Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 22 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 94 55
Rank change year-on-year +27 -39 +27
Contract jobs citing Middleware 40 19 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.63% 1.21% 2.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.06% 4.31% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 23
Milton Keynes median daily rate £490 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -6.67%
10th Percentile £385 £312 £388
90th Percentile £545 £525 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £490 £550 £445
% change year-on-year -10.91% +23.60% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £17.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 496 441 318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 32.61% 28.00% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 202 164
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +2.31% +8.21%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £263
90th Percentile £563 £506 £551
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +9.32% +3.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 £21.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +97.67% -42.67% +44.23%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Milton Keynes

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Milton Keynes

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 28 (70.00%) IBM
2 26 (65.00%) Java
2 26 (65.00%) Python
3 20 (50.00%) DevOps
4 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 15 (37.50%) Ansible
6 14 (35.00%) Web Services
6 14 (35.00%) Linux
6 14 (35.00%) Oracle
7 12 (30.00%) SQL
8 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
8 11 (27.50%) Docker
9 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (25.00%) RESTful
9 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
9 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
9 10 (25.00%) JBoss
9 10 (25.00%) Windows
9 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 9 (22.50%) Back Office
10 9 (22.50%) WebLogic
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon S3
10 9 (22.50%) TeamCity
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon ELB
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (22.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (22.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (20.00%) Open Source

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 10 (25.00%) JBoss
1 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (22.50%) WebLogic
3 6 (15.00%) Apache Spark
3 6 (15.00%) Confluence
3 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (5.00%) Documentum
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.50%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.50%) nginx
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Maximo
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon ELB
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon S3
2 9 (22.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (10.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.50%) GitHub
4 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.50%) IaaS
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.50%) PaaS
4 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Extranet
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (17.50%) DB2
4 6 (15.00%) Big Data
4 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (10.00%) MySQL
6 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (10.00%) NuoDB
6 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (10.00%) Redis
7 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (22.50%) TeamCity
4 6 (15.00%) JIRA
5 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.50%) git-flow
General
1 9 (22.50%) Back Office
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Java Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Maximo Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Software Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Python Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Big Data Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Portfolio Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Development Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Web Services
2 10 (25.00%) RESTful
3 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
3 7 (17.50%) SOAP
4 6 (15.00%) JSON
4 6 (15.00%) Kafka
4 6 (15.00%) REST
4 6 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (15.00%) XML
5 5 (12.50%) .NET
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (12.50%) JMS
5 5 (12.50%) LAMP
5 5 (12.50%) LINQ
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (10.00%) RAML
6 4 (10.00%) Swagger
6 4 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Clustering
1 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) DC/OS
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) DevOps
2 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.00%) Open Source
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (17.50%) Data Integration
4 7 (17.50%) Front End Development
4 7 (17.50%) Migration
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) EAI
7 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.00%) Microservices
7 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.50%) Data Management
10 1 (2.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Java
1 26 (65.00%) Python
2 12 (30.00%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.00%) Ruby
5 5 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) ISEB
1 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Ansible
2 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.50%) HP ALM
4 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) IBM
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) ATG
3 1 (2.50%) Demandware
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) hybris
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) SAP