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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 98 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing Middleware 22 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 0.66% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.10% 2.60% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 7
Median daily rate £483 £334 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.56% -25.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £484 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -13.51%
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
710 539 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.13% 25.48% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 381 344
Median daily rate £400 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.85 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.37% +207.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £35.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.77 £45.00 £22.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 20 £500 +42.85% 4
Middleware
Yorkshire

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 32 (55.17%) Oracle
2 26 (44.83%) Linux
3 21 (36.21%) Java
4 19 (32.76%) SOA
4 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (32.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 18 (31.03%) ERP
6 17 (29.31%) IBM
7 16 (27.59%) SQL
8 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (24.14%) PRINCE2
10 13 (22.41%) ITIL
10 13 (22.41%) Open Source
10 13 (22.41%) Oracle Service Bus
11 12 (20.69%) Finance
11 12 (20.69%) Unix
12 11 (18.97%) Windows
12 11 (18.97%) XML
12 11 (18.97%) WebSphere
12 11 (18.97%) Virtual Team
13 10 (17.24%) WebLogic
13 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
13 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
13 10 (17.24%) JDeveloper
14 9 (15.52%) VMware
14 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (15.52%) Subversion
14 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (13.79%) SaaS

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (18.97%) WebSphere
3 10 (17.24%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.90%) CloudStack
4 4 (6.90%) JBoss
4 4 (6.90%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.17%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) CICS
6 1 (1.72%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
1 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (10.34%) MS Project
1 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (5.17%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (3.45%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) IaaS
1 8 (13.79%) PaaS
1 8 (13.79%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Firewall
1 7 (12.07%) Network Security
2 6 (10.34%) LAN
2 6 (10.34%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) BGP
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.72%) FWSM
4 1 (1.72%) HSRP
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) MPLS
4 1 (1.72%) OSPF
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (10.34%) MySQL
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.17%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) Informix
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) Redis
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) JDeveloper
2 9 (15.52%) Subversion
3 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (3.45%) Selenium
4 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.72%) Hudson
5 1 (1.72%) JMeter
5 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.72%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Retail
3 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) Middleware Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Administrator
4 7 (12.07%) Architect
5 6 (10.34%) Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.17%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Linux Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (18.97%) XML
3 7 (12.07%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (12.07%) JAX-RPC
3 7 (12.07%) JAX-WS
3 7 (12.07%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (10.34%) Servlets
5 4 (6.90%) Spring
6 3 (5.17%) SOAP
6 3 (5.17%) XSD
6 3 (5.17%) XSLT
7 2 (3.45%) .NET
7 2 (3.45%) Apache Camel
7 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.45%) JSP
8 1 (1.72%) HTML
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.97%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Linux
2 12 (20.69%) Unix
3 11 (18.97%) Windows
4 8 (13.79%) AIX
5 7 (12.07%) HPUX
5 7 (12.07%) SUSE
6 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.45%) Solaris
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (32.76%) SOA
2 18 (31.03%) ERP
3 14 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 13 (22.41%) ITIL
4 13 (22.41%) Open Source
5 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.79%) Data Management
6 8 (13.79%) Project Management
7 7 (12.07%) DevOps
7 7 (12.07%) Integration Testing
7 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
7 7 (12.07%) Service Management
7 7 (12.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.34%) Information Architecture
8 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 6 (10.34%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) Java
2 16 (27.59%) SQL
3 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.24%) PL/SQL
4 8 (13.79%) C++
4 8 (13.79%) Python
5 3 (5.17%) XPath
6 2 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.72%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) CCIE
2 1 (1.72%) CCNP
2 1 (1.72%) CCSP
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.72%) CISSP
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.72%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.34%) KVM
2 6 (10.34%) Xen
3 4 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) vCloud
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Cacti
2 1 (1.72%) Graphite
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
2 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.72%) Opsview
2 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Oracle
2 17 (29.31%) IBM
3 9 (15.52%) VMware
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.62%) Retalix
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.17%) HP
6 3 (5.17%) SAP
7 2 (3.45%) Intel
7 2 (3.45%) Veritas
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco
8 1 (1.72%) Citrix
8 1 (1.72%) F5
8 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.72%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.72%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
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