The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 21 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 3 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 2.33% - 8.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% - 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £306
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 £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
Spring
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 5 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 22.48% 9.09% 50.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 38
Median daily rate £400 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast 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 Belfast

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Spring.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Alfresco
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (20.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP