The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
London / Docklands, London
Rank 15 11 20
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 3.45% 5.36% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 15.79% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £598 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.80% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -45.23% +9.80%  

Middleware is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 18 19 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 31.03% 33.93% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 14
Median daily rate £591 £421 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.35% +4.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £395 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £690 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing Middleware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Docklands, London

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Middleware in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Docklands, London

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) FCoE
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (20.00%) HBase
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (20.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Akka
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) spray
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (20.00%) BPEL
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
3 1 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) SRDF
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Axway
3 1 (20.00%) BEA
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO