The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Middleware Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Consultant
Rank 601 622 641
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Consultant 23 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.043% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.046% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 4
Median daily rate £400 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
46813 52482 53624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30599 33429 33859
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2038 2200
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Middleware Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Middleware Consultant in the job title.

Middleware Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Middleware Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Middleware Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Middleware Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Middleware Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Middleware Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Consultant
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 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
England +12 23 £400 - 3
North East - 7 £350 -
London 0 6 £450 +20.00% 2
South East +23 4 - -
Durham - 3 £425 -
Berkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £350 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £350 -
North West 0 2 £375 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Manchester +1 1 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £385 -

Middleware Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Middleware Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Middleware Consultant in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Middleware
2 18 (51.43%) Oracle
3 12 (34.29%) WebSphere
4 9 (25.71%) WebLogic
4 9 (25.71%) SOA
5 8 (22.86%) Windows
5 8 (22.86%) Linux
5 8 (22.86%) JBoss
5 8 (22.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (22.86%) Java
5 8 (22.86%) IBM
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (20.00%) Banking
6 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (20.00%) Unix
6 7 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (17.14%) ITIL
7 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.29%) XML
8 5 (14.29%) Clustering
8 5 (14.29%) High Availability
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus

Middleware Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (34.29%) WebSphere
2 9 (25.71%) WebLogic
3 8 (22.86%) JBoss
3 8 (22.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (8.57%) MQSeries
6 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
7 2 (5.71%) Apache
7 2 (5.71%) Confluence
7 2 (5.71%) IIS
8 1 (2.86%) AquaLogic
8 1 (2.86%) JCAPS
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (2.86%) Tuxedo
8 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (5.71%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (2.86%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SSL
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) DDNS
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) FTP
3 2 (5.71%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.57%) Hudson
4 2 (5.71%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) VisualVM
5 1 (2.86%) Ant
5 1 (2.86%) JConsole
5 1 (2.86%) Maven
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 7 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Billing
3 3 (8.57%) Publishing
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) Middleware
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (14.29%) XML
4 3 (8.57%) J2EE
4 3 (8.57%) XSD
5 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (5.71%) Java EE
5 2 (5.71%) JMS
5 2 (5.71%) Spring
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) DOM
6 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.86%) JDBC
6 1 (2.86%) JMX
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (2.86%) SAX
6 1 (2.86%) Struts
6 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.86%) DataPower
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Unix
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) AIX
3 3 (8.57%) OS/390
3 3 (8.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) SOA
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (14.29%) High Availability
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Functional Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
5 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 2 (5.71%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) C
3 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) Jython
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) IBM
3 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) MuleSoft
5 2 (5.71%) SAP
5 2 (5.71%) Splunk
6 1 (2.86%) Apigee
6 1 (2.86%) Axway
6 1 (2.86%) F5
6 1 (2.86%) Informatica
6 1 (2.86%) Sun
6 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.86%) VMware
6 1 (2.86%) webMethods