The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Middleware Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Specialist
Rank 441 419 433
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Specialist 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.005% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Middleware Specialist
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
21639 21166 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.78% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15693 14534 15669
Median daily rate £463 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +4.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 382 406
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Middleware Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Middleware Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Middleware Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Middleware Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Middleware Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Middleware Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) DataPower
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
3 3 (37.50%) Hedge funds
3 3 (37.50%) webMethods
3 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (37.50%) Intel
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (25.00%) Siebel
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Jython
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) WebCenter

Middleware Specialist 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Documaker
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) AMQP
2 1 (12.50%) Multicast
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) DOM
3 1 (12.50%) HornetQ
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) JAXB
3 1 (12.50%) JMS
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) DataPower
1 3 (37.50%) Hedge funds
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) AOP
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Revenue Management
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Jython
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Intel
1 3 (37.50%) webMethods
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Siebel
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) Solace
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO