Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 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
England > North East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 69 86
Rank change year-on-year -16 +17 -26
Contract jobs citing Middleware 17 110 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.38% 3.94% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.03% 15.01% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 71 23
North East median daily rate £425 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% -5.71% +9.80%
10th Percentile £310 £260 £263
90th Percentile £683 £445 £461
England median daily rate £513 £475 £458
% change year-on-year +7.89% +3.83% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 0
North East median hourly rate £46.42 £28.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.30% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £28.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year +57.89% -25.49% +23.39%

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 the North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 338 733 560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.48% 26.27% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 498 364
North East median daily rate £400 £357 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.03% -10.74% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £534 £500 £559
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 12
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £17.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +58.78% -41.22%
10th Percentile £19.75 £18.64 £16.16
90th Percentile £47.73 £36.60 £26.95
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in the North East

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in the North East

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in the North East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in the North East

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in the North East

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -13 16 £425 +28.79% 1
Middleware
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 North East region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) JSON
3 7 (41.18%) CMDB
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 7 (41.18%) RESTful
3 7 (41.18%) High Availability
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (35.29%) Migration
5 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (23.53%) Data Guard
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (23.53%) HTTP
6 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (17.65%) C
7 3 (17.65%) C++

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Teamcenter
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Technical Leader
1 7 (41.18%) Technical Support
2 4 (23.53%) DBA
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Head of Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Head of DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) JSON
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 7 (41.18%) RESTful
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Change Management
1 7 (41.18%) High Availability
1 7 (41.18%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Document Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) OOD
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) SysML
4 2 (11.76%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
1 3 (17.65%) C++
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Data Guard
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO