The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 69 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Middleware 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.49% 1.38% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% 5.07% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
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£488 £500 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £422 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
Middleware
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
224 217 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.52% 27.30% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 147 90
Average daily rate £375 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £46.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -67.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Hertfordshire 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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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
Stevenage - 1 £525 - 1
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) PKI
3 2 (22.22%) BPEL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (22.22%) SAP PI
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) WSDL
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SSH
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) Lombardi
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SOA Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Integration Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) SAP PI
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (22.22%) XSD
3 2 (22.22%) XSLT
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) WSDL
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Semantic Web
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) BPEL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
1 1 (11.11%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) RHCE
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) BMC
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Imperva
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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