The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 21 32 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 4.76% 1.55% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 7.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
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 Winchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 32 38 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 25.40% 19.59% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 4
Median daily rate £425 £360 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.05% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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 Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Winchester

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Middleware in Winchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Middleware in Winchester

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Winchester

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

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 Winchester region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JBoss
2 9 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (58.33%) HTTP
3 7 (58.33%) JUnit
3 7 (58.33%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (58.33%) Subversion
3 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 7 (58.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Artifactory
3 7 (58.33%) Apache Camel
4 5 (41.67%) FindBugs
4 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Checkstyle
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Smart Meter
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (25.00%) DB2
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (16.67%) Gradle
7 2 (16.67%) HornetQ

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 9 (75.00%) JBoss
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (8.33%) IBM BigInsights
4 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Artifactory
1 7 (58.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (58.33%) JUnit
1 7 (58.33%) Subversion
2 5 (41.67%) Checkstyle
2 5 (41.67%) FindBugs
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) Gradle
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Middleware Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Middleware Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Camel
1 7 (58.33%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (16.67%) HornetQ
2 2 (16.67%) jBPM
2 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Biometrics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Records Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) SFIA
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) System Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Case Management
4 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) QRadar
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) VMware