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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 102 86 89
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing Middleware 17 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.86% 0.93% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.19% 2.99% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 2
Average daily rate
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£406 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £52.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-25.47% +34.61%
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
533 535 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.81% 30.96% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 366 208
Average daily rate £335 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -60.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 2 June 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 2 June 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -13 12 £406 -16.66% 5
Halifax -3 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £565 -
Middleware
Yorkshire

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 14 (38.89%) Oracle
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) UNIX
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (22.22%) SOA
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.22%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) Perforce
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) Web Services
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL
5 7 (19.44%) Release Management
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Hudson
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (16.67%) Transition Management
6 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (16.67%) ETL
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Service Management
7 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
7 5 (13.89%) TOGAF

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) ATM
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) WLAN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.78%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Hudson
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.56%) Toad
2 2 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) JMeter
3 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Configuration Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Release Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) WebCenter
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (5.56%) RESTful
4 2 (5.56%) XSLT
4 2 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) JDBC
5 1 (2.78%) LAMP
5 1 (2.78%) Ajax
5 1 (2.78%) Spring
5 1 (2.78%) WinForms
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) XHTML
5 1 (2.78%) J2SE
5 1 (2.78%) JMS
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) DataPower
1 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) UNIX
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.33%) HPUX
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows
6 1 (2.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) SOA
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Release Management
3 6 (16.67%) Transition Management
3 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.67%) ETL
3 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.89%) Service Management
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
4 5 (13.89%) Software Deployment
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.11%) C
2 4 (11.11%) C++
2 4 (11.11%) Python
2 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) AWK
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) Korn
5 1 (2.78%) XPath
5 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.78%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Perforce
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com