The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 45 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.79% 3.36% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.73% 12.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate £258 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
Middleware
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 89 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 28.80% 27.22% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 55 64
Average daily rate £410 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Middleware
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware.

1 2 (66.67%) webMethods
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) RedPrairie
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Middleware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Middleware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) RedPrairie
1 2 (66.67%) webMethods