The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 78 76 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -23
Contract jobs citing Middleware 26 25 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.54% 1.61% 2.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.47% 5.52% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 14
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£413 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -37.93%
Middleware
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
475 453 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.14% 29.26% 25.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 258 214
Average daily rate £343 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.73% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £175.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% +713.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £175.00 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Leeds +4 18 £413 +16.36% 1
Bradford -7 9 £450 +4.34% 1
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Middleware
Yorkshire

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 35 (83.33%) Oracle
2 23 (54.76%) UNIX
3 20 (47.62%) Oracle Fusion
4 17 (40.48%) Oracle BPM
4 17 (40.48%) Oracle ODI
4 17 (40.48%) Web Services
4 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
5 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
5 16 (38.10%) Finance
5 16 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (38.10%) Perforce
6 15 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (35.71%) Hudson
7 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (33.33%) ITIL
7 14 (33.33%) ETL
8 13 (30.95%) MS Office
9 11 (26.19%) PRINCE2
9 11 (26.19%) SOA
9 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (26.19%) Transition Management
10 10 (23.81%) Release Management
11 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (21.43%) Software Deployment
11 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
12 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
12 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (16.67%) Data Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.38%) Lync
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (30.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (4.76%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
2 3 (7.14%) LDAP
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) ATM
3 2 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) WLAN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle ODI
2 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
1 15 (35.71%) Hudson
2 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
2 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.38%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.38%) JMeter
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
2 11 (26.19%) Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Release Manager
3 10 (23.81%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 7 (16.67%) Architect
5 6 (14.29%) Software Configuration Manager
5 6 (14.29%) Software Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Contracts Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Software Release Manager
9 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Business Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Administrator
10 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Oracle Fusion
2 17 (40.48%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (7.14%) SOAP
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (7.14%) WebCenter
4 2 (4.76%) JDBC
5 1 (2.38%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) XSLT
5 1 (2.38%) WinForms
5 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.38%) WCF
5 1 (2.38%) WPF
5 1 (2.38%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) DataPower
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) CMDB
3 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) UNIX
2 7 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) HPUX
5 2 (4.76%) Windows
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
1 16 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (33.33%) ETL
2 14 (33.33%) ITIL
3 11 (26.19%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (26.19%) SOA
3 11 (26.19%) Transition Management
4 10 (23.81%) Release Management
5 9 (21.43%) Software Deployment
5 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
6 7 (16.67%) Data Management
7 6 (14.29%) Data Mapping
8 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (11.90%) CRM
9 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.52%) Change Management
9 4 (9.52%) BPEL
9 4 (9.52%) Automation Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) Oracle
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (38.10%) Perforce
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) VMware