The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Middleware 0 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 8.45% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 46.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Median daily rate - £410 -
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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 22 26 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 29.33% 18.31% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 7
Median daily rate £338 £321 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% -4.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Renfrewshire

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Jython
2 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Jython
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft