The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 18 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 Swindon 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 46 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.68% 3.70% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 22.22% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 5
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
121 45 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 27.25% 16.67% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 30 54
Average daily rate £325 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Middleware
Wiltshire

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) WebCenter
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) JDeveloper
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JDeveloper
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebCenter
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) OCP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle