The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
South West / Bristol
Rank 59 70 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing Middleware 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 0.38% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.08% 1.38% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +15.38%

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
196 217 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.72% 27.57% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 174 183
Median daily rate £375 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (60.00%) WebCenter
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Content Management
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) Telerik

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Test Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (60.00%) WebCenter
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) OAuth
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
4 1 (10.00%) WebRTC
4 1 (10.00%) WebSockets
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Process Management
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) CRUD
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Telerik