The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 37 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.31% - 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% - 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£481 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 - £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 - £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
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
114 104 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 37.38% 35.86% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 54 55
Average daily rate £310 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 10
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Leicester - 4 £481 -
Middleware
East Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 14 (77.78%) Mobile App
2 13 (72.22%) Scala
3 12 (66.67%) RESTful
4 11 (61.11%) Akka
4 11 (61.11%) Apache Camel
4 11 (61.11%) Play Framework
5 9 (50.00%) Couchbase
5 9 (50.00%) CouchDB
5 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (50.00%) CA
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Qt
7 3 (16.67%) ZigBee
7 3 (16.67%) Bluetooth
7 3 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (11.11%) WCF
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) C#
8 2 (11.11%) Smart Meter
8 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
9 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
9 1 (5.56%) HP Helion
9 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 3 (16.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) CouchDB
1 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (50.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Scala Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Automated Test Developer
4 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) RESTful
2 11 (61.11%) Akka
2 11 (61.11%) Apache Camel
2 11 (61.11%) Play Framework
3 9 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) Qt
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) XSD
6 1 (5.56%) XSLT
6 1 (5.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) EAI
3 1 (5.56%) B2B
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
3 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Scala
2 3 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.56%) HP