The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 28 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.61% 1.03% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.92% 4.55% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -
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 £28.00 £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -13.51%
Middleware
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
61 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 32.80% 22.68% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 20 19
Median daily rate £360 £308 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Middlesex region.

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (33.33%) DVB
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) STB
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (33.33%) Axway
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SAP

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DVB
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) C Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C/C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware Architect
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO Architect
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP MDM Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (33.33%) STB
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Axway
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware