The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 41 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 28 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.15% 1.06% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.81% 3.23% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
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£453 £271 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.82% -39.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
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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
237 279 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.66% 32.75% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 130 98
Average daily rate £325 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Middleware also 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 that cited Middleware.

1 33 (80.49%) Oracle
2 24 (58.54%) SOA
3 22 (53.66%) Oracle Database
4 20 (48.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (48.78%) Oracle Fusion
5 16 (39.02%) Web Services
6 14 (34.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (31.71%) WebLogic
8 10 (24.39%) UNIX
8 10 (24.39%) Solaris
8 10 (24.39%) WebCenter
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle Service Bus
9 9 (21.95%) Linux
10 8 (19.51%) Java
10 8 (19.51%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (17.07%) SaaS
11 7 (17.07%) PaaS
12 6 (14.63%) Finance
12 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (14.63%) XML
12 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
12 6 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (14.63%) iPad
12 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
13 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
13 5 (12.20%) Release Management
13 5 (12.20%) BPEL
13 5 (12.20%) ERP
13 5 (12.20%) Line Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Middleware also 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 that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (31.71%) WebLogic
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.88%) JBoss
6 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (17.07%) SaaS
1 7 (17.07%) PaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) CTI
1 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
1 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) Oracle Database
2 20 (48.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Ant
2 1 (2.44%) NUnit
2 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) Hudson
2 1 (2.44%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.44%) QUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Front Office
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Designer
2 14 (34.15%) SOA Designer
3 13 (31.71%) Architect
4 9 (21.95%) Consultant
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle Consultant
4 9 (21.95%) SOA Consultant
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 7 (17.07%) Oracle DBA
5 7 (17.07%) DBA
6 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (12.20%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Designer
10 1 (2.44%) Banking Business Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Lead Business Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (48.78%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (39.02%) Web Services
3 10 (24.39%) WebCenter
4 6 (14.63%) XML
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (4.88%) SOAP
6 2 (4.88%) .NET
6 2 (4.88%) Spring
7 1 (2.44%) Ajax
7 1 (2.44%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.44%) JSON
7 1 (2.44%) Dojo
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Axis
7 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.44%) WPF
7 1 (2.44%) LINQ
7 1 (2.44%) jQuery
7 1 (2.44%) Ext JS
7 1 (2.44%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) iPad
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) UNIX
1 10 (24.39%) Solaris
2 9 (21.95%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) AIX
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) SOA
2 8 (19.51%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.63%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.20%) Release Management
4 5 (12.20%) Line Management
4 5 (12.20%) ERP
4 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
4 5 (12.20%) BPEL
5 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (4.88%) Network Design
6 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL
7 1 (2.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.88%) Perl
3 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.88%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Korn
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Sun
3 1 (2.44%) Informatica
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Sybase