The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 138 141 148
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Middleware 351 339 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.58% 1.50% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.17% 4.88% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 210 207
Average daily rate
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£485 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £340 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £102.50 £57.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £52.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-25.47% +34.61%
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
6790 6944 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 30.69% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4882 5091 4668
Average daily rate £420 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 90
Average hourly rate £22.18 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 83 £475 +1.71% 29
Greenford - 7 - -
Canary Wharf -8 5 £600 +45.45%
Docklands, London -1 3 £550 +5.76%
Feltham - 3 £390 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 2 £333 -
Brentford -1 2 £388 +33.62% 2
Bromley -3 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £350 -
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 274 (41.83%) Oracle
2 218 (33.28%) Java
3 197 (30.08%) Finance
4 188 (28.70%) Windows
5 187 (28.55%) Linux
6 161 (24.58%) UNIX
7 139 (21.22%) SQL
8 134 (20.46%) Agile Software Development
9 133 (20.31%) IBM
10 117 (17.86%) Banking
11 114 (17.40%) SOA
12 109 (16.64%) WebSphere
13 108 (16.49%) SQL Server
14 100 (15.27%) ITIL
15 88 (13.44%) C#
15 88 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
16 85 (12.98%) Project Management
17 83 (12.67%) .NET
17 83 (12.67%) WebLogic
18 67 (10.23%) Low Latency
19 66 (10.08%) Oracle Database
19 66 (10.08%) Web Services
19 66 (10.08%) Microsoft
20 64 (9.77%) OO
21 63 (9.62%) C++
21 63 (9.62%) Oracle Fusion
22 62 (9.47%) XML
22 62 (9.47%) TIBCO
23 61 (9.31%) Investment Banking
23 61 (9.31%) Front Office

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 109 (16.64%) WebSphere
2 83 (12.67%) WebLogic
3 59 (9.01%) IIS
4 58 (8.85%) Apache
5 49 (7.48%) Tomcat
6 34 (5.19%) IBM HTTP Server
6 34 (5.19%) JBoss
7 31 (4.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 29 (4.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 26 (3.97%) SharePoint
10 23 (3.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 19 (2.90%) Oracle Service Bus
11 19 (2.90%) OpenStack
12 15 (2.29%) CMS
13 14 (2.14%) Oracle Coherence
14 9 (1.37%) MQSeries
14 9 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (1.22%) Lync
15 8 (1.22%) Node.js
16 7 (1.07%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (0.61%) Maya
3 2 (0.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (4.58%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
2 19 (2.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (2.14%) RMDS
4 10 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (1.22%) Documaker
6 8 (1.22%) Markit EDM
7 7 (1.07%) ION MarketView
8 6 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
10 4 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle TCA
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (1.37%) Force.com
2 8 (1.22%) PaaS
3 6 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (0.76%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) GitHub
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.15%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.33%) SAN
2 47 (7.18%) HTTP
3 29 (4.43%) TCP/IP
4 23 (3.51%) NAS
5 20 (3.05%) LDAP
5 20 (3.05%) SSL
6 18 (2.75%) NetScaler
7 17 (2.60%) Internet
8 16 (2.44%) BIG-IP
9 15 (2.29%) Firewall
9 15 (2.29%) WAN
10 14 (2.14%) LAN
11 13 (1.98%) DNS
12 10 (1.53%) Multicast
13 7 (1.07%) FCoE
13 7 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
13 7 (1.07%) iSCSI
14 6 (0.92%) Network Security
14 6 (0.92%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.92%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 66 (10.08%) Oracle Database
3 42 (6.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 34 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (2.60%) KDB
7 15 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (1.98%) OLTP
8 13 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (1.83%) Oracle ODI
9 12 (1.83%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.83%) DB2
9 12 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.53%) WhereScape RED
12 9 (1.37%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.37%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 51 (7.79%) Subversion
2 38 (5.80%) Jenkins
3 34 (5.19%) Maven
3 34 (5.19%) JIRA
4 31 (4.73%) Visual Studio
5 20 (3.05%) Git (software)
6 19 (2.90%) Ant
7 18 (2.75%) Introscope
8 17 (2.60%) JUnit
9 16 (2.44%) TeamCity
9 16 (2.44%) NUnit
10 10 (1.53%) JMeter
11 8 (1.22%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (1.07%) Mockito
13 6 (0.92%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.92%) Toad
14 5 (0.76%) ClearCase
14 5 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 197 (30.08%) Finance
2 117 (17.86%) Banking
3 61 (9.31%) Investment Banking
3 61 (9.31%) Front Office
4 26 (3.97%) Retail
5 13 (1.98%) Billing
5 13 (1.98%) Back Office
6 12 (1.83%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.37%) Legal
9 7 (1.07%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (0.92%) Games
11 5 (0.76%) Publishing
12 4 (0.61%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.61%) Marketing
13 3 (0.46%) Advertising
13 3 (0.46%) Wholesale Banking
14 2 (0.31%) Local Government
14 2 (0.31%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 181 (27.63%) Developer
2 133 (20.31%) Analyst
3 92 (14.05%) Architect
4 61 (9.31%) Java Developer
5 46 (7.02%) Consultant
6 40 (6.11%) C++ Developer
7 34 (5.19%) Business Analyst
8 32 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
9 31 (4.73%) C# Developer
10 29 (4.43%) Support Analyst
11 25 (3.82%) Project Manager
12 24 (3.66%) Senior Developer
13 21 (3.21%) Technical Analyst
13 21 (3.21%) Administrator
14 17 (2.60%) Infrastructure Architect
14 17 (2.60%) .NET Developer
14 17 (2.60%) Applications Support
15 16 (2.44%) Build Engineer
15 16 (2.44%) Wintel Analyst
15 16 (2.44%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (12.67%) .NET
2 66 (10.08%) Web Services
3 63 (9.62%) Oracle Fusion
4 62 (9.47%) XML
5 58 (8.85%) J2EE
6 41 (6.26%) HTML
7 40 (6.11%) WebSphere MQ
8 35 (5.34%) Spring
9 30 (4.58%) XSLT
10 27 (4.12%) JMS
10 27 (4.12%) Java EE
11 26 (3.97%) FIX Protocol
12 23 (3.51%) WCF
13 22 (3.36%) HTML5
14 21 (3.21%) ASP.NET
15 20 (3.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 20 (3.05%) STL
16 19 (2.90%) .NET Framework
17 18 (2.75%) Apache Camel
17 18 (2.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (7.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 39 (5.95%) Fixed Income
4 31 (4.73%) Management Information System
5 29 (4.43%) Equities
6 26 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (3.82%) Clustering
8 22 (3.36%) Open Source
8 22 (3.36%) Replication
9 17 (2.60%) Computer Science
10 14 (2.14%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.83%) DataPower
12 9 (1.37%) Derivative
13 8 (1.22%) Data Integration
13 8 (1.22%) User Experience
13 8 (1.22%) SWIFT
14 7 (1.07%) PKI
14 7 (1.07%) Data Extraction
14 7 (1.07%) Visualisation
15 6 (0.92%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 188 (28.70%) Windows
2 187 (28.55%) Linux
3 161 (24.58%) UNIX
4 60 (9.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 58 (8.85%) Solaris
6 39 (5.95%) AIX
7 16 (2.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 15 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (2.14%) Oracle Linux
9 14 (2.14%) SUSE
10 13 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (1.83%) Android
12 11 (1.68%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.61%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.46%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.46%) HPUX
14 3 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (20.46%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (17.40%) SOA
3 100 (15.27%) ITIL
4 85 (12.98%) Project Management
5 67 (10.23%) Low Latency
6 64 (9.77%) OO
7 56 (8.55%) Scrum
8 51 (7.79%) Multithreading
9 45 (6.87%) E-Commerce
9 45 (6.87%) TDD
10 41 (6.26%) Configuration Management
11 40 (6.11%) Unit Testing
12 38 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
13 37 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
14 32 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (4.89%) Risk Management
15 29 (4.43%) Migration
15 29 (4.43%) ITSM
15 29 (4.43%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (33.28%) Java
2 139 (21.22%) SQL
3 88 (13.44%) C#
4 63 (9.62%) C++
5 50 (7.63%) JavaScript
5 50 (7.63%) Python
6 45 (6.87%) Shell Script
7 36 (5.50%) Perl
8 24 (3.66%) PowerShell
9 23 (3.51%) PL/SQL
10 20 (3.05%) VBScript
11 17 (2.60%) Bash Shell
12 15 (2.29%) Ruby
13 14 (2.14%) Jython
14 10 (1.53%) Scala
14 10 (1.53%) C
15 9 (1.37%) SOQL
16 8 (1.22%) XPath
17 7 (1.07%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.76%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 57 (8.70%) Degree
2 49 (7.48%) Security Cleared
3 30 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.36%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.61%) ISEB
6 4 (0.61%) PhD
7 3 (0.46%) CISSP
7 3 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.31%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.15%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.15%) CISA
9 1 (0.15%) CISM
9 1 (0.15%) CCSA
9 1 (0.15%) MCSE
9 1 (0.15%) CCNA
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.15%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.97%) QA
2 12 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.61%) SLA
4 3 (0.46%) EMIR
5 2 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 46 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (4.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 29 (4.43%) Oracle RAC
3 28 (4.27%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.36%) XenApp
5 18 (2.75%) XenDesktop
6 16 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (2.44%) Active Directory
7 9 (1.37%) KVM
8 8 (1.22%) NFS
9 7 (1.07%) Xen
9 7 (1.07%) SRDF
10 6 (0.92%) Squid
10 6 (0.92%) Oracle Clusterware
11 5 (0.76%) vSphere
12 4 (0.61%) Docker
12 4 (0.61%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 46 (7.02%) Puppet
2 23 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (3.21%) SCCM
4 20 (3.05%) ITRS Geneos
5 17 (2.60%) BladeLogic
6 16 (2.44%) SCOM
6 16 (2.44%) SCVMM
7 14 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (1.98%) HP SIM
8 13 (1.98%) EdgeSight
9 11 (1.68%) Control-M
9 11 (1.68%) Data Guard
9 11 (1.68%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 9 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (1.22%) Tivoli
12 6 (0.92%) Oracle Flashback
13 5 (0.76%) StatsD
13 5 (0.76%) Kibana
14 4 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
14 4 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 274 (41.83%) Oracle
2 133 (20.31%) IBM
3 66 (10.08%) Microsoft
4 62 (9.47%) TIBCO
5 57 (8.70%) VMware
6 56 (8.55%) Red Hat
7 41 (6.26%) HP
8 31 (4.73%) Citrix
9 30 (4.58%) Veritas
10 28 (4.27%) CA
10 28 (4.27%) webMethods
11 27 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
12 22 (3.36%) EMC
13 18 (2.75%) ServiceNow
13 18 (2.75%) Cisco
14 17 (2.60%) Dell
14 17 (2.60%) Sybase
15 16 (2.44%) SAP
15 16 (2.44%) ATG
16 15 (2.29%) NetApp
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + 400+ dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Vadis People
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Greater London
Vadis People
Rate: circ £375 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £299 - £451 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £515.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago