The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 112 69 99
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +30
Contract jobs citing Middleware 28 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 1.97% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 7.95% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 16
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.37% +0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £367 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £434 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
836 528 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.36% 24.78% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 364 337
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £19.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Middleware
England

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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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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
Bristol -18 10 £465 - 4
Devon -11 4 £575 +84.00%
Somerset -15 4 £458 +46.40%
Gloucestershire -13 3 £411 - 3
Dorset -5 2 - - 1
Wiltshire -25 1 £425 - 2
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 31 (56.36%) Oracle
2 25 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (38.18%) Finance
4 20 (36.36%) CRM
5 19 (34.55%) SAP
6 18 (32.73%) Oracle Fusion
6 18 (32.73%) Oracle Database
7 17 (30.91%) Java
8 16 (29.09%) .NET
9 15 (27.27%) ERP
10 14 (25.45%) SAP CRM
11 12 (21.82%) Project Management
11 12 (21.82%) PRINCE2
12 11 (20.00%) SQL
12 11 (20.00%) Linux
12 11 (20.00%) SOA
13 10 (18.18%) BPEL
13 10 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
15 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
16 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (12.73%) MS Project
16 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
16 7 (12.73%) PMI
16 7 (12.73%) PMP
16 7 (12.73%) PMI Certification
16 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
17 6 (10.91%) Data Migration
17 6 (10.91%) Oracle BPM
17 6 (10.91%) Migration

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (16.36%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.09%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle 10gAS
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.64%) Drupal
5 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.82%) Lync
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.82%) Documentum
6 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (25.45%) SAP CRM
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (5.45%) Google Analytics
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.82%) Teamcenter
6 1 (1.82%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) LDAP
1 3 (5.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.82%) MySQL
8 1 (1.82%) TKPROF
8 1 (1.82%) OLTP
8 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.82%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.64%) JDeveloper
1 2 (3.64%) Subversion
1 2 (3.64%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.82%) Hudson
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.82%) Ant
2 1 (1.82%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (38.18%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Avionics
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Consultant
2 14 (25.45%) SAP Consultant
2 14 (25.45%) SAP CRM Consultant
2 14 (25.45%) CRM Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
5 6 (10.91%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (10.91%) DBA
5 6 (10.91%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (10.91%) Technical Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.45%) Digital Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Middleware Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Project Leader
9 2 (3.64%) Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (29.09%) .NET
3 5 (9.09%) SOAP
3 5 (9.09%) Web Services
3 5 (9.09%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) REST
4 4 (7.27%) WebCenter
4 4 (7.27%) XML
4 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.45%) XSLT
5 3 (5.45%) JMS
5 3 (5.45%) HTML5
5 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.45%) JSON
5 3 (5.45%) WebSockets
6 2 (3.64%) JPA
6 2 (3.64%) Spring
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (3.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) PMI
2 2 (3.64%) DTV
2 2 (3.64%) Statistics
2 2 (3.64%) Device Driver
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.82%) Social Media
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) AS400
3 1 (1.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Android
2 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.64%) Solaris
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.64%) VxWorks
3 2 (3.64%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (1.82%) UNIX
4 1 (1.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (36.36%) CRM
3 15 (27.27%) ERP
4 12 (21.82%) PRINCE2
4 12 (21.82%) Project Management
5 11 (20.00%) SOA
6 10 (18.18%) BPEL
7 6 (10.91%) Migration
7 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.91%) Data Migration
8 5 (9.09%) ETL
9 4 (7.27%) Information Security
9 4 (7.27%) Workflow
9 4 (7.27%) Content Management
9 4 (7.27%) Analytics
10 3 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.45%) MVC
10 3 (5.45%) SEO
10 3 (5.45%) ITIL
10 3 (5.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) Java
2 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) XQuery
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) XPath
6 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) PMP
1 7 (12.73%) PMI Certification
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) OCP
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) OCA
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.64%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Oracle
2 19 (34.55%) SAP
3 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.27%) Siebel
5 3 (5.45%) Hyperion
5 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
5 3 (5.45%) Google
6 2 (3.64%) Facebook
6 2 (3.64%) Twitter
6 2 (3.64%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.64%) webMethods
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.82%) Teradata
7 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.82%) Informatica
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Cognos
7 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
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