Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 42
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 -13
Contract jobs citing Middleware 6 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.98% 0.70% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 6.90% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Warwickshire median daily rate £450 £190 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +136.84% -58.01% +3.43%
10th Percentile £368 £185 £397
90th Percentile £553 £195 £509
West Midlands median daily rate £558 £440 £575
% change year-on-year +26.82% -23.48% +35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £23.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year +78.26% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 135 87 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 21.99% 10.15% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 54 81
Warwickshire median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% -11.86%
10th Percentile £178 £213 £175
90th Percentile £433 £473 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 12
Warwickshire median hourly rate £31.00 £23.00 £29.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -22.94% -6.30%
10th Percentile £23.42 £22.00 £21.89
90th Percentile £34.40 £30.52 £41.72
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year +35.91% -21.58% +4.33%

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Warwickshire

Middleware
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

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Warwickshire

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Warwickshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +16 3 £350 - 1
Middleware
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) JMeter
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Google
2 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) WSO2
2 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (66.67%) GitLab
2 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 4 (66.67%) Packer
2 4 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 4 (66.67%) Consul
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) WSDL
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO

Middleware
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (66.67%) GitLab
1 4 (66.67%) JMeter
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) WSDL
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DataPower
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Consul
1 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 4 (66.67%) Packer
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (16.67%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Google
1 4 (66.67%) WSO2
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Green Hat
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Solace
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (16.67%) webMethods