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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 23 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Middleware 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.38% 3.82% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 21.43% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
- +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
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
42 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.00% 17.83% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 17
Median daily rate £400 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £396 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

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 6 May 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 6 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) DVB
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) STB
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (28.57%) Axway
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 2 (28.57%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) PMI
4 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

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 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DVB
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) C Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C/C++ Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C++ Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware Architect
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO Architect
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior SAP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (42.86%) STB
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Axway
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware