The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 41 19 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +37
Contract jobs citing Middleware 13 40 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.25% 7.19% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.54% 25.00% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 32 4
Median daily rate £545 £550 £224
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% +145.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £441 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £239
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £33.63 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+48.69% -25.27%
Middleware
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
96 160 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.00% 28.78% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 110 118
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +3.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.45 £31.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.67 £45.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 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
Southend-on-Sea -11 4 £565 +7.61%
Brentwood +8 1 £260 -58.40%
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 13 (72.22%) SOA
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) Open Source
2 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (61.11%) Oracle
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 11 (61.11%) Scrum
3 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 11 (61.11%) API Design
4 10 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (55.56%) DevOps
4 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 10 (55.56%) Puppet
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (55.56%) J2EE
4 10 (55.56%) SSL
4 10 (55.56%) HTTP
4 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 10 (55.56%) Apache
5 9 (50.00%) JBoss
5 9 (50.00%) Subversion
5 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (50.00%) Docker
5 9 (50.00%) WSO2
5 9 (50.00%) Microservices
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (44.44%) Kanban

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (55.56%) Apache
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) HTTP
1 10 (55.56%) SSL
1 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 9 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Electronics
2 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Lead DevOps
1 4 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) SOA Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Environment Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Platform Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) J2EE
2 4 (22.22%) RESTful
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) Play Framework
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (16.67%) Swagger
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) XSLT
4 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (72.22%) Open Source
1 13 (72.22%) SOA
2 12 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (61.11%) API Design
3 11 (61.11%) Scrum
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (55.56%) DevOps
5 9 (50.00%) Microservices
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (44.44%) Kanban
6 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
7 7 (38.89%) Coaching
7 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
8 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
8 5 (27.78%) User Stories
9 4 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
9 4 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) XPath
4 2 (11.11%) C
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) WSO2
3 5 (27.78%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.56%) BEA
5 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
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