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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware Administrator
Rank 601 577 558
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Administrator 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.002% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.002% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £425 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 - -
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
51736 48200 47778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.67% 92.73% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32633 29179 26851
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2090 2095 2514
Average hourly rate £16.08 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 6 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 November 2014. 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 -17 6 £450 +5.88%
London +4 5 £438 +2.94%
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Bradford - - - -

Middleware Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Middleware
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (25.00%) GemFire
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ

Middleware Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (25.00%) GemFire
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) FpML
3 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) CA