The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 25 June 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 1.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £385 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.61% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -30.00%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 25 63 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 19.23% 24.90% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 50 16
Median daily rate £338 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £430 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £43.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.11% -1.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing Middleware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Dorset

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Dorset

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Dorset