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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 91 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Spring 30 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.26% 1.01% 1.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.41% 5.23% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 19
Median daily rate £455 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
Spring
South East

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
468 497 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.68% 19.27% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 321 254
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 4
Median hourly rate £16.06 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.48% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £25.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.00 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 12 £450 +28.57% 1
Newbury - 5 £400 - 2
Maidenhead - 2 £448 -
Slough - 2 - - 2
Bracknell -13 1 - -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.00%) Hibernate
5 21 (42.00%) Web Services
6 17 (34.00%) JBoss
6 17 (34.00%) MVC
7 16 (32.00%) SQL
8 15 (30.00%) HTML
8 15 (30.00%) E-Commerce
9 14 (28.00%) CSS
9 14 (28.00%) JSP
10 13 (26.00%) J2EE
10 13 (26.00%) Oracle
10 13 (26.00%) Scrum
10 13 (26.00%) Spring MVC
11 11 (22.00%) Struts
12 10 (20.00%) XML
12 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (20.00%) hybris
13 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
13 9 (18.00%) RESTful
13 9 (18.00%) TDD
13 9 (18.00%) Retail
13 9 (18.00%) EJB
14 8 (16.00%) JUnit
14 8 (16.00%) Maven
14 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
15 7 (14.00%) Project Management
15 7 (14.00%) Jenkins

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 17 (34.00%) JBoss
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.00%) Confluence
4 3 (6.00%) Apache
5 2 (4.00%) CMS
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.00%) GemFire
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
1 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.00%) GIS
3 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) HBase
5 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (16.00%) JUnit
1 8 (16.00%) Maven
2 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.00%) JIRA
3 6 (12.00%) Subversion
4 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.00%) Hamcrest
5 2 (4.00%) JMeter
5 2 (4.00%) Mockito
6 1 (2.00%) Ant
6 1 (2.00%) Gradle
6 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 9 (18.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Technical Leader
4 5 (10.00%) Applications Architect
4 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce Architect
4 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Lead Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) Hibernate
2 21 (42.00%) Web Services
3 15 (30.00%) HTML
4 14 (28.00%) CSS
4 14 (28.00%) JSP
5 13 (26.00%) J2EE
5 13 (26.00%) Spring MVC
6 11 (22.00%) Struts
7 10 (20.00%) XML
8 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (18.00%) EJB
8 9 (18.00%) RESTful
9 6 (12.00%) Java EE
9 6 (12.00%) jQuery
9 6 (12.00%) REST
10 5 (10.00%) SOAP
11 4 (8.00%) Spring Boot
12 3 (6.00%) JAX-RS
12 3 (6.00%) JSON
12 3 (6.00%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) MVC
3 15 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 13 (26.00%) Scrum
5 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.00%) TDD
7 7 (14.00%) Project Management
8 6 (12.00%) DevOps
8 6 (12.00%) SDLC
9 5 (10.00%) BPEL
9 5 (10.00%) Front End Development
9 5 (10.00%) Kanban
9 5 (10.00%) SOA
9 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.00%) BDD
10 4 (8.00%) Integration Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Validation
11 3 (6.00%) B2C
11 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
1 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) hybris
3 6 (12.00%) ATG
3 6 (12.00%) Percussion
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore