The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.60% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £405 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.90%
Middleware
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 20.54% 20.10% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 33 13
Average daily rate £450 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £394 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Middleware across the Warrington region.

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Middleware also 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 that cited Middleware.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Kerberos

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Middleware also 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 that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Server Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Support
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware