The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Gloucestershire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 45 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.67% 0.41% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.75% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£411 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 61 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.33% 24.90% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 45 60
Average daily rate £315 £363 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £713
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% +159.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Middleware
South West

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -2 2 £411 - 1
Gloucester - 1 - - 1
Middleware
South West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) webMethods
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Campaign Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Documentum
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
1 1 (25.00%) ENOVIA
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) TKPROF
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) OLTP
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) BPEL
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) XPath
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) webMethods
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) Siebel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) Business Objects