The table below looks at the statistics for the Middleware Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Engineer
Rank - - 112
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £295 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.27% -26.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Middleware Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2389 2536 2145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.76% 95.88% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1263 1413 1027
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 52 62
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Middleware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware Engineer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Middleware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Middleware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Middleware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Middleware Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Middleware Engineer in their job title 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 with Middleware Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) MSDE
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking

Middleware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Middleware Engineer in their job title 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 with Middleware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Management
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python