The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 89 92 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Contract jobs citing Middleware 19 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.30% 0.87% 1.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.25% 3.03% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 11
Median daily rate £523 £334 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.55% -33.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £469 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +60.00%
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
585 462 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.07% 28.73% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 345 236
Median daily rate £400 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +8.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £37.04 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.75% +184.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 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 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 21 (50.00%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) PRINCE2
3 17 (40.48%) Oracle
4 12 (28.57%) Project Management
4 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (26.19%) ERP
5 11 (26.19%) Windows
5 11 (26.19%) Open Source
6 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (23.81%) Java
6 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 10 (23.81%) ITIL
6 10 (23.81%) IBM
6 10 (23.81%) Finance
7 9 (21.43%) VMware
7 9 (21.43%) Unix
7 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (19.05%) SaaS
8 8 (19.05%) PaaS
8 8 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (19.05%) Puppet
8 8 (19.05%) IaaS
8 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (19.05%) AIX
8 8 (19.05%) Python
8 8 (19.05%) C++
8 8 (19.05%) Data Management
8 8 (19.05%) ActiveMQ

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) CloudStack
1 4 (9.52%) JBoss
1 4 (9.52%) OpenStack
1 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) CICS
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 7 (16.67%) MS Office
1 7 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (16.67%) MS Project
1 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (4.76%) SAP CRM
3 2 (4.76%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) IaaS
1 8 (19.05%) PaaS
1 8 (19.05%) SaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Firewall
1 7 (16.67%) Network Security
2 6 (14.29%) LAN
2 6 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) BGP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.38%) FWSM
4 1 (2.38%) HSRP
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) MPLS
4 1 (2.38%) OSPF
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.14%) DB2
5 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Informix
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) Redis
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
1 6 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) Hudson
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.38%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Law
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Consultant
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Manager
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
1 8 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (14.29%) Servlets
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (4.76%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.76%) JSP
4 2 (4.76%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.38%) iSeries
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Unix
4 8 (19.05%) AIX
5 7 (16.67%) HPUX
5 7 (16.67%) SUSE
6 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Solaris
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) PRINCE2
3 12 (28.57%) Project Management
3 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (26.19%) ERP
4 11 (26.19%) Open Source
5 10 (23.81%) ITIL
6 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (19.05%) Data Management
7 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (16.67%) CRM
7 7 (16.67%) DevOps
7 7 (16.67%) Information Architecture
7 7 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 7 (16.67%) Service Management
7 7 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 6 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) Java
1 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.05%) C++
2 8 (19.05%) Python
3 7 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) CCIE
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
2 1 (2.38%) CCSP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) CISSP
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) KVM
2 6 (14.29%) Xen
3 4 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (2.38%) vCloud
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (19.05%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Cacti
2 1 (2.38%) Graphite
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.38%) Opsview
2 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) IBM
3 9 (21.43%) VMware
4 6 (14.29%) SAP
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.14%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Intel
7 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.76%) Veritas
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.38%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.38%) Retalix
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds