The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 35 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Contract jobs citing Spring 37 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.63% 0.81% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.81% 3.28% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 4 3
Median daily rate £250 £273 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
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
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
234 183 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.25% 24.66% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 123 109
Median daily rate £350 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.63%
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 Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Spring.

1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (69.64%) J2EE
3 38 (67.86%) HTML
4 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 27 (48.21%) CSS
5 27 (48.21%) Hibernate
6 26 (46.43%) MVC
7 25 (44.64%) jQuery
8 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (37.50%) Web Development
9 21 (37.50%) Spring MVC
10 19 (33.93%) Oracle
10 19 (33.93%) Web Services
11 18 (32.14%) Linux
11 18 (32.14%) Automotive
11 18 (32.14%) CMS
11 18 (32.14%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (30.36%) JSP
13 16 (28.57%) XML
14 15 (26.79%) WebLogic
14 15 (26.79%) OO
14 15 (26.79%) Servlets
14 15 (26.79%) SQL
14 15 (26.79%) RDBMS
14 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
15 14 (25.00%) JUnit
15 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (23.21%) HTML5
16 13 (23.21%) Maven
17 12 (21.43%) Eclipse

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 18 (32.14%) CMS
2 15 (26.79%) WebLogic
3 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.93%) JBoss
5 3 (5.36%) Liferay
6 2 (3.57%) Mule
7 1 (1.79%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) RDBMS
1 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
2 11 (19.64%) Oracle Database
3 10 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle OWB
3 10 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (7.14%) DB2
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) JUnit
2 13 (23.21%) Maven
3 12 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
4 11 (19.64%) Jenkins
4 11 (19.64%) Subversion
4 11 (19.64%) Toad
5 10 (17.86%) Ant
5 10 (17.86%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (16.07%) Artifactory
6 9 (16.07%) ClearQuest
6 9 (16.07%) JIRA
7 3 (5.36%) PVCS
8 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
8 2 (3.57%) Mockito
8 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 18 (32.14%) Automotive
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (91.07%) Developer
2 35 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Architect
6 4 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Lead Architect
6 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Systems Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Applications Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (69.64%) J2EE
2 38 (67.86%) HTML
3 27 (48.21%) CSS
3 27 (48.21%) Hibernate
4 25 (44.64%) jQuery
5 21 (37.50%) Spring MVC
6 19 (33.93%) Web Services
7 17 (30.36%) JSP
8 16 (28.57%) XML
9 15 (26.79%) Servlets
10 13 (23.21%) HTML5
11 11 (19.64%) Struts
12 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
12 9 (16.07%) Apache CXF
12 9 (16.07%) CSS3
13 4 (7.14%) DOM
13 4 (7.14%) JMS
13 4 (7.14%) Middleware
14 3 (5.36%) Ajax
14 3 (5.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Unix
2 10 (17.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) MVC
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) Web Development
4 18 (32.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (26.79%) OO
6 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (19.64%) TDD
8 10 (17.86%) Front End Development
9 9 (16.07%) Defect Tracking
9 9 (16.07%) ITIL
9 9 (16.07%) ITSM
9 9 (16.07%) OOP
9 9 (16.07%) Service Management
9 9 (16.07%) UML
10 6 (10.71%) Scrum
10 6 (10.71%) SDLC
11 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
12 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (7.14%) SOA
12 4 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
4 11 (19.64%) PL/SQL
5 10 (17.86%) C++
5 10 (17.86%) VB
6 3 (5.36%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (10.71%) OCPJP
5 5 (8.93%) Degree
6 3 (5.36%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) BEA
2 4 (7.14%) IBM
2 4 (7.14%) Pega
2 4 (7.14%) Sybase
2 4 (7.14%) Vitria
3 2 (3.57%) hybris
4 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.79%) Google