The median contractor rate for a Middleware Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Middleware Consultant
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 419 425
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Consultant 3 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.023% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.025% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £450 £399 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% -18.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £295 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £488 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £520 £435
% change year-on-year -19.47% +19.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19415 20367 22175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13846 14783 15457
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 225 377
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -5.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Middleware Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Middleware Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware Consultant in London

Middleware Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware Consultant in London

Middleware Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London - 1 £395 -
Middleware Consultant
England

Middleware Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Middleware Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Middleware Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Workday
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) yum
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) EAI
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) IBM

Middleware Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) JNDI
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) EAI
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Workday