The table below looks at the statistics for the Middleware Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware Developer
Rank 568 555 528
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Developer 13 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.024% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
48551 46784 42135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.38% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29792 27671 24104
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1968 2263
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Middleware Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 4 March 2015.

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 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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 -1 13 £425 +6.25% 7
West Midlands -4 5 £425 +6.25%
London -4 4 £403 - 4
South East -27 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
Newbury - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Telford - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Bristol - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
East of England - - - -

Middleware Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Middleware
2 25 (64.10%) Java
3 20 (51.28%) XML
4 19 (48.72%) SOA
5 18 (46.15%) Oracle
6 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (35.90%) Maven
8 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
8 12 (30.77%) Scrum
9 11 (28.21%) XSD
9 11 (28.21%) JBoss
9 11 (28.21%) Apache
9 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
9 11 (28.21%) Apache Camel
9 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
10 10 (25.64%) DevOps
10 10 (25.64%) OSGi
10 10 (25.64%) TDD
10 10 (25.64%) JSON
10 10 (25.64%) SOAP
11 9 (23.08%) RUP
11 9 (23.08%) DSDM
11 9 (23.08%) UML
11 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
11 9 (23.08%) JIRA
11 9 (23.08%) Release Management
11 9 (23.08%) Atlassian
11 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
11 9 (23.08%) ActiveMQ

Middleware Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Middleware Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.21%) JBoss
1 11 (28.21%) Apache
2 9 (23.08%) Confluence
2 9 (23.08%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle BPEL
4 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
6 2 (5.13%) IIS
7 1 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (2.56%) CMS
7 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (5.13%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Maven
2 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.08%) JIRA
4 4 (10.26%) Ant
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.56%) GitLab
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) Middleware
2 20 (51.28%) XML
3 12 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (28.21%) XSD
4 11 (28.21%) Apache Camel
5 10 (25.64%) OSGi
5 10 (25.64%) JSON
5 10 (25.64%) SOAP
6 9 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (20.51%) XSLT
8 7 (17.95%) Web Services
8 7 (17.95%) Spring
9 5 (12.82%) HTML
10 4 (10.26%) Oracle ADF
10 4 (10.26%) .NET
10 4 (10.26%) J2EE
10 4 (10.26%) JSF
10 4 (10.26%) WebCenter
11 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
11 3 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) UNIX
3 4 (10.26%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) SOA
2 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) Scrum
4 10 (25.64%) DevOps
4 10 (25.64%) TDD
5 9 (23.08%) RUP
5 9 (23.08%) DSDM
5 9 (23.08%) UML
5 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 9 (23.08%) Release Management
5 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
5 9 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (17.95%) BPEL
7 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Change Control
9 2 (5.13%) EAI
9 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.56%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) C#
4 3 (7.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (7.69%) XPath
4 3 (7.69%) XQuery
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Adobe
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