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 June 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
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 22 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 1 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 0.94% 2.94% 5.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 11.43% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £475 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +6.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.61% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -30.00%  

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 35 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 30.19% 25.74% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 15
Median daily rate £440 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £335 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) JBoss
1 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Checkstyle
2 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 4 (57.14%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
2 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
2 4 (57.14%) FindBugs
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Smart Meter
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) System Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

Middleware
Co-occurring 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 6 (85.71%) JBoss
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) IBM BigInsights
3 1 (14.29%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (57.14%) Checkstyle
1 4 (57.14%) FindBugs
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Middleware Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Smart Meter
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) SFIA
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Management
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware