Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 70 56
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14 +15
Contract jobs citing Middleware 38 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.00% 1.87% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.67% 8.71% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 27
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £538 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.93% +7.50% +0.35%
10th Percentile £350 £416 £408
90th Percentile £569 £613 £594
South West median daily rate £425 £488 £488
% change year-on-year -12.82% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £55.13

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 300 287 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.66% 21.51% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 187 221
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £288 £281
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.00 £40.50 £42.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.58% -4.42% +25.56%
10th Percentile £38.54 £37.45 £28.68
90th Percentile £47.60 £52.48 £48.08
South West median hourly rate £44.75 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.29% +9.38% -5.33%

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018. 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 +5 36 £425 -21.84% 2
Warminster - 1 £525 -
Middleware
South West

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) REST
3 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) SQL
4 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 8 (21.05%) Banking
5 8 (21.05%) Performance Engineering
5 8 (21.05%) Microservices
6 7 (18.42%) Node.js
6 7 (18.42%) JIRA
6 7 (18.42%) Web Services
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle
7 6 (15.79%) C#
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 6 (15.79%) DataPower
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
8 5 (13.16%) JSON
8 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.16%) IBM
8 5 (13.16%) Unix
8 5 (13.16%) DevOps
9 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
9 4 (10.53%) Oracle Payables

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 4 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (5.26%) Siebel CRM
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.63%) GIS
2 1 (2.63%) JasperReports
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.42%) JIRA
3 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
5 3 (7.89%) Ant
5 3 (7.89%) JMeter
6 1 (2.63%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.63%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.63%) FishEye
6 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.63%) Hudson
6 1 (2.63%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (2.63%) JUnit
6 1 (2.63%) Maven
6 1 (2.63%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Performance Test Leader
3 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Systems Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Test Leader
4 3 (7.89%) E-Business Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) REST
2 7 (18.42%) Node.js
2 7 (18.42%) Web Services
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (13.16%) JSON
5 4 (10.53%) SOAP
5 4 (10.53%) XML
5 4 (10.53%) XSD
6 3 (7.89%) .NET
7 2 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
8 1 (2.63%) AWT
8 1 (2.63%) CSS
8 1 (2.63%) GWT
8 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.63%) JMS
8 1 (2.63%) RESTful
8 1 (2.63%) Spring
8 1 (2.63%) Swing
8 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) DataPower
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) Online Banking
2 4 (10.53%) SWIFT
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) AIX
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) Microservices
2 8 (21.05%) Performance Engineering
3 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
3 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.16%) DevOps
4 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.53%) Process Management
5 4 (10.53%) SOA
5 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Workflow
6 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.26%) CRM
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile First
7 2 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) C#
3 4 (10.53%) C++
3 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.53%) Python
3 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (5.26%) C
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.63%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) CA
3 3 (7.89%) Micro Focus
4 2 (5.26%) Siebel
5 1 (2.63%) Adobe
5 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) TIBCO