The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 29 March 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
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 39
Contract jobs citing Middleware 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford - 3.40% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 16.13% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £42.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -52.97% +9.80%  

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 Bradford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 20 31 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 18.69% 21.09% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 13
Median daily rate £538 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +34.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford 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 Bradford

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) iPaaS
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) iPaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft