Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 January 2018 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 65 59
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 +16
Contract jobs citing Middleware 5 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.79% 1.44% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.13% 5.58% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 13
Gloucestershire median daily rate £538 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.72% +1.25% +69.31%
10th Percentile £519 £351 £355
90th Percentile £556 £485 £498
South West median daily rate £494 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.95% +5.56% +10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £42.50
South West median hourly rate £52.50 - £42.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 121 215 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.09% 25.87% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 161 178
Gloucestershire median daily rate £445 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £270 £310 £247
90th Percentile £563 £575 £530
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 17
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £42.50 £46.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.61% +3.37% +36.92%
10th Percentile £41.25 £46.00 £39.75
90th Percentile £43.75 £46.00 £56.53
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +5.59%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Gloucestershire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Gloucestershire

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Gloucestershire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Gloucester -2 5 £538 - 1
Middleware
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Mule
1 5 (100.00%) SAP PI
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) Mule ESB

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Mule
1 5 (100.00%) Mule ESB
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) SAP