The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 38 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Middleware 14 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.73% 3.66% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.33% 14.02% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Average daily rate £280 £295 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -26.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.90%
Middleware
East Midlands

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 Nottinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
150 107 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 29.24% 26.10% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 48 56
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £430 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -12 14 £280 -5.08% 2
Middleware
East Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Unix
2 16 (69.57%) Migration
3 14 (60.87%) HP
4 13 (56.52%) Solaris
4 13 (56.52%) Project Management
4 13 (56.52%) Validation
5 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
8 5 (21.74%) IBM
8 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) JBoss
9 4 (17.39%) HTTP
9 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 4 (17.39%) Open Source
10 3 (13.04%) DevOps
10 3 (13.04%) Public Cloud
10 3 (13.04%) Converged Networks
10 3 (13.04%) Converged Infrastructure
10 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
10 3 (13.04%) vSphere
10 3 (13.04%) Puppet
10 3 (13.04%) COBIT
10 3 (13.04%) Network Security
10 3 (13.04%) Web 2.0
10 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Converged Networks
2 3 (13.04%) Network Security
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) DB2
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) DataStage
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Unix Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Middleware Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Middleware Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Integration Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Unix Support
4 3 (13.04%) Unix Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.04%) Public Cloud
1 3 (13.04%) Web 2.0
2 1 (4.35%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Unix
3 13 (56.52%) Solaris
4 3 (13.04%) AIX
4 3 (13.04%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Migration
2 13 (56.52%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) Validation
3 10 (43.48%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) ETL
7 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.35%) SOA
8 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.04%) vSphere
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) HP
2 5 (21.74%) IBM
2 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Talend
5 1 (4.35%) webMethods