The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Gloucester region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 26 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.68% 1.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 17 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 16.22% 26.56% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 35
Average daily rate £350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Middleware
Gloucestershire

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Middleware
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp