The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 14 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 11 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.39% 1.66% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.21% 11.43% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £314 £375 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% -29.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £514
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £395 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-22.02% +5.00%

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 Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 35 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.12% 14.52% 34.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 41
Median daily rate £350 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Middleware across the Basingstoke region.

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Basingstoke region.

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 4 (36.36%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (27.27%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Boomi
4 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (27.27%) SilkTest
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
4 3 (27.27%) ISEB
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Frame Relay

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (18.18%) Apache Solr
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Boomi
1 3 (27.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) ATM
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (18.18%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
1 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
1 3 (27.27%) SilkTest
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Juniper Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Smoke Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Opsview
1 2 (18.18%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Splunk
4 1 (9.09%) CA