The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Middleware Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware Specialist
UK / Scotland
Rank - 124 -
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Specialist 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.039% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.041% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £325 £415
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -21.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1639 2422 2629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.18% 93.91% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 1291 1467
Median daily rate £370 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 29 59
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.84 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Middleware Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Middleware Specialist in the job title.

Middleware Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Middleware Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Middleware Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Middleware Specialist Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Middleware Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Middleware Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Middleware Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat