The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 24 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Contract jobs citing Middleware 23 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.05% 0.23% 2.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.18% 0.93% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.13 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -25.47%
Middleware
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
114 108 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 25.05% 25.00% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 72 50
Median daily rate £365 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 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 31 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 23 (51.11%) webMethods
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Apigee
3 19 (42.22%) WebSphere
4 15 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
5 14 (31.11%) Linux
6 12 (26.67%) Intel
6 12 (26.67%) DataPower
7 11 (24.44%) TOGAF
7 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (24.44%) Unified Process
8 10 (22.22%) Unix
9 9 (20.00%) Project Management
10 7 (15.56%) Validation
10 7 (15.56%) Migration
10 7 (15.56%) Solaris
10 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
10 7 (15.56%) Issue Tracking
11 6 (13.33%) Open Source
11 6 (13.33%) HTTP
11 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 6 (13.33%) HP
11 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 5 (11.11%) Puppet
13 4 (8.89%) JBoss
13 4 (8.89%) Apache
14 3 (6.67%) Windows
14 3 (6.67%) IBM
14 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 19 (42.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) DataStage
1 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Middleware Specialist
2 17 (37.78%) Integration Specialist
3 12 (26.67%) Architect
3 12 (26.67%) Integration Architect
3 12 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (24.44%) WebSphere Specialist
5 10 (22.22%) Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Integration Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Middleware Developer
5 10 (22.22%) webMethods Architect
6 9 (20.00%) Analyst
6 9 (20.00%) Middleware Analyst
7 8 (17.78%) webMethods Specialist
7 8 (17.78%) WebSphere Developer
8 7 (15.56%) webMethods Developer
9 6 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
10 5 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
11 4 (8.89%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.22%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Unix
3 7 (15.56%) Solaris
4 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (24.44%) TOGAF
2 11 (24.44%) Unified Process
3 9 (20.00%) Project Management
4 7 (15.56%) Issue Tracking
4 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 7 (15.56%) Validation
5 6 (13.33%) Open Source
6 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) ETL
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) Java
1 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) webMethods
2 21 (46.67%) Apigee
3 12 (26.67%) Intel
4 6 (13.33%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) Talend
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) TIBCO