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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 33 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing Middleware 10 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.34% 1.05% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 3.16% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate
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£575 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £414
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-36.38% +20.00%
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
95 190 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 22.25% 33.33% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 84 53
Average daily rate £318 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £399 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +185.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 September 2014. 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
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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 +19 9 £575 +91.66%
Middleware
East Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 10 (52.63%) IBM
2 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
3 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (26.32%) DataPower
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
6 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
6 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (15.79%) EDI
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Clustering
6 3 (15.79%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
6 3 (15.79%) PaaS
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) Release Management
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
7 2 (10.53%) SaaS
7 2 (10.53%) IaaS
7 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) QA

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) NetWeaver
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.53%) DMZ
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Gradle
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (15.79%) EDI
3 2 (10.53%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) JSON
3 2 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (10.53%) JMS
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) XSD
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) DataPower
2 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) SOA
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) B2B
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) EAI
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Use Case
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) KVM
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 2 (10.53%) Intel
4 2 (10.53%) Software AG
4 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) ATG
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) NetSuite
5 1 (5.26%) hybris