The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 69 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Middleware 21 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.58% 1.06% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 4.12% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 8
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£338 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £180 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-33.88% +20.00%
Middleware
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
405 340 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.38% 25.62% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 213 208
Average daily rate £361 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +12 6 £350 -22.22%
Guildford +1 1 £190 -63.80% 1
Redhill - - - -
Woking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 11 (31.43%) UNIX
2 11 (31.43%) SOA
3 10 (28.57%) CRM
3 10 (28.57%) SAP
3 10 (28.57%) Finance
4 9 (25.71%) Billing
5 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
6 7 (20.00%) ITIL
6 7 (20.00%) Solaris
6 7 (20.00%) .NET
7 6 (17.14%) JBoss
7 6 (17.14%) Java
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
8 5 (14.29%) Apache
8 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 5 (14.29%) LDAP
8 5 (14.29%) Linux
8 5 (14.29%) CA
8 5 (14.29%) CA SiteMinder
8 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.29%) GlassFish
8 5 (14.29%) Games
8 5 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (11.43%) SAP CRM
9 4 (11.43%) Scrum

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 5 (14.29%) Apache
2 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 5 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) NAS
3 2 (5.71%) NFC
3 2 (5.71%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) Introscope
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Billing
3 5 (14.29%) Games
4 2 (5.71%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Middleware Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Manager
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Basis Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Middleware Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) SAP Basis
2 4 (11.43%) SAP PI
2 4 (11.43%) JMS
2 4 (11.43%) MSMQ
2 4 (11.43%) SOAP
2 4 (11.43%) REST
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.57%) HTML5
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.57%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) jQuery
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.71%) LESS
4 2 (5.71%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Handset
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.71%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) UNIX
2 7 (20.00%) Solaris
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) SOA
2 10 (28.57%) CRM
3 7 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) ITSM
5 4 (11.43%) EAI
5 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) OO
5 4 (11.43%) Coaching
6 3 (8.57%) Demand Management
6 3 (8.57%) People Management
6 3 (8.57%) Game Development
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) C#
2 4 (11.43%) C++
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) C
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) COBIT
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Xen
1 2 (5.71%) KVM
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (2.86%) nmon
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) SAP
3 6 (17.14%) JBoss
4 5 (14.29%) CA
5 2 (5.71%) Perforce
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) Twitter
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) VMware