The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 86 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Middleware 34 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.60% 1.69% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.48% 6.33% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £305 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -44.44%
Middleware
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
525 553 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.75% 26.71% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 306 319
Average daily rate £370 £365 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 15
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 2015.

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 2015. 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
Basingstoke -4 6 £450 -
Winchester -10 5 £330 -21.19%
Hook +3 4 £438 +2.94%
Havant -2 2 £450 -
Southampton -9 2 £430 +37.60%
Gosport +13 1 - -
Farnborough -1 1 £300 -29.41%
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 38 (53.52%) Oracle
2 30 (42.25%) Linux
3 23 (32.39%) WebLogic
4 22 (30.99%) UNIX
4 22 (30.99%) Shell Script
5 19 (26.76%) Oracle Fusion
6 18 (25.35%) Oracle Database
7 16 (22.54%) SOA
7 16 (22.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (18.31%) Oracle Applications
9 13 (18.31%) VMware
10 12 (16.90%) Puppet
11 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
11 11 (15.49%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (15.49%) Oracle EBS
11 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
11 11 (15.49%) SQL
12 10 (14.08%) Java
12 10 (14.08%) Finance
12 10 (14.08%) Oracle RMAN
12 10 (14.08%) Open Source
12 10 (14.08%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (12.68%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
13 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
13 9 (12.68%) Oracle EBS R12
13 9 (12.68%) Oracle 10gAS
13 9 (12.68%) Load Balancing

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 23 (32.39%) WebLogic
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle 10gAS
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (5.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.41%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.41%) JCAPS
6 1 (1.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.23%) MS Project
2 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (15.49%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (12.68%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.63%) SaaS
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) HTTP
1 5 (7.04%) SSL
2 4 (5.63%) VPN
2 4 (5.63%) SSH
3 3 (4.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.41%) VoIP
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) Oracle Database
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (12.68%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (5.63%) DB2
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.41%) MySQL
7 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.04%) Legal
3 5 (7.04%) Banking
4 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) DBA
2 10 (14.08%) Analyst
2 10 (14.08%) Designer
3 9 (12.68%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Solutions Designer
3 9 (12.68%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (9.86%) Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Technical Manager
5 6 (8.45%) SOA Designer
6 5 (7.04%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Linux Support
6 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Administrator
7 4 (5.63%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Consultant
7 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (5.63%) Project Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Solaris Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (7.04%) REST
2 5 (7.04%) SOAP
3 4 (5.63%) Web Services
3 4 (5.63%) SAML
4 3 (4.23%) XML
4 3 (4.23%) XSD
4 3 (4.23%) WSDL
5 2 (2.82%) .NET
6 1 (1.41%) JMS
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.41%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.41%) Spring
6 1 (1.41%) Java EE
6 1 (1.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) IVR
3 4 (5.63%) PKI
3 4 (5.63%) Statistics
3 4 (5.63%) User Experience
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) DataPower
5 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.25%) Linux
2 22 (30.99%) UNIX
3 9 (12.68%) Windows
3 9 (12.68%) HPUX
3 9 (12.68%) Solaris
3 9 (12.68%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (11.27%) AIX
5 5 (7.04%) SUSE
6 2 (2.82%) CentOS
6 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) SOA
2 10 (14.08%) Open Source
2 10 (14.08%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (12.68%) Load Balancing
4 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
5 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
5 7 (9.86%) Migration
6 6 (8.45%) Project Management
6 6 (8.45%) DevOps
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (7.04%) BPEL
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.63%) Time Management
8 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (5.63%) CRM
8 4 (5.63%) ERP
8 4 (5.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.99%) Shell Script
2 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
2 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
2 11 (15.49%) SQL
3 10 (14.08%) Java
4 9 (12.68%) Perl
5 5 (7.04%) C++
6 4 (5.63%) Korn
7 3 (4.23%) C
8 2 (2.82%) Python
8 2 (2.82%) Ruby
9 1 (1.41%) XPath
9 1 (1.41%) XQuery
9 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) GCIA
3 3 (4.23%) GCIH
3 3 (4.23%) CISSP
4 1 (1.41%) OCP
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.41%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.23%) COSO
2 3 (4.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.49%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (8.45%) vSphere
3 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (7.04%) VMware ESX
4 5 (7.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (16.90%) Puppet
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (7.04%) NetBackup
4 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (5.63%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.23%) Data Guard
7 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) Oracle
2 13 (18.31%) VMware
3 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.04%) Symantec
4 5 (7.04%) EMC
5 4 (5.63%) Adobe
5 4 (5.63%) HP
5 4 (5.63%) Siebel
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco
5 4 (5.63%) KANA
5 4 (5.63%) Splunk
6 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.23%) McAfee
7 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.82%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.41%) F5
8 1 (1.41%) IBM
8 1 (1.41%) BEA