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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware Administrator
Rank 570 573 515
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -58
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Administrator 6 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.006% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.006% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 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
48562 47237 41574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.41% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29824 27903 23737
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1861 2009 2246
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 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 4 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 2 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
England -25 6 £350 -
South East - 2 £350 -
Maidenhead - - - -
Berkshire - - - -

Middleware Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 12 (100.00%) Middleware
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) JBoss
4 5 (41.67%) Apache
4 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) LDAP
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) AIX
7 2 (16.67%) IIS
7 2 (16.67%) EJB
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) Perl
7 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) MQSeries

Middleware Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) JBoss
2 5 (41.67%) Apache
2 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (16.67%) GemFire
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) EJB
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) FpML
4 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) SOA
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) Jython
2 2 (16.67%) Korn
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) BladeLogic
2 1 (8.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (8.33%) CA