The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Middleware Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Developer
Rank 579 585 572
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Developer 51 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.058% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.061% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 6
Median daily rate £413 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £350 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £463
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.00 -
Middleware Developer
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
47342 48920 45504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.83% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31086 31590 28112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1402 1847 1880
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Middleware Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London +9 18 £450 +2.85% 1
North West +8 14 £415 +3.75%
South East 0 10 £378 -23.35% 1
East Midlands +4 3 £355 -
Yorkshire +4 2 £470 +7.42%
West Midlands - 2 £375 - 1
East of England +8 1 £250 -35.06% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Middleware Developer
UK

Middleware Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Middleware Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 116 (100.00%) Middleware
2 54 (46.55%) Java
3 50 (43.10%) WebSphere
4 44 (37.93%) Oracle
5 37 (31.90%) IBM
6 36 (31.03%) Linux
7 34 (29.31%) Unix
8 32 (27.59%) IBM Integration Bus
8 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (24.14%) Web Services
9 28 (24.14%) XML
10 24 (20.69%) DataPower
11 23 (19.83%) Subversion
12 22 (18.97%) WebSphere MQ
12 22 (18.97%) webMethods
13 21 (18.10%) Shell Script
13 21 (18.10%) SQL
14 19 (16.38%) RESTful
15 18 (15.52%) J2EE
16 17 (14.66%) SOAP
16 17 (14.66%) XSLT
16 17 (14.66%) SOA
16 17 (14.66%) Finance
17 16 (13.79%) AIX
18 14 (12.07%) NoSQL
18 14 (12.07%) JMS
18 14 (12.07%) Intel
19 13 (11.21%) Red Hat
19 13 (11.21%) C
19 13 (11.21%) REST

Middleware Developer 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 50 (43.10%) WebSphere
2 12 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 9 (7.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (7.76%) Tuxedo
3 9 (7.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.45%) Apache
5 4 (3.45%) JBoss
5 4 (3.45%) TPMS
6 3 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (2.59%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.59%) IIS
6 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.86%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 1 (0.86%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.86%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) SSL
2 9 (7.76%) DNS
3 7 (6.03%) Firewall
4 3 (2.59%) FTP
4 3 (2.59%) HTTP
5 1 (0.86%) Internet
5 1 (0.86%) LDAP
5 1 (0.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) NoSQL
2 13 (11.21%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
5 9 (7.76%) DB2
6 7 (6.03%) Couchbase
6 7 (6.03%) CouchDB
6 7 (6.03%) RDBMS
6 7 (6.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (6.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.59%) MySQL
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.86%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 23 (19.83%) Subversion
2 8 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.03%) JDeveloper
3 7 (6.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (5.17%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.17%) JUnit
5 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.45%) JIRA
6 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.72%) Introscope
7 2 (1.72%) jMock
8 1 (0.86%) Grunt
8 1 (0.86%) gulp
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.86%) Selenium
8 1 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (14.66%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Retail
3 7 (6.03%) Banking
3 7 (6.03%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.59%) Front Office
6 2 (1.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (100.00%) Middleware
2 32 (27.59%) IBM Integration Bus
3 28 (24.14%) Web Services
3 28 (24.14%) XML
4 22 (18.97%) WebSphere MQ
5 19 (16.38%) RESTful
6 18 (15.52%) J2EE
7 17 (14.66%) SOAP
7 17 (14.66%) XSLT
8 14 (12.07%) JMS
9 13 (11.21%) REST
10 11 (9.48%) Spring
11 10 (8.62%) .NET
12 9 (7.76%) Akka
12 9 (7.76%) Apache Camel
12 9 (7.76%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (6.90%) JAX-WS
14 7 (6.03%) JAX-RPC
14 7 (6.03%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.69%) DataPower
2 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.76%) Fixed Income
4 7 (6.03%) Equities
4 7 (6.03%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.03%) Virtual Team
5 6 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.72%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.72%) Digital TV
7 2 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.72%) IVR
7 2 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.72%) STB
8 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.86%) Clustering
8 1 (0.86%) FMCG
8 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.03%) Linux
2 34 (29.31%) Unix
3 16 (13.79%) AIX
4 13 (11.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (10.34%) Windows
6 10 (8.62%) VME
7 9 (7.76%) Solaris
7 9 (7.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (6.03%) SUSE
9 4 (3.45%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (14.66%) SOA
3 9 (7.76%) ITIL
3 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (7.76%) TDD
4 7 (6.03%) Asset Management
4 7 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (6.03%) Data Modelling
4 7 (6.03%) ERP
4 7 (6.03%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (4.31%) EAI
6 4 (3.45%) BDD
6 4 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (3.45%) Migration
6 4 (3.45%) OO
6 4 (3.45%) Web Development
7 3 (2.59%) ETL
7 3 (2.59%) Software Engineering
7 3 (2.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 54 (46.55%) Java
2 21 (18.10%) Shell Script
2 21 (18.10%) SQL
3 13 (11.21%) C
4 11 (9.48%) COBOL
5 10 (8.62%) Bash Shell
5 10 (8.62%) C#
6 9 (7.76%) Perl
6 9 (7.76%) PL/SQL
7 8 (6.90%) Scala
8 4 (3.45%) Python
9 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.59%) PHP
10 2 (1.72%) C++
10 2 (1.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.86%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.31%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.86%) NDS
2 1 (0.86%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (37.93%) Oracle
2 37 (31.90%) IBM
3 22 (18.97%) webMethods
4 14 (12.07%) Intel
5 13 (11.21%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.90%) Apigee
7 8 (6.90%) ICL
8 7 (6.03%) Serena
8 7 (6.03%) Software AG
9 6 (5.17%) CA
9 6 (5.17%) Micro Focus
10 4 (3.45%) Sybase
11 3 (2.59%) Adobe
11 3 (2.59%) ATG
11 3 (2.59%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.72%) BEA
12 2 (1.72%) Murex
12 2 (1.72%) SAP
13 1 (0.86%) Sun