The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 61 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.31% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 1.75% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
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£475 £519 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.08% -15.00%
Middleware
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
162 114 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.85% 26.70% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 70 45
Average daily rate £355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £37.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Oxfordshire region.

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Oxford - 1 £475 - 2
Abingdon - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 29 (85.29%) Java
1 29 (85.29%) Oracle
2 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (70.59%) SOA
3 24 (70.59%) Oracle Fusion
4 21 (61.76%) Oracle ADF
5 20 (58.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (35.29%) Spring
7 11 (32.35%) Maven
7 11 (32.35%) Scrum
7 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
7 11 (32.35%) XML
7 11 (32.35%) Oracle Identity Management
7 11 (32.35%) Oracle BPM
7 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (23.53%) Ajax
10 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
10 7 (20.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 7 (20.59%) Publishing
10 7 (20.59%) JSF
10 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
10 7 (20.59%) XPath
10 7 (20.59%) XSLT
10 7 (20.59%) Ant
10 7 (20.59%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) J2EE
10 7 (20.59%) JMS
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 20 (58.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.76%) CMS
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (11.76%) Alfresco
4 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Maven
2 7 (20.59%) Ant
3 4 (11.76%) JIRA
3 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (20.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) Java Developer
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) WebLogic Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Middleware Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) SAP Technical Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) Oracle Fusion
2 21 (61.76%) Oracle ADF
3 12 (35.29%) Spring
4 11 (32.35%) XML
5 8 (23.53%) Ajax
6 7 (20.59%) XSLT
6 7 (20.59%) JMS
6 7 (20.59%) J2EE
6 7 (20.59%) JSF
7 4 (11.76%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (11.76%) RESTful
7 4 (11.76%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) CSS3
7 4 (11.76%) EJB
7 4 (11.76%) CSS
7 4 (11.76%) Java EE
7 4 (11.76%) JSON
7 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
7 4 (11.76%) HTML
7 4 (11.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) AIX
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) SOA
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
3 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
5 4 (11.76%) User Stories
5 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Process Management
5 4 (11.76%) Workflow
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (2.94%) UML
7 1 (2.94%) ETL
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) XQuery
2 7 (20.59%) XPath
2 7 (20.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
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