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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 75 71 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.28% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.77% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £453 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £38.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +27.73%
Middleware
South East

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
275 260 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.28% 36.72% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 206 87
Median daily rate £443 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) GWT
3 1 (33.33%) Jetty
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Shibboleth
3 1 (33.33%) Smart GWT
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) SAML
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) GWT
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) PhoneGap
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) SAML
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) Smart GWT
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat