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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 173 133 136
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +3
Contract jobs citing Middleware 316 418 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.39% 1.77% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.16% 5.59% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 262 250
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £38.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +38.18%
Middleware
England

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
7592 7476 7471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.42% 31.68% 30.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5647 5485 5240
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £19.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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
City of London -20 47 £488 +2.63% 17
Canary Wharf -2 2 - -
Docklands, London +5 1 - -
Brentford +2 1 - -
Bromley -10 1 £475 -5.00%
Uxbridge - 1 - - 1
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 London region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 275 (40.20%) Oracle
2 242 (35.38%) Linux
3 221 (32.31%) Java
4 178 (26.02%) Unix
5 169 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
6 167 (24.42%) Finance
7 137 (20.03%) IBM
8 129 (18.86%) WebSphere
9 115 (16.81%) HTTP
10 112 (16.37%) ITIL
11 109 (15.94%) SQL
12 107 (15.64%) Windows
13 105 (15.35%) WebLogic
14 104 (15.20%) SOA
15 101 (14.77%) Web Services
16 90 (13.16%) Banking
17 79 (11.55%) Oracle Database
18 77 (11.26%) XML
19 74 (10.82%) SQL Server
20 73 (10.67%) VMware
21 70 (10.23%) REST
22 69 (10.09%) SDLC
23 66 (9.65%) Apache
24 65 (9.50%) Spring
25 63 (9.21%) JMS
26 62 (9.06%) .NET
27 60 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
28 59 (8.63%) Shell Script
28 59 (8.63%) Scrum
29 58 (8.48%) Analytical Skills

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
1 129 (18.86%) WebSphere
2 105 (15.35%) WebLogic
3 66 (9.65%) Apache
4 55 (8.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 50 (7.31%) Tomcat
6 36 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 35 (5.12%) IIS
8 33 (4.82%) Mule
9 25 (3.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 24 (3.51%) JBoss
10 24 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
11 20 (2.92%) Mule ESB
12 19 (2.78%) CMS
13 17 (2.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 14 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (1.61%) GlassFish
16 10 (1.46%) LiveCycle
16 10 (1.46%) Oracle Coherence
16 10 (1.46%) SharePoint
17 9 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 25 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.46%) MS Project
3 2 (0.29%) MS Office
3 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.61%) Documaker
1 11 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.17%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (1.02%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.58%) RMDS
7 3 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.29%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.29%) Radian6
8 2 (0.29%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
9 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.15%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (3.51%) PaaS
3 19 (2.78%) IaaS
4 15 (2.19%) SaaS
5 13 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (1.75%) GitHub
7 5 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.44%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.29%) Force.com
9 2 (0.29%) Office 365
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.15%) Google Play
10 1 (0.15%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 115 (16.81%) HTTP
2 56 (8.19%) DNS
3 54 (7.89%) SSL
4 44 (6.43%) LDAP
5 39 (5.70%) Firewall
6 29 (4.24%) SAN
6 29 (4.24%) WAN
7 25 (3.65%) LAN
8 22 (3.22%) Internet
9 21 (3.07%) FTP
10 18 (2.63%) NAS
11 14 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
12 12 (1.75%) DHCP
13 11 (1.61%) FCoE
13 11 (1.61%) iSCSI
13 11 (1.61%) Multicast
14 10 (1.46%) AMQP
15 9 (1.32%) TCP/IP
16 8 (1.17%) SSH
17 5 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (11.55%) Oracle Database
2 74 (10.82%) SQL Server
3 31 (4.53%) Hadoop
3 31 (4.53%) NoSQL
4 29 (4.24%) DB2
5 27 (3.95%) MySQL
5 27 (3.95%) Relational Database
6 26 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (3.07%) Oracle Database 12c
9 20 (2.92%) Big Data
10 16 (2.34%) Oracle ODI
11 15 (2.19%) MongoDB
12 14 (2.05%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.46%) HBase
14 9 (1.32%) DataStage
14 9 (1.32%) QlikView
14 9 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (8.19%) Jenkins
2 42 (6.14%) Git (software)
3 35 (5.12%) JIRA
3 35 (5.12%) Maven
3 35 (5.12%) Subversion
4 23 (3.36%) Introscope
5 22 (3.22%) Ant
6 16 (2.34%) Hudson
7 15 (2.19%) JUnit
8 13 (1.90%) Selenium
9 9 (1.32%) Mockito
9 9 (1.32%) Protractor
9 9 (1.32%) SoapUI
9 9 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (1.17%) JMeter
10 8 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (1.02%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.02%) JProfiler
12 6 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (0.73%) Cucumber
General
1 167 (24.42%) Finance
2 90 (13.16%) Banking
3 54 (7.89%) Retail
4 31 (4.53%) Financial Institution
4 31 (4.53%) Investment Banking
5 30 (4.39%) Front Office
6 12 (1.75%) Marketing
7 10 (1.46%) Legal
8 9 (1.32%) Back Office
8 9 (1.32%) Law
9 6 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.58%) Games
11 3 (0.44%) Electronics
11 3 (0.44%) French Language
11 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.44%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.29%) Billing
12 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 156 (22.81%) Developer
2 136 (19.88%) Architect
3 104 (15.20%) Consultant
4 59 (8.63%) Java Developer
5 44 (6.43%) Analyst
5 44 (6.43%) Solutions Architect
6 37 (5.41%) Administrator
6 37 (5.41%) Middleware Developer
7 31 (4.53%) Project Manager
8 27 (3.95%) Oracle Consultant
9 26 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
10 20 (2.92%) C# Developer
10 20 (2.92%) Linux Engineer
11 18 (2.63%) Senior Developer
11 18 (2.63%) WebSphere Developer
12 17 (2.49%) Lead Architect
13 16 (2.34%) Java Architect
13 16 (2.34%) WebSphere Administrator
14 15 (2.19%) Integration Architect
14 15 (2.19%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (14.77%) Web Services
2 77 (11.26%) XML
3 70 (10.23%) REST
4 65 (9.50%) Spring
5 63 (9.21%) JMS
6 62 (9.06%) .NET
7 50 (7.31%) J2EE
8 44 (6.43%) WebSphere MQ
9 39 (5.70%) IBM Integration Bus
9 39 (5.70%) Oracle Fusion
9 39 (5.70%) RESTful
10 38 (5.56%) Java EE
11 37 (5.41%) XSLT
12 36 (5.26%) HTML
12 36 (5.26%) SOAP
13 31 (4.53%) Hibernate
14 26 (3.80%) AngularJS
15 22 (3.22%) JSON
16 19 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
16 19 (2.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (5.85%) Data Centre
3 31 (4.53%) DataPower
4 25 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.36%) Equities
6 22 (3.22%) Clustering
7 21 (3.07%) Fixed Income
8 19 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (2.78%) Virtual Team
9 18 (2.63%) Hedge funds
9 18 (2.63%) Management Information System
10 15 (2.19%) Algorithms
10 15 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.90%) Derivative
11 13 (1.90%) Private Cloud
12 12 (1.75%) iSeries
12 12 (1.75%) Mainframe
12 12 (1.75%) PKI
13 11 (1.61%) Data Extraction
13 11 (1.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 242 (35.38%) Linux
2 178 (26.02%) Unix
3 107 (15.64%) Windows
4 57 (8.33%) AIX
5 50 (7.31%) Solaris
6 41 (5.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 36 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
8 34 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (3.80%) Windows Server
10 21 (3.07%) SUSE
11 7 (1.02%) Android
12 5 (0.73%) CentOS
12 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.44%) OpenVMS
13 3 (0.44%) zOS
14 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (16.37%) ITIL
3 104 (15.20%) SOA
4 69 (10.09%) SDLC
5 59 (8.63%) Scrum
6 55 (8.04%) DevOps
6 55 (8.04%) TDD
7 54 (7.89%) Migration
8 51 (7.46%) Release Management
9 49 (7.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 46 (6.73%) High Availability
10 46 (6.73%) Project Management
11 44 (6.43%) Change Management
12 41 (5.99%) Configuration Management
12 41 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (5.99%) Multithreading
12 41 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (5.70%) E-Commerce
14 37 (5.41%) OO
15 32 (4.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 221 (32.31%) Java
2 109 (15.94%) SQL
3 59 (8.63%) Shell Script
4 43 (6.29%) Perl
5 41 (5.99%) Python
6 40 (5.85%) JavaScript
7 39 (5.70%) C#
8 29 (4.24%) C++
9 28 (4.09%) Bash Shell
10 22 (3.22%) C
11 20 (2.92%) Jython
12 17 (2.49%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.05%) Ruby
14 10 (1.46%) PHP
15 9 (1.32%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.88%) Groovy
16 6 (0.88%) Scala
17 5 (0.73%) Embedded C
17 5 (0.73%) Korn
17 5 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (5.56%) Degree
2 21 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.58%) CISA
4 4 (0.58%) CISM
4 4 (0.58%) CISSP
4 4 (0.58%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (0.58%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.58%) PMP
5 3 (0.44%) MBA
5 3 (0.44%) MCSE
5 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.29%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.29%) CCNA
6 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.29%) HNC
6 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.29%) MCP
6 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.51%) QA
2 13 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.32%) SLA
4 7 (1.02%) SEPA
5 6 (0.88%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.29%) COBIT
6 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.29%) HL7
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) ISO15022
6 2 (0.29%) MiFID
7 1 (0.15%) COREP
7 1 (0.15%) EMIR
7 1 (0.15%) FINREP
7 1 (0.15%) GMP
7 1 (0.15%) PMBOK
System Software
1 60 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (4.68%) Active Directory
3 29 (4.24%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
5 16 (2.34%) KVM
5 16 (2.34%) Xen
6 14 (2.05%) NFS
6 14 (2.05%) SRDF
7 7 (1.02%) vSphere
8 6 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.73%) Docker
9 5 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.58%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.58%) DFS Replication
10 4 (0.58%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.58%) vCloud
11 3 (0.44%) Squid
11 3 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.29%) Firmware
12 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 48 (7.02%) Puppet
2 23 (3.36%) Ansible
3 19 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (1.90%) Control-M
5 12 (1.75%) ITRS Geneos
5 12 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
6 10 (1.46%) Nagios
7 9 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 8 (1.17%) OpenView
8 8 (1.17%) SCCM
9 6 (0.88%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.88%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.58%) Graphite
10 4 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.58%) HP SiteScope
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.44%) Kibana
11 3 (0.44%) Kubernetes
11 3 (0.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 275 (40.20%) Oracle
2 137 (20.03%) IBM
3 73 (10.67%) VMware
4 53 (7.75%) Microsoft
5 41 (5.99%) webMethods
6 39 (5.70%) TIBCO
7 36 (5.26%) MuleSoft
8 34 (4.97%) AppDynamics
9 28 (4.09%) ATG
10 25 (3.65%) Informatica
10 25 (3.65%) Red Hat
11 24 (3.51%) Cisco
12 20 (2.92%) NetApp
13 19 (2.78%) EMC
14 18 (2.63%) HP
14 18 (2.63%) Intel
15 16 (2.34%) Sitecore
16 15 (2.19%) Adobe
16 15 (2.19%) Citrix
16 15 (2.19%) Sybase
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