The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 30 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 Hampshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 77 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 36 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.76% 1.66% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.79% 5.19% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £275 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £407 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -4.29%
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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
530 559 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.92% 31.96% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 329 284
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -21.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
Southampton +2 12 £313 +31.57% 1
Gosport - 3 - -
Farnborough - 2 £425 -
Basingstoke +11 1 - -
Portsmouth +5 1 £450 -
Hook - 1 £425 -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 71 (73.20%) Oracle
2 49 (50.52%) SOA
3 48 (49.48%) WebLogic
4 44 (45.36%) Linux
5 30 (30.93%) SQL
6 28 (28.87%) XML
7 27 (27.84%) Security Cleared
8 23 (23.71%) Oracle Fusion
8 23 (23.71%) Oracle EBS
8 23 (23.71%) Oracle Database
9 22 (22.68%) Oracle RAC
10 21 (21.65%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (20.62%) UNIX
11 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
12 19 (19.59%) Puppet
12 19 (19.59%) Shell Script
12 19 (19.59%) DevOps
13 17 (17.53%) Jenkins
13 17 (17.53%) Windows
13 17 (17.53%) Apache
13 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
14 16 (16.49%) Java
14 16 (16.49%) Web Services
14 16 (16.49%) Oracle Applications
15 15 (15.46%) Scrum
15 15 (15.46%) ITIL
15 15 (15.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 14 (14.43%) PL/SQL
16 14 (14.43%) .NET
16 14 (14.43%) SQLPlus

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 48 (49.48%) WebLogic
2 17 (17.53%) Apache
3 14 (14.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (12.37%) WebSphere
5 11 (11.34%) SharePoint
6 8 (8.25%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (6.19%) IIS
8 4 (4.12%) ArcGIS
8 4 (4.12%) Mule
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (3.09%) JCAPS
10 2 (2.06%) MQSeries
10 2 (2.06%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (1.03%) GlassFish
11 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (23.71%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (16.49%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) SSL
2 4 (4.12%) AMQP
3 3 (3.09%) Network Security
3 3 (3.09%) SAN
3 3 (3.09%) Firewall
3 3 (3.09%) DNS
4 2 (2.06%) ATM
4 2 (2.06%) VPN
4 2 (2.06%) DVB
4 2 (2.06%) SSH
5 1 (1.03%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.71%) Oracle Database
2 21 (21.65%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
4 14 (14.43%) SQLPlus
5 12 (12.37%) MySQL
6 11 (11.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (10.31%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (8.25%) Oracle Discoverer
8 8 (8.25%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.06%) DB2
12 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (8.25%) SoapUI
3 6 (6.19%) Toad
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.12%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.12%) JIRA
5 4 (4.12%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.09%) JUnit
7 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.03%) Maven
8 1 (1.03%) Subversion
8 1 (1.03%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.03%) JDeveloper
8 1 (1.03%) Ant
General
1 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.19%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.06%) Military
3 2 (2.06%) Automotive
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (14.43%) Analyst
2 13 (13.40%) Architect
2 13 (13.40%) DBA
3 12 (12.37%) Oracle DBA
4 10 (10.31%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (8.25%) Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Linux Support
8 6 (6.19%) Test Manager
8 6 (6.19%) Consultant
8 6 (6.19%) Data Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Linux Support Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (3.09%) SQL DBA
11 3 (3.09%) Storage Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Applications Architect
11 3 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.06%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) XML
2 23 (23.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (16.49%) Web Services
4 14 (14.43%) .NET
5 9 (9.28%) SOAP
6 5 (5.15%) XSLT
6 5 (5.15%) Classic ASP
7 4 (4.12%) CSS
7 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.12%) JSON
7 4 (4.12%) Django
7 4 (4.12%) jQuery
7 4 (4.12%) REST
8 3 (3.09%) J2EE
9 2 (2.06%) XSD
9 2 (2.06%) Servlets
9 2 (2.06%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (2.06%) WebCenter
9 2 (2.06%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) CMDB
2 6 (6.19%) Replication
3 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.09%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.09%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.06%) DTV
5 2 (2.06%) PKI
5 2 (2.06%) Wiki
5 2 (2.06%) STB
5 2 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.03%) DataPower
6 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 44 (45.36%) Linux
2 20 (20.62%) UNIX
3 17 (17.53%) Windows
4 14 (14.43%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.06%) AIX
6 2 (2.06%) Android
7 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.52%) SOA
2 19 (19.59%) DevOps
3 15 (15.46%) Scrum
3 15 (15.46%) ITIL
4 14 (14.43%) Software Engineering
5 13 (13.40%) UML
6 12 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
7 10 (10.31%) TOGAF
8 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.28%) Service Management
8 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.25%) High Availability
10 7 (7.22%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (7.22%) Test Scripting
10 7 (7.22%) Project Management
10 7 (7.22%) ERP
10 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.19%) E-business
11 6 (6.19%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.93%) SQL
2 19 (19.59%) Shell Script
3 16 (16.49%) Java
4 14 (14.43%) PL/SQL
5 9 (9.28%) C
6 8 (8.25%) Perl
6 8 (8.25%) Korn
7 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.12%) Python
9 3 (3.09%) C++
10 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.03%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.03%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 27 (27.84%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.09%) MCSE
5 2 (2.06%) CISSP
5 2 (2.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (22.68%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (10.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (6.19%) vSphere
4 3 (3.09%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (19.59%) Puppet
2 15 (15.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (11.34%) YUM
4 9 (9.28%) Vagrant
5 8 (8.25%) Data Guard
6 4 (4.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (4.12%) Ansible
7 2 (2.06%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 71 (73.20%) Oracle
2 9 (9.28%) ComArch
2 9 (9.28%) Remedy
3 5 (5.15%) VMware
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.12%) ESRI
4 4 (4.12%) Symantec
4 4 (4.12%) Splunk
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
5 2 (2.06%) Cisco
5 2 (2.06%) IBM
5 2 (2.06%) JBoss
5 2 (2.06%) ATG
5 2 (2.06%) Nokia
5 2 (2.06%) Sun
6 1 (1.03%) FatWire
6 1 (1.03%) Siebel
Havant, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
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