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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
England / London
Rank 174 188 162
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Contract jobs citing Middleware 260 258 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.34% 1.20% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 3.81% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 158 191
Median daily rate £520 £488 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £678 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.47% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £100.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%

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
6746 6778 6466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.88% 31.61% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5081 5017 4783
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 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 21
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £24.58 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -8 39 £550 +12.82% 21
Uxbridge - 5 £500 - 1
Canary Wharf +2 4 £650 +79.31%
Docklands, London +1 3 £600 +14.28%
Osterley +2 1 £450 -
Bromley - 1 £550 -
Croydon - 1 £350 -
Feltham - 1 £275 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 (34.81%) Java
2 178 (31.45%) Oracle
3 168 (29.68%) Finance
4 166 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
5 164 (28.98%) Linux
6 134 (23.67%) Banking
7 127 (22.44%) Unix
8 104 (18.37%) SQL
9 99 (17.49%) SOA
10 98 (17.31%) Windows
11 97 (17.14%) WebSphere
12 95 (16.78%) IBM
13 68 (12.01%) XML
13 68 (12.01%) SQL Server
14 67 (11.84%) JavaScript
15 64 (11.31%) Microsoft
16 60 (10.60%) JSON
16 60 (10.60%) DevOps
17 59 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 56 (9.89%) HTML
18 56 (9.89%) Web Services
19 54 (9.54%) Scrum
20 53 (9.36%) Multithreading
20 53 (9.36%) Microsoft Azure
21 51 (9.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 50 (8.83%) C++
22 50 (8.83%) Spring
22 50 (8.83%) Degree
23 49 (8.66%) VMware
23 49 (8.66%) Apache

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 97 (17.14%) WebSphere
2 59 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 49 (8.66%) Apache
4 42 (7.42%) WebLogic
5 40 (7.07%) Tomcat
6 31 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 30 (5.30%) Oracle Service Bus
8 28 (4.95%) Mule
9 26 (4.59%) IIS
10 25 (4.42%) Confluence
10 25 (4.42%) Oracle Coherence
11 15 (2.65%) JBoss
12 13 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
13 11 (1.94%) DataSynapse
14 10 (1.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 10 (1.77%) SharePoint
15 8 (1.41%) Mule ESB
16 7 (1.24%) CMS
16 7 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.88%) Workday HCM
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.35%) Endur
6 2 (0.35%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.35%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.18%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.18%) Findur
7 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.18%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 53 (9.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (5.30%) PaaS
4 26 (4.59%) IaaS
5 16 (2.83%) GitHub
5 16 (2.83%) SaaS
6 14 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.94%) IBM Cloud
8 8 (1.41%) Google App Engine
8 8 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (1.24%) Bluemix
10 4 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.71%) Boomi
10 4 (0.71%) Force.com
11 3 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.53%) CloudFront
11 3 (0.53%) Office 365
12 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.07%) HTTP
2 34 (6.01%) Firewall
3 33 (5.83%) DNS
4 32 (5.65%) SSL
5 31 (5.48%) TCP/IP
6 23 (4.06%) SAN
7 17 (3.00%) WAN
8 15 (2.65%) LAN
9 12 (2.12%) Multicast
10 11 (1.94%) Internet
10 11 (1.94%) NAS
11 10 (1.77%) FCoE
11 10 (1.77%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (1.77%) FTP
11 10 (1.77%) iSCSI
12 7 (1.24%) DHCP
12 7 (1.24%) DSL
13 6 (1.06%) AMQP
14 5 (0.88%) BIG-IP
14 5 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (12.01%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.54%) Oracle Database
3 28 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (4.42%) Big Data
4 25 (4.42%) DB2
4 25 (4.42%) Hadoop
5 21 (3.71%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.83%) Oracle Database 12c
7 15 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (2.12%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.94%) MySQL
10 9 (1.59%) HBase
10 9 (1.59%) KDB
10 9 (1.59%) Kdb+
10 9 (1.59%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.59%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (1.24%) Oracle Exadata
13 6 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 44 (7.77%) Maven
2 40 (7.07%) Jenkins
3 37 (6.54%) JIRA
4 27 (4.77%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.77%) Subversion
5 14 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (2.12%) Gradle
6 12 (2.12%) JUnit
7 11 (1.94%) Mockito
8 9 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
9 8 (1.41%) Introscope
9 8 (1.41%) Selenium
10 7 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.06%) gulp
11 6 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (1.06%) Spock
11 6 (1.06%) webpack
12 5 (0.88%) Ant
12 5 (0.88%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.88%) JDeveloper
General
1 168 (29.68%) Finance
2 134 (23.67%) Banking
3 44 (7.77%) Front Office
3 44 (7.77%) Retail
4 40 (7.07%) Investment Banking
5 32 (5.65%) Telecoms
6 28 (4.95%) Marketing
7 21 (3.71%) Electronics
8 19 (3.36%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.94%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.94%) Legal
10 9 (1.59%) Prime Brokerage
10 9 (1.59%) Publishing
11 6 (1.06%) Back Office
11 6 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 169 (29.86%) Developer
2 132 (23.32%) Architect
3 73 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 68 (12.01%) Solutions Architect
5 41 (7.24%) Analyst
6 31 (5.48%) Consultant
7 25 (4.42%) Senior Developer
8 24 (4.24%) Middleware Developer
9 22 (3.89%) C++ Developer
10 21 (3.71%) Infrastructure Architect
10 21 (3.71%) SOA Developer
11 20 (3.53%) Cloud Architect
11 20 (3.53%) Middleware Engineer
11 20 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
12 18 (3.18%) Technical Architect
13 17 (3.00%) Integration Architect
13 17 (3.00%) Project Manager
13 17 (3.00%) Support Analyst
14 15 (2.65%) Administrator
14 15 (2.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (12.01%) XML
2 60 (10.60%) JSON
3 56 (9.89%) HTML
3 56 (9.89%) Web Services
4 50 (8.83%) Spring
5 42 (7.42%) REST
6 41 (7.24%) .NET
7 39 (6.89%) SOAP
7 39 (6.89%) XSLT
8 38 (6.71%) JMS
9 37 (6.54%) WebSphere MQ
10 34 (6.01%) J2EE
11 28 (4.95%) CSS
11 28 (4.95%) IBM Integration Bus
12 27 (4.77%) Oracle Fusion
13 25 (4.42%) Apache Camel
14 24 (4.24%) HTML5
14 24 (4.24%) Rendezvous
15 20 (3.53%) MSMQ
15 20 (3.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 38 (6.71%) Fixed Income
3 37 (6.54%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.95%) Derivative
5 26 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (4.24%) Data Centre
7 22 (3.89%) SWIFT
8 21 (3.71%) Equities
9 15 (2.65%) Fintech
10 14 (2.47%) DataPower
11 13 (2.30%) Clustering
12 12 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (2.12%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.94%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.94%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.94%) User Experience
14 10 (1.77%) Reference Data
15 9 (1.59%) STB
16 8 (1.41%) iPad
16 8 (1.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 164 (28.98%) Linux
2 127 (22.44%) Unix
3 98 (17.31%) Windows
4 38 (6.71%) Solaris
5 32 (5.65%) AIX
6 20 (3.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 18 (3.18%) Oracle Linux
7 18 (3.18%) Windows Server
8 15 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (2.47%) SUSE
10 8 (1.41%) Android
11 7 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (1.06%) CentOS
12 6 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.88%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.71%) zOS
15 3 (0.53%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.53%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.35%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (17.49%) SOA
3 60 (10.60%) DevOps
4 54 (9.54%) Scrum
5 53 (9.36%) Multithreading
6 46 (8.13%) ITIL
7 44 (7.77%) TDD
8 42 (7.42%) E-Commerce
9 41 (7.24%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (7.07%) OO
11 35 (6.18%) High Availability
11 35 (6.18%) Low Latency
11 35 (6.18%) Migration
12 32 (5.65%) Project Management
13 31 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (5.30%) Electronic Trading
15 26 (4.59%) Load Balancing
15 26 (4.59%) Programme Management
15 26 (4.59%) SDLC
16 24 (4.24%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 197 (34.81%) Java
2 104 (18.37%) SQL
3 67 (11.84%) JavaScript
4 50 (8.83%) C++
5 35 (6.18%) C#
6 32 (5.65%) Perl
6 32 (5.65%) Python
7 29 (5.12%) Shell Script
8 22 (3.89%) XPath
9 20 (3.53%) Bash Shell
10 16 (2.83%) C
11 13 (2.30%) Korn
11 13 (2.30%) PHP
11 13 (2.30%) Scala
12 9 (1.59%) Ruby
13 8 (1.41%) Jython
13 8 (1.41%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.06%) ES6
14 6 (1.06%) SPARQL
15 5 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 50 (8.83%) Degree
2 11 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.77%) CISSP
4 8 (1.41%) ISSAP
4 8 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.24%) MCSE
5 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.71%) CCIE
6 4 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.71%) EMC Certification
7 3 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.53%) 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%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.18%) PMP
9 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.77%) MiFID
2 17 (3.00%) QA
3 16 (2.83%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.24%) EMIR
5 5 (0.88%) SLA
6 4 (0.71%) SEPA
7 3 (0.53%) ISO20022
7 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.35%) FATCA
8 2 (0.35%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.18%) ISO15022
9 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 39 (6.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.24%) Docker
3 18 (3.18%) Active Directory
4 17 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (2.12%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.12%) KVM
6 11 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (1.77%) SRDF
8 9 (1.59%) NFS
9 8 (1.41%) Xen
10 7 (1.24%) vSphere
11 6 (1.06%) HDFS
11 6 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.88%) vCloud
13 4 (0.71%) Time Sharing Option
14 3 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.35%) Cronacle
15 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
15 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
15 2 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (6.01%) Puppet
2 18 (3.18%) Ansible
3 7 (1.24%) QRadar
3 7 (1.24%) SCCM
4 6 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (1.06%) Salt
4 6 (1.06%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.88%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (0.88%) Kibana
5 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.71%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.71%) Data Guard
6 4 (0.71%) SCOM
7 3 (0.53%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (0.53%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.35%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 178 (31.45%) Oracle
2 95 (16.78%) IBM
3 64 (11.31%) Microsoft
4 49 (8.66%) VMware
5 44 (7.77%) TIBCO
6 36 (6.36%) SAP
7 28 (4.95%) MuleSoft
8 27 (4.77%) Splunk
9 23 (4.06%) Solace
10 21 (3.71%) Sybase
10 21 (3.71%) WSO2
11 19 (3.36%) Cisco
11 19 (3.36%) EMC
12 17 (3.00%) Red Hat
13 15 (2.65%) Google
13 15 (2.65%) SmartStream
14 12 (2.12%) Citrix
15 11 (1.94%) Cognizant
15 11 (1.94%) Informatica
16 10 (1.77%) NetApp
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