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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Engineer
Rank 602 599 591
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 26 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.066% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.069% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 21
Median daily rate £360 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £326 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £491 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
47501 50509 47666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31266 32734 29347
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1902 1912
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.12 £16.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
North East -7 12 £293 -5.64%
South East +14 11 £370 -17.77%
London -29 2 £550 +12.82% 2
North West +19 1 - - 1
Middleware Engineer
UK

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 47 (100.00%) Middleware
2 29 (61.70%) Unix
3 23 (48.94%) Solaris
3 23 (48.94%) Oracle
4 22 (46.81%) ITIL
5 21 (44.68%) Windows
6 20 (42.55%) Linux
6 20 (42.55%) WebLogic
7 19 (40.43%) AIX
7 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
8 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
9 14 (29.79%) Perl
9 14 (29.79%) Service Delivery
9 14 (29.79%) Change Management
10 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
10 12 (25.53%) Release Management
10 12 (25.53%) Apache
10 12 (25.53%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (23.40%) C
11 11 (23.40%) C++
11 11 (23.40%) J2EE
12 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
12 10 (21.28%) QMS
12 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
12 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
12 10 (21.28%) ServiceNow
12 10 (21.28%) BPSS Clearance
13 9 (19.15%) High Availability
13 9 (19.15%) WebCenter
13 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared

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 20 (42.55%) WebLogic
2 12 (25.53%) Apache
3 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
4 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
4 9 (19.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (14.89%) MQSeries
5 7 (14.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (14.89%) Tuxedo
6 5 (10.64%) JBoss
6 5 (10.64%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (6.38%) AquaLogic
8 1 (2.13%) IIS
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (2.13%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) SSL
2 3 (6.38%) DNS
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) HTTP
3 2 (4.26%) LDAP
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
1 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
1 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) Infinispan
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.13%) Flyway
2 1 (2.13%) Gradle
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) JUnit
2 1 (2.13%) Maven
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) Middleware
2 11 (23.40%) J2EE
3 9 (19.15%) WebCenter
4 7 (14.89%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (4.26%) JSON
5 2 (4.26%) RESTful
5 2 (4.26%) XML
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.13%) Apache CXF
6 1 (2.13%) JMS
6 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.13%) Qt
6 1 (2.13%) Regular Expression
6 1 (2.13%) Swagger
6 1 (2.13%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.13%) WireMock
6 1 (2.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) STB
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) DataPower
3 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.13%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Unix
2 23 (48.94%) Solaris
3 21 (44.68%) Windows
4 20 (42.55%) Linux
5 19 (40.43%) AIX
6 18 (38.30%) Windows Server
7 7 (14.89%) OS/390
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.13%) SUSE
9 1 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Change Management
2 14 (29.79%) Service Delivery
3 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
3 12 (25.53%) Release Management
3 12 (25.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (21.28%) Incident Management
4 10 (21.28%) QMS
5 9 (19.15%) High Availability
6 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (14.89%) Quality Management
7 7 (14.89%) Service Management
7 7 (14.89%) SOA
8 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
9 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.64%) Scrum
9 5 (10.64%) Security Management
9 5 (10.64%) TDD
10 2 (4.26%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) Perl
2 11 (23.40%) C
2 11 (23.40%) C++
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) Embedded C
5 5 (10.64%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.13%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Scala
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (14.89%) ISO 9001
2 7 (14.89%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Oracle
2 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.28%) ServiceNow
4 9 (19.15%) HP
4 9 (19.15%) IBM
5 6 (12.77%) CA
6 4 (8.51%) F5
6 4 (8.51%) FatWire
7 3 (6.38%) Axway
7 3 (6.38%) Fujitsu
7 3 (6.38%) Sun
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.13%) SAP
9 1 (2.13%) Software AG
9 1 (2.13%) Talend
9 1 (2.13%) webMethods
9 1 (2.13%) WorldPay
9 1 (2.13%) WSO2