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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 37 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.88% 1.65% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.73% 5.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £438 £356 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £42.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-22.02% -4.00%

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 139 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.16% 32.78% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 107 48
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) SQLite
1 3 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (60.00%) ZeroMQ
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) Tornado
1 3 (60.00%) Flask
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Informatics
2 2 (40.00%) Robotics
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Life Science
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux

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 3 (60.00%) Tornado
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (60.00%) Flask
1 3 (60.00%) ZeroMQ
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Life Science
1 2 (40.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 2 (40.00%) Informatics
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SAP