Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 38 48
Rank change year-on-year -23 +10 +17
Contract jobs citing Middleware 3 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.41% 3.65% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 13.02% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 16
Swindon median daily rate £550 £513 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +9.04% +3.01%
10th Percentile £465 £441 £413
90th Percentile £575 £733 £532
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £500 £465
% change year-on-year +5.05% +7.53% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 179 192 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 24.45% 28.03% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 144 120
Swindon median daily rate £400 £363 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.97% +7.86%
10th Percentile £311 £289 £300
90th Percentile £633 £575 £500
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Swindon median hourly rate - £21.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.33% +125.00%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.00 £21.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +85.71% -36.84% +66.25%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) RIA
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Banking

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 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) GDPR
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle