Period
to 25 September 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 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 101 66
Rank change year-on-year +25 -35 +22
Contract jobs citing Middleware 33 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.25% 0.94% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.27% 2.94% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £490 £385 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -14.44% -30.77%
10th Percentile £401 £321 £356
90th Percentile £550 £562 £491
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £490 £495 £460
% change year-on-year -1.01% +7.61% -14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 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 454 545 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 30.91% 32.08% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 237 145
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +2.11%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +55.17% -20.00% +39.42%

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 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 22 (66.67%) IBM
2 20 (60.61%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) Python
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle
4 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) DevOps
5 12 (36.36%) Web Services
5 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 11 (33.33%) RESTful
6 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 9 (27.27%) Open Source
7 9 (27.27%) Ansible
7 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
8 8 (24.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (24.24%) JIRA
8 8 (24.24%) SOAP
8 8 (24.24%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) XML
9 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.21%) DB2
9 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
9 7 (21.21%) Migration
9 7 (21.21%) JSON
9 7 (21.21%) Ruby
9 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
9 7 (21.21%) Maximo
9 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
9 7 (21.21%) Confluence
9 7 (21.21%) Data Integration
9 7 (21.21%) Front End Development

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 7 (21.21%) Confluence
1 7 (21.21%) Tomcat
2 6 (18.18%) Apache Spark
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.06%) JBoss
6 1 (3.03%) Apache
6 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.03%) IIS
6 1 (3.03%) NetWeaver
6 1 (3.03%) nginx
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Maximo
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) OpenShift
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
4 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (21.21%) DB2
3 6 (18.18%) Big Data
3 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 5 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (15.15%) MySQL
4 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
4 5 (15.15%) NuoDB
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (15.15%) Redis
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.03%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 8 (24.24%) JIRA
4 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.03%) git-flow
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Maximo Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Development Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Software Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Python Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Big Data Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Web Services
2 11 (33.33%) RESTful
3 8 (24.24%) SOAP
4 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
4 7 (21.21%) JSON
4 7 (21.21%) REST
4 7 (21.21%) XML
5 6 (18.18%) Kafka
5 6 (18.18%) LAMP
5 6 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (15.15%) .NET
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.15%) JMS
6 5 (15.15%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (15.15%) LINQ
6 5 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (15.15%) RAML
6 5 (15.15%) Swagger
6 5 (15.15%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) Clustering
1 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.03%) New Media
1 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) DC/OS
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) DevOps
2 9 (27.27%) Open Source
3 8 (24.24%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.21%) Data Integration
4 7 (21.21%) Front End Development
4 7 (21.21%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) MVC
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.12%) Microservices
8 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.06%) EAI
9 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
10 1 (3.03%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Java
1 20 (60.61%) Python
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) Ruby
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Ansible
2 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.03%) HP ALM
3 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) IBM
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) ATG
4 1 (3.03%) Demandware
4 1 (3.03%) Google
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) hybris
4 1 (3.03%) SAP