The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Middleware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Engineer
Rank 424 431 414
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 6 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.064% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.068% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 11
Median daily rate £475 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £403 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £508 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Middleware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21623 22132 23409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.03% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15359 15628 16259
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 346 449
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Middleware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Middleware Engineer in the job title.

Middleware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Middleware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Middleware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Middleware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Middleware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Middleware Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Middleware Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Middleware
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Apache
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
5 4 (30.77%) JBoss
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 3 (23.08%) SSL
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) SUSE
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) webMethods
7 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (15.38%) STB
7 2 (15.38%) JIRA

Middleware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) JBoss
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Infinispan
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) JMS
3 1 (7.69%) JMX
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) STB
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) SUSE
4 2 (15.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Server Hardening
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded C++
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (15.38%) SELinux
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Software AG
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) webMethods
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) WorldPay