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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware Consultant
UK
Rank 586 591 605
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Consultant 8 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.073% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.077% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 6
Median daily rate £450 £438 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £305 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £535
% change year-on-year
- -15.88%
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
42966 49399 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28025 31812 30247
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 1656 1895
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
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 9 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +17 8 £450 +5.88% 1
South East +26 3 £450 -
Hampshire +13 3 £450 -
Yorkshire - 3 £425 -
Havant - 3 £450 -
London +21 1 £500 +53.84% 1
West Midlands -18 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

Middleware Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Middleware
2 19 (59.38%) Oracle
3 12 (37.50%) SOA
4 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
4 10 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
5 9 (28.13%) Windows
5 9 (28.13%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (21.88%) Unix
7 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) AIX
8 6 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (18.75%) IBM
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
9 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (15.63%) IBM Integration Bus
9 5 (15.63%) Banking
9 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
9 5 (15.63%) Java
10 4 (12.50%) SQL
10 4 (12.50%) XML
10 4 (12.50%) JBoss
10 4 (12.50%) Billing
10 4 (12.50%) Jenkins

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 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
3 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (12.50%) JBoss
5 3 (9.38%) MQSeries
6 2 (6.25%) Confluence
6 2 (6.25%) Tuxedo
7 1 (3.13%) AquaLogic
7 1 (3.13%) IIS
7 1 (3.13%) JCAPS
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.13%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) SSL
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) Hudson
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Ant
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Billing
3 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Publishing
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) Middleware
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (15.63%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (9.38%) XSD
7 1 (3.13%) DOM
7 1 (3.13%) J2EE
7 1 (3.13%) Java EE
7 1 (3.13%) JDBC
7 1 (3.13%) JMS
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (3.13%) SAX
7 1 (3.13%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) DataPower
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
3 6 (18.75%) AIX
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.38%) OS/390
4 3 (9.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) SOA
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) E-business
4 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
4 3 (9.38%) High Availability
4 3 (9.38%) Identity Management
4 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Modelling
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) Siebel
5 2 (6.25%) MuleSoft
5 2 (6.25%) Splunk
6 1 (3.13%) Apigee
6 1 (3.13%) Axway
6 1 (3.13%) Sun
6 1 (3.13%) TIBCO