The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware Consultant
Rank 569 560 576
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Consultant 24 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.017% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Average daily rate
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£525 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £544 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 25 July 2014.

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 14 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 25 July 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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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 -18 18 £531 +1.19% 1
London +8 10 £475 -13.63%
City of London +21 6 £475 -13.63%
South East -6 3 £538 +7.50%
East of England - 2 £575 - 1
Farnborough - - - -
North West - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Watford - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -

Middleware Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) Middleware
2 23 (57.50%) Oracle
3 19 (47.50%) WebLogic
4 18 (45.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 17 (42.50%) SOA
6 16 (40.00%) WebCenter
7 14 (35.00%) Finance
8 13 (32.50%) WebLogic Portal
9 12 (30.00%) Billing
9 12 (30.00%) Revenue Management
10 10 (25.00%) Java
11 9 (22.50%) IBM
11 9 (22.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (22.50%) Oracle BPM
11 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
12 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (20.00%) Puppet
12 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
12 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (17.50%) Linux
13 7 (17.50%) JIRA
13 7 (17.50%) Jython
13 7 (17.50%) Banking
13 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
13 7 (17.50%) Oracle Identity Management
13 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (17.50%) Release Management
13 7 (17.50%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (17.50%) Build Automation

Middleware Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 19 (47.50%) WebLogic
2 13 (32.50%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (12.50%) Apache
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (2.50%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle FAH
3 4 (10.00%) Documaker
4 3 (7.50%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) HTTP
2 4 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (7.50%) SSL
3 3 (7.50%) LDAP
4 1 (2.50%) FTP
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (7.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Introscope
3 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.50%) LoadUI
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Billing
3 7 (17.50%) Banking
4 4 (10.00%) German Language
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) Middleware
2 18 (45.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (40.00%) WebCenter
4 4 (10.00%) JDBC
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
4 4 (10.00%) JMS
4 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (7.50%) XML
5 3 (7.50%) SOAP
5 3 (7.50%) Java EE
6 2 (5.00%) Worklight
6 2 (5.00%) .NET
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (5.00%) JRockit
7 1 (2.50%) Rendezvous
7 1 (2.50%) XML Messaging
7 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (7.50%) Open Source
2 3 (7.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.50%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.50%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) AIX
4 2 (5.00%) SUSE
5 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) SOA
2 12 (30.00%) Revenue Management
3 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (17.50%) Build Automation
4 7 (17.50%) Release Management
5 6 (15.00%) Content Management
6 3 (7.50%) BPEL
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Test Management
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) High Availability
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.00%) UML
7 2 (5.00%) Logistics
7 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.50%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) Jython
2 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 5 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) PL/1
4 3 (7.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Puppet
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (7.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) IBM
3 6 (15.00%) JBoss
4 4 (10.00%) Siebel
4 4 (10.00%) TIBCO
5 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) CA
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.50%) Pegasus
7 1 (2.50%) Sybase
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) webMethods
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy
7 1 (2.50%) 29West
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer People
Rate: Good dependant on skills
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago