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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 69 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Contract jobs citing Middleware 54 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.57% 2.69% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.65% 9.96% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 10
Median daily rate £278 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £429 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +45.45%
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
306 251 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.22% 27.05% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 152 72
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 23 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the North East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Middleware Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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 -12 54 £278 -12.94% 2
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 65 (77.38%) ITIL
2 54 (64.29%) Unix
3 53 (63.10%) Windows
4 50 (59.52%) Oracle
5 45 (53.57%) Microsoft
6 43 (51.19%) Solaris
7 41 (48.81%) AIX
8 39 (46.43%) Security Cleared
9 37 (44.05%) High Availability
9 37 (44.05%) Configuration Management
9 37 (44.05%) Firewall
10 36 (42.86%) HP
11 31 (36.90%) SC Cleared
12 30 (35.71%) ITIL V3
12 30 (35.71%) IBM
12 30 (35.71%) Service Delivery
13 29 (34.52%) OpenView
13 29 (34.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 28 (33.33%) Change Management
14 28 (33.33%) Windows Server
14 28 (33.33%) Problem Management
15 25 (29.76%) Root Cause Analysis
16 22 (26.19%) Red Hat
16 22 (26.19%) VMware
16 22 (26.19%) MS Excel
16 22 (26.19%) SQL
16 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
17 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
17 21 (25.00%) Citrix

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 20 (23.81%) Apache
1 20 (23.81%) IBM Notes
1 20 (23.81%) IIS
2 15 (17.86%) Tuxedo
2 15 (17.86%) WebLogic
3 12 (14.29%) MQSeries
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 12 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 12 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (10.71%) AquaLogic
5 2 (2.38%) CMS
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.19%) FileNet
6 1 (1.19%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 22 (26.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (10.71%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.19%) SDL Web 8
Communications & Networking
1 37 (44.05%) Firewall
2 21 (25.00%) DHCP
2 21 (25.00%) DNS
3 19 (22.62%) LAN
3 19 (22.62%) VPN
3 19 (22.62%) WAN
4 10 (11.90%) SSL
5 2 (2.38%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.38%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.38%) LDAP
6 1 (1.19%) 3G
6 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.19%) Internet
6 1 (1.19%) SAN
6 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) MSI
2 1 (1.19%) JMeter
2 1 (1.19%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (1.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 21 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Wintel Support
4 9 (10.71%) AIX Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Server Support
5 6 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Unix Support
6 5 (5.95%) Unix Support Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) AIX Support
7 4 (4.76%) Consultant
7 4 (4.76%) Middleware Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Solaris Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Support Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Solaris Support Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.48%) IBM Integration Bus
2 11 (13.10%) J2EE
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.19%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Clustering
2 18 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 17 (20.24%) Computer Science
3 17 (20.24%) HACMP
4 10 (11.90%) User Experience
5 9 (10.71%) AS400
5 9 (10.71%) CMDB
5 9 (10.71%) Mainframe
5 9 (10.71%) Tandem
6 2 (2.38%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (64.29%) Unix
2 53 (63.10%) Windows
3 43 (51.19%) Solaris
4 41 (48.81%) AIX
5 28 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 13 (15.48%) Linux
7 12 (14.29%) OS/390
8 3 (3.57%) HPUX
9 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.19%) VME
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (77.38%) ITIL
2 37 (44.05%) Configuration Management
2 37 (44.05%) High Availability
3 30 (35.71%) ITIL V3
3 30 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 28 (33.33%) Change Management
4 28 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 25 (29.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 20 (23.81%) Application Packaging
7 19 (22.62%) Service Management
8 18 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (20.24%) Open Source
9 17 (20.24%) Release Management
10 16 (19.05%) Incident Management
11 15 (17.86%) QMS
11 15 (17.86%) Workflow
12 13 (15.48%) Lean Six Sigma
12 13 (15.48%) Six Sigma
13 11 (13.10%) Security Management
14 9 (10.71%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.19%) SQL
2 14 (16.67%) C++
2 14 (16.67%) Java
3 12 (14.29%) C
3 12 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (1.19%) COBOL
4 1 (1.19%) Groovy
4 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.19%) PHP
4 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 31 (36.90%) SC Cleared
3 29 (34.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (20.24%) Degree
4 17 (20.24%) IBM AIX Certification
5 16 (19.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (10.71%) CCNA
6 9 (10.71%) CCNP
6 9 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (10.71%) MCDBA
6 9 (10.71%) MCP
6 9 (10.71%) MCSE
7 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.19%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.62%) SLA
2 13 (15.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 20 (23.81%) Terminal Services
4 17 (20.24%) GPFS
5 1 (1.19%) KVM
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.19%) RHEV
5 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (34.52%) OpenView
2 20 (23.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 20 (23.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 20 (23.81%) Perfmon
3 14 (16.67%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.19%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.19%) OVSD
5 1 (1.19%) SCCM
5 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.19%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) Oracle
2 45 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 36 (42.86%) HP
4 30 (35.71%) IBM
5 22 (26.19%) Red Hat
5 22 (26.19%) VMware
6 21 (25.00%) Citrix
7 20 (23.81%) Lotus
8 12 (14.29%) Sun
9 11 (13.10%) SAP
10 9 (10.71%) Axway
10 9 (10.71%) Fujitsu
11 6 (7.14%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.57%) CA
13 2 (2.38%) EMC
13 2 (2.38%) F5
13 2 (2.38%) Micro Focus
13 2 (2.38%) TIBCO
14 1 (1.19%) ReadSoft
14 1 (1.19%) ThinPrint
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