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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 40 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Contract jobs citing Middleware 60 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.71% 1.87% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.17% 6.44% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 9 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -44.44%
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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
371 357 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.94% 29.00% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 226 210
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 47 (54.65%) Oracle
2 37 (43.02%) Finance
3 36 (41.86%) SOA
4 32 (37.21%) Oracle BPM
5 29 (33.72%) Oracle Fusion
6 28 (32.56%) Oracle EBS
7 21 (24.42%) Java
8 18 (20.93%) TOGAF
9 17 (19.77%) ERP
10 16 (18.60%) J2EE
10 16 (18.60%) Web Services
10 16 (18.60%) Mainframe
11 14 (16.28%) XML
11 14 (16.28%) UNIX
11 14 (16.28%) Spring
11 14 (16.28%) WebSphere
11 14 (16.28%) Oracle Database
12 12 (13.95%) Open Source
12 12 (13.95%) Banking
12 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (12.79%) SDLC
14 10 (11.63%) Waterfall
14 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (11.63%) UML
15 9 (10.47%) Windows
15 9 (10.47%) WebLogic
15 9 (10.47%) TIBCO
15 9 (10.47%) CICS
15 9 (10.47%) Data Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (16.28%) WebSphere
2 9 (10.47%) Oracle Service Bus
2 9 (10.47%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.47%) CICS
3 8 (9.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (6.98%) JBoss
5 4 (4.65%) Documentum
5 4 (4.65%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle BPEL
6 3 (3.49%) JCAPS
7 2 (2.33%) Liferay
7 2 (2.33%) Apache
7 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.33%) CMS
8 1 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.16%) Mule
8 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (37.21%) Oracle BPM
2 28 (32.56%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle TCA
4 2 (2.33%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.16%) SAP PLM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Firewall
2 3 (3.49%) LDAP
3 2 (2.33%) HTTP
3 2 (2.33%) NAS
3 2 (2.33%) SSL
3 2 (2.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.16%) Internet
4 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.16%) VPN
4 1 (1.16%) SNA
4 1 (1.16%) LAN
4 1 (1.16%) SMS
4 1 (1.16%) WAN
4 1 (1.16%) SMTP
4 1 (1.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) Oracle Database
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 11 (12.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.65%) DataStage
7 3 (3.49%) DB2
8 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.16%) MySQL
9 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.16%) Selenium
2 1 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.16%) Hudson
General
1 37 (43.02%) Finance
2 12 (13.95%) Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (45.35%) Architect
2 19 (22.09%) Developer
3 16 (18.60%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (16.28%) Oracle Architect
5 11 (12.79%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Middleware Architect
7 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Tester
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Design Leader
9 4 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 4 (4.65%) SOA Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Functional Tester
9 4 (4.65%) Java Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Applications Tester
10 3 (3.49%) Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Designer
11 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (18.60%) J2EE
2 16 (18.60%) Web Services
3 14 (16.28%) XML
3 14 (16.28%) Spring
4 8 (9.30%) XML Messaging
5 6 (6.98%) Hibernate
5 6 (6.98%) SOAP
5 6 (6.98%) WSDL
6 5 (5.81%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (5.81%) XSD
6 5 (5.81%) XSLT
6 5 (5.81%) EJB
6 5 (5.81%) JMS
6 5 (5.81%) Apache Camel
7 4 (4.65%) Apache CXF
8 3 (3.49%) JavaBeans
9 2 (2.33%) .NET
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle ADF
9 2 (2.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Mainframe
2 6 (6.98%) VSAM
3 5 (5.81%) PKI
3 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) BYOD
6 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) Replication
6 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.16%) EFT
6 1 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.16%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) UNIX
2 9 (10.47%) Windows
3 8 (9.30%) Linux
4 5 (5.81%) AIX
5 4 (4.65%) Solaris
5 4 (4.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) SOA
2 18 (20.93%) TOGAF
3 17 (19.77%) ERP
4 12 (13.95%) Open Source
5 11 (12.79%) SDLC
6 10 (11.63%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.63%) UML
7 9 (10.47%) Data Management
8 7 (8.14%) Process Management
8 7 (8.14%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (6.98%) Quality Management
9 6 (6.98%) ITIL
10 5 (5.81%) ETL
10 5 (5.81%) Master Data Management
10 5 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.65%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.65%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.65%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.42%) Java
2 6 (6.98%) COBOL
2 6 (6.98%) SQL
3 5 (5.81%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.16%) Perl
4 1 (1.16%) Python
4 1 (1.16%) JCL
4 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.16%) Scala
4 1 (1.16%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) PMP
1 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.16%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) ISEB
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.16%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.16%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 1 (1.16%) RACF
3 1 (1.16%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) SCCM
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (1.16%) zSecure
4 1 (1.16%) OpenView
4 1 (1.16%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 47 (54.65%) Oracle
2 9 (10.47%) TIBCO
3 8 (9.30%) Sybase
3 8 (9.30%) IBM
4 7 (8.14%) CA
4 7 (8.14%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.49%) SAP
6 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.33%) Retek
7 2 (2.33%) Endeca
7 2 (2.33%) ATG
7 2 (2.33%) Stellent
8 1 (1.16%) Veeam
8 1 (1.16%) Tableau
8 1 (1.16%) Eloqua
8 1 (1.16%) Talend
8 1 (1.16%) Veritas
8 1 (1.16%) HP
Manchester
Arrows Group
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £550.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 24 days ago