Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 April 2019 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 96 86
Rank change year-on-year +21 -10 +13
Contract jobs citing Middleware 52 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.59% 0.52% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.93% 2.06% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 11
Bristol median daily rate £481 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.33% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £375
90th Percentile £550 £431 £613
South West median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £60.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £60.00 - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 656 437 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.67% 25.45% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 288 294
Bristol median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £325 £281 £288
90th Percentile £588 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £450 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 6
Bristol median hourly rate £58.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £33.95 - £29.88
90th Percentile £64.75 - £42.38
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -3.47%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Bristol

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Bristol

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Bristol over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 33 (63.46%) Security Cleared
2 30 (57.69%) Oracle
3 29 (55.77%) SC Cleared
4 27 (51.92%) WebCenter
5 25 (48.08%) Oracle BPM
5 25 (48.08%) Oracle Fusion
5 25 (48.08%) Oracle ADF
6 22 (42.31%) Web Services
7 20 (38.46%) Java
8 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
9 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (32.69%) UML
11 15 (28.85%) RESTful
11 15 (28.85%) Maven
11 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
12 14 (26.92%) Content Management
12 14 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
13 13 (25.00%) SQL
13 13 (25.00%) WebLogic
13 13 (25.00%) jQuery
13 13 (25.00%) Integration Testing
13 13 (25.00%) Java EE
13 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
13 13 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 13 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
13 13 (25.00%) Software Delivery
14 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 13 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.85%) Anypoint
3 2 (3.85%) JBoss
3 2 (3.85%) Mule
3 2 (3.85%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) npm
3 1 (1.92%) Boomi
3 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) FTP
1 3 (5.77%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (3.85%) GIS
2 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
2 15 (28.85%) Maven
3 5 (9.62%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.85%) Gerrit
5 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.85%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) Redmine
5 2 (3.85%) SonarQube
5 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 4 (7.69%) Automotive
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (63.46%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (28.85%) Java Developer
4 13 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 9 (17.31%) BPM Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Architect
8 5 (9.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Integration Architect
9 4 (7.69%) Agile Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Angular Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Java Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 3 (5.77%) C++ Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Middleware Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (51.92%) WebCenter
2 25 (48.08%) Oracle ADF
2 25 (48.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 22 (42.31%) Web Services
4 15 (28.85%) RESTful
5 13 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 13 (25.00%) Java EE
5 13 (25.00%) jQuery
5 13 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
5 13 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (21.15%) HTML
6 11 (21.15%) JAX-RS
6 11 (21.15%) JSF
7 10 (19.23%) REST
8 8 (15.38%) SOAP
9 7 (13.46%) JSON
9 7 (13.46%) XML
10 6 (11.54%) XSD
11 5 (9.62%) WSDL
12 2 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) UML
3 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
4 14 (26.92%) Content Management
4 14 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 13 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 11 (21.15%) BPMN
6 11 (21.15%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 11 (21.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (21.15%) OO
7 10 (19.23%) Process Management
8 9 (17.31%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (15.38%) SOA
10 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
10 4 (7.69%) Data Integration
10 4 (7.69%) Migration
10 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
10 4 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) Ada
4 6 (11.54%) C
4 6 (11.54%) C++
5 2 (3.85%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 33 (63.46%) Security Cleared
2 29 (55.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) MOM
2 3 (5.77%) Ansible
3 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) Civica
3 1 (1.92%) Dell
3 1 (1.92%) Google
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft