Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 42 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +39
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.01% 0.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Dorset median daily rate £613 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.09% - -
South West median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +0.05% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £52.50 - £39.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 75 128 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 25.25% 29.09% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 94 38
Dorset median daily rate £418 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £332 £238 £213
90th Percentile £483 £446 £479
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 17
Dorset median hourly rate £44.50 - £37.50
10th Percentile £42.25 - £26.25
90th Percentile £46.75 - £44.25
South West median hourly rate £46.50 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +28.28% -14.71% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Bournemouth +11 1 £475 +28.38%
Weymouth - 1 £750 -
Middleware
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Lawson
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Infor
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Case Management
1 2 (66.67%) Workday
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Banking

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Lawson
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ERP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Case Management
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Infor
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Workday