The first table below looks at the demand for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Middleware
Rank 58 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.10% 0.49% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£293 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £407 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.48% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
168 50 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.46% 12.29% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 38 61
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £30.25 £55.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Middleware
Wales

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Middleware across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Middleware Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Middleware across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Middleware Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Cardiff - 7 £293 - 4
Torfaen - - - -
Middleware
Wales

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) JBoss
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
1 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
1 5 (55.56%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (55.56%) Pentaho
1 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
1 5 (55.56%) Talend
1 5 (55.56%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (55.56%) Apache Camel
2 4 (44.44%) Cyber Security
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) GIS
3 3 (33.33%) ESRI
3 3 (33.33%) ArcGIS
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (55.56%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Pentaho
1 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) GIS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Apache Camel
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
2 3 (33.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Cyber Security
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Process
4 1 (11.11%) BPEL
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) RAD
4 1 (11.11%) RUP
4 1 (11.11%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) MUMPS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HL7
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) JBoss
1 5 (55.56%) Talend
2 3 (33.33%) ESRI
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Rate: £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer People
Rate: Good dependant on skills
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday