The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 57 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.55% 2.02% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.14% 5.19% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.56%
Middleware
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
140 270 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.59% 38.96% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 212 128
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.51%
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 South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +11 3 £425 - 2
Middleware
Wales

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) Microservices
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) FTP
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Subversion
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Robotics
5 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (20.00%) Billing
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (10.00%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) GIS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (10.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SOA Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) Microservices
2 4 (40.00%) Re-Platforming
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) EAI
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (10.00%) ESRI
4 1 (10.00%) Genesys
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle