Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 23 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 45 71
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 -1
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.14% 2.22% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 6.93% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 33
Cambridge median daily rate £650 £550 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% +20.93%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £650 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -8.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 191 202 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 27.05% 32.01% 39.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 121 248
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £310 £281 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £496
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 11
Cambridge median hourly rate £45.00 £28.25 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.29% -35.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £16.96 £15.75 £9.25
90th Percentile £97.75 £44.88 £72.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.86%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Cambridge

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Cambridge

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft