The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 25 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.34% - 10.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £319 - £103
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £33.63 £33.70
% change year-on-year
+48.69% -0.22%
Middleware
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 16 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 24.16% 24.62% 57.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 45
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £324 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast 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 Belfast

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Middleware
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Project
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Project
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) AIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree