The table below looks at the statistics for the Middleware Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware Administrator
Rank 597 602 532
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -70
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Administrator 5 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.004% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.004% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
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£350 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51719 51910 44155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.37% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31426 31539 25286
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2027 2080 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

Middleware Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Middleware Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Middleware Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Middleware Administrator within the UK.

Middleware Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware Administrator within the UK.

Middleware Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Administrator
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 21 April 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
England +5 3 £350 - 1
London +4 2 - - 1
South East - 1 £350 -
Home Counties - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Middleware Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Administrator in their job title 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 with Middleware Administrator in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (60.00%) JBoss
4 5 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (40.00%) Apache
5 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (20.00%) Line Management
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Korn
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (20.00%) ITSM
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Jython
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) BladeLogic
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Perl
7 2 (20.00%) J2EE

Middleware Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Administrator in their job title 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 with Middleware Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (20.00%) WildFly
5 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) EJB
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) SOA
1 2 (20.00%) ITSM
1 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) Revenue Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) Jython
3 2 (20.00%) Korn
3 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) OCP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) IBM