Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 35 25
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 +5
Contract jobs citing Middleware 12 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.60% 1.06% 4.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.64% 3.85% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £414 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.34% -15.56% +8.89%
10th Percentile £338 £336 £314
90th Percentile £485 £480 £510
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £449 £433
% change year-on-year +5.85% +3.76% -3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 53 78 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 20.31% 27.66% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 35 57
Portsmouth median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -3.70%
10th Percentile £308 £315 £263
90th Percentile £525 £520 £445
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £44.46 £44.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +0.67% +47.22%
10th Percentile £36.35 £40.91 £40.11
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.46 £47.22
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.20 £44.46 £47.50
% change year-on-year +1.65% -6.40% +26.67%

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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 9 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 7 (58.33%) AIX
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) DB2
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Docker
3 5 (41.67%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (33.33%) Korn
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware

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 4 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) DB2
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (33.33%) Test Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Senior DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) AIX
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) E-business
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Korn
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
1 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) hybris