The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Middleware
Rank 35 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.92% 1.68% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.85% 5.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£310 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -33.88%
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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 Bradford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 55 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 28.08% 30.73% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 28
Average daily rate £325 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £9.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+344.44% -67.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) GStreamer
3 3 (50.00%) WebKit
3 3 (50.00%) QML
3 3 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (50.00%) Streaming Video
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) Lua
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Qt
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) STB
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat

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Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Valgrind
1 2 (33.33%) Gerrit
1 2 (33.33%) Redmine
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (50.00%) Qt
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) GStreamer
1 3 (50.00%) WebKit
1 3 (50.00%) QML
1 3 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (33.33%) STB
2 2 (33.33%) DTV
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Lua
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat