The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 12 28
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.92% 8.70% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 45.28% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 3
Median daily rate - £525 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.61% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -30.00%  

Middleware is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 38 53 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 17.43% 19.20% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 15
Median daily rate £500 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -58.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Middleware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Bracknell

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Power Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Power Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) BT
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Software AG
2 1 (20.00%) webMethods
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