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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Engineer
Rank 593 613 579
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 21 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.022% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.023% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 3
Median daily rate £375 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £369 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £510 £768
UK excluding London median daily rate £292 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-27.12% -
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
46763 48174 46107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.70% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30926 30296 28951
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 £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1336 1918 1967
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 10 £420 -1.17% 3
North East - 7 £285 -
South East 0 2 £434 +16.44%
East Midlands - 1 £500 -
Middleware Engineer
UK

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 42 (100.00%) Middleware
2 26 (61.90%) Linux
3 20 (47.62%) C++
4 19 (45.24%) C
5 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (38.10%) WebSphere
7 15 (35.71%) HTTP
7 15 (35.71%) IBM
7 15 (35.71%) ITIL
7 15 (35.71%) Unix
8 13 (30.95%) Oracle
8 13 (30.95%) AIX
8 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
8 13 (30.95%) STB
9 12 (28.57%) SSL
10 11 (26.19%) Change Management
10 11 (26.19%) IBM Integration Bus
11 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
11 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
11 10 (23.81%) Windows
11 10 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
13 8 (19.05%) DTV
13 8 (19.05%) Java
13 8 (19.05%) Perl
13 8 (19.05%) Solaris
13 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
13 8 (19.05%) Degree
13 8 (19.05%) Functional Testing

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 16 (38.10%) WebSphere
2 10 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
4 7 (16.67%) MQSeries
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (16.67%) Tuxedo
5 5 (11.90%) AquaLogic
6 3 (7.14%) Apache
7 2 (4.76%) JBoss
7 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (2.38%) IIS
8 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (2.38%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) HTTP
2 12 (28.57%) SSL
3 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) FTP
5 1 (2.38%) Multicast
5 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) DataStage
1 1 (2.38%) DB2
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
2 6 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Flyway
4 1 (2.38%) Gradle
4 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) Middleware
2 11 (26.19%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (16.67%) J2EE
3 7 (16.67%) JSON
3 7 (16.67%) RESTful
4 6 (14.29%) OpenGL
4 6 (14.29%) Qt
5 5 (11.90%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.38%) Apache CXF
7 1 (2.38%) JMS
7 1 (2.38%) JRules
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.38%) Rendezvous
7 1 (2.38%) SOAP
7 1 (2.38%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (2.38%) Web Services
7 1 (2.38%) WebCenter
7 1 (2.38%) XML
7 1 (2.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) STB
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 8 (19.05%) DTV
3 6 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 6 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (9.52%) DataPower
5 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Unix
3 13 (30.95%) AIX
4 10 (23.81%) Windows
5 8 (19.05%) Solaris
6 7 (16.67%) OS/390
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (9.52%) SUSE
9 3 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) ITIL
3 13 (30.95%) Multithreading
4 11 (26.19%) Change Management
5 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
6 8 (19.05%) Functional Testing
6 8 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (16.67%) API Development
7 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 7 (16.67%) Release Management
7 7 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (14.29%) OO
8 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 6 (14.29%) Security Management
8 6 (14.29%) Software Architecture
8 6 (14.29%) TDD
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.90%) Open Source
9 5 (11.90%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) C++
2 19 (45.24%) C
3 8 (19.05%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) Perl
4 7 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 7 (16.67%) Python
5 6 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) LXC
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Control-M
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) IBM
2 13 (30.95%) Oracle
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) Axway
4 5 (11.90%) Fujitsu
4 5 (11.90%) Sun
5 3 (7.14%) Software AG
5 3 (7.14%) webMethods
6 2 (4.76%) CA
6 2 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.76%) Talend
7 1 (2.38%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (2.38%) Informatica
7 1 (2.38%) SAP
7 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.38%) WorldPay
7 1 (2.38%) WSO2