Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 99 93
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing Middleware 41 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.87% 0.71% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.81% 2.54% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 5
Bristol median daily rate £500 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £450 £318 £358
90th Percentile £550 £452 £543
South West median daily rate £475 £494 £500
% change year-on-year -3.80% -1.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £61.50 £52.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% - -
South West median hourly rate £61.50 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year +17.14% - -

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 706 551 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.12% 28.07% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 377 364
Bristol median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £273
90th Percentile £553 £513 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 2
Bristol median hourly rate £58.75 £47.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.68% +24.18% -25.37%
10th Percentile £34.00 £22.90 £33.23
90th Percentile £69.25 £56.13 £42.68
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +18.67% -11.76%

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 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Bristol

Middleware
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

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Bristol over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Middleware in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 25 (60.98%) Oracle
3 22 (53.66%) SC Cleared
4 19 (46.34%) Oracle Fusion
4 19 (46.34%) Oracle ADF
4 19 (46.34%) WebCenter
4 19 (46.34%) Oracle BPM
5 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (36.59%) Content Management
6 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
8 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (29.27%) Web Services
8 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database
9 11 (26.83%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (26.83%) Java
9 11 (26.83%) SQL
9 11 (26.83%) Process Management
10 10 (24.39%) HTML
10 10 (24.39%) jQuery
11 8 (19.51%) Scrum
11 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
11 8 (19.51%) REST
12 7 (17.07%) Docker
12 7 (17.07%) Migration
12 7 (17.07%) CSS
12 7 (17.07%) UML
12 7 (17.07%) RESTful
12 7 (17.07%) TDD

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 5 (12.20%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) Jetty
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) Ethereum
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.44%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) IaaS
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.76%) PaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) GIS
4 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.44%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (2.44%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.20%) JIRA
3 5 (12.20%) Maven
4 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.32%) Redmine
4 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) Ant
5 1 (2.44%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.44%) FishEye
5 1 (2.44%) Hudson
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (24.39%) BPM Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Software Developer
5 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
8 3 (7.32%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle ADF
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle Fusion
1 19 (46.34%) WebCenter
2 12 (29.27%) Web Services
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) jQuery
4 8 (19.51%) REST
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
5 7 (17.07%) RESTful
6 6 (14.63%) .NET
6 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
6 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
6 6 (14.63%) NHibernate
6 6 (14.63%) SOAP
7 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.76%) Apache Camel
8 4 (9.76%) JAX-RS
8 4 (9.76%) Node.js
8 4 (9.76%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (36.59%) Content Management
2 13 (31.71%) Software Engineering
3 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (26.83%) Customer Requirements
4 11 (26.83%) Process Management
5 8 (19.51%) Scrum
6 7 (17.07%) Migration
6 7 (17.07%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) UML
7 6 (14.63%) MVC
7 6 (14.63%) Use Case
8 5 (12.20%) DevOps
8 5 (12.20%) OO
8 5 (12.20%) Open Source
9 4 (9.76%) API Development
9 4 (9.76%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 4 (9.76%) Decision-Making
9 4 (9.76%) Software Delivery
9 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.83%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) Ada
4 2 (4.88%) C
4 2 (4.88%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) Java 8
5 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 22 (53.66%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) APMP
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Ansible
1 3 (7.32%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.44%) Civica
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) IBM