Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 24 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 > Southampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 56 62
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.21% 0.19% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 1.02% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 26
Southampton median daily rate £575 £550 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -15.38% +94.03%
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
Southampton 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 Southampton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 113 98 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.79% 19.03% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 64 136
Southampton median daily rate £375 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +16.07% -1.41%
10th Percentile £300 £265 £263
90th Percentile £529 £521 £494
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 12
Southampton median hourly rate £45.20 £13.13 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.34% -68.18% +3.13%
10th Percentile £42.21 £11.81 £16.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £14.34 £47.50
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Southampton

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Southampton

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Southampton

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

1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Robotic Process Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Robotic Process Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree