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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 143 150 161
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Middleware 407 350 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.79% 1.56% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.65% 5.09% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 220 212
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
- +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £102.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
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
7207 6877 7028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.62% 30.57% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5476 4875 5123
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 35 30
Median hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.21 £18.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +13 51 £475 -5.00% 14
Docklands, London +16 7 £440 -20.00%
Canary Wharf +4 5 £500 -14.52%
Croydon -9 2 £518 +72.50%
Chessington - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 215 (34.51%) Linux
2 212 (34.03%) Oracle
3 192 (30.82%) Java
4 161 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
5 158 (25.36%) Unix
6 153 (24.56%) Finance
7 139 (22.31%) SQL
8 135 (21.67%) IBM
9 109 (17.50%) WebSphere
10 105 (16.85%) SOA
11 97 (15.57%) Web Services
12 90 (14.45%) ITIL
13 88 (14.13%) Windows
13 88 (14.13%) HTTP
14 86 (13.80%) Banking
15 82 (13.16%) XML
16 78 (12.52%) SQL Server
17 74 (11.88%) WebLogic
18 72 (11.56%) REST
19 62 (9.95%) Shell Script
20 60 (9.63%) Migration
20 60 (9.63%) Spring
21 59 (9.47%) JMS
22 58 (9.31%) UML
23 57 (9.15%) SSL
23 57 (9.15%) Oracle Database
24 56 (8.99%) Apache
24 56 (8.99%) OO
25 54 (8.67%) AIX
26 53 (8.51%) TDD

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
1 109 (17.50%) WebSphere
2 74 (11.88%) WebLogic
3 56 (8.99%) Apache
4 44 (7.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 35 (5.62%) IBM HTTP Server
5 35 (5.62%) Tomcat
6 28 (4.49%) JBoss
7 23 (3.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 22 (3.53%) CMS
8 22 (3.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 21 (3.37%) Mule
10 20 (3.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 20 (3.21%) IIS
11 19 (3.05%) Oracle Service Bus
12 14 (2.25%) GlassFish
12 14 (2.25%) MQSeries
13 13 (2.09%) LiveCycle
14 12 (1.93%) Node.js
15 10 (1.61%) Mule ESB
15 10 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 15 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) MS Project
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.80%) RMDS
3 4 (0.64%) Documaker
3 4 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.64%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.64%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.48%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.32%) Radian6
5 2 (0.32%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.16%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.16%) Maximo
6 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.16%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (5.30%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (2.41%) PaaS
4 12 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.77%) GitHub
6 10 (1.61%) SaaS
7 6 (0.96%) IaaS
8 5 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.48%) Office 365
10 2 (0.32%) Boomi
10 2 (0.32%) Force.com
10 2 (0.32%) SoftLayer
10 2 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.16%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.16%) Google Play
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 88 (14.13%) HTTP
2 57 (9.15%) SSL
3 52 (8.35%) DNS
4 51 (8.19%) Firewall
5 31 (4.98%) SAN
6 24 (3.85%) LDAP
7 20 (3.21%) Internet
8 16 (2.57%) TCP/IP
8 16 (2.57%) WAN
9 15 (2.41%) LAN
10 14 (2.25%) FTP
10 14 (2.25%) NAS
11 11 (1.77%) Multicast
12 10 (1.61%) HTTPS
13 9 (1.44%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (1.28%) iSCSI
15 7 (1.12%) FCoE
15 7 (1.12%) WinSCP
16 6 (0.96%) SSH
16 6 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (12.52%) SQL Server
2 57 (9.15%) Oracle Database
3 38 (6.10%) DB2
4 36 (5.78%) NoSQL
5 27 (4.33%) Relational Database
6 26 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (4.01%) MySQL
8 18 (2.89%) Hadoop
8 18 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (2.57%) MongoDB
10 14 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (2.09%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (1.61%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.28%) Big Data
13 8 (1.28%) HBase
13 8 (1.28%) OLTP
13 8 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
13 8 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
14 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 39 (6.26%) Jenkins
3 35 (5.62%) JIRA
4 33 (5.30%) Maven
5 32 (5.14%) Subversion
6 26 (4.17%) Ant
7 22 (3.53%) Introscope
8 20 (3.21%) JUnit
9 16 (2.57%) Selenium
10 15 (2.41%) Hudson
10 15 (2.41%) SoapUI
11 13 (2.09%) Mockito
12 10 (1.61%) JProfiler
13 7 (1.12%) ClearCase
14 6 (0.96%) JMeter
14 6 (0.96%) LoadRunner
14 6 (0.96%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.96%) XMLSpy
15 5 (0.80%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.80%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 153 (24.56%) Finance
2 86 (13.80%) Banking
3 39 (6.26%) Investment Banking
4 38 (6.10%) Front Office
5 35 (5.62%) Retail
6 11 (1.77%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.44%) Back Office
8 7 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.96%) Games
9 6 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.80%) Legal
10 5 (0.80%) Marketing
11 4 (0.64%) Law
11 4 (0.64%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.48%) Advertising
13 2 (0.32%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 166 (26.65%) Developer
2 157 (25.20%) Architect
3 64 (10.27%) Java Developer
4 46 (7.38%) Consultant
4 46 (7.38%) Middleware Developer
5 45 (7.22%) Analyst
6 43 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 34 (5.46%) Enterprise Architect
8 25 (4.01%) Administrator
8 25 (4.01%) Infrastructure Architect
9 22 (3.53%) Middleware Engineer
10 21 (3.37%) Designer
10 21 (3.37%) Senior Developer
11 20 (3.21%) DBA
12 19 (3.05%) Senior Java Developer
13 18 (2.89%) Java Middleware Developer
13 18 (2.89%) Software Developer
14 17 (2.73%) C++ Developer
15 16 (2.57%) C# Developer
16 15 (2.41%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (15.57%) Web Services
2 82 (13.16%) XML
3 72 (11.56%) REST
4 60 (9.63%) Spring
5 59 (9.47%) JMS
6 50 (8.03%) SOAP
7 46 (7.38%) .NET
8 41 (6.58%) J2EE
8 41 (6.58%) Oracle Fusion
9 38 (6.10%) Hibernate
10 37 (5.94%) Java EE
11 35 (5.62%) RESTful
12 34 (5.46%) HTML
13 33 (5.30%) JSON
13 33 (5.30%) WebSphere MQ
14 32 (5.14%) XSLT
15 22 (3.53%) XSD
16 21 (3.37%) FIX Protocol
16 21 (3.37%) FpML
16 21 (3.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.78%) Data Centre
3 31 (4.98%) Management Information System
4 30 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 28 (4.49%) DataPower
6 27 (4.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 22 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.89%) Derivative
9 17 (2.73%) STB
10 16 (2.57%) Equities
11 13 (2.09%) Data Extraction
11 13 (2.09%) SWIFT
12 12 (1.93%) Clustering
12 12 (1.93%) DTV
13 11 (1.77%) Mainframe
14 10 (1.61%) Algorithms
14 10 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (1.61%) Fixed Income
14 10 (1.61%) N-Tier
14 10 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 215 (34.51%) Linux
2 158 (25.36%) Unix
3 88 (14.13%) Windows
4 54 (8.67%) AIX
5 39 (6.26%) Solaris
5 39 (6.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 28 (4.49%) Oracle Linux
7 25 (4.01%) SUSE
8 23 (3.69%) Windows Server
9 18 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.64%) VMS
11 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.48%) CentOS
12 3 (0.48%) zOS
13 2 (0.32%) OpenVMS
13 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.32%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.16%) CatOS
14 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (16.85%) SOA
3 90 (14.45%) ITIL
4 60 (9.63%) Migration
5 58 (9.31%) UML
6 56 (8.99%) OO
7 53 (8.51%) TDD
8 51 (8.19%) High Availability
8 51 (8.19%) TOGAF
9 49 (7.87%) Change Management
10 48 (7.70%) E-Commerce
11 46 (7.38%) Scrum
11 46 (7.38%) SDLC
12 44 (7.06%) Zachman Framework
13 43 (6.90%) Multithreading
14 39 (6.26%) Project Management
15 37 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 36 (5.78%) Technical Architecture
17 32 (5.14%) Continuous Delivery
18 31 (4.98%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (30.82%) Java
2 139 (22.31%) SQL
3 62 (9.95%) Shell Script
4 47 (7.54%) Python
5 44 (7.06%) JavaScript
6 42 (6.74%) Perl
7 41 (6.58%) C#
7 41 (6.58%) C++
8 34 (5.46%) Bash Shell
9 26 (4.17%) C
10 18 (2.89%) Jython
11 14 (2.25%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.93%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.61%) PHP
14 9 (1.44%) Ruby
15 8 (1.28%) Groovy
15 8 (1.28%) Korn
15 8 (1.28%) XPath
16 7 (1.12%) Embedded C++
17 6 (0.96%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 45 (7.22%) Degree
1 45 (7.22%) Security Cleared
2 30 (4.82%) SC Cleared
3 6 (0.96%) CISM
3 6 (0.96%) CISSP
3 6 (0.96%) DV Cleared
4 5 (0.80%) CISA
5 4 (0.64%) CCNA
5 4 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.32%) CBAP
7 2 (0.32%) MCSE
7 2 (0.32%) OCP
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.16%) CCSA
8 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.69%) QA
2 9 (1.44%) ISO20022
2 9 (1.44%) SEPA
3 8 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.96%) HL7
5 4 (0.64%) SLA
6 2 (0.32%) COBIT
6 2 (0.32%) ISO15022
6 2 (0.32%) MiFID
7 1 (0.16%) COREP
7 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.16%) EMIR
7 1 (0.16%) FINREP
7 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 40 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.93%) vSphere
5 11 (1.77%) NFS
6 10 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.28%) KVM
7 8 (1.28%) SRDF
7 8 (1.28%) Xen
8 7 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.96%) LXC
10 5 (0.80%) Docker
10 5 (0.80%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.48%) Squid
12 2 (0.32%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.32%) Samba
12 2 (0.32%) XenApp
12 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.16%) ACF2
13 1 (0.16%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 28 (4.49%) Puppet
2 23 (3.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 14 (2.25%) Ansible
4 13 (2.09%) Control-M
5 10 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (1.61%) SCCM
6 9 (1.44%) ITRS Geneos
6 9 (1.44%) Oracle Identity Management
7 8 (1.28%) Data Guard
8 7 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.96%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.80%) MIMEsweeper
10 5 (0.80%) Nagios
10 5 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.64%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.64%) Foglight
11 4 (0.64%) HP SiteScope
11 4 (0.64%) OpenView
12 3 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 212 (34.03%) Oracle
2 135 (21.67%) IBM
3 46 (7.38%) VMware
4 37 (5.94%) TIBCO
5 36 (5.78%) webMethods
6 33 (5.30%) Microsoft
7 30 (4.82%) Sybase
8 26 (4.17%) Adobe
8 26 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 24 (3.85%) ATG
10 23 (3.69%) AppDynamics
11 22 (3.53%) Cisco
12 20 (3.21%) HP
12 20 (3.21%) MuleSoft
13 18 (2.89%) Software AG
14 17 (2.73%) SAP
15 12 (1.93%) Informatica
15 12 (1.93%) Intel
16 11 (1.77%) EMC
16 11 (1.77%) NetApp
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