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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 74 81 95
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Contract jobs citing Middleware 21 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.44% 1.79% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.25% 5.67% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 9
Median daily rate £425 £350 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £314 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £483 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £424 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%

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
494 617 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.98% 31.64% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 429 343
Median daily rate £400 £376 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.20 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -74.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -1 16 £425 +21.42% 6
Halifax - 3 £440 -
Bradford +6 2 - -
Middleware
Yorkshire

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 24 (48.00%) MuleSoft
2 23 (46.00%) Java
3 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.00%) HTML
3 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (34.00%) SOA
5 14 (28.00%) Spring
6 13 (26.00%) DevOps
7 12 (24.00%) Microservices
7 12 (24.00%) Mule ESB
7 12 (24.00%) Velocity
7 12 (24.00%) Mule
8 11 (22.00%) Release Management
8 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (22.00%) CRM
8 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
8 11 (22.00%) PaaS
8 11 (22.00%) HTML5
8 11 (22.00%) MongoDB
9 10 (20.00%) CSS3
9 10 (20.00%) Splunk
9 10 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (20.00%) New Relic
9 10 (20.00%) AppDynamics
9 10 (20.00%) Spring Boot
9 10 (20.00%) Spring Cloud
9 10 (20.00%) CSS
9 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 9 (18.00%) B2B
10 9 (18.00%) EAI

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 12 (24.00%) Mule
1 12 (24.00%) Mule ESB
2 10 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (12.00%) Confluence
4 2 (4.00%) JBoss
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) SAP CRM
2 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (8.00%) SAP CRM for Utilities
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (22.00%) PaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) Riak
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) JIRA
2 4 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (16.00%) Banking
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
1 8 (16.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) CRM Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) Functional Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) MuleSoft Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Integration Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) SAP Utilities Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Platform Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Web Architect
7 2 (4.00%) z/OS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) HTML
2 14 (28.00%) Spring
3 12 (24.00%) Velocity
4 11 (22.00%) HTML5
5 10 (20.00%) CSS
5 10 (20.00%) CSS3
5 10 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 10 (20.00%) Spring Cloud
6 8 (16.00%) .NET
6 8 (16.00%) Web Services
7 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (14.00%) EJB
7 7 (14.00%) J2EE
7 7 (14.00%) JMS
7 7 (14.00%) REST
7 7 (14.00%) SAP Fiori
7 7 (14.00%) SAPUI5
7 7 (14.00%) Servlets
7 7 (14.00%) SOAP
8 4 (8.00%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.00%) Replication
4 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.00%) iSeries
4 3 (6.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.00%) Tandem
5 1 (2.00%) DataPower
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
1 3 (6.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) SOA
3 13 (26.00%) DevOps
4 12 (24.00%) Microservices
5 11 (22.00%) CRM
5 11 (22.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (22.00%) Release Management
6 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (18.00%) B2B
7 9 (18.00%) EAI
8 8 (16.00%) ERP
9 7 (14.00%) OO
9 7 (14.00%) Open Source
9 7 (14.00%) TDD
10 6 (12.00%) API Development
10 6 (12.00%) OOD
10 6 (12.00%) SOLID
11 3 (6.00%) Analytics
11 3 (6.00%) Data Analytics
11 3 (6.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Java
2 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.00%) JCL
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) ABAP
5 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Ansible
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) MuleSoft
2 10 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 10 (20.00%) New Relic
2 10 (20.00%) Splunk
3 7 (14.00%) SAP
4 5 (10.00%) IBM
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.00%) Axway
5 3 (6.00%) IBM Sterling
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (2.00%) Kony