Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Middleware
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +17
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.78% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Bedford median daily rate £350 - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £519 £563
% change year-on-year -13.25% -7.78% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Middleware is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 19 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 26.39% 28.87% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 16
Bedford median daily rate £388 £440 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.93% +30.37% +12.50%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £270
90th Percentile £438 £450 £431
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £389
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.32% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - -8.86% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Bedford

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Middleware in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Bedford

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

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL