The first table below looks at the demand for the Middleware Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 Job Titles advertised for the England 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware Developer
Rank 567 536 -
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Developer 7 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.017% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£543 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £450 £380
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45632 43161 48999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.45% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28179 25919 27988
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1967 2541
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Middleware Developer
UK

Middleware Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Middleware Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Middleware Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Middleware Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Middleware Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Middleware Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Middleware Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Middleware Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Middleware Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
London +15 4 £650 - 1
North West - 2 £435 - 1
South East - - - -
South West - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 3
Middleware Developer
UK

Middleware Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Middleware Developer in their job title 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 with Middleware Developer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Middleware
2 17 (77.27%) Java
3 14 (63.64%) Maven
4 13 (59.09%) XML
5 12 (54.55%) Web Services
5 12 (54.55%) JBoss
5 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (50.00%) UML
7 10 (45.45%) JMS
7 10 (45.45%) TDD
8 9 (40.91%) Java EE
8 9 (40.91%) JSON
8 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
9 8 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (36.36%) Subversion
9 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (36.36%) REST
9 8 (36.36%) RUP
10 7 (31.82%) Linux
10 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
10 7 (31.82%) SOAP
10 7 (31.82%) XSD
10 7 (31.82%) Spring
11 6 (27.27%) Scrum
11 6 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (27.27%) JIRA
11 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
11 6 (27.27%) OSGi
11 6 (27.27%) Confluence
11 6 (27.27%) Release Management

Middleware Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Middleware Developer in their job title 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 with Middleware Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) Confluence
1 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) JCAPS
4 1 (4.55%) Jetty
4 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
5 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (9.09%) Apache Hive
5 2 (9.09%) CouchDB
5 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.09%) Impala
5 2 (9.09%) Couchbase
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Maven
2 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
3 8 (36.36%) Subversion
4 6 (27.27%) JIRA
4 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 5 (22.73%) JUnit
6 4 (18.18%) jMock
7 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (9.09%) Ant
7 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
8 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
8 1 (4.55%) ClearQuest
8 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Front Office
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) Middleware
2 13 (59.09%) XML
3 12 (54.55%) Web Services
4 10 (45.45%) JMS
5 9 (40.91%) Java EE
5 9 (40.91%) JSON
6 8 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (36.36%) REST
7 7 (31.82%) SOAP
7 7 (31.82%) XSD
7 7 (31.82%) Spring
8 6 (27.27%) OSGi
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Camel
9 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
10 4 (18.18%) JTA
10 4 (18.18%) J2EE
10 4 (18.18%) JTS
11 3 (13.64%) FpML
11 3 (13.64%) JAXB
11 3 (13.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) UML
3 10 (45.45%) TDD
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) RUP
5 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
6 6 (27.27%) Release Management
6 6 (27.27%) DSDM
6 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 5 (22.73%) OO
8 4 (18.18%) BDD
9 3 (13.64%) SOA
10 2 (9.09%) Web Development
10 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 2 (9.09%) Project Management
10 2 (9.09%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) XPath
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) JBoss
2 6 (27.27%) Atlassian
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) Sybase
5 3 (13.64%) Bloomberg
5 3 (13.64%) Fidessa
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) Murex
6 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
6 2 (9.09%) Sun
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) ION Trading
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