The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 111 113 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Middleware 29 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 1.15% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.51% 4.24% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 16
Median daily rate £475 £450 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £383 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £522 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.56%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
826 897 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.27% 27.11% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 607 481
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 64 11
Median hourly rate £23.28 £42.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.55% +15.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Wiltshire +13 16 £500 +5.26% 1
Bristol 0 4 £430 +6.17% 6
Somerset +23 2 - -
Devon -2 1 - -
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South West region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 24 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 21 (30.88%) Unix
3 21 (30.88%) Security Cleared
4 20 (29.41%) SOAP
4 20 (29.41%) SOA
5 19 (27.94%) SC Cleared
6 18 (26.47%) webMethods
6 18 (26.47%) Web Services
6 18 (26.47%) Windows
7 17 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 17 (25.00%) Banking
7 17 (25.00%) TOGAF
8 16 (23.53%) Scrum
9 15 (22.06%) Oracle
10 14 (20.59%) Linux
10 14 (20.59%) Oracle Fusion
11 11 (16.18%) REST
11 11 (16.18%) SDLC
12 10 (14.71%) Use Case
12 10 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
12 10 (14.71%) BPEL
12 10 (14.71%) UML
12 10 (14.71%) Java
13 9 (13.24%) IBM
13 9 (13.24%) WebSphere
14 8 (11.76%) SQL
14 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (13.24%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.47%) Confluence
6 1 (1.47%) GemFire
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.47%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.47%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.47%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (1.47%) GitHub
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) DHCP
1 2 (2.94%) DNS
1 2 (2.94%) MPLS
1 2 (2.94%) SAN
1 2 (2.94%) WAN
1 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (1.47%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.47%) Ant
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) PVCS
2 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
2 1 (1.47%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 17 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Architect
2 16 (23.53%) Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.82%) Consultant
4 6 (8.82%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Integration Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 4 (5.88%) SOA Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Principal Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) SAP PI Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) SOAP
2 18 (26.47%) Web Services
3 14 (20.59%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (16.18%) REST
5 6 (8.82%) J2EE
5 6 (8.82%) RESTful
5 6 (8.82%) XML
6 3 (4.41%) HTML
6 3 (4.41%) UDDI
6 3 (4.41%) WebCenter
6 3 (4.41%) WSDL
6 3 (4.41%) XSD
7 2 (2.94%) CSS
7 2 (2.94%) HTML5
7 2 (2.94%) jQuery
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (2.94%) SAP PI
8 1 (1.47%) JSON
8 1 (1.47%) Spring
8 1 (1.47%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.88%) Unix
2 18 (26.47%) Windows
3 14 (20.59%) Linux
4 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.94%) Android
7 1 (1.47%) AIX
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 20 (29.41%) SOA
3 17 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 17 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 16 (23.53%) Scrum
5 11 (16.18%) SDLC
6 10 (14.71%) BPEL
6 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.71%) UML
6 10 (14.71%) Use Case
7 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.82%) Project Management
9 5 (7.35%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (7.35%) E-business
9 5 (7.35%) Network Design
10 4 (5.88%) ITIL
10 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.41%) Content Management
11 3 (4.41%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) Java
2 8 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.41%) Python
4 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (1.47%) C++
5 1 (1.47%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (1.47%) Jython
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Security Cleared
2 19 (27.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) MCSE
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) RHCE
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PMP
4 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Ansible
2 1 (1.47%) Salt
2 1 (1.47%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) webMethods
2 15 (22.06%) Oracle
3 9 (13.24%) IBM
4 7 (10.29%) Siebel
5 4 (5.88%) SAP
6 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.94%) VMware
8 1 (1.47%) BT
Weymouth, Dorset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago