The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 18 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.53% - 7.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.79% - 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£550 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £408 £413
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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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 Knutsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 22.35% 12.35% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 14
Average daily rate £375 £439 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.57% +13.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £395 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £445 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Documentum
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Lombardi
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (33.33%) Documentum
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Lombardi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat