Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 16 November 2019 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 66 77
Contract jobs citing Middleware 0 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 2.49% 1.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.26% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 6
Tyne and Wear median daily rate - £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.65% +29.77%
North East median daily rate - £458 £425
% change year-on-year - +7.65% +28.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £46.42
North East median hourly rate - - £46.42

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 199 317 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 27.04% 34.38% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 240 200
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £444 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £275
90th Percentile £532 £550 £538
North East median daily rate £436 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +2.65% +11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £22.50 £46.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.09% +2.22% +59.29%
10th Percentile £20.72 £30.40 £16.50
90th Percentile £54.30 £48.40 £47.76
North East median hourly rate £23.75 £46.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -48.37% +2.22% +60.71%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Middleware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Tyne and Wear

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Tyne and Wear

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Tyne and Wear