Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Epsom 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 24 February 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
Surrey > Epsom
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 15 20
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 23.08% 1.45% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 75.00% 10.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Epsom median daily rate £400 £458 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.57% - -
Surrey median daily rate £379 £517 £500
% change year-on-year -26.74% +3.40% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Epsom median hourly rate - - -
Surrey 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 Epsom with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Epsom
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 30.77% 14.49% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 9
Epsom median daily rate £400 £458 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.57% +52.50% -
10th Percentile £325 £398 £285
90th Percentile £456 £551 £360
Surrey median daily rate £450 £480 £475
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.05% +18.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Epsom median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +11.11% +9.76%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Epsom

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Epsom

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Epsom

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Epsom region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) AWS
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) Serverless
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) Azure
5 5 (55.56%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 5 (55.56%) Heroku
5 5 (55.56%) Python
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) ETL
5 5 (55.56%) DevOps
5 5 (55.56%) Microservices
6 4 (44.44%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (44.44%) Amazon Athena
6 4 (44.44%) Kong
6 4 (44.44%) JUnit
6 4 (44.44%) Selenium
6 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
6 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
6 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
6 4 (44.44%) Amazon S3
6 4 (44.44%) AMQP

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Serverless
3 6 (66.67%) Azure
4 5 (55.56%) Heroku
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon S3
5 4 (44.44%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (44.44%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon Athena
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
3 4 (44.44%) Kafka
4 2 (22.22%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) React
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 5 (55.56%) ETL
4 5 (55.56%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) Microservices
5 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
6 2 (22.22%) API Design
6 2 (22.22%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
7 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Python