The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 24 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing Middleware 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.33 £32.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+7.27% +7.56%
Middleware
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 59 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 31.51% 24.18% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 25
Median daily rate £350 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £366 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 3
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.79%
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 Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) PVCS
2 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (33.33%) Unicenter
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (33.33%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) PVCS
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) boto
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) RAML
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) API Design
1 1 (33.33%) API Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Salt
1 1 (33.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle