The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 6 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 117 145 145
Rank change year-on-year
+28 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 149 105 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.50% 1.14% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.38% 4.85% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 48 54
Average daily rate
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£450 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £273 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £523 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £395 £414
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -4.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
Middleware
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2335 2167 2078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.58% 23.53% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1430 1271 1094
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 130
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.63 £18.70 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Middleware
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 across the South East region.

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Hampshire -21 42 £375 -3.53% 3
Berkshire +15 34 £435 +14.47% 11
Buckinghamshire +12 28 £450 - 5
Oxfordshire - 19 £550 - 5
Surrey +12 14 £350 +6.06% 4
Middlesex +11 6 £431 -
West Sussex -21 5 £400 -
East Sussex - 1 £525 -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 124 (46.79%) Oracle
2 82 (30.94%) Java
2 82 (30.94%) SOA
3 63 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (22.64%) WebLogic
4 60 (22.64%) Linux
5 58 (21.89%) Oracle Fusion
6 53 (20.00%) Finance
7 50 (18.87%) SQL
8 43 (16.23%) Oracle Database
9 42 (15.85%) Windows
10 41 (15.47%) UNIX
11 40 (15.09%) Microsoft
12 37 (13.96%) J2EE
13 35 (13.21%) Web Services
14 34 (12.83%) Security Cleared
15 32 (12.08%) WebSphere
16 30 (11.32%) UML
17 28 (10.57%) .NET
18 27 (10.19%) Degree
19 26 (9.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 26 (9.81%) SOAP
19 26 (9.81%) Project Management
20 25 (9.43%) XML
21 24 (9.06%) Enterprise Software
21 24 (9.06%) SC Cleared
21 24 (9.06%) Oracle Database 11g
22 23 (8.68%) MS Excel
22 23 (8.68%) IBM
22 23 (8.68%) EAI

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 60 (22.64%) WebLogic
2 32 (12.08%) WebSphere
3 26 (9.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 21 (7.92%) Tomcat
5 16 (6.04%) JBoss
5 16 (6.04%) Apache
6 14 (5.28%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.15%) Oracle 10gAS
8 10 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (3.02%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (2.64%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (2.64%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (2.26%) Documentum
12 5 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (1.51%) JCAPS
13 4 (1.51%) MQSeries
14 3 (1.13%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (1.13%) CMS
14 3 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (1.13%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 23 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.02%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.51%) MS Project
4 2 (0.75%) MS Office
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (5.66%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (5.28%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (4.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (4.53%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (2.64%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (1.13%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.13%) assyst
5 3 (1.13%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.38%) FLEXCUBE
7 1 (0.38%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.38%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
7 1 (0.38%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.38%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (3.40%) SaaS
2 7 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.89%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.75%) HP Helion
6 1 (0.38%) Boomi
6 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.68%) Firewall
2 13 (4.91%) HTTP
2 13 (4.91%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.40%) SSL
4 8 (3.02%) SSH
4 8 (3.02%) Internet
5 7 (2.64%) LDAP
6 6 (2.26%) SAN
6 6 (2.26%) Intranet
6 6 (2.26%) Extranet
6 6 (2.26%) NAS
7 5 (1.89%) Multicast
7 5 (1.89%) BGP
7 5 (1.89%) VPN
7 5 (1.89%) ATM
8 4 (1.51%) X.500
8 4 (1.51%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.38%) LAN
9 1 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.23%) Oracle Database
2 24 (9.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (8.30%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.53%) DB2
4 12 (4.53%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.15%) Oracle Database 12c
5 11 (4.15%) Oracle Discoverer
6 8 (3.02%) MySQL
6 8 (3.02%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.64%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.26%) Big Data
9 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.51%) SAP BW
10 3 (1.13%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.13%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.13%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.75%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (6.42%) Maven
2 13 (4.91%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.40%) Ant
5 8 (3.02%) JIRA
6 7 (2.64%) Subversion
6 7 (2.64%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.64%) Toad
7 6 (2.26%) JUnit
7 6 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.26%) Checkstyle
7 6 (2.26%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.89%) NetBeans
8 5 (1.89%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.51%) Selenium
10 3 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.75%) JDeveloper
12 1 (0.38%) Introscope
12 1 (0.38%) Hudson
General
1 53 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (4.53%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.77%) Retail
4 7 (2.64%) Banking
4 7 (2.64%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.26%) Legal
5 6 (2.26%) Publishing
6 5 (1.89%) Games
6 5 (1.89%) Automotive
6 5 (1.89%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.75%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 91 (34.34%) Architect
2 50 (18.87%) Solutions Architect
3 46 (17.36%) Developer
4 22 (8.30%) Analyst
4 22 (8.30%) Project Manager
5 21 (7.92%) Consultant
6 20 (7.55%) DBA
7 15 (5.66%) Administrator
8 13 (4.91%) Oracle DBA
9 12 (4.53%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.53%) Infrastructure Architect
10 10 (3.77%) Digital Architect
11 9 (3.40%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.40%) Middleware Architect
12 8 (3.02%) Oracle Consultant
12 8 (3.02%) Technical Architect
13 6 (2.26%) Support Analyst
13 6 (2.26%) Security Architect
13 6 (2.26%) Web Analyst
13 6 (2.26%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (21.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 37 (13.96%) J2EE
3 35 (13.21%) Web Services
4 28 (10.57%) .NET
5 26 (9.81%) SOAP
6 25 (9.43%) XML
7 22 (8.30%) Oracle ADF
8 15 (5.66%) JMS
8 15 (5.66%) EJB
8 15 (5.66%) REST
9 14 (5.28%) HTML
9 14 (5.28%) WebSphere MQ
9 14 (5.28%) XSLT
10 10 (3.77%) JSP
10 10 (3.77%) Spring
10 10 (3.77%) Ajax
11 9 (3.40%) JSF
12 6 (2.26%) Application Packaging
12 6 (2.26%) CSS
12 6 (2.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.06%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.17%) Open Source
3 17 (6.42%) PKI
4 10 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.26%) Statistics
6 6 (2.26%) DataPower
7 5 (1.89%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.51%) Clustering
9 3 (1.13%) Replication
9 3 (1.13%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.13%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.75%) Social Media
11 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.38%) SecurID
11 1 (0.38%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.38%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.64%) Linux
2 42 (15.85%) Windows
3 41 (15.47%) UNIX
4 15 (5.66%) AIX
5 13 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (4.15%) HPUX
7 10 (3.77%) Solaris
8 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.64%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.75%) CentOS
12 1 (0.38%) Android
12 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (30.94%) SOA
2 63 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (11.32%) UML
4 26 (9.81%) Project Management
5 23 (8.68%) EAI
5 23 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (8.30%) Scrum
7 19 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (6.42%) ITIL
10 16 (6.04%) TOGAF
11 15 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (4.53%) CRM
13 11 (4.15%) ERP
13 11 (4.15%) ITSM
13 11 (4.15%) Workflow
13 11 (4.15%) Load Balancing
13 11 (4.15%) Unit Testing
13 11 (4.15%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 82 (30.94%) Java
2 50 (18.87%) SQL
3 21 (7.92%) Shell Script
4 20 (7.55%) C#
5 15 (5.66%) PL/SQL
5 15 (5.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 10 (3.77%) XPath
6 10 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.77%) XQuery
7 9 (3.40%) Python
8 8 (3.02%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.02%) Ruby
8 8 (3.02%) C++
9 5 (1.89%) Perl
9 5 (1.89%) PHP
10 4 (1.51%) C
10 4 (1.51%) ABAP
10 4 (1.51%) Scala
11 2 (0.75%) Korn
12 1 (0.38%) AWK
Qualifications
1 34 (12.83%) Security Cleared
2 27 (10.19%) Degree
3 24 (9.06%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.53%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.02%) CISSP
6 5 (1.89%) ISEB
7 4 (1.51%) GCIA
7 4 (1.51%) GCIH
7 4 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.51%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.75%) CISM
10 1 (0.38%) CCA
10 1 (0.38%) OCP
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.38%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.26%) COBIT
2 4 (1.51%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.51%) COSO
3 2 (0.75%) QA
3 2 (0.75%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (5.28%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (4.53%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.26%) vSphere
5 4 (1.51%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.75%) Docker
6 2 (0.75%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.38%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 22 (8.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (5.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (4.91%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (1.89%) Puppet
5 4 (1.51%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.51%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.75%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.38%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.38%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.38%) SCCM
7 1 (0.38%) SCOM
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 124 (46.79%) Oracle
2 40 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.68%) IBM
4 18 (6.79%) SAP
5 16 (6.04%) Red Hat
6 15 (5.66%) HP
7 14 (5.28%) TIBCO
8 13 (4.91%) VMware
9 7 (2.64%) Remedy
10 6 (2.26%) Business Objects
10 6 (2.26%) Sun
11 5 (1.89%) Siebel
12 4 (1.51%) Cisco
12 4 (1.51%) CA
12 4 (1.51%) Juniper
12 4 (1.51%) McAfee
12 4 (1.51%) Symantec
12 4 (1.51%) Akamai
13 3 (1.13%) Adobe
14 2 (0.75%) BMC
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