The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
South West / Somerset
Rank - 38 42
Contract jobs citing Middleware 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.03% 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.97% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £424 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-22.02% +5.00%

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 101 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.57% 34.59% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 63 81
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £38.75 £36.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Middleware
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat