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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 120 93 113
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Contract jobs citing Middleware 20 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 1.82% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.95% 6.14% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 36 13
Median daily rate £475 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.01% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £40.38 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £33.63 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+48.69% -7.62%
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
678 944 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.02% 29.58% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 687 516
Median daily rate £350 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 26
Median hourly rate £23.78 £42.63 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.22% -10.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £37.50 £25.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.46 £50.00
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
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 4 December 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
Bristol +8 6 £490 +20.98% 3
Somerset +26 4 £400 +10.34% 2
Devon +2 2 £425 -15.00%
Gloucestershire -12 2 £525 +31.25% 1
Wiltshire -24 2 £525 +27.27%
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 21 (38.89%) Oracle
3 20 (37.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 17 (31.48%) SOA
5 15 (27.78%) Linux
5 15 (27.78%) Scrum
6 14 (25.93%) Windows
7 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
7 13 (24.07%) Banking
7 13 (24.07%) TOGAF
8 12 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
8 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 11 (20.37%) BPEL
9 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
10 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database
11 9 (16.67%) SDLC
11 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 9 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
11 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (16.67%) SQL
12 8 (14.81%) Siebel
12 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (14.81%) IBM
12 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
12 8 (14.81%) WebCenter
13 7 (12.96%) Oracle EBS R12
13 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (12.96%) Use Case
13 7 (12.96%) BizTalk Server

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 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.96%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (9.26%) JBoss
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.41%) Apache
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.85%) Confluence
7 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.85%) Mule
7 1 (1.85%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) MPLS
1 2 (3.70%) SAN
1 2 (3.70%) WAN
1 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.85%) AMQP
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (1.85%) DB2
4 1 (1.85%) Essbase
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.70%) Ant
2 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) JUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Architect
2 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Integration Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Principal Architect
7 3 (5.56%) SOA Developer
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.70%) SAP PI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (14.81%) WebCenter
3 5 (9.26%) Web Services
3 5 (9.26%) XML
4 4 (7.41%) SOAP
4 4 (7.41%) UDDI
4 4 (7.41%) WSDL
5 3 (5.56%) .NET
5 3 (5.56%) HTML
5 3 (5.56%) HTML5
5 3 (5.56%) jQuery
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
5 3 (5.56%) XSD
6 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.70%) CSS
6 2 (3.70%) JSON
6 2 (3.70%) SAP PI
6 2 (3.70%) WCF
7 1 (1.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 14 (25.93%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) Unix
5 2 (3.70%) Android
5 2 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) SOA
2 15 (27.78%) Scrum
3 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
3 13 (24.07%) TOGAF
4 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.37%) BPEL
5 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (16.67%) SDLC
6 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.96%) UML
7 7 (12.96%) Use Case
8 5 (9.26%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (9.26%) Content Management
8 5 (9.26%) E-business
8 5 (9.26%) Network Design
8 5 (9.26%) Project Management
9 4 (7.41%) ITIL
9 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.70%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) Perl
4 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.85%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (1.85%) Jython
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) IBM
2 8 (14.81%) Siebel
3 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.41%) SAP
5 3 (5.56%) webMethods
6 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.85%) Telerik
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