The table below looks at the statistics for the Middleware Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Consultant
Rank 598 600 565
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Consultant 30 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.017% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.018% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 12
Average daily rate £400 £475 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £378 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £413
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
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 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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 +9 29 £375 -21.05% 3
West Midlands - 19 £450 - 1
London +10 4 £375 -18.91% 1
North East - 3 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £300 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £300 -
North West -19 2 £450 -
Cheshire -3 1 - -
Knutsford -3 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £470 -
Manchester - 1 £450 -
Croydon - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 £470 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 -
Scotland - 1 £450 -
Norfolk - 1 £470 -

Middleware Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Middleware
2 33 (70.21%) Web Services
3 29 (61.70%) SOAP
4 28 (59.57%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (57.45%) IBM
6 26 (55.32%) Unix
6 26 (55.32%) REST
7 25 (53.19%) Windows
8 24 (51.06%) SQL
8 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
8 24 (51.06%) DataPower
8 24 (51.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (51.06%) RESTful
9 11 (23.40%) Java
9 11 (23.40%) Oracle
10 10 (21.28%) WebLogic
11 8 (17.02%) JBoss
11 8 (17.02%) SOA
12 7 (14.89%) WebSphere
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (14.89%) HTTP
13 6 (12.77%) XML
14 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
14 5 (10.64%) XSD
14 5 (10.64%) XSLT
15 4 (8.51%) J2EE
15 4 (8.51%) Linux
15 4 (8.51%) Apache
15 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development

Middleware Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (21.28%) WebLogic
2 8 (17.02%) JBoss
3 7 (14.89%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.51%) Apache
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.26%) LiveCycle
7 1 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.13%) IIS
7 1 (2.13%) iPlanet
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.13%) Tuxedo
7 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) SSL
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) FTP
4 1 (2.13%) SMTP
4 1 (2.13%) SNMP
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.26%) DB2
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (51.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Introscope
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) Middleware
2 33 (70.21%) Web Services
3 29 (61.70%) SOAP
4 26 (55.32%) REST
5 24 (51.06%) RESTful
6 7 (14.89%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (12.77%) XML
8 5 (10.64%) XSD
8 5 (10.64%) XSLT
9 4 (8.51%) J2EE
9 4 (8.51%) Spring
10 3 (6.38%) EJB
10 3 (6.38%) Spring MVC
10 3 (6.38%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.26%) HTML
11 2 (4.26%) HTML5
11 2 (4.26%) JMS
11 2 (4.26%) WSDL
11 2 (4.26%) WSRP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (59.57%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (51.06%) DataPower
3 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Unix
2 25 (53.19%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) AIX
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) SOA
2 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.38%) BPEL
3 3 (6.38%) Migration
3 3 (6.38%) MVC
4 2 (4.26%) B2B
4 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Case Management
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL
5 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.13%) OO
5 1 (2.13%) Records Management
5 1 (2.13%) Scrum
5 1 (2.13%) Server Building
5 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.13%) Stress Testing
5 1 (2.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.13%) Jython
4 1 (2.13%) Korn
4 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.13%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) IBM
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) CA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) Sun
5 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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