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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 31 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.97% 2.10% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.26% 6.40% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £400 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +2.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 125 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.77% 32.81% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 75 68
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

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 22 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) webMethods
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Life Science
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) webMethods
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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