The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 39 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Middleware 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.35% 0.48% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.17% 2.50% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
Middleware
East 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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 80 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.89% 19.32% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 43 56
Median daily rate £430 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +1 2 - -
Middleware
East Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) Sun
3 4 (30.77%) EMC
3 4 (30.77%) Intel
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) Foglight
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Clustering
3 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (30.77%) nmon
3 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) EAI
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) XSD
4 3 (23.08%) SAP

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
1 2 (15.38%) Flyway
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Gradle
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Unix Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Unix Technical Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) XSD
2 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Camel
2 2 (15.38%) Apache CXF
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) Regular Expression
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) Swagger
2 2 (15.38%) WireMock
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) WSDL
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (30.77%) AIX
2 4 (30.77%) Solaris
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
1 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) EAI
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (30.77%) Foglight
1 4 (30.77%) nmon
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) EMC
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Intel
2 4 (30.77%) Sun
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) Talend
4 2 (15.38%) WSO2