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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 87 74 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs citing Middleware 29 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.41% 1.87% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.23% 5.87% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 14
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£425 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £343 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £71.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-33.88% +20.00%
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
554 579 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.91% 31.78% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 360 343
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 £260 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 29
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +27.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £23.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 7 £328 -22.94% 2
Havant -7 6 £450 +5.26% 1
Farnborough - 2 £425 - 1
Basingstoke +15 1 - -
Hook - 1 £425 -
Portsmouth - - - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 56 (69.14%) Oracle
2 42 (51.85%) WebLogic
2 42 (51.85%) SOA
3 35 (43.21%) Linux
4 27 (33.33%) SQL
5 24 (29.63%) Security Cleared
6 23 (28.40%) XML
7 22 (27.16%) Oracle Database
8 20 (24.69%) SC Cleared
8 20 (24.69%) Oracle RAC
8 20 (24.69%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (23.46%) DevOps
10 18 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
10 18 (22.22%) Puppet
11 17 (20.99%) Oracle EBS
11 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
12 16 (19.75%) UNIX
12 16 (19.75%) Jenkins
13 15 (18.52%) Web Services
13 15 (18.52%) Shell Script
13 15 (18.52%) Scrum
14 14 (17.28%) .NET
14 14 (17.28%) Java
15 13 (16.05%) Windows
15 13 (16.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
16 12 (14.81%) WebSphere
16 12 (14.81%) Oracle Linux
16 12 (14.81%) SQLPlus
16 12 (14.81%) Apache

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (51.85%) WebLogic
2 12 (14.81%) Apache
2 12 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 11 (13.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.64%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (7.41%) IIS
6 4 (4.94%) ArcGIS
6 4 (4.94%) Mule
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (2.47%) ATG Dynamo
8 2 (2.47%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.23%) JCAPS
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (20.99%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) SSL
2 5 (6.17%) Firewall
2 5 (6.17%) Network Security
3 4 (4.94%) AMQP
4 3 (3.70%) Internet
5 2 (2.47%) DVB
5 2 (2.47%) ATM
5 2 (2.47%) VPN
5 2 (2.47%) SSH
6 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) Oracle Database
2 20 (24.69%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
4 12 (14.81%) SQLPlus
5 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (12.35%) MySQL
7 8 (9.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (7.41%) Oracle Discoverer
8 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (2.47%) DB2
12 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (19.75%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.88%) SoapUI
3 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (7.41%) Toad
4 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (4.94%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.94%) JIRA
6 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.47%) JUnit
7 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.23%) JDeveloper
General
1 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.47%) Military
3 2 (2.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (13.58%) Architect
2 10 (12.35%) DBA
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Analyst
5 6 (7.41%) Test Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Developer
5 6 (7.41%) Consultant
5 6 (7.41%) Linux Support
6 5 (6.17%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.47%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 2 (2.47%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.47%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) XML
2 18 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 15 (18.52%) Web Services
4 14 (17.28%) .NET
5 8 (9.88%) SOAP
6 5 (6.17%) Classic ASP
6 5 (6.17%) XSLT
7 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.94%) JSON
7 4 (4.94%) Django
7 4 (4.94%) CSS
7 4 (4.94%) jQuery
7 4 (4.94%) REST
8 2 (2.47%) Servlets
8 2 (2.47%) J2EE
8 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (2.47%) WebCenter
8 2 (2.47%) Sphinx
8 2 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Replication
2 5 (6.17%) CMDB
3 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) DTV
4 2 (2.47%) STB
4 2 (2.47%) PKI
4 2 (2.47%) Wiki
4 2 (2.47%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.47%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.23%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 35 (43.21%) Linux
2 16 (19.75%) UNIX
3 13 (16.05%) Windows
4 12 (14.81%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) AIX
6 2 (2.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) SOA
2 19 (23.46%) DevOps
3 15 (18.52%) Scrum
4 13 (16.05%) Software Engineering
5 11 (13.58%) ITIL
6 9 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.88%) TOGAF
7 8 (9.88%) UML
8 7 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.64%) Project Management
8 7 (8.64%) Test Scripting
9 6 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.41%) OWASP
9 6 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (7.41%) High Availability
9 6 (7.41%) Service Management
10 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) SQL
2 15 (18.52%) Shell Script
3 14 (17.28%) Java
4 12 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 9 (11.11%) C
6 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.41%) Perl
6 6 (7.41%) Korn
7 4 (4.94%) Python
7 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.47%) C++
9 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 20 (24.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) MCSE
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.47%) CISSP
5 2 (2.47%) Degree
6 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (22.22%) Puppet
2 13 (16.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (13.58%) YUM
4 8 (9.88%) Vagrant
5 7 (8.64%) Data Guard
6 4 (4.94%) Ansible
7 2 (2.47%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 56 (69.14%) Oracle
2 6 (7.41%) Remedy
2 6 (7.41%) ComArch
3 4 (4.94%) Splunk
3 4 (4.94%) ESRI
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.70%) Symantec
5 2 (2.47%) ATG
5 2 (2.47%) Nokia
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) IBM
5 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 2 (2.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.23%) Siebel
6 1 (1.23%) FatWire
6 1 (1.23%) VMware