The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 72 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Middleware 26 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.58% 1.08% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.90% 3.84% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 5
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£495 £400 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% +32.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £324 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £389 £420
% change year-on-year
+15.75% -7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
Middleware
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
377 391 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.90% 28.27% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 245 148
Average daily rate £350 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 19
Average hourly rate £37.50 £135.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% +328.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Middleware across the Manchester region.

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Manchester region.

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 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
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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
Sale - 1 - -
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 26 (63.41%) Oracle
2 18 (43.90%) Finance
3 15 (36.59%) Oracle Fusion
4 14 (34.15%) SOA
5 10 (24.39%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
6 9 (21.95%) Java
7 8 (19.51%) Linux
7 8 (19.51%) Mainframe
7 8 (19.51%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (19.51%) Retail
8 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
8 7 (17.07%) UNIX
9 6 (14.63%) XML
9 6 (14.63%) J2EE
9 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
9 6 (14.63%) IBM
9 6 (14.63%) Spring
9 6 (14.63%) Banking
9 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
9 6 (14.63%) Process Management
9 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (12.20%) BYOD
10 5 (12.20%) VSAM
10 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (12.20%) Windows
10 5 (12.20%) UML
11 4 (9.76%) AIX
11 4 (9.76%) Solaris
11 4 (9.76%) Sybase

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.76%) CICS
3 3 (7.32%) JCAPS
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (7.32%) Documentum
3 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.44%) Liferay
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
Business Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (2.44%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LDAP
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.76%) DataStage
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (4.88%) DB2
7 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
3 6 (14.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
2 10 (24.39%) Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Tester
5 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Functional Tester
6 4 (9.76%) Applications Tester
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Design Leader
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.32%) DBA
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Web Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Java Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (14.63%) XML
2 6 (14.63%) J2EE
2 6 (14.63%) Spring
3 4 (9.76%) XML Messaging
4 3 (7.32%) JavaBeans
4 3 (7.32%) EJB
4 3 (7.32%) Web Services
5 2 (4.88%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Camel
5 2 (4.88%) Apache CXF
6 1 (2.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.44%) Memcached
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.44%) LAMP
6 1 (2.44%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.44%) CSS
6 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Mainframe
2 5 (12.20%) BYOD
2 5 (12.20%) VSAM
3 3 (7.32%) Open Source
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) PKI
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Derivative
5 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
4 4 (9.76%) AIX
4 4 (9.76%) Solaris
4 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) SOA
2 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
3 6 (14.63%) Process Management
4 5 (12.20%) UML
5 4 (9.76%) ERP
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
5 4 (9.76%) Functional Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Workflow
6 3 (7.32%) BPEL
6 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.32%) Data Management
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) RUP
6 3 (7.32%) DSDM
7 2 (4.88%) OO
7 2 (4.88%) ETL
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) COBOL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) Sybase
3 4 (9.76%) CA
3 4 (9.76%) TIBCO
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
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