The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 20 7 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.89% 13.40% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 44.83% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Median daily rate £525 £400 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +113.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £33.63 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+48.69% -25.27%
Middleware
Gloucestershire

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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.19% 29.90% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 22
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
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 Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) UDDI
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) Mule
1 1 (50.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) UDDI
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Content Enrichment
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) SAP