The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 76 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Middleware 22 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.49% 1.43% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.58% 4.21% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 6
Average daily rate £375 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.90%
Middleware
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
480 380 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.52% 34.02% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 273 222
Average daily rate £375 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 30 (60.00%) Oracle
2 25 (50.00%) SOA
3 23 (46.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 23 (46.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (26.00%) Linux
5 12 (24.00%) Retail
5 12 (24.00%) Retalix
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle Retail
6 10 (20.00%) ERP
6 10 (20.00%) Web Services
7 9 (18.00%) Java
7 9 (18.00%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (18.00%) Firewall
8 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
8 8 (16.00%) BPEL
8 8 (16.00%) ITIL
9 7 (14.00%) VMware
9 7 (14.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
9 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (14.00%) Open Source
9 7 (14.00%) High Availability
10 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (12.00%) REST
10 6 (12.00%) Apache Camel
10 6 (12.00%) Change Management
10 6 (12.00%) SOAP

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (46.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (12.00%) JBoss
3 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.00%) CloudStack
4 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.00%) MS Project
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Retail
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.00%) LAN
2 6 (12.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) Internet
4 2 (4.00%) BGP
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (4.00%) FWSM
4 2 (4.00%) HSRP
4 2 (4.00%) MPLS
4 2 (4.00%) Network Security
4 2 (4.00%) OSPF
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) VRRP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.00%) DTS
6 1 (2.00%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.00%) Informix
6 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) OLTP
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 2 (4.00%) Maven
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Hudson
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (24.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Architect
1 15 (30.00%) Developer
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Architect
2 9 (18.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Middleware Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Middleware Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) AWS Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) ERP Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Azure Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Azure Developer
8 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Middleware Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 2 (4.00%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) Apache Camel
3 6 (12.00%) JMS
3 6 (12.00%) REST
3 6 (12.00%) SOAP
3 6 (12.00%) WSDL
3 6 (12.00%) XSD
4 5 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (10.00%) WSRP
4 5 (10.00%) XML
4 5 (10.00%) XSLT
5 4 (8.00%) Spring
6 3 (6.00%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (4.00%) .NET
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.00%) OAuth
7 2 (4.00%) Servlets
7 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) DataPower
4 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
4 3 (6.00%) Unix
5 2 (4.00%) AIX
5 2 (4.00%) HPUX
5 2 (4.00%) SUSE
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) SOA
2 10 (20.00%) ERP
3 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) BPEL
4 8 (16.00%) ITIL
5 7 (14.00%) High Availability
5 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Open Source
6 6 (12.00%) B2B
6 6 (12.00%) Change Management
6 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (10.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Scrum
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
9 3 (6.00%) Project Management
10 2 (4.00%) Build Automation
10 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.00%) Ruby
5 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) CCIE
1 2 (4.00%) CCNP
1 2 (4.00%) CCSP
1 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.00%) CISSP
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CCNA
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) KVM
3 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
3 2 (4.00%) Xen
4 1 (2.00%) Docker
4 1 (2.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (8.00%) Puppet
3 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.00%) Cacti
4 2 (4.00%) Graphite
4 2 (4.00%) Nagios
4 2 (4.00%) Opsview
4 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Oracle
2 12 (24.00%) Retalix
3 7 (14.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.00%) IBM
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) RightScale
7 2 (4.00%) F5
7 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.00%) Aruba
8 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Nokia
8 1 (2.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.00%) Splunk
8 1 (2.00%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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