The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 119 85 98
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +13
Contract jobs citing Middleware 22 45 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 1.68% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.18% 6.60% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 9
Median daily rate £450 £563 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £425 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
- +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.44 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
Middleware
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
692 682 578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.15% 25.47% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 451 324
Median daily rate £388 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.20 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% +5.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £45.60 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Warwickshire +3 8 £432 -1.25%
Coventry -11 3 £258 -47.17% 1
Birmingham -20 3 £575 +9.52% 2
Shropshire -35 2 £600 +7.86%
Staffordshire +16 1 £575 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £650 - 1
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 34 (45.33%) Web Services
2 33 (44.00%) Oracle
3 29 (38.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 28 (37.33%) Unix
4 28 (37.33%) IBM
5 27 (36.00%) SQL
6 24 (32.00%) SOAP
6 24 (32.00%) Oracle BPM
7 23 (30.67%) WebCenter
7 23 (30.67%) DataPower
7 23 (30.67%) Windows
8 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
8 22 (29.33%) REST
8 22 (29.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (29.33%) RESTful
8 22 (29.33%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database
10 18 (24.00%) WebLogic
11 16 (21.33%) Java
11 16 (21.33%) SOA
12 14 (18.67%) ETL
13 13 (17.33%) Case Management
14 11 (14.67%) Oracle Database 12c
14 11 (14.67%) Data Quality
14 11 (14.67%) BPMN
14 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (14.67%) Data Management
14 11 (14.67%) BPEL
14 11 (14.67%) Informatica
15 10 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.33%) Captiva
4 1 (1.33%) Documentum
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.33%) JCAPS
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 24 (32.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (2.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (1.33%) Infor LN
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) HTTP
1 2 (2.67%) LDAP
1 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.33%) FTP
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) SAN
2 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) Oracle Database
2 11 (14.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (10.67%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.33%) QlikView
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.67%) JDeveloper
3 7 (9.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (9.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
3 4 (5.33%) Publishing
4 2 (2.67%) Automotive
4 2 (2.67%) Electronics
4 2 (2.67%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) Consultant
2 23 (30.67%) Middleware Consultant
3 17 (22.67%) Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (14.67%) Architect
6 9 (12.00%) SOA Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) SAP Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Business Process Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Process Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Middleware Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Oracle Middleware Architect
10 2 (2.67%) Security Project Manager
10 2 (2.67%) WebLogic Consultant
10 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.33%) Web Services
2 29 (38.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 24 (32.00%) SOAP
4 23 (30.67%) WebCenter
5 22 (29.33%) REST
5 22 (29.33%) RESTful
6 9 (12.00%) WSDL
6 9 (12.00%) XSD
7 8 (10.67%) JMX
7 8 (10.67%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (5.33%) SAP Basis
8 4 (5.33%) SAP PI
9 3 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (2.67%) JMS
10 2 (2.67%) XML
11 1 (1.33%) CSS
11 1 (1.33%) EDI
11 1 (1.33%) HTML
11 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (1.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) DataPower
2 22 (29.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.67%) Animation
3 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.33%) FMCG
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.33%) Unix
2 23 (30.67%) Windows
3 4 (5.33%) Linux
4 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Android
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Solaris
5 1 (1.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) SOA
2 14 (18.67%) ETL
3 13 (17.33%) Case Management
4 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.67%) BPEL
4 11 (14.67%) BPMN
4 11 (14.67%) Data Management
5 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.33%) Process Management
7 6 (8.00%) Content Management
7 6 (8.00%) ETL Development
8 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.33%) Migration
9 4 (5.33%) SDLC
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (4.00%) Business Process Mapping
10 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) SQL
2 16 (21.33%) Java
3 8 (10.67%) XPath
3 8 (10.67%) XQuery
4 5 (6.67%) C++
5 4 (5.33%) C
6 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.33%) C#
7 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) Oracle
2 28 (37.33%) IBM
3 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (14.67%) Informatica
5 6 (8.00%) SAP
6 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco
6 2 (2.67%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.67%) RedPrairie
6 2 (2.67%) webMethods
7 1 (1.33%) EMC
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Infor
7 1 (1.33%) Pega
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.33%) VMware
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