The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 26 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Contract jobs citing Middleware 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.63% 1.40% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.44% 4.23% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Median daily rate £575 £455 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.37% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -13.51%
Middleware
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 71 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.19% 33.02% 40.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 55 98
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Ipswich +6 12 £575 +26.37% 1
Middleware
East of England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 12 (92.31%) LAN
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
1 12 (92.31%) SAN
1 12 (92.31%) NAS
1 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 10 (76.92%) Secure Coding
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) High Availability
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (76.92%) Load Balancing
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Clustering
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) IIS
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Network Optimisation
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (38.46%) SIEM
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) Identity Management
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) Reinsurance
6 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (76.92%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
1 12 (92.31%) NAS
1 12 (92.31%) SAN
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Project Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Data Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 10 (76.92%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) High Availability
1 10 (76.92%) Load Balancing
1 10 (76.92%) Secure Coding
2 6 (46.15%) Network Optimisation
3 5 (38.46%) Identity Management
3 5 (38.46%) SIEM
3 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle