The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 31 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Contract jobs citing Middleware 10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.52% 2.65% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 10.00% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
- +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
Middleware
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 90 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 38.73% 26.47% 36.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 54 70
Median daily rate £300 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 24
Median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £31.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 9 - -
Middleware
East Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 15 (78.95%) RESTful
1 15 (78.95%) CouchDB
2 12 (63.16%) Scala
2 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
2 12 (63.16%) Couchbase
2 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
2 12 (63.16%) Akka
2 12 (63.16%) Play Framework
3 11 (57.89%) Apache Camel
3 11 (57.89%) ActiveMQ
4 8 (42.11%) CA
5 5 (26.32%) Content Development
6 3 (15.79%) Aurelia
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (15.79%) SAML
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
6 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
6 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) Node.js
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) WFM
6 3 (15.79%) Velocity
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) SaaS

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (15.79%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) CouchDB
2 12 (63.16%) Couchbase
2 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) DB2
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
1 12 (63.16%) Scala Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Middleware Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (10.53%) SaaS Architect
4 2 (10.53%) SOA Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Release Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) RESTful
2 12 (63.16%) Akka
2 12 (63.16%) Play Framework
3 11 (57.89%) ActiveMQ
3 11 (57.89%) Apache Camel
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.79%) Aurelia
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (15.79%) SAML
4 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (15.79%) Velocity
5 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Content Development
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) WFM
3 2 (10.53%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Scala
2 2 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) CA
2 1 (5.26%) IBM