The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Middleware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Engineer
Rank 561 602 613
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 34 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.033% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.035% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +37.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Middleware Engineer
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
43594 48186 48136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28781 31160 30947
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1514 1892 2018
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Middleware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Middleware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Middleware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Middleware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Middleware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Middleware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Middleware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Middleware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Middleware Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +6 12 £450 +9.75% 1
South East +33 9 £370 +8.82% 1
North West - 6 £425 -
North East -34 2 £420 +27.27%
East of England - 2 £450 -
Yorkshire - 2 £486 -
Middleware Engineer
UK

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Middleware Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Middleware
2 42 (70.00%) Unix
3 35 (58.33%) Oracle
4 32 (53.33%) WebLogic
4 32 (53.33%) Linux
5 29 (48.33%) Perl
6 25 (41.67%) ITIL
7 24 (40.00%) Solaris
8 23 (38.33%) Apache
9 19 (31.67%) Tomcat
9 19 (31.67%) Windows
10 18 (30.00%) High Availability
11 16 (26.67%) AIX
11 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
11 16 (26.67%) WebCenter
12 15 (25.00%) Change Management
13 14 (23.33%) JBoss
13 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
14 13 (21.67%) Python
15 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
15 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
16 11 (18.33%) Service Management
16 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
17 10 (16.67%) Java
17 10 (16.67%) Puppet
17 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
18 9 (15.00%) ServiceNow
18 9 (15.00%) DevOps
18 9 (15.00%) IBM

Middleware Engineer 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 32 (53.33%) WebLogic
2 23 (38.33%) Apache
3 19 (31.67%) Tomcat
4 14 (23.33%) JBoss
5 8 (13.33%) WebSphere
6 6 (10.00%) IIS
6 6 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (8.33%) nginx
7 5 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (5.00%) MQSeries
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle 10gAS
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (3.33%) Confluence
9 2 (3.33%) Tuxedo
10 1 (1.67%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) GitHub
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Boomi
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) DNS
1 9 (15.00%) Firewall
2 8 (13.33%) Internet
3 7 (11.67%) SSL
3 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.33%) Kerberos
4 5 (8.33%) LDAP
5 4 (6.67%) HTTP
6 3 (5.00%) SAN
7 1 (1.67%) Intranet
7 1 (1.67%) SMTP
7 1 (1.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) DB2
3 1 (1.67%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) JIRA
4 4 (6.67%) Subversion
5 2 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) Middleware
2 16 (26.67%) WebCenter
3 8 (13.33%) J2EE
4 4 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (6.67%) JSON
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (5.00%) RESTful
6 1 (1.67%) JMS
6 1 (1.67%) JMX
6 1 (1.67%) REST
6 1 (1.67%) SOAP
6 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (5.00%) Digital TV
2 3 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.00%) STB
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 42 (70.00%) Unix
2 32 (53.33%) Linux
3 24 (40.00%) Solaris
4 19 (31.67%) Windows
5 16 (26.67%) AIX
6 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 9 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.33%) OS/390
9 2 (3.33%) SUSE
9 2 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) ITIL
2 18 (30.00%) High Availability
3 15 (25.00%) Change Management
4 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 11 (18.33%) Service Management
7 9 (15.00%) DevOps
8 7 (11.67%) Problem Management
8 7 (11.67%) QMS
8 7 (11.67%) Release Management
8 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.00%) Quality Management
10 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.33%) SOA
11 4 (6.67%) OO
11 4 (6.67%) Server Hardening
12 3 (5.00%) API Development
12 3 (5.00%) Functional Testing
12 3 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) Perl
2 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.67%) Python
4 10 (16.67%) Java
5 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.00%) C
7 3 (5.00%) C++
7 3 (5.00%) Ruby
7 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.33%) Jython
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
1 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 5 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Puppet
2 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (6.67%) SELinux
3 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (58.33%) Oracle
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
4 9 (15.00%) IBM
4 9 (15.00%) ServiceNow
5 8 (13.33%) HP
6 5 (8.33%) CA
7 4 (6.67%) F5
7 4 (6.67%) FatWire
7 4 (6.67%) VMware
8 2 (3.33%) MuleSoft
8 2 (3.33%) Software AG
8 2 (3.33%) Splunk
8 2 (3.33%) webMethods
9 1 (1.67%) Axway
9 1 (1.67%) Dell
9 1 (1.67%) Informatica
9 1 (1.67%) NetSuite
9 1 (1.67%) Siebel