The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 40 32 32
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.29% 1.78% 1.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 10.00% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £432 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -45.23% +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 Warwickshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 53 60 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 15.19% 17.75% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 34
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 12
Median hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £34.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -41.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.95 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £20.00 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Warwickshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Warwickshire

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Top 2 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications

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Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle