The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Middleware Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Architect
Rank 272 263 257
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Architect 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.030% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.032% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 -
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Middleware Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9183 9368 8743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.21% 94.31% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5555 5137 4795
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 449 482
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.90 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Middleware Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Middleware Architect in the job title.

Middleware Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Middleware Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Middleware Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Middleware Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 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
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £525 +16.66% 1
Berkshire - 4 £525 -
Middlesex -3 2 £525 +10.52%
West Sussex - 1 £550 -
Home Counties - 1 £525 -
Middleware Architect
England

Middleware Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Middleware Architect 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 South East region featuring Middleware Architect in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Middleware
2 8 (61.54%) TIBCO
3 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
4 6 (46.15%) TIBCO EMS
4 6 (46.15%) Axway
4 6 (46.15%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (46.15%) MQSeries
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
5 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (23.08%) J2EE
7 3 (23.08%) SOA
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Spring
7 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
8 2 (15.38%) Lucene
8 2 (15.38%) CMS
8 2 (15.38%) Endeca
8 2 (15.38%) Web Development
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (15.38%) MySQL
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
8 2 (15.38%) WebLogic

Middleware Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (46.15%) MQSeries
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Solr
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Drupal
2 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (15.38%) Liferay
2 2 (15.38%) Mule
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) AquaLogic
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Couchbase
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) CA Gen
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Middleware
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) Lucene
4 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
4 2 (15.38%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) Dojo
5 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (7.69%) JMS
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) JSF
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) TOGAF
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Asynchronous Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) TIBCO
2 6 (46.15%) Axway
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Endeca
3 2 (15.38%) hybris
3 2 (15.38%) WSO2
4 1 (7.69%) BEA
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (7.69%) Pega
4 1 (7.69%) webMethods
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