The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 27 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 62 61
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 2 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.32% 0.17% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.47% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 269 214 255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 43.11% 35.67% 33.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 158 187
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £327 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.62% -48.80%  
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Oxfordshire

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Oxfordshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Oxford - 1 - - 2
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
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