The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 32 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs citing Middleware 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.36% 0.94% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.23% 2.69% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-33.88% +20.00%
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Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 186 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 23.10% 35.03% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 79 41
Average daily rate £323 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 8 (47.06%) IBM
2 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
3 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 5 (29.41%) DataPower
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
5 3 (17.65%) SAP
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) SOA
5 3 (17.65%) EDI
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) PaaS
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) IaaS
6 2 (11.76%) Open Source
6 2 (11.76%) SaaS
6 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
6 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.76%) NetWeaver
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
2 2 (11.76%) DMZ
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Gradle
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (17.65%) EDI
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) JSON
3 2 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (11.76%) JMS
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (11.76%) WSDL
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) XSD
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) DataPower
2 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) SOA
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Release Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) B2B
4 1 (5.88%) EAI
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) KVM
1 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
4 2 (11.76%) Intel
4 2 (11.76%) Software AG
4 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) ATG
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) NetSuite
5 1 (5.88%) hybris