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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 55 55 54
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 5 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.77% 0.91% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 4.11% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Median daily rate £490 £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -20.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £375 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £544 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 129 146 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 19.97% 22.19% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 95 67
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Median hourly rate £47.75 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.52% -  
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 Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 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
Swindon -5 1 £490 +15.29% 3
Corsham - 1 £426 -
Middleware
South West

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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

1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 3 (33.33%) Talend
2 2 (22.22%) OAuth2
2 2 (22.22%) GeoServer
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSD

Middleware
Top Related 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 (22.22%) GeoServer
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Essbase
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (22.22%) OAuth2
2 2 (22.22%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) BPEL
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) Opsview
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) QRadar
1 1 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Talend
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
3 1 (11.11%) Brocade
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Siebel
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) VMware