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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
England / Midlands
Rank 23 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.81% 0.56% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 6.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £600 £725 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +81.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £424 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-22.02% +5.00%

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
23 15 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.70% 8.33% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 14
Median daily rate £600 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +23.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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
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 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) E-business
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle