The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 26 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 29 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 21 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 6.25% 3.80% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.50% 13.68% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 4
Median daily rate £544 £550 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.13% +14.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £493 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £563 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -30.00%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 120 95 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 35.71% 27.78% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 72 39
Median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Swindon

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) SOA
3 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (27.27%) Banking
4 6 (27.27%) Retail
4 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) BPMN
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
6 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 4 (18.18%) RIA
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 4 (18.18%) GDPR
7 3 (13.64%) Service Design
7 3 (13.64%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (13.64%) DataPower
7 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
7 3 (13.64%) UML
7 3 (13.64%) IBM
8 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
8 2 (9.09%) Web Services
8 2 (9.09%) XML
8 2 (9.09%) XML Schema
8 2 (9.09%) Workflow

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Data Modeller
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Integration Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Integration Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Middleware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Sencha Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Integration Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) XML Schema
2 1 (4.55%) Ext JS
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) Sencha Touch
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) RIA
2 3 (13.64%) DataPower
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) AIX
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) SOA
2 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 6 (27.27%) BPMN
3 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) Service Design
5 3 (13.64%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Microservices
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.09%) Use Case
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) BPEL
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) GDPR
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Sencha
3 1 (4.55%) Software AG
3 1 (4.55%) Talend
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