Period
to 25 November 2017

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 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
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 36 50
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14 -8
Contract jobs citing Middleware 7 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.28% 3.31% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.07% 13.57% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 1
Bracknell median daily rate £500 £525 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +27.91% +24.38%
Berkshire median daily rate £431 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -17.86% +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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 Bracknell with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 99 140 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.03% 24.39% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 69 31
Bracknell median daily rate £325 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +42.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £113 £269 £163
90th Percentile £500 £575 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 11
Bracknell median hourly rate - £12.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.69% +116.13%
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +16.36% -25.17% +93.42%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

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 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) webMethods
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (28.57%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Proactive Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) DataPower
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Solutions Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Environment Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ERP Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (28.57%) SUSE
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Proactive Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) webMethods
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Software AG