The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Middleware
England / Yorkshire
Rank 115 90 105
Rank change year-on-year -25 +15  
Contract jobs citing Middleware 12 52 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.56% 1.83% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.65% 6.04% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 12
Median daily rate £440 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £294 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 729 861 796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.75% 30.33% 30.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 609 493
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Middleware
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Middleware in Yorkshire

Middleware
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Middleware in Yorkshire

Middleware
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Middleware within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire -22 6 £440 +17.33% 3
South Yorkshire -5 5 £425 -10.52%
Middleware
England

Middleware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Middleware.

1 22 (36.07%) Java
1 22 (36.07%) SOA
2 21 (34.43%) MuleSoft
3 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.59%) HTML
4 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.31%) Finance
6 12 (19.67%) Banking
6 12 (19.67%) Oracle
6 12 (19.67%) Mule
6 12 (19.67%) Mule ESB
7 11 (18.03%) OO
7 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
8 10 (16.39%) CRM
8 10 (16.39%) ERP
8 10 (16.39%) JIRA
9 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (14.75%) Confluence
9 9 (14.75%) Replication
9 9 (14.75%) EAI
9 9 (14.75%) B2B
9 9 (14.75%) Web Services
10 8 (13.11%) CSS
10 8 (13.11%) SOAP
10 8 (13.11%) .NET
10 8 (13.11%) IBM
10 8 (13.11%) HTML5
10 8 (13.11%) REST
10 8 (13.11%) Splunk
10 8 (13.11%) DevOps

Middleware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 12 (19.67%) Mule
1 12 (19.67%) Mule ESB
2 9 (14.75%) Confluence
3 6 (9.84%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.28%) Apache
6 2 (3.28%) CICS
6 2 (3.28%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.64%) DataSynapse
7 1 (1.64%) IIS
7 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.64%) Tuxedo
7 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SAP CRM
2 4 (6.56%) SAP CRM for Utilities
3 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) PaaS
3 3 (4.92%) GitHub
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.28%) iPaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) FTP
2 2 (3.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) FCoE
3 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.64%) LAN
3 1 (1.64%) Multicast
3 1 (1.64%) NAS
3 1 (1.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.64%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.28%) DB2
5 2 (3.28%) Riak
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) HBase
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) JIRA
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.56%) Maven
4 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
3 8 (13.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Architect
3 10 (16.39%) Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) CRM Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Functional Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) MuleSoft Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Integration Developer
5 6 (9.84%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.56%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) SAP Utilities Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) HTML
2 9 (14.75%) Web Services
3 8 (13.11%) .NET
3 8 (13.11%) CSS
3 8 (13.11%) HTML5
3 8 (13.11%) REST
3 8 (13.11%) SOAP
3 8 (13.11%) Spring
4 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
4 7 (11.48%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (11.48%) SAPUI5
5 6 (9.84%) CSS3
5 6 (9.84%) EJB
5 6 (9.84%) J2EE
5 6 (9.84%) JMS
5 6 (9.84%) Servlets
5 6 (9.84%) Velocity
6 5 (8.20%) Spring Boot
6 5 (8.20%) Spring Cloud
7 4 (6.56%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (14.75%) Replication
2 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.92%) iSeries
3 3 (4.92%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.92%) Tandem
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) DataPower
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Unix
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) zOS
4 3 (4.92%) Solaris
5 2 (3.28%) AIX
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) SOA
2 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
3 11 (18.03%) OO
4 10 (16.39%) CRM
4 10 (16.39%) ERP
5 9 (14.75%) B2B
5 9 (14.75%) EAI
6 8 (13.11%) DevOps
7 7 (11.48%) Open Source
7 7 (11.48%) TDD
8 6 (9.84%) API Development
8 6 (9.84%) Microservices
8 6 (9.84%) OOD
8 6 (9.84%) Release Management
9 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.56%) IT Strategy
10 4 (6.56%) Service Management
10 4 (6.56%) SOLID
11 3 (4.92%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.20%) Python
4 4 (6.56%) SQL
5 3 (4.92%) JCL
5 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) ABAP
7 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.64%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
2 3 (4.92%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) KVM
3 1 (1.64%) NFS
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.64%) SRDF
3 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Puppet
2 5 (8.20%) Ansible
3 1 (1.64%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) MuleSoft
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle
3 8 (13.11%) IBM
3 8 (13.11%) Splunk
4 7 (11.48%) SAP
5 5 (8.20%) AppDynamics
5 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.20%) New Relic
6 3 (4.92%) Axway
6 3 (4.92%) IBM Sterling
6 3 (4.92%) Intel
6 3 (4.92%) VMware
7 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) EMC
8 1 (1.64%) Google
8 1 (1.64%) NetApp
8 1 (1.64%) Sybase
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