The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
England / London
Rank 184 207 164
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -43
Contract jobs citing Middleware 254 237 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.31% 1.13% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.79% 3.51% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 141 189
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £436
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +15.38%

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6705 6748 6428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.49% 32.13% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5039 5023 4835
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in London

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in London

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in London

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -4 42 £500 -4.76% 11
Uxbridge - 4 £425 -
Docklands, London - 4 £600 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £650 -
Osterley +5 2 £438 -
Croydon -8 1 £350 -6.66% 1
Mayfair - 1 £650 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 197 (34.26%) Oracle
2 190 (33.04%) Linux
3 186 (32.35%) Java
4 164 (28.52%) Agile Software Development
5 152 (26.43%) Finance
6 133 (23.13%) Unix
7 120 (20.87%) Banking
8 116 (20.17%) Windows
9 102 (17.74%) SOA
10 98 (17.04%) IBM
10 98 (17.04%) SQL
10 98 (17.04%) WebSphere
11 74 (12.87%) SQL Server
12 71 (12.35%) XML
13 69 (12.00%) Web Services
14 68 (11.83%) VMware
15 62 (10.78%) Microsoft
15 62 (10.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 61 (10.61%) DevOps
17 60 (10.43%) JavaScript
18 59 (10.26%) JSON
19 56 (9.74%) VMware Infrastructure
20 55 (9.57%) Apache
21 53 (9.22%) ITIL
22 52 (9.04%) Spring
23 50 (8.70%) Retail
24 49 (8.52%) Scrum
24 49 (8.52%) WebLogic
25 48 (8.35%) Amazon AWS
26 46 (8.00%) Degree

Middleware
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 98 (17.04%) WebSphere
2 62 (10.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 55 (9.57%) Apache
4 49 (8.52%) WebLogic
5 43 (7.48%) Tomcat
6 37 (6.43%) IIS
7 34 (5.91%) WebSphere Application Server
8 27 (4.70%) Confluence
9 25 (4.35%) Mule
10 23 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
11 22 (3.83%) Oracle Service Bus
12 19 (3.30%) JBoss
13 15 (2.61%) Cloud Foundry
14 13 (2.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 10 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
16 9 (1.57%) Mule ESB
16 9 (1.57%) SharePoint
17 7 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
17 7 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
17 7 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.87%) Workday HCM
4 4 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.35%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.35%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.17%) Documaker
7 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.17%) Endur
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.35%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (6.43%) PaaS
4 30 (5.22%) IaaS
5 18 (3.13%) GitHub
6 16 (2.78%) SaaS
7 11 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.74%) IBM Cloud
9 8 (1.39%) Google App Engine
9 8 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (1.04%) Bluemix
11 4 (0.70%) Boomi
11 4 (0.70%) Force.com
12 3 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.52%) Office 365
13 2 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.35%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (7.65%) DNS
2 43 (7.48%) HTTP
3 39 (6.78%) SSL
4 38 (6.61%) Firewall
5 30 (5.22%) TCP/IP
6 27 (4.70%) SAN
7 26 (4.52%) WAN
8 21 (3.65%) LAN
9 14 (2.43%) NAS
10 13 (2.26%) DHCP
10 13 (2.26%) Internet
11 12 (2.09%) Multicast
12 11 (1.91%) Fibre Channel
13 10 (1.74%) FCoE
13 10 (1.74%) iSCSI
14 8 (1.39%) AMQP
15 7 (1.22%) DSL
16 6 (1.04%) FTP
17 5 (0.87%) HTTPS
17 5 (0.87%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 31 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (3.65%) Big Data
4 21 (3.65%) DB2
4 21 (3.65%) Oracle Database 12c
5 19 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (3.13%) Hadoop
6 18 (3.13%) MySQL
6 18 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.09%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.74%) HBase
9 9 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (1.39%) QlikView
11 7 (1.22%) KDB
11 7 (1.22%) Kdb+
11 7 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (1.22%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.04%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 42 (7.30%) Jenkins
2 40 (6.96%) Maven
3 39 (6.78%) JIRA
4 31 (5.39%) Git (software)
5 26 (4.52%) Subversion
6 15 (2.61%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (2.26%) Gradle
7 13 (2.26%) JUnit
8 10 (1.74%) Mockito
9 9 (1.57%) Selenium
10 8 (1.39%) Introscope
10 8 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.04%) gulp
12 6 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (1.04%) Spock
13 5 (0.87%) Ant
13 5 (0.87%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.87%) JDeveloper
14 4 (0.70%) Vagrant
General
1 152 (26.43%) Finance
2 120 (20.87%) Banking
3 50 (8.70%) Retail
4 33 (5.74%) Front Office
5 31 (5.39%) Investment Banking
6 25 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 22 (3.83%) Marketing
8 16 (2.78%) Electronics
8 16 (2.78%) Manufacturing
9 13 (2.26%) Legal
10 12 (2.09%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.04%) Back Office
11 6 (1.04%) Prime Brokerage
11 6 (1.04%) Publishing
12 3 (0.52%) French Language
12 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.35%) Billing
13 2 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 146 (25.39%) Developer
2 129 (22.43%) Architect
3 65 (11.30%) Java Developer
4 59 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
5 45 (7.83%) Analyst
6 37 (6.43%) Consultant
7 25 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
8 23 (4.00%) Middleware Developer
9 21 (3.65%) Administrator
9 21 (3.65%) Project Manager
9 21 (3.65%) Senior Developer
10 19 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
11 18 (3.13%) C++ Developer
11 18 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
11 18 (3.13%) DBA
12 17 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 17 (2.96%) Oracle DBA
12 17 (2.96%) SOA Developer
13 16 (2.78%) Middleware Engineer
13 16 (2.78%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (12.35%) XML
2 69 (12.00%) Web Services
3 59 (10.26%) JSON
4 52 (9.04%) Spring
5 45 (7.83%) HTML
6 43 (7.48%) REST
7 40 (6.96%) J2EE
7 40 (6.96%) JMS
8 39 (6.78%) SOAP
9 38 (6.61%) .NET
10 37 (6.43%) XSLT
11 36 (6.26%) WebSphere MQ
12 34 (5.91%) Oracle Fusion
13 32 (5.57%) CSS
14 27 (4.70%) IBM Integration Bus
15 26 (4.52%) RESTful
16 20 (3.48%) Apache Camel
16 20 (3.48%) Rendezvous
17 19 (3.30%) Hibernate
18 17 (2.96%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.26%) Fixed Income
2 33 (5.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 32 (5.57%) Data Centre
4 31 (5.39%) Computer Science
5 30 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (4.35%) Clustering
7 24 (4.17%) Equities
8 16 (2.78%) Derivative
8 16 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.61%) SWIFT
10 14 (2.43%) Data Integration
10 14 (2.43%) iSeries
10 14 (2.43%) Virtual Team
11 13 (2.26%) Fintech
11 13 (2.26%) Mathematics
12 12 (2.09%) DataPower
13 11 (1.91%) Reference Data
14 10 (1.74%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.74%) Private Cloud
15 9 (1.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 190 (33.04%) Linux
2 133 (23.13%) Unix
3 116 (20.17%) Windows
4 46 (8.00%) AIX
4 46 (8.00%) Solaris
5 23 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
6 22 (3.83%) Windows Server
7 21 (3.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 18 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (3.13%) SUSE
9 11 (1.91%) CentOS
10 10 (1.74%) Android
11 8 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.87%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.52%) zOS
16 2 (0.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (28.52%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (17.74%) SOA
3 61 (10.61%) DevOps
4 53 (9.22%) ITIL
5 49 (8.52%) Scrum
6 45 (7.83%) Multithreading
7 43 (7.48%) E-Commerce
8 42 (7.30%) TDD
9 39 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (6.61%) OO
11 37 (6.43%) Migration
12 33 (5.74%) High Availability
13 30 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (5.04%) Load Balancing
14 29 (5.04%) Project Management
14 29 (5.04%) SDLC
15 28 (4.87%) Low Latency
16 26 (4.52%) Configuration Management
17 25 (4.35%) Microservices
17 25 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (32.35%) Java
2 98 (17.04%) SQL
3 60 (10.43%) JavaScript
4 39 (6.78%) Perl
5 38 (6.61%) C++
6 33 (5.74%) Python
7 29 (5.04%) C#
7 29 (5.04%) Shell Script
8 24 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 20 (3.48%) C
10 18 (3.13%) XPath
11 16 (2.78%) PHP
12 14 (2.43%) Korn
13 12 (2.09%) Scala
14 11 (1.91%) Ruby
15 10 (1.74%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.57%) Jython
17 8 (1.39%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.87%) Groovy
19 4 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (8.00%) Degree
2 9 (1.57%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.39%) MCSE
3 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.22%) CISSP
5 5 (0.87%) ISSAP
5 5 (0.87%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.70%) CCIE
6 4 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.70%) EMC Certification
7 3 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.52%) PhD
8 2 (0.35%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.35%) CISA
8 2 (0.35%) CISM
8 2 (0.35%) CRISC
8 2 (0.35%) HNC
8 2 (0.35%) HND
9 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.30%) PCI DSS
2 18 (3.13%) MiFID
3 15 (2.61%) QA
4 8 (1.39%) EMIR
5 6 (1.04%) SLA
6 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.35%) FATCA
7 2 (0.35%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.17%) GMP
8 1 (0.17%) ISO15022
8 1 (0.17%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.17%) SDET
8 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 56 (9.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (5.39%) Active Directory
3 24 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (3.83%) Docker
5 16 (2.78%) Hyper-V
6 15 (2.61%) KVM
7 11 (1.91%) SRDF
7 11 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (1.91%) Xen
8 10 (1.74%) NFS
9 8 (1.39%) vCloud
9 8 (1.39%) vSphere
10 7 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.70%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.52%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (0.35%) Firmware
14 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (6.78%) Puppet
2 21 (3.65%) Ansible
3 13 (2.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (1.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (1.22%) Data Guard
5 7 (1.22%) SCCM
5 7 (1.22%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.04%) ITRS Geneos
6 6 (1.04%) Kibana
6 6 (1.04%) OpenView
6 6 (1.04%) Salt
7 5 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.87%) QRadar
8 4 (0.70%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.70%) Control-M
8 4 (0.70%) SCOM
8 4 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.52%) Nagios
9 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 197 (34.26%) Oracle
2 98 (17.04%) IBM
3 68 (11.83%) VMware
4 62 (10.78%) Microsoft
5 44 (7.65%) TIBCO
6 34 (5.91%) MuleSoft
7 32 (5.57%) SAP
8 28 (4.87%) Splunk
9 24 (4.17%) EMC
10 23 (4.00%) Cisco
11 20 (3.48%) Solace
12 19 (3.30%) Sybase
13 18 (3.13%) Google
14 17 (2.96%) Red Hat
15 16 (2.78%) Citrix
15 16 (2.78%) webMethods
15 16 (2.78%) WSO2
16 14 (2.43%) Informatica
16 14 (2.43%) SmartStream
17 12 (2.09%) NetApp
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