The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 36 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Middleware 6 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.81% 3.95% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.32% 27.66% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Median daily rate £513 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -23.80%
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
82 47 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.70% 14.29% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 22 23
Median daily rate £350 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -13 6 £513 +57.69% 2
Middleware
North West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) SOA
4 5 (41.67%) HTTP
4 5 (41.67%) Siebel
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) iPad
5 3 (25.00%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) DOM
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (25.00%) MVC

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) gulp
2 2 (16.67%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Siebel Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Siebel Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) DOM
3 3 (25.00%) Express
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) React
3 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 3 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) XSD
5 1 (8.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
1 1 (8.33%) HPUX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Isomorphic Development
2 3 (25.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Service Design
2 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) API Design
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Siebel
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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