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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 37 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Middleware 20 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.28% 1.23% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.37% 4.09% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 3
Median daily rate £525 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £264 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £353 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +17.64%
Middleware
Yorkshire

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
239 171 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 39.18% 30.05% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 136 48
Median daily rate £400 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +29.03%
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 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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 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
Sheffield +17 20 £525 +55.55%
Middleware
Yorkshire

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 20 (57.14%) Linux
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 17 (48.57%) Solaris
3 17 (48.57%) Intel
3 17 (48.57%) VMware
3 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (45.71%) WebSphere
5 15 (42.86%) Finance
5 15 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (42.86%) Java
6 12 (34.29%) IBM
6 12 (34.29%) Banking
7 11 (31.43%) IBM HTTP Server
7 11 (31.43%) zOS
7 11 (31.43%) Apache
8 10 (28.57%) AIX
8 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 10 (28.57%) DB2
8 10 (28.57%) HTML
8 10 (28.57%) SUSE
8 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (25.71%) Replication
9 9 (25.71%) Unix
9 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
9 9 (25.71%) HTTP
9 9 (25.71%) CICS
9 9 (25.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 9 (25.71%) Feasibility Study

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 16 (45.71%) WebSphere
2 11 (31.43%) Apache
2 11 (31.43%) IBM HTTP Server
3 9 (25.71%) CICS
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
4 7 (20.00%) IIS
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
5 6 (17.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (11.43%) FileNet
7 4 (11.43%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (8.57%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (5.71%) Tuxedo
10 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) HTTP
2 8 (22.86%) FCoE
2 8 (22.86%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
2 8 (22.86%) LAN
2 8 (22.86%) Multicast
2 8 (22.86%) NAS
2 8 (22.86%) SAN
2 8 (22.86%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) LDAP
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) DB2
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (20.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Architect
1 17 (48.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 12 (34.29%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Engineering Specialist
3 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Middleware Specialist
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (28.57%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) Rendezvous
3 7 (20.00%) XML
3 7 (20.00%) XSLT
4 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (8.57%) CSS
5 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.57%) JSR 168
5 3 (8.57%) Spring
5 3 (8.57%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (5.71%) J2EE
7 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Replication
2 6 (17.14%) DataPower
3 3 (8.57%) iSeries
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Solaris
3 11 (31.43%) zOS
4 10 (28.57%) AIX
4 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (28.57%) SUSE
5 9 (25.71%) Unix
6 2 (5.71%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Feasibility Study
2 8 (22.86%) Benchmarking
2 8 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
4 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Line Management
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
4 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (2.86%) DevOps
5 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
5 1 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.86%) SOA
5 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) Java
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) Perl
5 4 (11.43%) Ruby
6 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.71%) Jython
8 1 (2.86%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
2 8 (22.86%) KVM
2 8 (22.86%) NFS
2 8 (22.86%) SRDF
2 8 (22.86%) Xen
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle
2 17 (48.57%) Intel
2 17 (48.57%) VMware
3 12 (34.29%) IBM
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) EMC
4 8 (22.86%) NetApp
5 7 (20.00%) DataSynapse
5 7 (20.00%) Sybase
5 7 (20.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.71%) AppDynamics
6 2 (5.71%) IFS
6 2 (5.71%) SAP
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat