The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 44 31 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Contract jobs citing Middleware 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.67% 2.18% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 6.67% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £525 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -23.80%
Middleware
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
125 90 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.81% 32.73% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 67 95
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Apache
3 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) Concordion
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) ANSI SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
7 3 (25.00%) REST
7 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (25.00%) PHP

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 7 (58.33%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) FTP
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Concordion
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Perl Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) Kafka
3 1 (8.33%) Mojolicious
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) EAI
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) ANSI SQL
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Go
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
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