Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 June 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 99 115
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -11
Contract jobs citing Middleware 75 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.45% 1.41% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.60% 4.42% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 21 19
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +39.71% -25.27%
10th Percentile £402 £388 £295
90th Percentile £603 £513 £500
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £35.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,136 747 734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.10% 31.83% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 516 541
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £313
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 30
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £37.25 £30.60 £33.41
90th Percentile £54.75 £48.50 £54.94
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +12.68%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Surrey

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Surrey

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Surrey

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Surrey

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Guildford +2 23 £500 +5.26% 3
Camberley - 16 £575 - 1
Staines -7 9 £500 +33.33% 2
Epsom -1 5 - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -16 2 £415 -2.35%
Chertsey - 2 £480 -
Egham -4 1 £400 +14.29% 2
Reigate -30 1 £650 +36.84%
Redhill - 1 £650 -
Middleware
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 51 (68.00%) Finance
1 51 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (66.67%) Java
3 49 (65.33%) Unix
3 49 (65.33%) Linux
4 44 (58.67%) JSON
4 44 (58.67%) RESTful
4 44 (58.67%) BDD
4 44 (58.67%) Jenkins
5 41 (54.67%) Apache
5 41 (54.67%) TDD
5 41 (54.67%) Spring
5 41 (54.67%) RabbitMQ
5 41 (54.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 41 (54.67%) Kafka
6 34 (45.33%) Hadoop
6 34 (45.33%) J2EE
6 34 (45.33%) Big Data
6 34 (45.33%) Hadoop YARN
7 32 (42.67%) Apache Spark
8 28 (37.33%) Unit Testing
9 25 (33.33%) System Testing
10 23 (30.67%) Spring Boot
11 19 (25.33%) Spark Streaming
11 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
12 18 (24.00%) HDFS
12 18 (24.00%) HBase
13 16 (21.33%) REST
13 16 (21.33%) GemFire
14 14 (18.67%) Scrum

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 41 (54.67%) Apache
2 32 (42.67%) Apache Spark
3 16 (21.33%) GemFire
4 10 (13.33%) JBoss
5 9 (12.00%) IIS
6 7 (9.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (9.33%) Confluence
6 7 (9.33%) WildFly
7 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.33%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (12.00%) GitHub
1 9 (12.00%) PaaS
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.00%) IaaS
4 2 (2.67%) Serverless
5 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) SSH
2 2 (2.67%) Intranet
3 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) Big Data
1 34 (45.33%) Hadoop
2 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
3 18 (24.00%) HBase
4 7 (9.33%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.67%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.67%) Parquet
6 2 (2.67%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (2.67%) QlikView
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (58.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.00%) SpecFlow
3 8 (10.67%) JIRA
4 7 (9.33%) Cucumber
4 7 (9.33%) Eclipse
4 7 (9.33%) IntelliJ
4 7 (9.33%) JUnit
4 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
6 5 (6.67%) Selenium
7 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.67%) Gradle
9 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
General
1 51 (68.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Developer
2 36 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 23 (30.67%) Big Data Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Apache Spark Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Analyst
5 9 (12.00%) Architect
5 9 (12.00%) Hadoop Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (10.67%) Java Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) AWS Architect
7 7 (9.33%) Security Architect
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Integration Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Cloud Specialist
11 2 (2.67%) HR Consultant
11 2 (2.67%) Java Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (58.67%) JSON
1 44 (58.67%) RESTful
2 41 (54.67%) Kafka
2 41 (54.67%) RabbitMQ
2 41 (54.67%) Spring
3 34 (45.33%) J2EE
4 23 (30.67%) Spring Boot
5 19 (25.33%) Spark Streaming
6 16 (21.33%) REST
7 13 (17.33%) Web Services
8 7 (9.33%) Gherkin
8 7 (9.33%) Spring Cloud
8 7 (9.33%) XML
9 6 (8.00%) .NET
9 6 (8.00%) SOAP
10 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 5 (6.67%) LDAP
11 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.00%) jQuery
11 3 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (12.00%) Virtual Team
2 7 (9.33%) Client/Server
2 7 (9.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) Fintech
5 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (65.33%) Linux
1 49 (65.33%) Unix
2 8 (10.67%) Windows
3 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (58.67%) BDD
3 41 (54.67%) TDD
4 28 (37.33%) Unit Testing
5 25 (33.33%) System Testing
6 14 (18.67%) Scrum
7 10 (13.33%) SOA
7 10 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 9 (12.00%) User Stories
9 7 (9.33%) ATDD
9 7 (9.33%) Capacity Management
9 7 (9.33%) Cloud Operations
9 7 (9.33%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (9.33%) Microservices
9 7 (9.33%) OO
9 7 (9.33%) OOP
9 7 (9.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 7 (9.33%) Scenario Testing
9 7 (9.33%) SDET
9 7 (9.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 50 (66.67%) Java
2 11 (14.67%) SQL
3 9 (12.00%) C#
3 9 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.00%) Perl
6 2 (2.67%) Java 8
7 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) CISA
2 4 (5.33%) CISM
2 4 (5.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) GDPR
1 7 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (9.33%) NIST 800
2 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 41 (54.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 18 (24.00%) HDFS
3 8 (10.67%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (45.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle
2 8 (10.67%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) Citrix
3 5 (6.67%) McAfee
3 5 (6.67%) Symantec
3 5 (6.67%) Veritas
4 2 (2.67%) Cognos
4 2 (2.67%) Informatica
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
4 2 (2.67%) Workday
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian