The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 93 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Middleware 53 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.83% 0.93% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.03% 4.49% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 13
Median daily rate £438 £450 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +59.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £317 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.13 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -25.47%
Middleware
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
587 602 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.23% 20.67% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 308 471
Median daily rate £350 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 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
Edinburgh +17 32 £440 -2.22% 3
Renfrewshire - 14 £340 -
Glasgow -1 5 £463 +17.46% 6
Stirling +1 1 £500 -
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UK

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 52 (40.94%) SQL
2 40 (31.50%) Java
3 39 (30.71%) Linux
4 35 (27.56%) Finance
5 34 (26.77%) Oracle
6 30 (23.62%) WebSphere
7 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (22.83%) JBoss
7 29 (22.83%) SOA
8 28 (22.05%) Microsoft
8 28 (22.05%) HP
8 28 (22.05%) SQL Server
9 27 (21.26%) Windows
10 26 (20.47%) Unix
10 26 (20.47%) Web Services
11 25 (19.69%) Solaris
12 24 (18.90%) IBM
12 24 (18.90%) Banking
13 23 (18.11%) HTTP
13 23 (18.11%) Puppet
14 22 (17.32%) DevOps
14 22 (17.32%) AIX
15 21 (16.54%) ITIL
16 19 (14.96%) Python
16 19 (14.96%) Migration
17 18 (14.17%) JavaScript
18 17 (13.39%) BladeLogic
19 16 (12.60%) XML
19 16 (12.60%) HPUX
19 16 (12.60%) HTTPS

Middleware
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:

Application Platforms
1 30 (23.62%) WebSphere
2 29 (22.83%) JBoss
3 14 (11.02%) Apache
4 13 (10.24%) MQSeries
4 13 (10.24%) Tomcat
4 13 (10.24%) WebLogic
5 10 (7.87%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (6.30%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (6.30%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 7 (5.51%) IIS
8 6 (4.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 6 (4.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (3.94%) Oracle Application Server
10 4 (3.15%) AquaLogic
10 4 (3.15%) nginx
10 4 (3.15%) Tuxedo
11 2 (1.57%) CICS
11 2 (1.57%) ColdFusion
11 2 (1.57%) Confluence
11 2 (1.57%) lighttpd
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (3.15%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.51%) IaaS
2 6 (4.72%) PaaS
3 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.79%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.79%) Office 365
6 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.11%) HTTP
2 16 (12.60%) HTTPS
3 13 (10.24%) Firewall
4 12 (9.45%) FTP
5 11 (8.66%) SAN
6 10 (7.87%) NAS
7 9 (7.09%) DNS
7 9 (7.09%) iSCSI
8 8 (6.30%) SSL
8 8 (6.30%) WinSCP
9 7 (5.51%) DHCP
10 4 (3.15%) Internet
10 4 (3.15%) WAN
11 3 (2.36%) LAN
11 3 (2.36%) Network Security
11 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
12 2 (1.57%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.57%) LDAP
12 2 (1.57%) SMTP
12 2 (1.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.15%) MySQL
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.79%) HBase
6 1 (0.79%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Maven
2 8 (6.30%) ClearCase
2 8 (6.30%) XMLSpy
3 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.94%) Subversion
4 4 (3.15%) Ant
4 4 (3.15%) Build Forge
5 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.57%) JIRA
5 2 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.79%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.79%) MSI
General
1 35 (27.56%) Finance
2 24 (18.90%) Banking
3 11 (8.66%) Law
4 5 (3.94%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (22.83%) Architect
2 23 (18.11%) Developer
3 16 (12.60%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (8.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (7.09%) BizTalk Developer
5 9 (7.09%) Consultant
5 9 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.30%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.51%) Middleware Consultant
8 6 (4.72%) Designer
8 6 (4.72%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.94%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.94%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Middleware Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.15%) Linux Consultant
10 4 (3.15%) Middleware Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Middleware Project Manager
10 4 (3.15%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.47%) Web Services
2 16 (12.60%) XML
3 11 (8.66%) .NET
4 10 (7.87%) JMS
4 10 (7.87%) WSDL
4 10 (7.87%) XSD
4 10 (7.87%) XSLT
5 9 (7.09%) REST
6 8 (6.30%) EDI
6 8 (6.30%) JSON
6 8 (6.30%) SOAP
6 8 (6.30%) XSL
7 7 (5.51%) IBM Integration Bus
7 7 (5.51%) Java EE
7 7 (5.51%) Spring
8 6 (4.72%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.94%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (3.15%) HTML
10 4 (3.15%) J2EE
10 4 (3.15%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.81%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.45%) Public Cloud
3 9 (7.09%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.09%) DataPower
4 8 (6.30%) SWIFT
5 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.94%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.15%) User Experience
7 3 (2.36%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.36%) Replication
8 2 (1.57%) PKI
9 1 (0.79%) Clustering
9 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.71%) Linux
2 27 (21.26%) Windows
3 26 (20.47%) Unix
4 25 (19.69%) Solaris
5 22 (17.32%) AIX
6 16 (12.60%) HPUX
6 16 (12.60%) Windows Server
7 9 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.94%) OS/390
9 2 (1.57%) Debian
9 2 (1.57%) SUSE
9 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.57%) zOS
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (22.83%) SOA
2 22 (17.32%) DevOps
3 21 (16.54%) ITIL
4 19 (14.96%) Migration
5 14 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.45%) ITSM
7 11 (8.66%) Configuration Management
7 11 (8.66%) ETL
7 11 (8.66%) OO
7 11 (8.66%) Open Source
8 10 (7.87%) Network Design
9 9 (7.09%) Integration Testing
10 8 (6.30%) Defect Tracking
10 8 (6.30%) EAI
10 8 (6.30%) Software Distribution
11 7 (5.51%) ERP
11 7 (5.51%) High Availability
11 7 (5.51%) Microservices
11 7 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.94%) SQL
2 40 (31.50%) Java
3 19 (14.96%) Python
4 18 (14.17%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.02%) PowerShell
6 13 (10.24%) C#
6 13 (10.24%) Jython
7 11 (8.66%) Perl
8 7 (5.51%) C++
9 5 (3.94%) C
9 5 (3.94%) PHP
10 2 (1.57%) AspectJ
10 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.57%) VBA
11 1 (0.79%) Groovy
11 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.79%) VB
11 1 (0.79%) VB6
11 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (12.60%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.81%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.09%) Degree
4 4 (3.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.15%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.79%) OCA
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) HL7
1 8 (6.30%) SEPA
2 7 (5.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.57%) QA
3 2 (1.57%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.30%) Docker
3 7 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.36%) Xen
5 2 (1.57%) KVM
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.79%) NFS
6 1 (0.79%) RHEV
6 1 (0.79%) SRDF
6 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (18.11%) Puppet
2 17 (13.39%) BladeLogic
3 12 (9.45%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 12 (9.45%) SCOrch
4 8 (6.30%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.72%) Ansible
6 5 (3.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (3.94%) SCCM
7 4 (3.15%) WSUS
8 2 (1.57%) Cacti
8 2 (1.57%) Munin
8 2 (1.57%) Nagios
9 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.79%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.79%) OpenView
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.79%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.79%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 34 (26.77%) Oracle
2 28 (22.05%) HP
2 28 (22.05%) Microsoft
3 24 (18.90%) IBM
4 14 (11.02%) CA
5 13 (10.24%) Dell
6 12 (9.45%) BMC
7 11 (8.66%) Red Hat
8 8 (6.30%) Remedy
9 7 (5.51%) VMware
10 4 (3.15%) Axway
10 4 (3.15%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.15%) IBM Sterling
10 4 (3.15%) Sun
10 4 (3.15%) Symantec
10 4 (3.15%) webMethods
11 3 (2.36%) Citrix
11 3 (2.36%) Sybase
11 3 (2.36%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.57%) Atlassian
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