The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 68 42 60
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Contract jobs citing Middleware 14 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 2.06% 0.098%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.03% 11.11% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate
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£408 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £407 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
347 189 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.02% 18.55% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 77 52
Average daily rate £400 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Middleware
Scotland

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Banking
3 12 (38.71%) Oracle
4 9 (29.03%) Java
4 9 (29.03%) IBM
4 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
5 8 (25.81%) UNIX
5 8 (25.81%) Windows
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
7 6 (19.35%) Linux
7 6 (19.35%) Firewall
7 6 (19.35%) Replication
7 6 (19.35%) Mainframe
7 6 (19.35%) Java EE
8 5 (16.13%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (16.13%) SOA
8 5 (16.13%) AIX
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (16.13%) HTTP
8 5 (16.13%) HTML
8 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 4 (12.90%) DB2
9 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.90%) EMC
9 4 (12.90%) SAN
9 4 (12.90%) CICS
9 4 (12.90%) CA

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
2 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (12.90%) CICS
5 3 (9.68%) Apache
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) HTTP
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) NAS
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Introscope
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.68%) JBuilder
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) International Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
1 6 (19.35%) Developer
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Middleware Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Environment Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Portal Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Build Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Java EE
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (9.68%) JSR 168
4 3 (9.68%) Struts2
4 3 (9.68%) JSR 286
4 3 (9.68%) CSS3
4 3 (9.68%) EJB
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) Struts
5 1 (3.23%) RichFaces
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) XSLT
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Replication
1 6 (19.35%) Mainframe
2 5 (16.13%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (9.68%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) UNIX
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) AIX
4 4 (12.90%) zOS
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) SOA
2 4 (12.90%) Network Design
2 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
3 3 (9.68%) System Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Performance Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
4 2 (6.45%) Validation
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.23%) BPMN
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Python
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (3.23%) Jython
6 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.90%) SRDF
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) CA Wily
2 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) IBM
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) EMC
4 4 (12.90%) CA
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Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago