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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 87 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs citing Spring 26 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.30% 0.51% 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 2.58% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 13
Median daily rate £385 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £316 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £450 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £408
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
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
416 503 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.82% 19.74% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 307 306
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -25.33%
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 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +11 16 £438 +2.94% 4
Slough - 7 £320 -
Newbury - 2 - - 2
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 48 (97.96%) Java
2 30 (61.22%) JavaScript
2 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.98%) TDD
3 24 (48.98%) HTML
4 19 (38.78%) Jenkins
5 18 (36.73%) Oracle
6 17 (34.69%) Hibernate
7 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (32.65%) E-Commerce
8 15 (30.61%) XML
8 15 (30.61%) J2EE
8 15 (30.61%) CSS
8 15 (30.61%) MVC
9 14 (28.57%) Tomcat
9 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 14 (28.57%) REST
10 13 (26.53%) JUnit
10 13 (26.53%) Scrum
11 12 (24.49%) Subversion
12 11 (22.45%) jQuery
12 11 (22.45%) Java EE
12 11 (22.45%) Scala
12 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
12 11 (22.45%) Gradle
13 10 (20.41%) Open Source
13 10 (20.41%) RESTful
13 10 (20.41%) MongoDB
13 10 (20.41%) Spring MVC
13 10 (20.41%) SQL

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 14 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 9 (18.37%) JBoss
3 8 (16.33%) Apache
4 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
5 5 (10.20%) Alfresco
5 5 (10.20%) Liferay
5 5 (10.20%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (10.20%) Oracle Spatial
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
8 1 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (2.04%) CMS
8 1 (2.04%) GemFire
8 1 (2.04%) Mule
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.04%) SAP hybris
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
1 2 (4.08%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.20%) GIS
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) DB2
6 1 (2.04%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.04%) HBase
6 1 (2.04%) OLTP
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Jenkins
2 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 13 (26.53%) JUnit
4 12 (24.49%) Subversion
5 11 (22.45%) Gradle
6 10 (20.41%) Eclipse
7 9 (18.37%) JIRA
8 7 (14.29%) Maven
8 7 (14.29%) TeamCity
9 6 (12.24%) IntelliJ
9 6 (12.24%) SoapUI
10 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
11 3 (6.12%) JMeter
11 3 (6.12%) Mockito
12 2 (4.08%) Grunt
12 2 (4.08%) JBehave
12 2 (4.08%) Toad
13 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
13 1 (2.04%) Hudson
13 1 (2.04%) LoadUI
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
2 27 (55.10%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Architect
3 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Agile Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Applications Architect
5 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce Architect
5 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.08%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (4.08%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) SOA Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.08%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) HTML
2 17 (34.69%) Hibernate
3 15 (30.61%) CSS
3 15 (30.61%) J2EE
3 15 (30.61%) XML
4 14 (28.57%) REST
5 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
5 11 (22.45%) Java EE
5 11 (22.45%) jQuery
6 10 (20.41%) RESTful
6 10 (20.41%) SOAP
6 10 (20.41%) Spring MVC
6 10 (20.41%) Struts
6 10 (20.41%) Web Services
7 9 (18.37%) Servlets
8 8 (16.33%) JSON
8 8 (16.33%) Velocity
9 7 (14.29%) XSLT
10 6 (12.24%) EJB
10 6 (12.24%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.04%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
1 5 (10.20%) Solaris
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) TDD
3 16 (32.65%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (32.65%) E-Commerce
4 15 (30.61%) MVC
5 13 (26.53%) Scrum
6 10 (20.41%) Open Source
7 9 (18.37%) Pair Programming
8 8 (16.33%) Extreme Programming
8 8 (16.33%) Front End Development
8 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development
9 7 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 7 (14.29%) Quality Management
10 6 (12.24%) BPEL
10 6 (12.24%) Microservices
10 6 (12.24%) SOA
11 5 (10.20%) BDD
11 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.20%) User Stories
12 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (97.96%) Java
2 30 (61.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.45%) Scala
4 10 (20.41%) SQL
5 9 (18.37%) Groovy
6 6 (12.24%) Python
7 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Go
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Kibana
1 2 (4.08%) logstash
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) IBM
3 5 (10.20%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) hybris
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) Sitecore