The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for Middleware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Middleware over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 23 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.85% 0.72% 5.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.86% 4.35% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £450 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -30.00%  

Middleware is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35 23 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 29.66% 16.55% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 19
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £340 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury citing Middleware as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Newbury

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Newbury

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) AMQP
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Database Developer
2 1 (33.33%) EAI Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Database Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SOA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO