (1.63%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.81%) Cisco
11 1 (0.81%) EMC
11 1 (0.81%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.81%) Rally
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