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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 40 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.53% 0.25% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.25% 1.32% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£491 - £295
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-33.88% +20.00%
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
89 76 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.80% 19.34% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 76
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 £250 £298 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 3
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 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
Worthing - 1 £413 -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) EDI
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (16.67%) Introscope
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) SAP

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) FTP
1 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Introscope
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware Specialist
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss