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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 101 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Contract jobs citing Middleware 25 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.11% 1.32% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.60% 4.59% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 8
Average daily rate
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£310 £425 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +31.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £413 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £509 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
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
694 479 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.74% 28.77% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 309 263
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -20 20 £305 -34.75% 5
Bradford -12 5 £310 -24.84%
Halifax +7 3 £450 - 1
Huddersfield - 3 £305 -
Wakefield - 3 £305 -
Middleware
Yorkshire

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 16 (38.10%) SOA
3 11 (26.19%) Oracle
3 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (21.43%) Linux
5 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (19.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (16.67%) Project Management
7 7 (16.67%) XML
8 6 (14.29%) Web Services
8 6 (14.29%) SOAP
8 6 (14.29%) XSLT
8 6 (14.29%) Java
8 6 (14.29%) JMS
8 6 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 6 (14.29%) Open Source
8 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (14.29%) BPEL
9 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
9 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.90%) WSRP
9 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
9 5 (11.90%) REST
9 5 (11.90%) B2B
9 5 (11.90%) WSDL

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (19.05%) Oracle Service Bus
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.90%) JBoss
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) CICS
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) MPLS
2 2 (4.76%) OSPF
2 2 (4.76%) BGP
2 2 (4.76%) EIGRP
2 2 (4.76%) VRRP
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 2 (4.76%) FWSM
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.76%) HSRP
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle Database
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Toad
1 2 (4.76%) NUnit
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.76%) Valgrind
1 2 (4.76%) Gerrit
1 2 (4.76%) Redmine
1 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Architect
1 8 (19.05%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Designer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (16.67%) XML
3 6 (14.29%) SOAP
3 6 (14.29%) XSLT
3 6 (14.29%) JMS
3 6 (14.29%) Web Services
4 5 (11.90%) REST
4 5 (11.90%) WSRP
4 5 (11.90%) WSDL
4 5 (11.90%) XSD
4 5 (11.90%) HTML
5 4 (9.52%) CSS
6 3 (7.14%) .NET
6 3 (7.14%) OpenGL
6 3 (7.14%) Qt
6 3 (7.14%) HTML5
6 3 (7.14%) GStreamer
6 3 (7.14%) WebKit
6 3 (7.14%) QML
6 3 (7.14%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Streaming Video
3 2 (4.76%) STB
3 2 (4.76%) DTV
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) DataPower
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) VSAM
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 4 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (7.14%) AIX
5 3 (7.14%) zOS
6 2 (4.76%) UNIX
6 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) SOA
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) BPEL
4 6 (14.29%) Open Source
5 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
5 5 (11.90%) B2B
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.14%) TDD
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
8 2 (4.76%) CRM
8 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Java
1 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.90%) C
2 5 (11.90%) C++
3 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.14%) Embedded C++
4 3 (7.14%) Lua
4 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.38%) VB
6 1 (2.38%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) CCIE
1 2 (4.76%) CCSP
1 2 (4.76%) CCNP
1 2 (4.76%) CISSP
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) RACF
1 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.38%) Nagios
2 1 (2.38%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.38%) Cacti
2 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Opsview
2 1 (2.38%) Graphite
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (7.14%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.38%) Aruba
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