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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 45 59 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Contract jobs citing Middleware 66 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.57% 2.14% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.17% 7.16% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £494 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +23.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
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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
435 391 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.50% 29.87% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 255 222
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.64 £19.50 £17.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 53 (54.08%) Oracle
2 50 (51.02%) Finance
3 35 (35.71%) SOA
4 32 (32.65%) Oracle EBS
5 31 (31.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 31 (31.63%) Oracle BPM
6 24 (24.49%) Mainframe
7 21 (21.43%) UNIX
8 19 (19.39%) TOGAF
9 18 (18.37%) Banking
9 18 (18.37%) WebSphere
9 18 (18.37%) Java
9 18 (18.37%) ERP
10 16 (16.33%) Oracle Database
11 15 (15.31%) J2EE
12 14 (14.29%) Web Services
12 14 (14.29%) ITIL
12 14 (14.29%) IBM
13 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (13.27%) Spring
13 13 (13.27%) CICS
13 13 (13.27%) XML
14 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
14 12 (12.24%) Open Source
15 11 (11.22%) Data Centre
15 11 (11.22%) Windows
15 11 (11.22%) AIX
15 11 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (11.22%) ETL
15 11 (11.22%) CA

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (18.37%) WebSphere
2 13 (13.27%) CICS
3 10 (10.20%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (6.12%) JBoss
6 4 (4.08%) Documentum
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (3.06%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.04%) Liferay
8 2 (2.04%) Apache
8 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.04%) CMS
9 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (1.02%) Mule
9 1 (1.02%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (32.65%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (31.63%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle TCA
4 2 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Firewall
2 4 (4.08%) SSL
2 4 (4.08%) SAN
2 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 4 (4.08%) NAS
2 4 (4.08%) LDAP
3 3 (3.06%) SMS
3 3 (3.06%) SMTP
3 3 (3.06%) FTP
3 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.06%) SNA
4 2 (2.04%) HTTP
4 2 (2.04%) VoIP
5 1 (1.02%) WAN
5 1 (1.02%) LAN
5 1 (1.02%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.33%) Oracle Database
2 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 11 (11.22%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (8.16%) DataStage
5 8 (8.16%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (4.08%) DB2
7 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.02%) MySQL
8 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.02%) Selenium
2 1 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.02%) Hudson
General
1 50 (51.02%) Finance
2 18 (18.37%) Banking
3 3 (3.06%) Retail
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Back Office
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (46.94%) Architect
2 20 (20.41%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (16.33%) Developer
4 14 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
5 10 (10.20%) Java Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Technical Design Leader
6 7 (7.14%) Middleware Architect
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.10%) Designer
7 5 (5.10%) Tester
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Applications Tester
8 4 (4.08%) Java Architect
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 4 (4.08%) SOA Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Functional Tester
9 3 (3.06%) DBA
9 3 (3.06%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.63%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (15.31%) J2EE
3 14 (14.29%) Web Services
4 13 (13.27%) XML
4 13 (13.27%) Spring
5 7 (7.14%) XML Messaging
6 6 (6.12%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.12%) SOAP
6 6 (6.12%) WSDL
7 5 (5.10%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (5.10%) XSD
7 5 (5.10%) XSLT
7 5 (5.10%) JMS
7 5 (5.10%) Apache Camel
8 4 (4.08%) Apache CXF
9 3 (3.06%) EJB
10 2 (2.04%) JSP
10 2 (2.04%) Servlets
10 2 (2.04%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.49%) Mainframe
2 11 (11.22%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.20%) VSAM
4 8 (8.16%) PKI
5 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.08%) BYOD
6 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.06%) Replication
7 3 (3.06%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (3.06%) EFT
8 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.04%) Clustering
9 1 (1.02%) Reference Data
9 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.02%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.43%) UNIX
2 11 (11.22%) Windows
2 11 (11.22%) AIX
3 10 (10.20%) Solaris
3 10 (10.20%) Linux
4 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.06%) zOS
6 2 (2.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.71%) SOA
2 19 (19.39%) TOGAF
3 18 (18.37%) ERP
4 14 (14.29%) ITIL
5 12 (12.24%) Open Source
6 11 (11.22%) ETL
7 10 (10.20%) UML
8 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.18%) Data Management
8 9 (9.18%) SDLC
9 8 (8.16%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.10%) Quality Management
11 5 (5.10%) Process Management
11 5 (5.10%) Master Data Management
11 5 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (4.08%) Functional Testing
12 4 (4.08%) Coaching
12 4 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.37%) Java
2 10 (10.20%) SQL
3 8 (8.16%) COBOL
4 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.02%) Perl
5 1 (1.02%) Python
5 1 (1.02%) JCL
5 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.02%) Scala
5 1 (1.02%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) ISEB
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.02%) PMP
2 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.06%) RACF
2 3 (3.06%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (3.06%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.02%) Squid
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) SCCM
2 3 (3.06%) OMEGAMON
2 3 (3.06%) zSecure
3 2 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.02%) OpenView
Vendors
1 53 (54.08%) Oracle
2 14 (14.29%) IBM
3 11 (11.22%) CA
4 9 (9.18%) VMware
5 8 (8.16%) TIBCO
6 7 (7.14%) Sybase
7 5 (5.10%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.06%) Informatica
9 2 (2.04%) Retek
9 2 (2.04%) Endeca
9 2 (2.04%) SAP
9 2 (2.04%) ATG
9 2 (2.04%) Stellent
10 1 (1.02%) HP
10 1 (1.02%) Citrix
10 1 (1.02%) Veeam
10 1 (1.02%) Tableau
10 1 (1.02%) Eloqua
10 1 (1.02%) Talend
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