The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Sussex region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 48 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% 0.50% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 2.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£570 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £407 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 73 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.07% 18.39% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 70
Average daily rate £313 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £319 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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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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
Crawley - 1 £570 -
Worthing - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) EDI
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
3 1 (16.67%) Introscope
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) Python

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
1 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
1 1 (16.67%) Introscope
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) EDI
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) RUP
1 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
1 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss