Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 13 July 2020 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 72 76
Rank change year-on-year +31 +4 +5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 7 11 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.57% 0.96% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.34% 3.91% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £625 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +31.58% +35.71%
10th Percentile £363 £489 £433
90th Percentile £563 £638 £498
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £66.00 - £17.50

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 131 281 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.44% 24.58% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 182 143
Median daily rate £475 £440 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +6.02% +18.57%
10th Percentile £314 £319 £281
90th Percentile £600 £637 £525
East of England median daily rate £473 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 5
Median hourly rate £60.00 £47.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +79.25% -33.75%
10th Percentile £48.00 £41.25 £14.40
90th Percentile £72.00 £56.50 £49.50
Median hourly rate £57.00 £43.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year +31.79% +31.06% -12.00%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Middleware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Cambridgeshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Middleware in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Middleware in Cambridgeshire

Middleware
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Middleware in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Middleware in Cambridgeshire

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Middleware in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Middleware in Cambridgeshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 13 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +27 4 £475 -24.00%
Peterborough +7 3 £375 -
Middleware
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) HTTP
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (42.86%) Azure
2 3 (42.86%) GitHub
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
3 2 (28.57%) Swagger
3 2 (28.57%) SnapLogic
3 2 (28.57%) PMO
3 2 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (28.57%) Swagger
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) API Design
3 1 (14.29%) Business Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) SnapLogic
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft