The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Middleware Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Developer
Rank 626 624 605
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Developer 22 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.062% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.065% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 7
Median daily rate £413 £385 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £326 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £500 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £385 £550
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -30.00%
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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Middleware Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Middleware Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Middleware Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Middleware Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Middleware Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Middleware Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Middleware Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Developer
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +6 22 £413 +7.14% 8
London -18 10 £413 -8.33% 2
City of London +20 4 - -
North West +14 4 £410 -18.00% 1
East Midlands - 3 - -
Lancashire +20 2 £420 -16.00%
West Yorkshire +14 2 £444 +61.36%
Leeds +7 2 £444 +61.36%
Yorkshire +7 2 £444 +61.36%
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 - -
Merseyside +6 1 - -
North East -16 1 - -
West Midlands -21 1 £375 +7.14% 1
South East - 1 £510 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £510 -
Coventry - 1 £375 -
Cheshire - 1 £400 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £510 -
Warrington - 1 £400 -
Blackpool - 1 £420 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -

Middleware Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Middleware Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 79 (100.00%) Middleware
2 41 (51.90%) Java
3 39 (49.37%) Oracle
4 35 (44.30%) WebSphere
5 28 (35.44%) Web Services
5 28 (35.44%) IBM
6 26 (32.91%) IBM Integration Bus
7 23 (29.11%) Linux
7 23 (29.11%) Unix
8 21 (26.58%) WebSphere MQ
9 19 (24.05%) Shell Script
10 18 (22.78%) XSLT
11 17 (21.52%) XML
12 16 (20.25%) J2EE
12 16 (20.25%) Finance
13 15 (18.99%) SOAP
14 14 (17.72%) SQL
14 14 (17.72%) Subversion
14 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database
15 12 (15.19%) Security Cleared
15 12 (15.19%) SOA
16 11 (13.92%) AIX
16 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (13.92%) webMethods
16 11 (13.92%) REST
16 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
17 10 (12.66%) DataPower
17 10 (12.66%) SSL
17 10 (12.66%) Retail
17 10 (12.66%) .NET

Middleware Developer 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 35 (44.30%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.86%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.59%) Tuxedo
3 6 (7.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (3.80%) JBoss
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.53%) TPMS
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.27%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 1 (1.27%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.27%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) SSL
2 7 (8.86%) DNS
3 6 (7.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.27%) FTP
4 1 (1.27%) Internet
4 1 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database
2 9 (11.39%) DB2
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.27%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Subversion
2 8 (10.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (6.33%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.06%) JUnit
5 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.53%) JIRA
6 2 (2.53%) Maven
7 1 (1.27%) Gradle
7 1 (1.27%) Grunt
7 1 (1.27%) gulp
7 1 (1.27%) Introscope
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.27%) Selenium
7 1 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Retail
3 8 (10.13%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Front Office
5 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) Middleware
2 28 (35.44%) Web Services
3 26 (32.91%) IBM Integration Bus
4 21 (26.58%) WebSphere MQ
5 18 (22.78%) XSLT
6 17 (21.52%) XML
7 16 (20.25%) J2EE
8 15 (18.99%) SOAP
9 11 (13.92%) REST
10 10 (12.66%) .NET
10 10 (12.66%) JMS
11 7 (8.86%) RESTful
12 6 (7.59%) FpML
12 6 (7.59%) Spring
13 5 (6.33%) Hibernate
13 5 (6.33%) JSON
14 4 (5.06%) EJB
15 3 (3.80%) JAXB
15 3 (3.80%) Oracle Fusion
15 3 (3.80%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) DataPower
2 8 (10.13%) Equities
2 8 (10.13%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) IVR
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.11%) Linux
1 23 (29.11%) Unix
2 11 (13.92%) AIX
3 9 (11.39%) Windows
4 8 (10.13%) Solaris
5 7 (8.86%) VME
6 6 (7.59%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (7.59%) SUSE
6 6 (7.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.19%) SOA
2 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.13%) Asset Management
3 8 (10.13%) Data Modelling
4 7 (8.86%) ITIL
5 6 (7.59%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.06%) Open Source
6 4 (5.06%) TDD
7 3 (3.80%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (3.80%) DevOps
7 3 (3.80%) ETL
7 3 (3.80%) Integration Testing
7 3 (3.80%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.53%) CRM
8 2 (2.53%) Migration
8 2 (2.53%) OO
8 2 (2.53%) OOD
8 2 (2.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) Java
2 19 (24.05%) Shell Script
3 14 (17.72%) SQL
4 9 (11.39%) Perl
5 8 (10.13%) C
5 8 (10.13%) C#
5 8 (10.13%) COBOL
6 7 (8.86%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.27%) PHP
8 1 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) Scala
8 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.27%) NDS
2 1 (1.27%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) Oracle
2 28 (35.44%) IBM
3 11 (13.92%) webMethods
4 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.13%) Serena
6 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
7 6 (7.59%) Software AG
8 5 (6.33%) ICL
9 4 (5.06%) Micro Focus
9 4 (5.06%) TIBCO
10 3 (3.80%) Intel
10 3 (3.80%) SAP
11 2 (2.53%) Apigee
11 2 (2.53%) BEA
11 2 (2.53%) Sybase
12 1 (1.27%) Axway
12 1 (1.27%) Green Hat
12 1 (1.27%) IBM Sterling
12 1 (1.27%) Talend
12 1 (1.27%) WSO2
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