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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - 36 49
Contract jobs citing Middleware 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 1.27% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.26% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%

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
88 76 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.17% 24.20% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 57 37
Median daily rate £325 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £9.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+310.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (25.00%) Attack Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) EAI
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (25.00%) XML

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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (25.00%) BPM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Attack Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) EAI
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) F5