The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Nottingham region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 31 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing Middleware 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.40% 1.02% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.21% 4.60% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 87 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 18.15% 22.14% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 38
Average daily rate £355 £283 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.66% -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Middleware
Nottinghamshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Clustering
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) PaaS
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) SaaS
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) IaaS
5 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) DB2
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) XML

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) NetWeaver
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) DMZ
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Gradle
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) XSD
3 2 (15.38%) JMS
3 2 (15.38%) WSDL
3 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
1 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Software AG
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (15.38%) Intel
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.69%) hybris
4 1 (7.69%) RightFax
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) ATG
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) HP