The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 29 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.65% 1.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +60.00%
Middleware
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 45 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 21.43% 21.95% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 3
Median daily rate £350 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) webMethods
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) SAP CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Wonderware
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DataPower
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MII
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) WSO2
3 1 (20.00%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (20.00%) Green Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Solace
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) EAI
3 1 (20.00%) SOA

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP MII
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP Retail Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WSDL
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Design
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) webMethods
3 1 (20.00%) Green Hat
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Solace
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) Wonderware
3 1 (20.00%) WSO2