Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 July 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 Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 65 48
Rank change year-on-year +12 -17 +17
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.31% 0.82% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 2.52% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 7
Coventry median daily rate - £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.27% +17.33%
West Midlands median daily rate £535 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +18.89% -14.29% +12.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Coventry median hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.43% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -31.43% +11.32% -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 152 278 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 23.86% 32.74% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 183 110
Coventry median daily rate £419 £400 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% +19.85% +2.69%
10th Percentile £294 £300 £225
90th Percentile £538 £494 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £354
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.86% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +1.05% -34.75%
10th Percentile £21.00 £13.60 £16.15
90th Percentile £30.00 £35.20 £35.26
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year +12.24% -14.60% +12.51%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Coventry

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Coventry

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Coventry

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

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET