The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 25 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Contract jobs citing Middleware 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.03% 2.07% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.00% 5.59% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Median daily rate £550 £650 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +15.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +17.64%
Middleware
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 179 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.85% 36.98% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 113 111
Median daily rate £375 £365 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -23.91%
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 Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
1 11 (78.57%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 6 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) SOA
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) webMethods
3 6 (42.86%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 5 (35.71%) Order to Cash
4 5 (35.71%) BigMachines
4 5 (35.71%) Billing
4 5 (35.71%) SAP HANA
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 4 (28.57%) SaaS
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (35.71%) BigMachines
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SAP HANA
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Billing
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) CRM Architect
3 2 (14.29%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) CRM
3 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (42.86%) SOA
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (35.71%) Order to Cash
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Management
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Service Design
5 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Jython
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) webMethods
3 5 (35.71%) SAP