The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 97 73 99
Rank change year-on-year -24 +26  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 6 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.45% 1.79% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 5.68% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 5
Median daily rate £440 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 479 599 579
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.72% 31.46% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 433 362
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in West Yorkshire

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in West Yorkshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 3 £400 -0.06% 3
Halifax - 3 £440 -
Middleware
Yorkshire

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 17 (43.59%) MuleSoft
2 16 (41.03%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) SOA
3 12 (30.77%) Mule
3 12 (30.77%) Mule ESB
4 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
4 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.21%) HTML
4 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.08%) EAI
5 9 (23.08%) CRM
5 9 (23.08%) B2B
5 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (20.51%) Marketing
6 8 (20.51%) ERP
6 8 (20.51%) .NET
7 7 (17.95%) SAP
7 7 (17.95%) SOAP
7 7 (17.95%) Web Services
7 7 (17.95%) Replication
7 7 (17.95%) Finance
7 7 (17.95%) Spring
7 7 (17.95%) Open Source
7 7 (17.95%) REST
7 7 (17.95%) SAP Fiori
7 7 (17.95%) SAPUI5
8 6 (15.38%) Microservices
8 6 (15.38%) API Development
8 6 (15.38%) Confluence
8 6 (15.38%) AngularJS

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 12 (30.77%) Mule
1 12 (30.77%) Mule ESB
2 6 (15.38%) Confluence
3 5 (12.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) SAP CRM
2 4 (10.26%) SAP CRM for Utilities
3 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.82%) PaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) Riak
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) JIRA
2 4 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) Maven
General
1 8 (20.51%) Marketing
2 7 (17.95%) Finance
3 6 (15.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Architect
2 7 (17.95%) Consultant
2 7 (17.95%) CRM Consultant
2 7 (17.95%) Functional Consultant
2 7 (17.95%) MuleSoft Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Integration Developer
3 6 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) SAP Utilities Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) z/OS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) DevOps Architect
7 1 (2.56%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) .NET
3 7 (17.95%) REST
3 7 (17.95%) SAP Fiori
3 7 (17.95%) SAPUI5
3 7 (17.95%) SOAP
3 7 (17.95%) Spring
3 7 (17.95%) Web Services
4 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 6 (15.38%) EJB
4 6 (15.38%) J2EE
4 6 (15.38%) JMS
4 6 (15.38%) Servlets
4 6 (15.38%) Velocity
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) CSS3
5 5 (12.82%) HTML5
5 5 (12.82%) Spring Boot
5 5 (12.82%) Spring Cloud
6 4 (10.26%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (17.95%) Replication
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.69%) iSeries
4 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 3 (7.69%) Tandem
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Unix
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
1 3 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) SOA
2 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
3 9 (23.08%) B2B
3 9 (23.08%) CRM
3 9 (23.08%) EAI
4 8 (20.51%) ERP
5 7 (17.95%) Open Source
6 6 (15.38%) API Development
6 6 (15.38%) Microservices
6 6 (15.38%) OO
6 6 (15.38%) OOD
6 6 (15.38%) Release Management
6 6 (15.38%) TDD
7 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.82%) DevOps
8 4 (10.26%) SOLID
9 3 (7.69%) Data Analytics
9 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) JCL
4 2 (5.13%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) ABAP
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Docker
2 3 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Ansible
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) MuleSoft
2 7 (17.95%) SAP
3 5 (12.82%) AppDynamics
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) New Relic
3 5 (12.82%) Splunk
4 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 3 (7.69%) Axway
5 3 (7.69%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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