Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 23 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 39 31
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 25 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 8.06% 1.75% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.09% 6.90% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 2
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £464 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.49% -5.31% -
10th Percentile £345 £362 £470
90th Percentile £493 £464 £510
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 89 87 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 28.71% 25.44% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 41
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £281 £263
90th Percentile £500 £464 £445
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £45.75 £33.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +37.41% -26.01%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.28 £27.41
90th Percentile £46.00 £49.39 £40.18
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £44.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.56% +4.12% +9.68%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Portsmouth

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Portsmouth

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Portsmouth

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 17 (68.00%) SWIFT
2 16 (64.00%) Finance
3 12 (48.00%) Perl
3 12 (48.00%) Banking
3 12 (48.00%) Korn
4 10 (40.00%) IBM
5 9 (36.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (20.00%) VMware
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) DB2
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) AIX
6 5 (20.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.00%) Docker
6 5 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (16.00%) WAN
7 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS R12

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 9 (36.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (16.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) DB2
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Applications Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Middleware Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Applications Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) DBA
3 4 (16.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Test Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Support Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) AIX
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Korn
1 12 (48.00%) Perl
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.00%) Docker
1 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle