The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 47 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Middleware 8 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.45% 1.14% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.85% 5.20% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £33.63 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+48.69% -13.78%
Middleware
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
165 173 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.00% 21.95% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 90 146
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (25.00%) JBoss
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) Maven
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Database Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) JMS
5 2 (16.67%) JPA
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) XHTML
6 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) DataPower
4 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) BDD
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
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