The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank - 41 39
Contract jobs citing Spring 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.28% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.13% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £475 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +79.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +52.77%
Spring
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 47 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.31% 13.39% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 58
Median daily rate £425 £354 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.14% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Spring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spring across the Bedfordshire region.

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Bedfordshire region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Spring
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spring 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) Scala

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Web Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle