The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 55 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.53% 1.37% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 3.41% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 16
Median daily rate £675 £420 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -23.63%
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 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +15.38%

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
212 205 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.79% 40.20% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 171 127
Median daily rate £438 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Oxford +2 3 £675 +60.71%
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Line Management
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Apex Code
2 7 (70.00%) High Availability
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (70.00%) Sophos
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Salesforce Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) High Availability
2 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Line Management
2 7 (70.00%) Regression Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Apex Code
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
1 7 (70.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (70.00%) Sophos