Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

Middleware
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 66 85
Rank change year-on-year -35 +19 +12
Contract jobs citing Middleware 16 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.92% 2.17% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.90% 9.59% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 41
Milton Keynes median daily rate £385 £475 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.95% -26.92% +85.58%
10th Percentile £328 £413 £220
90th Percentile £562 £538 £700
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £470 £525
% change year-on-year -6.91% -10.48% +49.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £27.00

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 552 292 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 31.62% 22.60% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 157 218
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £263 £267
90th Percentile £525 £523 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £384 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +2.33% +2.81% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.00 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +257.14% -14.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £36.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year -20.55% +76.97% +26.61%

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 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 4 (25.00%) EAI
2 4 (25.00%) UML
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
3 3 (18.75%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (12.50%) Scenario Testing

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 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Extranet
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) Impala
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) TestNG
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (18.75%) TIBCO Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Architect
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Strategy Architect
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) J2EE
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Kafka
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) EJB
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) EAI
1 4 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
1 4 (25.00%) UML
1 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
2 3 (18.75%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Data Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
1 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) HDFS
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Talend
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle