The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 29 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.27% 1.19% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.23% 5.63% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £600 £410 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% +31.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.13 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -25.47%
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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
71 71 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.08% 21.19% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 59 65
Median daily rate £330 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.89% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (55.56%) Siebel
3 5 (55.56%) EAI
3 5 (55.56%) Publishing
3 5 (55.56%) Siebel EIM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) ATM
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Security
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Stewardship
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Siebel EIM
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (55.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) EAI
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Data Security
2 2 (22.22%) Data Stewardship
2 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
2 2 (22.22%) Data Validation
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Information Management
2 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Siebel
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat