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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
South East / Hampshire
Rank 76 86 90
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 39 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.09% 1.79% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.88% 8.74% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 23
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £334 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -45.23% +9.80%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 439 446 512
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 23.58% 20.47% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 313 256
Median daily rate £400 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £42.50 £40.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Hampshire

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant - 9 £468 -
Basingstoke +12 7 £314 -13.37%
Winchester +11 6 £438 -
Southampton +4 3 £525 -12.50% 1
Farnborough 0 3 £425 +21.42%
Hook +3 2 - -
Portsmouth -12 1 - -
Middleware
South East

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 37 (50.68%) Oracle
2 36 (49.32%) Linux
3 24 (32.88%) SC Cleared
3 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
4 22 (30.14%) Oracle Fusion
5 21 (28.77%) Windows
6 20 (27.40%) VMware
7 17 (23.29%) Red Hat
8 16 (21.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (20.55%) AIX
9 15 (20.55%) Java
10 14 (19.18%) SOA
11 13 (17.81%) Tomcat
11 13 (17.81%) Oracle Database
12 12 (16.44%) JBoss
13 11 (15.07%) Unix
13 11 (15.07%) SQL
13 11 (15.07%) IBM
13 11 (15.07%) Finance
13 11 (15.07%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (13.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (13.70%) Spring
15 9 (12.33%) Shell Script
15 9 (12.33%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (12.33%) CRM
15 9 (12.33%) DB2
15 9 (12.33%) JUnit
15 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (12.33%) Subversion

Middleware
Top Related 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 13 (17.81%) Tomcat
2 12 (16.44%) JBoss
3 9 (12.33%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.59%) Apache
4 7 (9.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (9.59%) WebLogic
5 6 (8.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.74%) GemFire
7 2 (2.74%) GeoServer
7 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Boomi
1 3 (4.11%) GitHub
1 3 (4.11%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) PaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) HTTP
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 4 (5.48%) Firewall
4 3 (4.11%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.74%) ATM
5 2 (2.74%) Broadband
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (2.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (2.74%) Frame Relay
5 2 (2.74%) SMTP
6 1 (1.37%) AMQP
6 1 (1.37%) CTI
6 1 (1.37%) IPsec
6 1 (1.37%) LAN
6 1 (1.37%) Network Security
6 1 (1.37%) SAN
6 1 (1.37%) SSL
6 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) Oracle Database
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (12.33%) DB2
3 9 (12.33%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
5 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (6.85%) Hadoop
6 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.11%) HBase
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.74%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (2.74%) IBM BigInsights
9 2 (2.74%) Neo4j
9 2 (2.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (12.33%) JUnit
2 9 (12.33%) Subversion
3 7 (9.59%) Artifactory
3 7 (9.59%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (6.85%) Checkstyle
5 5 (6.85%) FindBugs
5 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.85%) Gradle
6 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.11%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.11%) HP UFT
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (4.11%) Selenium
7 3 (4.11%) SilkTest
7 3 (4.11%) Toad
8 2 (2.74%) JIRA
8 2 (2.74%) JMeter
8 2 (2.74%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.11%) Electronics
3 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
5 1 (1.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Developer
2 13 (17.81%) Architect
3 10 (13.70%) DBA
4 8 (10.96%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (8.22%) Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Middleware Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Security Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) Middleware Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Java Middleware Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Middleware Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) SIEM Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (13.70%) Spring
3 8 (10.96%) Apache Camel
3 8 (10.96%) REST
4 7 (9.59%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (9.59%) Web Services
5 4 (5.48%) RESTful
5 4 (5.48%) Spring Boot
6 3 (4.11%) Ajax
6 3 (4.11%) CSS
6 3 (4.11%) HTML
6 3 (4.11%) jQuery
6 3 (4.11%) JSON
6 3 (4.11%) Kafka
6 3 (4.11%) OAuth2
7 2 (2.74%) HornetQ
7 2 (2.74%) J2EE
7 2 (2.74%) jBPM
7 2 (2.74%) SOAP
7 2 (2.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Smart Meter
2 3 (4.11%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.11%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.74%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Linux
2 21 (28.77%) Windows
3 16 (21.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (20.55%) AIX
5 11 (15.07%) Unix
6 6 (8.22%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.37%) CentOS
9 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.18%) SOA
2 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.33%) CRM
4 8 (10.96%) Unit Testing
5 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.22%) DevOps
6 6 (8.22%) E-business
6 6 (8.22%) SIEM
6 6 (8.22%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.85%) Network Design
7 5 (6.85%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.85%) System Testing
7 5 (6.85%) Test Strategy
7 5 (6.85%) Validation
8 4 (5.48%) ITIL
8 4 (5.48%) Migration
8 4 (5.48%) Scrum
8 4 (5.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) Java
2 11 (15.07%) SQL
3 9 (12.33%) Shell Script
4 6 (8.22%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.48%) Perl
6 2 (2.74%) C
6 2 (2.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) SC Cleared
1 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) ISEB
3 3 (4.11%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.11%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (2.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.74%) Docker
4 2 (2.74%) HDFS
5 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) GFS2
5 1 (1.37%) OCFS2
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) QRadar
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.48%) SELinux
3 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (4.11%) Puppet
3 3 (4.11%) vRealize
4 2 (2.74%) Nagios
4 2 (2.74%) Opsview
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (2.74%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.37%) Ansible
5 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (50.68%) Oracle
2 20 (27.40%) VMware
3 17 (23.29%) Red Hat
4 11 (15.07%) IBM
5 7 (9.59%) Siebel
6 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.11%) Cisco
7 3 (4.11%) Citrix
7 3 (4.11%) Dell
7 3 (4.11%) SAP
7 3 (4.11%) Veritas
8 2 (2.74%) ArcSight
8 2 (2.74%) Brocade
8 2 (2.74%) F5
8 2 (2.74%) Juniper
8 2 (2.74%) Splunk
9 1 (1.37%) CA
9 1 (1.37%) HP
9 1 (1.37%) Intel
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