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 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
Rank 42 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing Middleware 16 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.55% 0.79% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.19% 2.70% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
Average daily rate £294 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.90%
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
143 222 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.81% 29.29% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 145 97
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £463 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (85.19%) SOA
2 15 (55.56%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) Web Services
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (33.33%) IBM
4 8 (29.63%) XML
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
5 7 (25.93%) DevOps
5 7 (25.93%) WinSCP
5 7 (25.93%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (25.93%) SEPA
5 7 (25.93%) JSON
5 7 (25.93%) HL7
5 7 (25.93%) DataPower
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 7 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (25.93%) SWIFT
5 7 (25.93%) REST
5 7 (25.93%) XSD
5 7 (25.93%) XSL
5 7 (25.93%) XSLT
5 7 (25.93%) JBoss
5 7 (25.93%) MQSeries
5 7 (25.93%) ClearCase
5 7 (25.93%) EDI
5 7 (25.93%) JMS
5 7 (25.93%) EAI

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (25.93%) JBoss
1 7 (25.93%) MQSeries
1 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) PaaS
2 5 (18.52%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) FTP
1 7 (25.93%) HTTP
1 7 (25.93%) HTTPS
1 7 (25.93%) WinSCP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) ClearCase
1 7 (25.93%) XMLSpy
2 5 (18.52%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Architect
1 5 (18.52%) Designer
1 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) SOA Designer
1 5 (18.52%) SOA Solution Designer
1 5 (18.52%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (7.41%) Integration Architect
2 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
2 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
2 2 (7.41%) Project Assurance Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
2 2 (7.41%) Technical Assurance Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) XML
3 7 (25.93%) EDI
3 7 (25.93%) JMS
3 7 (25.93%) JSON
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (25.93%) REST
3 7 (25.93%) SOAP
3 7 (25.93%) WSDL
3 7 (25.93%) XSD
3 7 (25.93%) XSL
3 7 (25.93%) XSLT
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) DataPower
1 7 (25.93%) SWIFT
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Unix
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) SOA
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (25.93%) DevOps
3 7 (25.93%) EAI
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 5 (18.52%) Microservices
5 5 (18.52%) Network Design
6 3 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.41%) KYC
7 2 (7.41%) Open Source
7 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) UML
8 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) HL7
1 7 (25.93%) SEPA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (18.52%) Ansible
2 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) IBM
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) HP
2 7 (25.93%) Remedy
3 2 (7.41%) Talend
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) Pega
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