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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware Developer
Rank 588 611 604
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Developer 55 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.054% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.057% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 9
Median daily rate £420 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £348 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £369 £463
% change year-on-year
+11.18% -20.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £48.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £48.25 -

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
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 28 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 26 June 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 +31 51 £415 +18.57% 6
London +32 20 £500 +42.85% 2
South East +9 11 £400 -18.78% 2
North West - 11 £415 - 1
Milton Keynes - 9 £378 -
Buckinghamshire - 9 £378 -
Lancashire - 6 £415 -
Scotland -7 4 £496 +28.00%
Edinburgh - 4 £496 -
Manchester - 4 £318 -
Blackpool - 4 £415 -
East of England +6 3 £350 -
East Midlands +5 3 £355 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £350 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Leicestershire +5 1 £355 -
Leicester 0 1 £355 -
Yorkshire -3 1 £465 +6.28%
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Chester - 1 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £450 -
City of London - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £465 -
Norfolk - 1 £250 -

Middleware Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Middleware
2 48 (44.04%) Java
3 46 (42.20%) WebSphere
4 38 (34.86%) Oracle
5 37 (33.94%) IBM
6 34 (31.19%) Linux
7 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (26.61%) Unix
9 28 (25.69%) IBM Integration Bus
10 24 (22.02%) webMethods
10 24 (22.02%) Web Services
10 24 (22.02%) XML
11 23 (21.10%) DataPower
12 18 (16.51%) SQL
13 17 (15.60%) J2EE
13 17 (15.60%) SOA
13 17 (15.60%) Shell Script
13 17 (15.60%) RESTful
13 17 (15.60%) Subversion
14 16 (14.68%) WebSphere MQ
14 16 (14.68%) SOAP
15 15 (13.76%) Finance
16 14 (12.84%) Intel
16 14 (12.84%) WebLogic
16 14 (12.84%) JMS
16 14 (12.84%) AIX
17 13 (11.93%) Windows
17 13 (11.93%) XSLT
17 13 (11.93%) Red Hat
17 13 (11.93%) SSL

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 46 (42.20%) WebSphere
2 14 (12.84%) WebLogic
3 9 (8.26%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (8.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (6.42%) Tuxedo
5 6 (5.50%) JBoss
6 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.67%) Apache
8 3 (2.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.75%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.75%) IIS
8 3 (2.75%) TPMS
9 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.83%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.92%) JCAPS
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.83%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.92%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) SSL
2 9 (8.26%) DNS
3 7 (6.42%) Firewall
4 3 (2.75%) FTP
4 3 (2.75%) HTTP
5 1 (0.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database
1 12 (11.01%) Relational Database
2 11 (10.09%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.17%) DB2
4 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.42%) Couchbase
5 7 (6.42%) CouchDB
5 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.75%) MySQL
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.92%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 17 (15.60%) Subversion
2 7 (6.42%) JDeveloper
3 6 (5.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.50%) JUnit
3 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.67%) JIRA
5 3 (2.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.83%) Introscope
6 2 (1.83%) jMock
6 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.92%) Grunt
7 1 (0.92%) gulp
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.92%) Selenium
7 1 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (13.76%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.75%) Front Office
5 2 (1.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (100.00%) Middleware
2 28 (25.69%) IBM Integration Bus
3 24 (22.02%) Web Services
3 24 (22.02%) XML
4 17 (15.60%) J2EE
4 17 (15.60%) RESTful
5 16 (14.68%) SOAP
5 16 (14.68%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (12.84%) JMS
7 13 (11.93%) XSLT
8 12 (11.01%) REST
8 12 (11.01%) Spring
9 9 (8.26%) Apache Camel
9 9 (8.26%) Oracle Fusion
10 8 (7.34%) .NET
10 8 (7.34%) Hibernate
10 8 (7.34%) Java EE
10 8 (7.34%) JAX-WS
11 7 (6.42%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (6.42%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.10%) DataPower
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.42%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.42%) Virtual Team
4 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.59%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.75%) Equities
7 2 (1.83%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.83%) DTV
7 2 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.83%) IVR
7 2 (1.83%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.83%) STB
8 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.92%) Clustering
8 1 (0.92%) FMCG
8 1 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (31.19%) Linux
2 29 (26.61%) Unix
3 14 (12.84%) AIX
4 13 (11.93%) Windows
5 11 (10.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (8.26%) Solaris
6 9 (8.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 8 (7.34%) VME
8 7 (6.42%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (6.42%) SUSE
9 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.60%) SOA
3 9 (8.26%) ERP
3 9 (8.26%) ITIL
3 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (8.26%) TDD
4 7 (6.42%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (6.42%) Load Balancing
5 6 (5.50%) OO
6 5 (4.59%) EAI
6 5 (4.59%) ETL
7 4 (3.67%) BDD
7 4 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.67%) Integration Testing
7 4 (3.67%) Migration
7 4 (3.67%) Open Source
7 4 (3.67%) Web Development
8 3 (2.75%) DevOps
8 3 (2.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.04%) Java
2 18 (16.51%) SQL
3 17 (15.60%) Shell Script
4 12 (11.01%) C#
5 11 (10.09%) C
6 10 (9.17%) Bash Shell
7 9 (8.26%) COBOL
7 9 (8.26%) PL/SQL
8 8 (7.34%) Scala
9 5 (4.59%) Perl
10 4 (3.67%) Python
11 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.75%) PHP
12 2 (1.83%) C++
12 2 (1.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (0.92%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (34.86%) Oracle
2 37 (33.94%) IBM
3 24 (22.02%) webMethods
4 14 (12.84%) Intel
5 13 (11.93%) Red Hat
6 8 (7.34%) Apigee
7 7 (6.42%) Software AG
8 6 (5.50%) CA
8 6 (5.50%) ICL
9 5 (4.59%) Micro Focus
9 5 (4.59%) Microsoft
10 4 (3.67%) Sybase
11 3 (2.75%) Adobe
11 3 (2.75%) ATG
11 3 (2.75%) Serena
11 3 (2.75%) TIBCO
12 2 (1.83%) BEA
12 2 (1.83%) Murex
12 2 (1.83%) SAP
13 1 (0.92%) Sun
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