The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 31 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 6 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.10% 2.83% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 13.89% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £750 £381 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.72% -
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
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 72 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 19.58% 20.40% 24.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 41
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.99% -11.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Warwickshire region.

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leamington Spa +2 2 - -
Warwick -3 2 £500 +33.33%
Middleware
West Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
1 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (30.00%) Email Filtering
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) SAP PI
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (20.00%) Game Development
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Animation
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
1 2 (20.00%) Games
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Security Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 2 (20.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
1 2 (20.00%) SAP PI
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) WSDL
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) XSD
1 2 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Animation
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Email Filtering
1 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Game Development
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP