Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 25 September 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 74 123
Rank change year-on-year -1 +49 -34
Contract jobs citing Middleware 107 92 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.91% 2.60% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.96% 11.36% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 35
Hampshire median daily rate £506 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% +5.56% -8.16%
10th Percentile £400 £370 £320
90th Percentile £599 £574 £565
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Hampshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,194 810 999
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.44% 22.88% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 466 640
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £281
90th Percentile £563 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 53
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +23.29%
10th Percentile £21.90 £40.00 £18.22
90th Percentile £55.93 £48.68 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +11.89%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Hampshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Hampshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Hampshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Hampshire

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Hampshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
Havant 0 16 £450 -7.22%
Fleet -10 8 £400 -11.11% 2
Portsmouth -26 8 £450 +14.29% 2
Hook +11 4 £395 -21.00% 1
Winchester -4 4 £494 +3.95% 1
Fareham - 4 £550 -
Basingstoke +3 3 £443 +14.41% 2
Farnborough -16 3 £475 - 2
Aldershot -3 1 £425 -5.56%
Southampton -31 1 £475 -15.56% 1
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 69 (64.49%) Oracle
2 52 (48.60%) Linux
3 46 (42.99%) VMware
4 42 (39.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (37.38%) Windows
6 38 (35.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (34.58%) Network Design
8 36 (33.64%) Hyper-V
8 36 (33.64%) SQL
9 35 (32.71%) Unix
10 34 (31.78%) Microsoft App-V
10 34 (31.78%) Windows Server
11 33 (30.84%) Citrix
11 33 (30.84%) SOA
12 32 (29.91%) AIX
12 32 (29.91%) Oracle Fusion
12 32 (29.91%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (28.97%) XenApp
13 31 (28.97%) Migration
14 30 (28.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 26 (24.30%) Oracle Service Bus
16 25 (23.36%) Oracle Database 11g
16 25 (23.36%) Red Hat
16 25 (23.36%) Oracle Database
17 24 (22.43%) Oracle ODI
17 24 (22.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 23 (21.50%) Root Cause Analysis
19 22 (20.56%) Oracle Reports
20 20 (18.69%) Oracle Forms
20 20 (18.69%) Microsoft

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 30 (28.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 26 (24.30%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (14.02%) Apache
4 11 (10.28%) JBoss
5 9 (8.41%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.80%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.80%) GemFire
8 2 (1.87%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.93%) CMS
9 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.93%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.93%) Liferay
9 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 18 (16.82%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (14.95%) Siebel CRM
3 14 (13.08%) Oracle Utilities
4 3 (2.80%) SAP ERP
4 3 (2.80%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.93%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 38 (35.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (17.76%) SaaS
3 17 (15.89%) PaaS
4 14 (13.08%) IaaS
5 6 (5.61%) GitHub
6 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (2.80%) Boomi
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.02%) SAN
2 14 (13.08%) Firewall
3 12 (11.21%) NetScaler
4 9 (8.41%) DNS
4 9 (8.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.74%) Network Security
6 3 (2.80%) ATM
7 1 (0.93%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.36%) Oracle Database
1 25 (23.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 24 (22.43%) Oracle ODI
3 22 (20.56%) Oracle Reports
4 20 (18.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 20 (18.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (5.61%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.61%) HBase
6 5 (4.67%) MySQL
6 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.80%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.80%) Big Data
8 3 (2.80%) Parquet
9 2 (1.87%) OLTP
9 2 (1.87%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.93%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (18.69%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (17.76%) Git (software)
3 15 (14.02%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.48%) Eclipse
4 8 (7.48%) IntelliJ
4 8 (7.48%) JUnit
5 6 (5.61%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.67%) Gradle
6 5 (4.67%) Maven
6 5 (4.67%) SoapUI
6 5 (4.67%) Subversion
6 5 (4.67%) XMLSpy
7 3 (2.80%) LSMW
General
1 13 (12.15%) Finance
2 1 (0.93%) Banking
2 1 (0.93%) Billing
2 1 (0.93%) Retail
2 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (38.32%) Architect
2 32 (29.91%) Infrastructure Architect
3 20 (18.69%) DBA
3 20 (18.69%) Oracle DBA
4 15 (14.02%) Developer
5 14 (13.08%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 10 (9.35%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Middleware Engineer
7 4 (3.74%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Integration Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Java Middleware Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Middleware Developer
7 4 (3.74%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (3.74%) WebLogic Developer
8 3 (2.80%) Azure Architect
8 3 (2.80%) Data Architect
8 3 (2.80%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (29.91%) Oracle Fusion
2 13 (12.15%) XML
3 12 (11.21%) JSON
3 12 (11.21%) Spring
4 9 (8.41%) REST
4 9 (8.41%) RESTful
5 8 (7.48%) J2EE
6 7 (6.54%) Kafka
6 7 (6.54%) Web Services
7 6 (5.61%) EJB
7 6 (5.61%) IDoc
7 6 (5.61%) JMS
7 6 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (5.61%) SOAP
8 5 (4.67%) Java EE 5
8 5 (4.67%) JAXB
8 5 (4.67%) JDBC
8 5 (4.67%) WSDL
8 5 (4.67%) XSD
8 5 (4.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.91%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.95%) Clustering
3 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
4 7 (6.54%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.54%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (5.61%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.67%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.80%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.87%) Fintech
8 2 (1.87%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 52 (48.60%) Linux
2 40 (37.38%) Windows
3 35 (32.71%) Unix
4 34 (31.78%) Windows Server
5 32 (29.91%) AIX
6 24 (22.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (15.89%) Windows 10
8 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (13.08%) Windows XP
10 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.58%) Network Design
2 33 (30.84%) SOA
3 31 (28.97%) Migration
4 23 (21.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 17 (15.89%) CRM
6 16 (14.95%) Storage Virtualisation
7 14 (13.08%) Master Data Management
7 14 (13.08%) WFM
8 13 (12.15%) Project Management
9 12 (11.21%) Application Packaging
10 11 (10.28%) TDD
11 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (9.35%) OO
12 9 (8.41%) DevOps
13 8 (7.48%) BDD
14 7 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (6.54%) Problem Management
14 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (6.54%) Stress Testing
15 6 (5.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.64%) SQL
2 20 (18.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 15 (14.02%) Java
4 9 (8.41%) Perl
5 7 (6.54%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.80%) ABAP
7 2 (1.87%) Java 8
7 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) Korn
8 1 (0.93%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared
1 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.74%) Degree
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.93%) OCA
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PMP
4 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.67%) QA
3 4 (3.74%) PMO
4 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.80%) SLA
5 2 (1.87%) ISO 22301
5 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 42 (39.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (33.64%) Hyper-V
3 34 (31.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 31 (28.97%) XenApp
5 17 (15.89%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (11.21%) XenDesktop
7 7 (6.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 6 (5.61%) HDFS
9 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
10 3 (2.80%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.93%) Docker
11 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) Data Guard
2 9 (8.41%) Red Hat Satellite
3 8 (7.48%) Puppet
3 8 (7.48%) SELinux
4 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (2.80%) AirWatch
5 3 (2.80%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (2.80%) MOM
5 3 (2.80%) SCCM
5 3 (2.80%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.93%) Ansible
6 1 (0.93%) collectd
6 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 69 (64.49%) Oracle
2 46 (42.99%) VMware
3 33 (30.84%) Citrix
4 25 (23.36%) Red Hat
5 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
6 16 (14.95%) Siebel
7 14 (13.08%) 3PAR
7 14 (13.08%) HP
7 14 (13.08%) IBM
8 8 (7.48%) SAP
9 3 (2.80%) Dell
9 3 (2.80%) Google
9 3 (2.80%) Intel
9 3 (2.80%) Remedy
10 2 (1.87%) Automation Anywhere
10 2 (1.87%) Cisco
10 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.93%) Adobe
11 1 (0.93%) EMC
11 1 (0.93%) Progress