The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 60 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Middleware 32 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.27% 0.82% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.23% 4.62% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 2
Median daily rate £440 £450 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £480 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.13 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -25.47%
Middleware
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
285 260 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.24% 17.81% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 151 224
Median daily rate £375 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 34 (42.50%) Finance
2 28 (35.00%) Linux
3 27 (33.75%) SQL
4 25 (31.25%) Oracle
5 23 (28.75%) Banking
6 21 (26.25%) WebSphere
7 18 (22.50%) Migration
7 18 (22.50%) Java
8 16 (20.00%) JBoss
8 16 (20.00%) Solaris
9 15 (18.75%) Data Centre
10 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
10 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
10 14 (17.50%) AIX
10 14 (17.50%) HPUX
10 14 (17.50%) Web Services
11 13 (16.25%) C#
11 13 (16.25%) SOA
11 13 (16.25%) DevOps
12 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (15.00%) Tomcat
13 11 (13.75%) .NET
13 11 (13.75%) Law
14 10 (12.50%) Windows
15 9 (11.25%) ETL
15 9 (11.25%) Unit4 Business World
15 9 (11.25%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (11.25%) Integration Testing
16 8 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (10.00%) Maven

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 21 (26.25%) WebSphere
2 16 (20.00%) JBoss
3 12 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (11.25%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (8.75%) WebLogic
6 5 (6.25%) Apache
7 4 (5.00%) IIS
7 4 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.50%) ColdFusion
8 2 (2.50%) Confluence
8 2 (2.50%) nginx
9 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.25%) NServiceBus
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.25%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) DNS
2 3 (3.75%) DHCP
2 3 (3.75%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) FTP
3 2 (2.50%) Internet
3 2 (2.50%) IPsec
3 2 (2.50%) SSL
3 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.50%) WAN
4 1 (1.25%) DDNS
4 1 (1.25%) Firewall
4 1 (1.25%) LAN
4 1 (1.25%) NAS
4 1 (1.25%) Network Security
4 1 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Maven
2 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.25%) Subversion
3 4 (5.00%) Ant
4 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
General
1 34 (42.50%) Finance
2 23 (28.75%) Banking
3 11 (13.75%) Law
4 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 5 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Architect
2 20 (25.00%) Developer
3 15 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (11.25%) BizTalk Developer
4 9 (11.25%) Consultant
5 8 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.75%) Middleware Consultant
6 7 (8.75%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.25%) Designer
7 5 (6.25%) IT Manager
7 5 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Environment Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Linux Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Middleware Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Middleware Project Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Data Centre Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) Web Services
2 11 (13.75%) .NET
3 7 (8.75%) Java EE
3 7 (8.75%) Spring
4 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.25%) XML
6 4 (5.00%) Struts
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.50%) Drools
8 2 (2.50%) EclipseLink
8 2 (2.50%) jBPM
8 2 (2.50%) JMS
8 2 (2.50%) JPA
8 2 (2.50%) LAMP
8 2 (2.50%) RESTful
8 2 (2.50%) TopLink
8 2 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (2.50%) WSDL
8 2 (2.50%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.25%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.00%) Linux
2 16 (20.00%) Solaris
3 14 (17.50%) AIX
3 14 (17.50%) HPUX
4 10 (12.50%) Windows
5 8 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.75%) Unix
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.50%) zOS
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Migration
2 13 (16.25%) DevOps
2 13 (16.25%) SOA
3 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.25%) ETL
4 9 (11.25%) Integration Testing
5 8 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.00%) Open Source
6 7 (8.75%) ERP
6 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.00%) OO
7 4 (5.00%) OOD
7 4 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Regression Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Release Management
7 4 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.75%) High Availability
8 3 (3.75%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.75%) SQL
2 18 (22.50%) Java
3 13 (16.25%) C#
4 4 (5.00%) Perl
4 4 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (2.50%) AspectJ
5 2 (2.50%) C++
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 2 (2.50%) VBA
6 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.25%) VB
6 1 (1.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) Xen
3 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Puppet
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 25 (31.25%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.00%) IBM
4 7 (8.75%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.00%) IBM Sterling
5 4 (5.00%) VMware
5 4 (5.00%) webMethods
6 3 (3.75%) HP
7 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.50%) Sybase
7 2 (2.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix
8 1 (1.25%) EMC
8 1 (1.25%) Google
8 1 (1.25%) Teradata
8 1 (1.25%) Veritas
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