The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Middleware Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Architect
Rank 597 618 606
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Architect 20 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.036% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.038% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 12
Median daily rate £563 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £403 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Middleware Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46288 49909 49165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30548 32428 30599
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 1920 2004
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Middleware Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Middleware Architect in the job title.

Middleware Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Middleware Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Middleware Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Middleware Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Middleware Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Middleware Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware Architect across the England region.

Middleware Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Middleware Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
East Midlands - 5 £550 -
South East +12 4 £615 +27.46% 1
North West +3 4 £455 -15.34%
Yorkshire +17 3 £700 +40.35%
London +5 2 £600 -
West Midlands - 2 £455 -
Middleware Architect
UK

Middleware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Middleware Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Middleware Architect in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Middleware
2 19 (44.19%) SOAP
3 14 (32.56%) TOGAF
4 11 (25.58%) TIBCO
4 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
4 11 (25.58%) REST
5 10 (23.26%) TIBCO EMS
5 10 (23.26%) Axway
5 10 (23.26%) BusinessWorks
5 10 (23.26%) MQSeries
6 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (16.28%) Finance
8 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
8 6 (13.95%) SOA
8 6 (13.95%) Oracle
8 6 (13.95%) XML
8 6 (13.95%) Java
9 5 (11.63%) Microservices
9 5 (11.63%) .NET
9 5 (11.63%) XSLT
9 5 (11.63%) Toad
9 5 (11.63%) IBM
9 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (11.63%) IBM Integration Bus
9 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
9 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.63%) Coaching
10 4 (9.30%) Spring
10 4 (9.30%) J2EE

Middleware Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
2 10 (23.26%) MQSeries
3 3 (6.98%) Tuxedo
4 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.33%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) FTP
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Toad
2 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Maven
2 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) Middleware
2 19 (44.19%) SOAP
3 11 (25.58%) REST
4 10 (23.26%) TIBCO EMS
5 6 (13.95%) XML
6 5 (11.63%) .NET
6 5 (11.63%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (11.63%) XSLT
7 4 (9.30%) J2EE
7 4 (9.30%) Spring
8 3 (6.98%) Velocity
8 3 (6.98%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (4.65%) CSS
9 2 (4.65%) CSS3
9 2 (4.65%) HTML
9 2 (4.65%) HTML5
9 2 (4.65%) MSMQ
9 2 (4.65%) Spring Boot
9 2 (4.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) DataPower
3 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) AIX
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) TOGAF
2 8 (18.60%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.95%) Service Delivery
3 6 (13.95%) SOA
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) Coaching
4 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
4 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.63%) Microservices
5 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (6.98%) Service Management
5 3 (6.98%) Unified Process
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) EAI
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
1 1 (2.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Grafana
1 1 (2.33%) Graphite
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) TIBCO
2 10 (23.26%) Axway
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) IBM
5 3 (6.98%) Apigee
5 3 (6.98%) MuleSoft
5 3 (6.98%) webMethods
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.65%) Splunk
7 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.33%) Endeca
7 1 (2.33%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) New Relic
7 1 (2.33%) Pega
7 1 (2.33%) WSO2