The table below looks at the statistics for Middleware skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Middleware
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.43% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 £28.63
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.79%
Middleware
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 60 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 25.11% 39.74% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 27
Median daily rate £313 £365 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Middleware
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Middleware Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Middleware
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Middleware Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - - 2
Middleware
West Midlands

Middleware
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (66.67%) WebCenter
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Architect
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) C# Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Software Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (66.67%) WebCenter
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle