The table below looks at the statistics for the Middleware Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Engineer
Rank 566 574 556
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 14 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.013% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.014% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Average daily rate £420 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £336 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £295 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.27% -26.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Middleware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +1 9 £420 -18.04% 2
East Midlands -5 4 £370 +25.42%
South West - 1 £375 - 1
Middleware Engineer
UK

Middleware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Middleware Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Middleware
2 26 (59.09%) Linux
3 23 (52.27%) Unix
4 19 (43.18%) WebLogic
4 19 (43.18%) ITIL
5 17 (38.64%) Perl
5 17 (38.64%) J2EE
6 14 (31.82%) Windows
6 14 (31.82%) IBM
6 14 (31.82%) Finance
6 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
7 13 (29.55%) Apache
7 13 (29.55%) JBoss
8 12 (27.27%) Change Management
8 12 (27.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 11 (25.00%) Oracle
9 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (25.00%) C++
9 11 (25.00%) Java
10 10 (22.73%) C
10 10 (22.73%) AIX
10 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
10 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
10 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
10 10 (22.73%) High Availability
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.45%) Solaris
11 9 (20.45%) HTTP
11 9 (20.45%) SSL

Middleware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Middleware Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (43.18%) WebLogic
2 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
3 13 (29.55%) Apache
3 13 (29.55%) JBoss
4 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 11 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (15.91%) AquaLogic
5 7 (15.91%) MQSeries
5 7 (15.91%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (15.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (15.91%) Tuxedo
6 2 (4.55%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (4.55%) IIS
6 2 (4.55%) JCAPS
6 2 (4.55%) Mule
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Drupal
7 1 (2.27%) Lightstreamer
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) HTTP
1 9 (20.45%) SSL
2 7 (15.91%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (11.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (11.36%) LDAP
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.27%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) DataStage
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.27%) Redis
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) RSpec
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) Middleware
2 17 (38.64%) J2EE
3 12 (27.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (6.82%) JSON
5 3 (6.82%) OpenGL
5 3 (6.82%) Qt
5 3 (6.82%) RESTful
5 3 (6.82%) WebCenter
6 2 (4.55%) JMS
7 1 (2.27%) .NET
7 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (2.27%) FpML
7 1 (2.27%) JRules
7 1 (2.27%) OAuth
7 1 (2.27%) Rendezvous
7 1 (2.27%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (2.27%) XSD
7 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Clustering
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) DTV
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.09%) STB
4 3 (6.82%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.82%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Linux
2 23 (52.27%) Unix
3 14 (31.82%) Windows
4 10 (22.73%) AIX
5 9 (20.45%) Solaris
6 7 (15.91%) OS/390
6 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.27%) SUSE
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) Change Management
3 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 10 (22.73%) High Availability
3 10 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
4 7 (15.91%) QMS
4 7 (15.91%) Release Management
4 7 (15.91%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 6 (13.64%) Security Management
6 5 (11.36%) Functional Testing
6 5 (11.36%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.09%) Open Source
8 3 (6.82%) Information Security
8 3 (6.82%) Service Management
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) Perl
2 11 (25.00%) C++
2 11 (25.00%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) C
4 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.36%) Python
6 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.55%) SQL
8 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.27%) Jython
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) LXC
3 1 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.27%) Squid
3 1 (2.27%) Varnish
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) Control-M
2 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.27%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (2.27%) Salt
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) IBM
2 11 (25.00%) Oracle
3 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
4 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.91%) Axway
5 7 (15.91%) F5
5 7 (15.91%) Fujitsu
5 7 (15.91%) Metastorm
5 7 (15.91%) Sun
6 3 (6.82%) Talend
7 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
7 2 (4.55%) WorldPay
8 1 (2.27%) Adobe
8 1 (2.27%) Akamai
8 1 (2.27%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.27%) CA
8 1 (2.27%) Fiorano
8 1 (2.27%) Informatica
8 1 (2.27%) Terracotta
8 1 (2.27%) VMware
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