The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Surrey region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 82 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Middleware 12 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.80% 1.01% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.87% 3.94% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 16
Average daily rate £330 £363 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% +7.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £345 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £381 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
418 330 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.76% 25.68% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 166 252
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 16
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £32.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £48.18 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines -4 2 £315 -
Guildford -6 1 - -
Egham - - - -
Woking - - - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 5 (22.73%) CRM
3 5 (22.73%) SAP
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) ABAP
4 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) UNIX
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) SAP CRM
5 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Flash
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) FTP
5 3 (13.64%) STB
5 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
5 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) NFC

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Lync
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP CRM
2 2 (9.09%) RMDS
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) FTP
2 2 (9.09%) NFC
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) SAP CRM Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) CRM Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Software Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) Flash
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (9.09%) WCF
3 2 (9.09%) WPF
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Java EE
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) STB
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Handset
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
3 3 (13.64%) UML
3 3 (13.64%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) SOA
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) ABAP
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) C
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Xen
1 2 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Perforce
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) RightFax
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec