The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 80 53 33
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -20
Contract jobs citing Middleware 36 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.67% 1.55% 4.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.95% 6.35% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 16
Median daily rate £280 £300 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £476 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -23.80%
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
258 189 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.13% 24.36% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 117 86
Median daily rate £350 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £445 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -55.11%
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

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

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the North East 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
Tyne and Wear -24 36 £280 -6.66% 3
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 38 (73.08%) ITIL
2 35 (67.31%) Unix
3 30 (57.69%) Solaris
3 30 (57.69%) AIX
4 29 (55.77%) Security Cleared
5 25 (48.08%) Oracle
5 25 (48.08%) Configuration Management
6 23 (44.23%) Firewall
6 23 (44.23%) IBM
6 23 (44.23%) High Availability
7 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
7 22 (42.31%) Windows
8 20 (38.46%) ITIL V3
8 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
9 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
10 18 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (32.69%) VPN
11 17 (32.69%) HACMP
11 17 (32.69%) IBM AIX Certification
11 17 (32.69%) Open Source
11 17 (32.69%) GPFS
12 16 (30.77%) LAN
12 16 (30.77%) WAN
12 16 (30.77%) Service Management
13 14 (26.92%) Workflow
13 14 (26.92%) Windows Server
14 13 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
14 13 (25.00%) Six Sigma
15 12 (23.08%) HP
15 12 (23.08%) Service Delivery

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 10 (19.23%) Tuxedo
2 9 (17.31%) WebLogic
3 7 (13.46%) Apache
3 7 (13.46%) IBM Notes
3 7 (13.46%) IIS
3 7 (13.46%) MQSeries
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (13.46%) WebSphere
3 7 (13.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.69%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (44.23%) Firewall
2 17 (32.69%) VPN
3 16 (30.77%) LAN
3 16 (30.77%) WAN
4 8 (15.38%) DHCP
4 8 (15.38%) DNS
5 4 (7.69%) SSL
6 1 (1.92%) 3G
6 1 (1.92%) SAN
6 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MSI
2 1 (1.92%) JMeter
2 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Unix Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Middleware Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) AIX Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Wintel Support
6 3 (5.77%) Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Development Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Java Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Java Middleware Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) SOA Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) J2EE
2 7 (13.46%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (7.69%) Web Services
4 3 (5.77%) EJB
4 3 (5.77%) SOAP
4 3 (5.77%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) XSD
4 3 (5.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) HACMP
2 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 7 (13.46%) Clustering
4 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.69%) AS400
5 4 (7.69%) Mainframe
5 4 (7.69%) Tandem
5 4 (7.69%) User Experience
6 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.85%) CMDB
8 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (67.31%) Unix
2 30 (57.69%) AIX
2 30 (57.69%) Solaris
3 22 (42.31%) Windows
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server
5 7 (13.46%) Linux
5 7 (13.46%) OS/390
6 2 (3.85%) HPUX
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) VME
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) ITIL
2 25 (48.08%) Configuration Management
3 23 (44.23%) High Availability
4 20 (38.46%) ITIL V3
5 18 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (32.69%) Open Source
7 16 (30.77%) Service Management
8 14 (26.92%) Workflow
9 13 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 13 (25.00%) Six Sigma
10 12 (23.08%) Change Management
10 12 (23.08%) Problem Management
10 12 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (23.08%) Service Delivery
11 8 (15.38%) Release Management
12 7 (13.46%) Application Packaging
13 6 (11.54%) QMS
13 6 (11.54%) Security Management
14 4 (7.69%) Network Management
14 4 (7.69%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) Java
2 8 (15.38%) C++
3 7 (13.46%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) C
4 6 (11.54%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) Security Cleared
2 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 17 (32.69%) IBM AIX Certification
4 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (19.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (19.23%) Degree
6 4 (7.69%) CCNA
6 4 (7.69%) CCNP
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (7.69%) MCDBA
6 4 (7.69%) MCP
6 4 (7.69%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (9.62%) SLA
3 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) GPFS
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (13.46%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.92%) KVM
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.92%) RHEV
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) OpenView
2 7 (13.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (13.46%) Perfmon
3 6 (11.54%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.92%) OVSD
4 1 (1.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle
2 23 (44.23%) IBM
3 22 (42.31%) Red Hat
4 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
5 12 (23.08%) HP
6 10 (19.23%) VMware
7 8 (15.38%) Citrix
8 7 (13.46%) Lotus
9 5 (9.62%) SAP
9 5 (9.62%) Sun
10 4 (7.69%) Axway
10 4 (7.69%) Fujitsu
11 2 (3.85%) Micro Focus
12 1 (1.92%) AppSense
12 1 (1.92%) CA
12 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.92%) ThinPrint
12 1 (1.92%) webMethods
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £27 - £29 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago