The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 20 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Contract jobs citing Middleware 35 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 6.45% 0.41% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.65% 1.49% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
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
148 134 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 27.26% 27.69% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 84 68
Median daily rate £340 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 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 2 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +27 34 £450 -
Middleware
East Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 24 (50.00%) webMethods
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) Apigee
3 19 (39.58%) WebSphere
4 17 (35.42%) Linux
5 16 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
6 13 (27.08%) Unix
7 12 (25.00%) Intel
7 12 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 12 (25.00%) Project Management
7 12 (25.00%) Unified Process
7 12 (25.00%) DataPower
8 11 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (20.83%) Validation
9 10 (20.83%) Migration
9 10 (20.83%) Solaris
10 9 (18.75%) Issue Tracking
11 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
11 8 (16.67%) HP
12 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
13 6 (12.50%) Open Source
13 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 6 (12.50%) HTTP
14 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
14 5 (10.42%) Puppet
15 3 (6.25%) IBM
15 3 (6.25%) JBoss
15 3 (6.25%) Apache
15 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
16 2 (4.17%) Relational Database

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (39.58%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) DataStage
1 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Middleware Specialist
2 17 (35.42%) Integration Specialist
3 13 (27.08%) Architect
3 13 (27.08%) Integration Architect
3 13 (27.08%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (22.92%) webMethods Architect
4 11 (22.92%) WebSphere Specialist
5 10 (20.83%) Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Integration Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Middleware Developer
6 8 (16.67%) Analyst
6 8 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
6 8 (16.67%) webMethods Specialist
6 8 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
7 7 (14.58%) Unix Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) webMethods Developer
8 6 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (10.42%) Integration Analyst
9 5 (10.42%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.08%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.08%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) Unix
3 10 (20.83%) Solaris
4 2 (4.17%) Windows
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) Project Management
2 12 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 12 (25.00%) Unified Process
3 11 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.83%) Migration
4 10 (20.83%) Validation
5 9 (18.75%) Issue Tracking
6 6 (12.50%) Open Source
7 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.17%) ETL
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL
8 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Java
1 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) webMethods
2 22 (45.83%) Apigee
3 12 (25.00%) Intel
4 8 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (6.25%) IBM
6 2 (4.17%) Talend
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) TIBCO