Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Middleware Developer was £378 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 355 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +370
Contract jobs requiring a Middleware Developer 10 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.060% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.064% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
South East median daily rate £378 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% - -
England median daily rate £535 £414 £385
% change year-on-year +29.31% +7.47% -17.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15679 15620 18481
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 93.99% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9308 9314 10851
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 637 776 915
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.98 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Middleware Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Middleware Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware Developer in the South East

Middleware Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware Developer in the South East

Middleware Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware Developer in the South East

Middleware Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +13 8 £378 -5.63%
Thames Valley -10 2 - - 1
Berkshire - 2 - -
Middleware Developer
England

Middleware Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Middleware Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Middleware Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Korn
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (30.00%) SWIFT
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) SUSE
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery

Middleware Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) AIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (20.00%) SUSE
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Korn
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Software AG
3 1 (10.00%) webMethods