The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 22 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.21% 1.53% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 5.71% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £414 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £33.63 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+48.69% -25.27%
Middleware
Hampshire

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 Portsmouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 19.12% 26.72% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 29
Median daily rate £373 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £370 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 £40.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.04% +35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Veritas
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
4 4 (57.14%) AIX
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (42.86%) Intel
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Unix
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) DB2
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
7 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Clustering

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) AIX Architect
2 2 (28.57%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Test Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Veritas
4 3 (42.86%) Intel
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft