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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 52 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Middleware 8 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.37% 1.64% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.10% 6.49% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 5
Median daily rate £400 £425 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +49.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.33 £32.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.27% +7.56%
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
195 231 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.45% 25.22% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 107 153
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.54% -
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 24 September 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 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) JBoss
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (25.00%) Artifactory
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) JPA
5 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
5 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) Maven
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
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 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) JSON
1 6 (50.00%) REST
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) JMS
3 3 (25.00%) JPA
3 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) XHTML
4 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) DataPower
3 1 (8.33%) Equities
3 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) HPUX
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Server Building
5 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (8.33%) RHEV
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) VMware