Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 21 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 64 65
Rank change year-on-year -26 +1 +23
Contract jobs citing Middleware 4 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% 2.02% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 9.19% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 17
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.05% +7.53% +9.41%
10th Percentile £465 £442 £398
90th Percentile £575 £715 £532
South West median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +0.05% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £52.50 - £39.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 264 283 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.99% 22.01% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 201 212
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £264
90th Percentile £575 £575 £499
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.00 £21.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.71% -36.84% +66.25%
10th Percentile £36.65 £18.50 £30.88
90th Percentile £40.55 £24.70 £45.75
South West median hourly rate £46.50 £36.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +28.28% -14.71% -

Middleware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Middleware in Wiltshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Wiltshire

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Wiltshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Swindon -24 3 £550 +7.32%
Middleware
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) RIA
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) QRadar
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (25.00%) Opsview
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services

Middleware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) BPMN
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opsview
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk