The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 56 54 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing Middleware 51 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.05% 2.26% 3.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.41% 8.74% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 10
Median daily rate £273 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.20% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £435 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +60.00%
Middleware
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
277 183 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.98% 25.85% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 110 61
Median daily rate £375 £395 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +31.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Middleware
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

Middleware Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 50 £273 -27.20% 3
Sunderland - 1 - -
Middleware
North East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 63 (75.90%) ITIL
2 55 (66.27%) Windows
3 54 (65.06%) Oracle
4 53 (63.86%) Unix
5 47 (56.63%) Microsoft
6 42 (50.60%) Solaris
7 38 (45.78%) AIX
8 37 (44.58%) HP
8 37 (44.58%) Security Cleared
9 33 (39.76%) Configuration Management
10 32 (38.55%) Firewall
10 32 (38.55%) High Availability
11 31 (37.35%) Service Delivery
12 30 (36.14%) Change Management
12 30 (36.14%) Problem Management
12 30 (36.14%) Windows Server
13 29 (34.94%) SC Cleared
13 29 (34.94%) OpenView
13 29 (34.94%) Microsoft Certification
14 27 (32.53%) Root Cause Analysis
15 26 (31.33%) ITIL V3
15 26 (31.33%) IBM
16 22 (26.51%) VMware
16 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
16 22 (26.51%) SQL
16 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
17 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
17 21 (25.30%) Citrix
17 21 (25.30%) DHCP

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 20 (24.10%) Apache
1 20 (24.10%) IBM Notes
1 20 (24.10%) IIS
2 17 (20.48%) WebLogic
3 16 (19.28%) Tuxedo
4 13 (15.66%) MQSeries
4 13 (15.66%) Oracle Application Server
4 13 (15.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 13 (15.66%) WebSphere
4 13 (15.66%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (12.05%) AquaLogic
6 2 (2.41%) CMS
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.20%) FileNet
7 1 (1.20%) JBoss
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (12.05%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.20%) SDL Web 8
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.55%) Firewall
2 21 (25.30%) DHCP
2 21 (25.30%) DNS
3 16 (19.28%) LAN
3 16 (19.28%) VPN
3 16 (19.28%) WAN
4 11 (13.25%) SSL
5 4 (4.82%) Kerberos
5 4 (4.82%) LDAP
6 2 (2.41%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.20%) 3G
7 1 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.20%) Internet
7 1 (1.20%) SAN
7 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) MSI
2 1 (1.20%) JMeter
2 1 (1.20%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Support Engineer
2 18 (21.69%) Unix Engineer
3 13 (15.66%) Middleware Engineer
4 12 (14.46%) Wintel Support
5 7 (8.43%) AIX Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Server Support
6 6 (7.23%) Unix Support
6 6 (7.23%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Unix Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) AIX Support
8 4 (4.82%) Middleware Specialist
8 4 (4.82%) Solaris Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Support Specialist
8 4 (4.82%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Solaris Support Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) IBM Integration Bus
2 12 (14.46%) J2EE
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.20%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Clustering
2 18 (21.69%) Management Information System
3 16 (19.28%) Computer Science
4 12 (14.46%) HACMP
5 9 (10.84%) AS400
5 9 (10.84%) CMDB
5 9 (10.84%) Mainframe
5 9 (10.84%) Tandem
5 9 (10.84%) User Experience
6 4 (4.82%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (66.27%) Windows
2 53 (63.86%) Unix
3 42 (50.60%) Solaris
4 38 (45.78%) AIX
5 30 (36.14%) Windows Server
6 13 (15.66%) Linux
6 13 (15.66%) OS/390
7 3 (3.61%) HPUX
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.20%) VME
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (75.90%) ITIL
2 33 (39.76%) Configuration Management
3 32 (38.55%) High Availability
4 31 (37.35%) Service Delivery
5 30 (36.14%) Change Management
5 30 (36.14%) Problem Management
6 27 (32.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 26 (31.33%) ITIL V3
8 20 (24.10%) Application Packaging
9 19 (22.89%) Release Management
10 17 (20.48%) Incident Management
10 17 (20.48%) QMS
11 16 (19.28%) Service Management
12 13 (15.66%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (14.46%) Open Source
13 12 (14.46%) Security Management
14 11 (13.25%) Workflow
15 9 (10.84%) CRM
15 9 (10.84%) ITSM
15 9 (10.84%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.51%) SQL
2 15 (18.07%) C++
2 15 (18.07%) Java
3 13 (15.66%) C
3 13 (15.66%) Perl
4 1 (1.20%) COBOL
4 1 (1.20%) Groovy
4 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.20%) PHP
4 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (44.58%) Security Cleared
2 29 (34.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (34.94%) SC Cleared
3 17 (20.48%) BPSS Clearance
3 17 (20.48%) Degree
4 12 (14.46%) IBM AIX Certification
5 9 (10.84%) CCNA
5 9 (10.84%) CCNP
5 9 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (10.84%) MCDBA
5 9 (10.84%) MCP
5 9 (10.84%) MCSE
6 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.20%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.10%) SLA
2 14 (16.87%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (8.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
2 21 (25.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 20 (24.10%) Terminal Services
4 12 (14.46%) GPFS
5 1 (1.20%) KVM
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.20%) RHEV
5 1 (1.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (34.94%) OpenView
2 20 (24.10%) Microsoft Clustering
2 20 (24.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 20 (24.10%) Perfmon
3 14 (16.87%) HP SIM
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.20%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.20%) OVSD
5 1 (1.20%) SCCM
5 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.20%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 54 (65.06%) Oracle
2 47 (56.63%) Microsoft
3 37 (44.58%) HP
4 26 (31.33%) IBM
5 22 (26.51%) VMware
6 21 (25.30%) Citrix
7 20 (24.10%) Lotus
8 17 (20.48%) Red Hat
9 15 (18.07%) Sun
10 11 (13.25%) SAP
11 10 (12.05%) Axway
11 10 (12.05%) Fujitsu
12 7 (8.43%) ServiceNow
13 4 (4.82%) CA
13 4 (4.82%) EMC
14 2 (2.41%) F5
14 2 (2.41%) Micro Focus
14 2 (2.41%) TIBCO
15 1 (1.20%) ThinPrint
15 1 (1.20%) webMethods
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