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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 39 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing Middleware 9 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.14% 2.37% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.44% 12.96% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate
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£375 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 - £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -44.44%
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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
121 54 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 28.74% 18.31% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 19 40
Average daily rate £375 £355 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +25.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 10 (90.91%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) MongoDB
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SDLC
3 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
3 8 (72.73%) SOAP
3 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
5 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (45.45%) jQuery
6 5 (45.45%) HTML5
6 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
7 4 (36.36%) JIRA
7 4 (36.36%) QA
7 4 (36.36%) Selenium
7 4 (36.36%) NeoLoad
7 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (36.36%) CSS3

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
1 1 (9.09%) DMZ
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) MongoDB
3 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Redis
5 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
1 4 (36.36%) NeoLoad
1 4 (36.36%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Lead Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) SOAP
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (36.36%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (9.09%) JSON
7 1 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (9.09%) XSD
7 1 (9.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Scrum
1 9 (81.82%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Mentoring
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
7 1 (9.09%) Open Source
7 1 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) New Relic
3 1 (9.09%) Intel
3 1 (9.09%) Software AG
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP