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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 77 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Contract jobs citing Middleware 47 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.10% 1.39% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.56% 5.11% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 20
Average daily rate
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£490 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £321 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
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
549 568 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.55% 27.16% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 324 361
Average daily rate £370 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 16
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 £22.75 £32.50 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +7 9 £450 -
Andover - 4 £400 - 1
Havant +5 3 £495 +10.00%
Southampton +1 3 £650 +98.47%
Winchester -18 3 £525 - 1
Hook +8 2 £450 +5.88%
Gosport +3 1 - -
Farnborough -4 1 £300 -29.41%
Portsmouth - 1 £490 - 1
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 49 (58.33%) Oracle
2 32 (38.10%) Linux
3 23 (27.38%) Oracle Database
4 22 (26.19%) Java
5 21 (25.00%) SQL
5 21 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 20 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (23.81%) WebLogic
6 20 (23.81%) Shell Script
7 19 (22.62%) Perl
8 18 (21.43%) UNIX
8 18 (21.43%) SOA
9 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (17.86%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (16.67%) PL/SQL
11 14 (16.67%) Red Hat
11 14 (16.67%) Finance
12 13 (15.48%) VMware
13 12 (14.29%) ITIL
13 12 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (13.10%) Open Source
14 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
14 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
14 11 (13.10%) Git (software)
15 10 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (11.90%) Oracle APEX

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 20 (23.81%) WebLogic
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle 10gAS
5 3 (3.57%) Apache
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.19%) JCAPS
Applications
1 7 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.95%) SaaS
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) HTTP
2 7 (8.33%) SSL
3 6 (7.14%) SSH
3 6 (7.14%) VPN
4 3 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (1.19%) VoIP
5 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.38%) Oracle Database
2 20 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (17.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 12 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (10.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (7.14%) DB2
8 5 (5.95%) OLTP
8 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
9 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (11.90%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (10.71%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.38%) ERwin
6 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Military
3 6 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 6 (7.14%) Legal
4 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Developer
2 13 (15.48%) Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Architect
4 10 (11.90%) Oracle Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Designer
5 9 (10.71%) Consultant
5 9 (10.71%) DBA
5 9 (10.71%) Solutions Designer
6 6 (7.14%) Data Architect
6 6 (7.14%) Technical Manager
6 6 (7.14%) SOA Designer
7 5 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Project Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Linux Support
8 4 (4.76%) Solaris Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 9 (10.71%) CSS
2 9 (10.71%) Ajax
2 9 (10.71%) HTML
2 9 (10.71%) jQuery
3 8 (9.52%) SOAP
4 7 (8.33%) REST
5 4 (4.76%) Web Services
5 4 (4.76%) XML
5 4 (4.76%) WSDL
5 4 (4.76%) SAML
5 4 (4.76%) .NET
6 3 (3.57%) XSD
7 2 (2.38%) JMS
7 2 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (2.38%) SAP PI
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.19%) Java EE
8 1 (1.19%) JSON
8 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.14%) PKI
4 4 (4.76%) IVR
4 4 (4.76%) Smart Meter
4 4 (4.76%) User Experience
4 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.57%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.57%) Clustering
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.38%) Statistics
6 2 (2.38%) SCADA
6 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.38%) DataPower
6 2 (2.38%) Social Media
6 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.19%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.10%) Linux
2 18 (21.43%) UNIX
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
4 10 (11.90%) Windows
5 9 (10.71%) Solaris
5 9 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.14%) AIX
7 5 (5.95%) SUSE
8 3 (3.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) SOA
2 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (14.29%) ITIL
5 11 (13.10%) Open Source
6 10 (11.90%) Migration
7 7 (8.33%) System Testing
8 6 (7.14%) Information Security
8 6 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (7.14%) Project Management
8 6 (7.14%) Cyber Security
9 5 (5.95%) DevOps
9 5 (5.95%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (5.95%) ERP
9 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.95%) BPEL
9 5 (5.95%) Time Management
9 5 (5.95%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.19%) Java
2 21 (25.00%) SQL
3 20 (23.81%) Shell Script
4 19 (22.62%) Perl
5 14 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.52%) C++
7 8 (9.52%) Bash Shell
8 7 (8.33%) C
9 5 (5.95%) Korn
10 2 (2.38%) Ruby
10 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.38%) Python
11 1 (1.19%) XQuery
11 1 (1.19%) C#
11 1 (1.19%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
1 11 (13.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.14%) Degree
3 3 (3.57%) CISSP
3 3 (3.57%) GCIA
3 3 (3.57%) GCIH
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.57%) COSO
2 3 (3.57%) COBIT
3 2 (2.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (5.95%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.57%) Docker
4 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (9.52%) Puppet
3 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle ZFS
3 5 (5.95%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (2.38%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 49 (58.33%) Oracle
2 14 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 13 (15.48%) VMware
4 12 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.14%) Adobe
5 6 (7.14%) Cisco
6 5 (5.95%) EMC
6 5 (5.95%) Symantec
7 4 (4.76%) Splunk
7 4 (4.76%) KANA
8 3 (3.57%) McAfee
8 3 (3.57%) F5
9 2 (2.38%) FatWire
9 2 (2.38%) Guidewire
9 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.38%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.38%) Pega
9 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
9 2 (2.38%) hybris
9 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com