Period
to 24 July 2019

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 24 July 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 62 70
Rank change year-on-year -37 +8 +4
Contract jobs citing Middleware 25 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.35% 2.27% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.87% 9.22% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 18
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £425 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £350 £418
90th Percentile £775 £574 £606
South West median daily rate £488 £425 £501
% change year-on-year +14.71% -15.08% +5.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £60.00 - -

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 426 293 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.05% 24.58% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 186 204
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +10.75% +2.33%
10th Percentile £356 £313 £288
90th Percentile £669 £600 £557
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +13.58% -7.43%
10th Percentile £41.25 £38.54 £37.45
90th Percentile £52.25 £47.60 £52.48
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -4.49% -1.11% +8.60%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 July 2019. 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 -26 15 £418 -1.76%
Corsham - 2 £725 - 1
Chippenham - 1 £350 -
Middleware
South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Middleware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Web Services
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 8 (32.00%) SAP
4 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (28.00%) SOAP
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (24.00%) Big Data
6 6 (24.00%) Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (24.00%) SDLC
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (24.00%) Electronics
6 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (24.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (24.00%) Marketing
6 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Pega
6 6 (24.00%) OWASP
6 6 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (24.00%) Robotics
6 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.00%) SLA
7 5 (20.00%) SANS
7 5 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (16.00%) Functional Testing

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Electronics
2 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (24.00%) Marketing
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Security Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.00%) BPM Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Build Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Web Services
2 7 (28.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) WSDL
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (24.00%) Robotics
2 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (16.00%) EPoS
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (4.00%) DataPower
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) AIX
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Solaris
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (24.00%) Analytics
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (24.00%) OWASP
4 6 (24.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (24.00%) SDLC
5 4 (16.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security
6 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) Digital Banking
7 2 (8.00%) Sprint Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Sprint Retrospective
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SANS
3 4 (16.00%) CISA
3 4 (16.00%) CISM
3 4 (16.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) HP ALM
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) SAP
2 6 (24.00%) Pega
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) Unisys
5 1 (4.00%) VMware