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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 37 39
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.29% 1.55% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.05% 7.04% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £490 £425 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.29% -37.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £42.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -52.97% +9.80%  

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 95 71 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 27.62% 21.98% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 56 43
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.32% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) BPEL
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) RIA
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Talend
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

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 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Essbase
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BPEL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Siebel
2 1 (25.00%) Talend
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
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