Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 18 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
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 27
Contract jobs citing Middleware 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast - 1.87% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.81% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Belfast median daily rate - £300 -
County Antrim median daily rate - £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim 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 Belfast with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 247 64 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 42.37% 23.97% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 32 17
Belfast median daily rate £413 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £350 £250 £303
90th Percentile £488 £453 £467
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Belfast median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 -
% change year-on-year +13.61% - -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Belfast

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Belfast