The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 49 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Middleware 6 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.16% 1.31% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 5.15% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £538 £500 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £500 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+30.71% +5.08%

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
179 136 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.62% 25.52% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 94 39
Median daily rate £365 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Sheffield -3 6 £538 +7.50%
Middleware
Yorkshire

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (40.91%) WebSphere
3 8 (36.36%) Puppet
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Intel
4 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (31.82%) Perl
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Solaris
4 7 (31.82%) zOS
4 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (27.27%) Ruby
5 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Feasibility Study
5 6 (27.27%) Banking
5 6 (27.27%) CICS
5 6 (27.27%) SUSE
5 6 (27.27%) Replication
5 6 (27.27%) DB2
5 6 (27.27%) AIX
6 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
6 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
6 5 (22.73%) DataPower
7 4 (18.18%) IBM

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (40.91%) WebSphere
2 7 (31.82%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (27.27%) CICS
4 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
5 4 (18.18%) Apache
6 3 (13.64%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (13.64%) FileNet
6 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
6 3 (13.64%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (9.09%) Tuxedo
8 1 (4.55%) Confluence
8 1 (4.55%) IIS
8 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) FCoE
2 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (4.55%) Multicast
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) HBase
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Engineering Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Server Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Server Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
3 1 (4.55%) Rendezvous
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Replication
2 5 (22.73%) DataPower
3 3 (13.64%) iSeries
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) Solaris
3 7 (31.82%) zOS
4 6 (27.27%) AIX
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (27.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) Benchmarking
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Modelling
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Perl
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.64%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Jython
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) KVM
2 1 (4.55%) NFS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.55%) SRDF
2 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Intel
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) DataSynapse
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) IFS
4 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO