The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 50 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Middleware 7 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.31% 1.71% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 6.55% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Average daily rate £420 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.90%
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
206 168 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.43% 26.09% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 116 69
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £220 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -45.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 4 £420 -23.63% 3
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 7 (77.78%) Adobe
3 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 7 (77.78%) Intranet
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) SEO
3 7 (77.78%) Subversion
3 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 7 (77.78%) Google
3 7 (77.78%) Google Analytics
3 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) RESTful
3 7 (77.78%) Apache Solr
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 7 (77.78%) Adobe Analytics
3 7 (77.78%) Analytics
3 7 (77.78%) Tag Management
3 7 (77.78%) Google Tag Manager
4 6 (66.67%) Relational Database

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) Apache Solr
4 5 (55.56%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (77.78%) Google Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (55.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 6 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Angular Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) HTML5
1 7 (77.78%) RESTful
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) SEO
1 7 (77.78%) Tag Management
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 5 (55.56%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Adobe
1 7 (77.78%) Google
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £449 - £501 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: £420 - £460 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jenrick IT
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £460 per day 10 weeks contract
Posted: 5 days ago