The median contractor rate for a Middleware Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware Specialist
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Specialist 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford - 0.89% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £513 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £300 £415
% change year-on-year +58.33% -27.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 38 101 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 97.44% 90.18% 91.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 77 26
Median daily rate £403 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.42% -1.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £11.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Middleware Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford that featured Middleware Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware Specialist in Knutsford

Middleware Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware Specialist in Knutsford

Middleware Specialist Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Middleware Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Knutsford region featuring Middleware Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ

Middleware Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat