The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
South East / Berkshire
Rank 88 95 103
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing Spring 21 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.89% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.08% 4.25% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 11
Median daily rate £425 £423 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £484 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £377
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.27%

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
413 518 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.06% 21.01% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 308 297
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.25 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.84% -0.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Reading +11 17 £425 - 3
Slough +8 2 £320 -23.92%
Newbury - 2 - - 3
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 45 (97.83%) Java
2 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 23 (50.00%) HTML
5 22 (47.83%) TDD
5 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
6 19 (41.30%) Oracle
7 16 (34.78%) Tomcat
7 16 (34.78%) E-Commerce
7 16 (34.78%) Hibernate
7 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (32.61%) XML
8 15 (32.61%) J2EE
9 14 (30.43%) SQL
9 14 (30.43%) JUnit
9 14 (30.43%) CSS
9 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 14 (30.43%) REST
10 13 (28.26%) MVC
11 11 (23.91%) Java EE
11 11 (23.91%) Scrum
11 11 (23.91%) Subversion
11 11 (23.91%) Gradle
11 11 (23.91%) Scala
12 10 (21.74%) Open Source
12 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
12 10 (21.74%) jQuery
12 10 (21.74%) SOAP
12 10 (21.74%) Struts
13 9 (19.57%) Servlets

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (34.78%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.39%) Apache
2 8 (17.39%) JBoss
3 5 (10.87%) Alfresco
3 5 (10.87%) Liferay
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.17%) CMS
6 1 (2.17%) GemFire
6 1 (2.17%) Mule
6 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.17%) SAP hybris
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) GitHub
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.70%) GIS
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
5 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.17%) Big Data
6 1 (2.17%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.17%) HBase
6 1 (2.17%) OLTP
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Redis
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 14 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (30.43%) JUnit
3 11 (23.91%) Gradle
3 11 (23.91%) Subversion
4 9 (19.57%) Eclipse
4 9 (19.57%) JIRA
5 8 (17.39%) Maven
6 6 (13.04%) IntelliJ
6 6 (13.04%) SoapUI
6 6 (13.04%) TeamCity
7 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.52%) JMeter
8 3 (6.52%) Mockito
9 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
9 2 (4.35%) Grunt
9 2 (4.35%) JBehave
10 1 (2.17%) Artifactory
10 1 (2.17%) Hudson
10 1 (2.17%) LoadUI
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Developer
2 23 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Agile Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Applications Architect
5 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce Architect
5 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) SOA Developer
7 2 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (4.35%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 2 (4.35%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.35%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) HTML
2 16 (34.78%) Hibernate
3 15 (32.61%) J2EE
3 15 (32.61%) XML
4 14 (30.43%) CSS
4 14 (30.43%) REST
5 11 (23.91%) Java EE
6 10 (21.74%) jQuery
6 10 (21.74%) SOAP
6 10 (21.74%) Struts
7 9 (19.57%) JSON
7 9 (19.57%) Servlets
8 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
8 8 (17.39%) Spring MVC
8 8 (17.39%) Velocity
8 8 (17.39%) XSLT
9 6 (13.04%) RESTful
9 6 (13.04%) Web Services
10 5 (10.87%) EJB
10 5 (10.87%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Solaris
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) TDD
3 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (34.78%) E-Commerce
4 13 (28.26%) MVC
5 11 (23.91%) Scrum
6 10 (21.74%) Open Source
7 9 (19.57%) Pair Programming
8 8 (17.39%) Extreme Programming
8 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
8 8 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Web Application Development
9 7 (15.22%) BPEL
9 7 (15.22%) Functional Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Quality Management
10 6 (13.04%) Microservices
10 6 (13.04%) SOA
10 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
11 5 (10.87%) BDD
11 5 (10.87%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 11 (23.91%) Scala
5 9 (19.57%) Groovy
6 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
7 5 (10.87%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) Go
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Sun Certification
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Kibana
1 2 (4.35%) logstash
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) GigaSpaces
2 5 (10.87%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) hybris
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Sitecore