The table below looks at the statistics for the Middleware Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Analyst
Rank 612 597 572
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Analyst 14 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.029% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.031% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Average daily rate £350 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £282 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Middleware Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Middleware Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Middleware Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Middleware Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Middleware Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Middleware Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Middleware Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 11 £438 +25.00% 1
North West - 5 - -
Manchester - 5 - -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
East Midlands - 4 - -
Wales - 3 £350 -
Cardiff - 3 £350 -
South Wales - 3 £350 -
South East +16 1 £375 +7.14%
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Southampton - 1 £375 -

Middleware Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Middleware
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 14 (56.00%) Oracle
4 13 (52.00%) WebSphere
5 12 (48.00%) Unix
5 12 (48.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (40.00%) WebLogic
7 9 (36.00%) DNS
7 9 (36.00%) IBM Integration Bus
8 8 (32.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (32.00%) Windows
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
9 7 (28.00%) Subversion
10 6 (24.00%) JBoss
10 6 (24.00%) HTTP
10 6 (24.00%) IBM
11 5 (20.00%) SSL
11 5 (20.00%) SMTP
11 5 (20.00%) Finance
11 5 (20.00%) SNMP
11 5 (20.00%) AIX
11 5 (20.00%) Solaris
11 5 (20.00%) DB2
11 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (20.00%) Java
11 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
11 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Middleware Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (52.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (24.00%) JBoss
4 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (16.00%) Apache
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (36.00%) DNS
3 6 (24.00%) HTTP
4 5 (20.00%) SMTP
4 5 (20.00%) SNMP
4 5 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) DB2
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (12.00%) PowerCenter
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Subversion
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Middleware
2 9 (36.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (32.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (16.00%) J2EE
7 2 (8.00%) .NET
7 2 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (8.00%) JMS
7 2 (8.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) XSLT
8 1 (4.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Equities
2 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 12 (48.00%) Unix
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) AIX
4 5 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (12.00%) JVM Tuning
1 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (12.00%) Open Source
1 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (12.00%) SOA
1 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (8.00%) ETL
2 2 (8.00%) Fund Management
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Process Management
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
3 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.00%) Informatica
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Solace
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Serena
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Talend
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) webMethods