Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 85 114
Rank change year-on-year +24 +29 -4
Contract jobs citing Middleware 131 81 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.45% 2.20% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.88% 9.64% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 43
Hampshire median daily rate £486 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.06% +4.65% -4.44%
10th Percentile £408 £347 £325
90th Percentile £584 £525 £535
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £464
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.02% +3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 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 1,103 840 993
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 29.05% 22.80% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 478 677
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £306 £267 £281
90th Percentile £569 £538 £486
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 42
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +30.77%
10th Percentile £21.83 £40.08 £16.45
90th Percentile £54.63 £70.82 £59.18
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -2 14 £485 -
Hook +15 11 £405 -19.00%
Basingstoke -2 10 £225 -31.40% 2
Winchester -1 9 £519 +18.57%
Portsmouth -10 7 £468 +23.03% 1
Farnborough -16 6 £513 -
Southampton -8 3 £475 -13.64% 1
Aldershot - 1 £425 -
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 72 (54.96%) Oracle
2 69 (52.67%) Linux
3 48 (36.64%) SOA
4 45 (34.35%) Unix
5 44 (33.59%) Oracle Fusion
6 41 (31.30%) Java
7 39 (29.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 37 (28.24%) JSON
9 36 (27.48%) Spring
10 34 (25.95%) Oracle Database
11 33 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
11 33 (25.19%) AIX
11 33 (25.19%) TDD
11 33 (25.19%) Oracle Service Bus
11 33 (25.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 30 (22.90%) Git (software)
12 30 (22.90%) REST
13 28 (21.37%) SQL
14 27 (20.61%) Citrix
14 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (19.85%) Windows
16 25 (19.08%) VMware
17 24 (18.32%) Oracle Forms
17 24 (18.32%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (18.32%) Network Design
17 24 (18.32%) Hyper-V
17 24 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
18 23 (17.56%) CRM
18 23 (17.56%) XML

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 39 (29.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 33 (25.19%) Oracle Service Bus
3 22 (16.79%) Apache
4 16 (12.21%) Apache Spark
4 16 (12.21%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (9.16%) JBoss
5 12 (9.16%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.05%) GemFire
6 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.53%) CMS
8 2 (1.53%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.76%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.76%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.76%) Liferay
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (16.79%) Siebel CRM
2 19 (14.50%) Oracle Applications
2 19 (14.50%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.53%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.53%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (15.27%) GitHub
3 17 (12.98%) PaaS
3 17 (12.98%) SaaS
4 13 (9.92%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (9.92%) IaaS
5 2 (1.53%) Boomi
6 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.40%) SAN
2 5 (3.82%) Firewall
2 5 (3.82%) Network Security
3 4 (3.05%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.53%) DMZ
4 2 (1.53%) SSL
5 1 (0.76%) DNS
5 1 (0.76%) SSH
5 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.95%) Oracle Database
2 33 (25.19%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (18.32%) Oracle Reports
4 23 (17.56%) Oracle ODI
5 22 (16.79%) Hadoop
5 22 (16.79%) Oracle BI EE
5 22 (16.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 20 (15.27%) HBase
7 18 (13.74%) Big Data
8 16 (12.21%) Parquet
9 10 (7.63%) MySQL
9 10 (7.63%) RDBMS
9 10 (7.63%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.82%) SQL Server
11 4 (3.05%) Apache Hive
12 3 (2.29%) IBM BigInsights
12 3 (2.29%) Neo4j
13 2 (1.53%) OLTP
14 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 30 (22.90%) Git (software)
2 24 (18.32%) Oracle Forms
3 22 (16.79%) Jenkins
4 18 (13.74%) Gradle
5 16 (12.21%) Eclipse
5 16 (12.21%) IntelliJ
5 16 (12.21%) SoapUI
5 16 (12.21%) XMLSpy
6 15 (11.45%) JUnit
7 13 (9.92%) Cucumber
8 12 (9.16%) Maven
8 12 (9.16%) Subversion
9 3 (2.29%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.29%) JIRA
General
1 8 (6.11%) Finance
2 7 (5.34%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) Banking
3 1 (0.76%) Billing
3 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (41.22%) Architect
2 36 (27.48%) Developer
3 26 (19.85%) Infrastructure Architect
4 21 (16.03%) DBA
4 21 (16.03%) Oracle DBA
5 20 (15.27%) Java Developer
6 14 (10.69%) Big Data Developer
6 14 (10.69%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 13 (9.92%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Cloud Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Hadoop Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Senior DBA
9 7 (5.34%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 6 (4.58%) Java Middleware Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Middleware Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (3.82%) Capacity Management Architect
11 5 (3.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (3.82%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (3.82%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (33.59%) Oracle Fusion
2 37 (28.24%) JSON
3 36 (27.48%) Spring
4 30 (22.90%) REST
5 23 (17.56%) Kafka
5 23 (17.56%) XML
6 22 (16.79%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (14.50%) RESTful
8 18 (13.74%) J2EE
9 17 (12.98%) Web Services
10 16 (12.21%) Apache Avro
10 16 (12.21%) SOAP
10 16 (12.21%) WSDL
10 16 (12.21%) XSD
11 14 (10.69%) EJB
11 14 (10.69%) JMS
12 12 (9.16%) Drools
12 12 (9.16%) JAXB
12 12 (9.16%) JDBC
12 12 (9.16%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.79%) Clustering
3 21 (16.03%) Linux Command Line
4 20 (15.27%) Virtual Team
5 14 (10.69%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (7.63%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.82%) Cloud Native
7 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.53%) Fintech
9 2 (1.53%) PKI
9 2 (1.53%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.76%) STB
10 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 69 (52.67%) Linux
2 45 (34.35%) Unix
3 33 (25.19%) AIX
4 26 (19.85%) Windows
5 23 (17.56%) Windows Server
6 14 (10.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (7.63%) Windows 10
8 10 (7.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.64%) SOA
2 33 (25.19%) TDD
3 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (18.32%) Network Design
5 23 (17.56%) CRM
6 22 (16.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (15.27%) WFM
8 19 (14.50%) Master Data Management
9 17 (12.98%) BDD
9 17 (12.98%) OO
10 16 (12.21%) Benchmarking
10 16 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (12.21%) Microservices
10 16 (12.21%) Scrum
11 14 (10.69%) Migration
12 12 (9.16%) Secure Coding
12 12 (9.16%) Software Deployment
12 12 (9.16%) Software Engineering
12 12 (9.16%) Storage Virtualisation
13 10 (7.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (31.30%) Java
2 28 (21.37%) SQL
3 22 (16.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 21 (16.03%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.53%) ABAP
6 2 (1.53%) Java 8
6 2 (1.53%) Perl
6 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.53%) Scala
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) Korn
7 1 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (12.98%) Degree
2 14 (10.69%) SC Cleared
2 14 (10.69%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.53%) OCA
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PMP
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.21%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) PMO
3 2 (1.53%) ISO 22301
3 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.53%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (18.32%) Hyper-V
1 24 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (17.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 20 (15.27%) HDFS
4 19 (14.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (14.50%) XenApp
5 12 (9.16%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (3.05%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.76%) Docker
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (13.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 10 (7.63%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.29%) Puppet
3 3 (2.29%) ZABBIX
4 2 (1.53%) MOM
4 2 (1.53%) QRadar
4 2 (1.53%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.76%) collectd
5 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 72 (54.96%) Oracle
2 27 (20.61%) Citrix
3 25 (19.08%) VMware
4 22 (16.79%) Siebel
5 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
6 15 (11.45%) IBM
7 13 (9.92%) Red Hat
8 10 (7.63%) 3PAR
8 10 (7.63%) HP
9 8 (6.11%) SAP
10 7 (5.34%) Sitecore
11 6 (4.58%) Automation Anywhere
12 2 (1.53%) Axway
12 2 (1.53%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (1.53%) Cisco
12 2 (1.53%) Dell
12 2 (1.53%) Remedy
13 1 (0.76%) EMC
13 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.76%) Veritas