Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 October 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 78 66
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 +17
Contract jobs citing Middleware 17 9 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.08% 1.09% 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.18% 3.33% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 75
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £473 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.34% +15.08% -1.56%
10th Percentile £400 £294 £255
90th Percentile £678 £458 £445
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £473 £363 £320
% change year-on-year +30.34% +13.28% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 21
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £46.42 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +65.77% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £46.42 £28.00
% change year-on-year - +65.77% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 275 270 646
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.58% 32.73% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 180 443
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -14.63%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £550 £518 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 22
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £45.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.29% +70.31%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -17.22% +60.71% +68.80%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Newcastle upon Tyne

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Newcastle upon Tyne

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Newcastle upon Tyne

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 13 (76.47%) SQL
1 13 (76.47%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) HP
3 10 (58.82%) ITSM
4 9 (52.94%) OO
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
4 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 9 (52.94%) Runbook
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 5 (29.41%) SAN
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 5 (29.41%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (29.41%) iSCSI
7 5 (29.41%) NAS
7 5 (29.41%) Software Distribution
8 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) VME
9 3 (17.65%) ZABBIX

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Documentum
2 1 (5.88%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 5 (29.41%) HTTPS
2 5 (29.41%) iSCSI
2 5 (29.41%) NAS
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) FTP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) DB2
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) GitLab
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Social Media
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) AIX
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) VME
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) HPUX
5 1 (5.88%) MVS
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 10 (58.82%) ITSM
4 9 (52.94%) OO
4 9 (52.94%) Runbook
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Software Distribution
5 5 (29.41%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Kanban
7 2 (11.76%) Microservices
7 2 (11.76%) SFIA
7 2 (11.76%) SOA
7 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) COBOL
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (17.65%) ZABBIX
3 2 (11.76%) Puppet
4 1 (5.88%) Ansible
4 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
4 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) HP
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.88%) ICL
4 1 (5.88%) Micro Focus
4 1 (5.88%) Pega