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 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 58 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Middleware 31 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.04% 1.13% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.78% 4.05% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 6
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£500 £400 £297
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +34.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £322 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £52.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-25.47% +34.61%
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
353 346 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.28% 27.93% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 209 151
Average daily rate £350 £330 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 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 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
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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 22 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 24 (53.33%) Oracle
2 20 (44.44%) Finance
3 13 (28.89%) Java
4 11 (24.44%) SOA
4 11 (24.44%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (24.44%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 9 (20.00%) UNIX
5 9 (20.00%) Linux
6 8 (17.78%) XML
6 8 (17.78%) J2EE
6 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (17.78%) Banking
6 8 (17.78%) TOGAF
6 8 (17.78%) Spring
6 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (15.56%) Windows
7 7 (15.56%) ERP
8 6 (13.33%) IBM
8 6 (13.33%) TIBCO
8 6 (13.33%) Sybase
8 6 (13.33%) VSAM
8 6 (13.33%) Process Management
8 6 (13.33%) XML Messaging
9 5 (11.11%) VMware
9 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.11%) COBOL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.11%) CICS
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) Documentum
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (6.67%) JCAPS
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.44%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.22%) SAP PLM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.89%) DataStage
5 2 (4.44%) DB2
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
6 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Architect
2 12 (26.67%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Tester
6 4 (8.89%) Functional Tester
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Design Leader
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Applications Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Integration Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) SAP Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (17.78%) XML
2 8 (17.78%) J2EE
2 8 (17.78%) Spring
3 6 (13.33%) XML Messaging
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (6.67%) EJB
5 3 (6.67%) JavaBeans
6 2 (4.44%) Apache CXF
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Camel
6 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.22%) LAMP
7 1 (2.22%) XSD
7 1 (2.22%) XSLT
7 1 (2.22%) CSS
7 1 (2.22%) HTML
7 1 (2.22%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (2.22%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (13.33%) VSAM
3 5 (11.11%) BYOD
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.44%) PKI
6 1 (2.22%) Derivative
6 1 (2.22%) Replication
6 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) UNIX
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Windows
3 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.89%) AIX
3 4 (8.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) SOA
2 8 (17.78%) TOGAF
3 7 (15.56%) ERP
4 6 (13.33%) Process Management
5 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.11%) UML
6 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Test Scripting
6 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.89%) Functional Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.67%) Data Management
7 3 (6.67%) BPEL
7 3 (6.67%) Workflow
7 3 (6.67%) ITIL
7 3 (6.67%) RUP
7 3 (6.67%) DSDM
7 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) COBOL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) JCL
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) PMP
2 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) IBM
2 6 (13.33%) TIBCO
2 6 (13.33%) Sybase
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) CA
4 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Veritas
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Veeam
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