The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 38 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.65% 4.18% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 28.57% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate £500 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 56 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.97% 14.62% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 30 33
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
Liverpool -16 1 £500 +25.00% 1
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (71.43%) Oracle
1 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (21.43%) iPad
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) Express
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 3 (21.43%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) React
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) gulp

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (35.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) gulp
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SOA Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (35.71%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) DOM
3 3 (21.43%) Express
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) React
3 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) HPUX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Isomorphic JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) OOD
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Service Design
3 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) BPEL
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Siebel
3 1 (7.14%) Endeca
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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