The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 59 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.88% 1.52% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.78% 8.33% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £395 £414
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -4.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
Middleware
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
180 60 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 31.63% 18.24% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 31 60
Average daily rate £380 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 6 May 2015. 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
Littlehampton 0 2 £400 -
Worthing -8 1 £508 -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (16.67%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PSCD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Revenue Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) AWK
1 1 (16.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP