The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Middleware Specialist 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 Specialist
Rank 630 638 602
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Specialist 13 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.005% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.006% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 12
Median daily rate £513 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £425 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -
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
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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Middleware Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

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

Middleware Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Middleware Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Middleware Specialist
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Specialist 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 +19 12 £513 +20.58% 2
North West - 6 £550 -
Manchester - 4 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £475 -
North East - 3 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £550 -
Warrington - 2 £550 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Erskine - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £475 -
Northampton - 1 £475 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -

Middleware Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Middleware Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Middleware
2 16 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 16 (42.11%) webMethods
2 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (39.47%) Intel
3 15 (39.47%) DataPower
4 13 (34.21%) IBM Integration Bus
5 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (26.32%) Unix
5 10 (26.32%) Apigee
6 8 (21.05%) Linux
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle
8 6 (15.79%) HTTP
8 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 6 (15.79%) Open Source
9 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
9 5 (13.16%) Puppet
9 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
9 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
9 5 (13.16%) IBM
9 5 (13.16%) WebLogic
10 4 (10.53%) XML
10 4 (10.53%) ITIL
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.89%) Finance
11 3 (7.89%) SOA
11 3 (7.89%) AIX
11 3 (7.89%) JUnit
11 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (7.89%) Java

Middleware Specialist 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 16 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.16%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.26%) JCAPS
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.63%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) JBoss
5 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
1 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) DataStage
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) JUnit
1 3 (7.89%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) Flyway
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Gradle
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) Middleware
2 13 (34.21%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (10.53%) XML
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (5.26%) EJB
5 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE
5 2 (5.26%) JAXB
5 2 (5.26%) VXML
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (5.26%) XSLT
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Camel
6 1 (2.63%) Apache CXF
6 1 (2.63%) JSON
6 1 (2.63%) Regular Expression
6 1 (2.63%) RESTful
6 1 (2.63%) Swagger
6 1 (2.63%) WireMock
6 1 (2.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) DataPower
2 2 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Unix
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) OS/390
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.79%) Open Source
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) SOA
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Data Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) ETL
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.63%) Analytics
8 1 (2.63%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.63%) DevOps
8 1 (2.63%) High Availability
8 1 (2.63%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
1 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) webMethods
2 15 (39.47%) Intel
3 10 (26.32%) Apigee
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle
5 5 (13.16%) IBM
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.89%) Talend
8 2 (5.26%) IBM Sterling
8 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.63%) WSO2
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280.00 - £296 per day
Posted: 4 days ago