The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 45 22 43
Rank change year-on-year -23 +21  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 34 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.76% 6.08% 1.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.72% 23.29% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.78% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -45.23% +9.80%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 174 146 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 44.16% 26.12% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 58 62
Median daily rate £368 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Nottinghamshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -23 3 £425 +51.78% 2
Middleware
East Midlands

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (50.00%) Talend
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (50.00%) Apigee
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Intel
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (50.00%) webMethods
2 4 (50.00%) Office Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Service Design
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Service Continuity Management

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Platform Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Office Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Design
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Apigee
1 4 (50.00%) Intel
1 4 (50.00%) Talend
1 4 (50.00%) webMethods