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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 67 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 21 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.50% 0.81% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.83% 2.83% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £253 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £413
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
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
360 389 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.77% 28.60% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 210 176
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 +5 4 £500 +66.66%
Guildford 0 4 £350 -6.66%
Camberley - 1 - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 15 (36.59%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) C#
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) Scrum
4 11 (26.83%) Windows
5 10 (24.39%) Web Services
5 10 (24.39%) SAP
5 10 (24.39%) Linux
5 10 (24.39%) UNIX
5 10 (24.39%) Finance
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.95%) J2EE
6 9 (21.95%) Oracle
7 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
7 8 (19.51%) JBoss
7 8 (19.51%) Apache
7 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
7 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
8 7 (17.07%) Selenium
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
8 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
9 6 (14.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 6 (14.63%) Toad

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (19.51%) WebLogic
1 8 (19.51%) JBoss
1 8 (19.51%) Apache
1 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.32%) Orchard CMS
4 2 (4.88%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) CMS
4 2 (4.88%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.44%) Tuxedo
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LDAP
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) FTP
2 2 (4.88%) SSL
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Selenium
1 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) Toad
3 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.88%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
4 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) Introscope
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Publishing
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Administrator
2 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Web Support Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Web Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Test Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) WebLogic Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Middleware Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Middleware Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.88%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 10 (24.39%) Web Services
3 9 (21.95%) J2EE
4 6 (14.63%) HTML
4 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.63%) EJB
4 6 (14.63%) CSS
5 4 (9.76%) WCF
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.88%) CSS3
7 2 (4.88%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.88%) Apache Sling
7 2 (4.88%) Sass
7 2 (4.88%) REST
7 2 (4.88%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) JSP
7 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.44%) Animation
3 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) AIX
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Scrum
3 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Content Management
5 6 (14.63%) ITSM
6 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Automation Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) SOA
8 3 (7.32%) MVC
8 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.32%) Workflow
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL
9 2 (4.88%) Coaching
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.88%) Analytics
9 2 (4.88%) Agile Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) Java
2 13 (31.71%) C#
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Uniface
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.20%) ISEB
2 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (9.76%) VCP4
4 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.44%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.44%) nmon
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) SAP
2 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) HP
3 6 (14.63%) Remedy
4 3 (7.32%) CA
5 2 (4.88%) AppDynamics
5 2 (4.88%) Adobe
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.44%) New Relic