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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 171 133 154
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +21
Contract jobs citing Middleware 325 419 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.78% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.48% 5.65% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 244 220
Median daily rate £525 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% +6.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +60.00%
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
7255 7416 7127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.74% 31.43% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5481 5413 5108
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -6 49 £500 - 9
Docklands, London +14 5 £450 -18.18%
Canary Wharf +6 3 £470 -34.03%
Bromley -9 1 £475 -13.63%
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 263 (36.68%) Oracle
2 247 (34.45%) Linux
3 224 (31.24%) Java
4 189 (26.36%) Unix
5 179 (24.97%) Finance
6 178 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
7 144 (20.08%) IBM
8 133 (18.55%) SQL
8 133 (18.55%) WebSphere
9 124 (17.29%) HTTP
10 120 (16.74%) ITIL
11 111 (15.48%) Windows
12 105 (14.64%) SOA
13 103 (14.37%) WebLogic
14 99 (13.81%) Web Services
15 91 (12.69%) Banking
16 87 (12.13%) XML
17 82 (11.44%) Oracle Database
18 81 (11.30%) REST
19 78 (10.88%) SQL Server
20 76 (10.60%) Shell Script
21 72 (10.04%) SDLC
22 70 (9.76%) VMware
23 64 (8.93%) .NET
23 64 (8.93%) JMS
24 62 (8.65%) Apache
25 61 (8.51%) Spring
26 60 (8.37%) Scrum
26 60 (8.37%) DNS
27 59 (8.23%) 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
1 133 (18.55%) WebSphere
2 103 (14.37%) WebLogic
3 62 (8.65%) Apache
4 54 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 49 (6.83%) Tomcat
6 37 (5.16%) IBM HTTP Server
7 30 (4.18%) Mule
8 29 (4.04%) IIS
9 26 (3.63%) JBoss
9 26 (3.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 23 (3.21%) Oracle Service Bus
11 21 (2.93%) CMS
12 19 (2.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 19 (2.65%) Mule ESB
13 16 (2.23%) Oracle Coherence
14 13 (1.81%) GlassFish
14 13 (1.81%) MQSeries
15 12 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 10 (1.39%) LiveCycle
16 10 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.39%) MS Project
3 2 (0.28%) MS Office
3 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.53%) Documaker
3 8 (1.12%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.70%) RMDS
5 5 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.56%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 3 (0.42%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.28%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.28%) Radian6
8 2 (0.28%) SunGard GMI
9 1 (0.14%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (2.65%) PaaS
4 13 (1.81%) IaaS
4 13 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (1.81%) SaaS
5 11 (1.53%) GitHub
6 5 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.28%) Force.com
8 2 (0.28%) Office 365
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.14%) Google Play
9 1 (0.14%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 124 (17.29%) HTTP
2 60 (8.37%) DNS
3 57 (7.95%) SSL
4 47 (6.56%) Firewall
5 43 (6.00%) LDAP
6 39 (5.44%) SAN
7 32 (4.46%) WAN
8 28 (3.91%) FTP
8 28 (3.91%) LAN
9 24 (3.35%) NAS
10 19 (2.65%) Internet
11 16 (2.23%) Fibre Channel
12 14 (1.95%) FCoE
12 14 (1.95%) iSCSI
12 14 (1.95%) Multicast
13 11 (1.53%) DHCP
14 8 (1.12%) AMQP
14 8 (1.12%) HTTPS
14 8 (1.12%) TCP/IP
15 6 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (11.44%) Oracle Database
2 78 (10.88%) SQL Server
3 36 (5.02%) Relational Database
4 33 (4.60%) Hadoop
5 31 (4.32%) NoSQL
6 30 (4.18%) DB2
7 27 (3.77%) MySQL
8 25 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (3.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (2.51%) Big Data
10 18 (2.51%) Oracle Database 12c
11 16 (2.23%) RDBMS
12 15 (2.09%) Oracle ODI
13 14 (1.95%) MongoDB
14 13 (1.81%) HBase
15 12 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
16 10 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (1.26%) DataStage
18 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (7.53%) Jenkins
2 44 (6.14%) Git (software)
3 43 (6.00%) Subversion
4 38 (5.30%) JIRA
5 35 (4.88%) Maven
6 24 (3.35%) Ant
6 24 (3.35%) Introscope
7 18 (2.51%) SoapUI
8 16 (2.23%) JUnit
9 15 (2.09%) Hudson
10 13 (1.81%) Selenium
11 10 (1.39%) Mockito
12 9 (1.26%) Protractor
13 8 (1.12%) JProfiler
13 8 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
14 7 (0.98%) ClearCase
14 7 (0.98%) LoadRunner
14 7 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (0.84%) XMLSpy
General
1 179 (24.97%) Finance
2 91 (12.69%) Banking
3 51 (7.11%) Retail
4 34 (4.74%) Front Office
5 30 (4.18%) Financial Institution
5 30 (4.18%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.81%) Marketing
7 9 (1.26%) Back Office
7 9 (1.26%) Law
8 6 (0.84%) Games
8 6 (0.84%) Legal
8 6 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.42%) French Language
9 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.42%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.14%) Advertising
10 1 (0.14%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 168 (23.43%) Developer
2 160 (22.32%) Architect
3 98 (13.67%) Consultant
4 64 (8.93%) Java Developer
5 47 (6.56%) Analyst
6 44 (6.14%) Middleware Developer
6 44 (6.14%) Solutions Architect
7 34 (4.74%) Administrator
8 33 (4.60%) Enterprise Architect
9 31 (4.32%) Project Manager
10 27 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
10 27 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
11 22 (3.07%) C# Developer
11 22 (3.07%) Designer
11 22 (3.07%) Senior Developer
12 21 (2.93%) Middleware Engineer
13 18 (2.51%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (2.37%) Integration Developer
14 17 (2.37%) Linux Engineer
14 17 (2.37%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (13.81%) Web Services
2 87 (12.13%) XML
3 81 (11.30%) REST
4 64 (8.93%) .NET
4 64 (8.93%) JMS
5 61 (8.51%) Spring
6 46 (6.42%) SOAP
7 45 (6.28%) J2EE
7 45 (6.28%) WebSphere MQ
8 43 (6.00%) XSLT
9 42 (5.86%) Oracle Fusion
10 40 (5.58%) RESTful
11 39 (5.44%) HTML
11 39 (5.44%) Java EE
12 37 (5.16%) IBM Integration Bus
13 31 (4.32%) JSON
14 30 (4.18%) Hibernate
15 28 (3.91%) AngularJS
16 20 (2.79%) Rendezvous
17 19 (2.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.02%) Data Centre
2 36 (5.02%) DataPower
3 29 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 23 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.93%) Equities
6 17 (2.37%) Derivative
6 17 (2.37%) Fixed Income
7 16 (2.23%) Algorithms
7 16 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.23%) Hedge funds
7 16 (2.23%) STB
8 15 (2.09%) Clustering
8 15 (2.09%) SWIFT
9 13 (1.81%) Data Extraction
9 13 (1.81%) Data Integration
9 13 (1.81%) N-Tier
9 13 (1.81%) Virtual Team
10 11 (1.53%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 247 (34.45%) Linux
2 189 (26.36%) Unix
3 111 (15.48%) Windows
4 52 (7.25%) AIX
5 50 (6.97%) Solaris
6 46 (6.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 39 (5.44%) Oracle Linux
8 36 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (4.04%) Windows Server
10 24 (3.35%) SUSE
11 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.70%) Android
12 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.56%) OpenVMS
14 2 (0.28%) zOS
15 1 (0.14%) HPUX
15 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (16.74%) ITIL
3 105 (14.64%) SOA
4 72 (10.04%) SDLC
5 60 (8.37%) Scrum
6 59 (8.23%) TDD
7 58 (8.09%) Migration
8 57 (7.95%) UML
9 55 (7.67%) Change Management
10 53 (7.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 52 (7.25%) DevOps
11 52 (7.25%) TOGAF
12 47 (6.56%) OO
12 47 (6.56%) Project Management
13 46 (6.42%) High Availability
13 46 (6.42%) Multithreading
14 45 (6.28%) Release Management
15 43 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 43 (6.00%) Zachman Framework
16 42 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 224 (31.24%) Java
2 133 (18.55%) SQL
3 76 (10.60%) Shell Script
4 48 (6.69%) Python
5 45 (6.28%) Perl
6 43 (6.00%) C#
7 39 (5.44%) JavaScript
8 36 (5.02%) C++
9 32 (4.46%) Bash Shell
10 24 (3.35%) C
11 19 (2.65%) Jython
12 17 (2.37%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.67%) Ruby
14 7 (0.98%) Embedded C++
14 7 (0.98%) Korn
15 6 (0.84%) Embedded C
15 6 (0.84%) Groovy
15 6 (0.84%) PHP
15 6 (0.84%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (5.72%) Degree
2 36 (5.02%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.56%) CISA
4 4 (0.56%) CISM
4 4 (0.56%) CISSP
4 4 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (0.56%) PMI Certification
4 4 (0.56%) PMP
5 3 (0.42%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.42%) MBA
5 3 (0.42%) MCSE
5 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.28%) CBAP
6 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.28%) MCP
6 2 (0.28%) OCP
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.49%) QA
2 11 (1.53%) PCI DSS
2 11 (1.53%) SEPA
3 10 (1.39%) SLA
4 7 (0.98%) ISO20022
5 6 (0.84%) HL7
6 2 (0.28%) COBIT
6 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.28%) ISO15022
7 1 (0.14%) COREP
7 1 (0.14%) FINREP
7 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) MiFID
7 1 (0.14%) RMADS
System Software
1 56 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 29 (4.04%) Hyper-V
3 16 (2.23%) KVM
3 16 (2.23%) NFS
3 16 (2.23%) SRDF
3 16 (2.23%) Xen
4 15 (2.09%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (1.39%) vSphere
6 8 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.70%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.56%) Docker
9 4 (0.56%) LXC
10 3 (0.42%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.42%) Squid
10 3 (0.42%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.28%) XenApp
11 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (6.56%) Puppet
2 23 (3.21%) Ansible
3 21 (2.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (2.23%) Control-M
5 14 (1.95%) ITRS Geneos
6 13 (1.81%) Nagios
7 12 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (1.67%) Oracle Identity Management
7 12 (1.67%) SCCM
8 11 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 8 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (0.70%) MIMEsweeper
10 5 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.70%) OpenView
10 5 (0.70%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.56%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.56%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.42%) Graphite
12 3 (0.42%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 263 (36.68%) Oracle
2 144 (20.08%) IBM
3 70 (9.76%) VMware
4 54 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 44 (6.14%) TIBCO
6 38 (5.30%) webMethods
7 36 (5.02%) AppDynamics
8 32 (4.46%) MuleSoft
8 32 (4.46%) Red Hat
9 30 (4.18%) ATG
10 27 (3.77%) Cisco
10 27 (3.77%) Sybase
11 23 (3.21%) Informatica
12 22 (3.07%) NetApp
13 20 (2.79%) HP
13 20 (2.79%) Intel
14 18 (2.51%) Adobe
14 18 (2.51%) EMC
14 18 (2.51%) Software AG
15 15 (2.09%) Citrix
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