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 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 45 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Spring 19 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.70% 1.05% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.85% 5.22% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 4
Median daily rate £391 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £357
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
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
242 134 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.42% 20.12% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 92 102
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £550 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+614.28% -49.09%
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 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 9 December 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Spring.

1 32 (96.97%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 24 (72.73%) HTML
4 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (60.61%) jQuery
6 17 (51.52%) Hibernate
7 15 (45.45%) Web Development
7 15 (45.45%) MVC
7 15 (45.45%) J2EE
8 14 (42.42%) Spring MVC
9 13 (39.39%) CSS
9 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
10 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 11 (33.33%) Struts
11 10 (30.30%) JIRA
11 10 (30.30%) TDD
11 10 (30.30%) REST
12 9 (27.27%) HTML5
12 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
12 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
12 9 (27.27%) Front End Development
13 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
13 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
13 8 (24.24%) Oracle
14 7 (21.21%) Web Services
14 7 (21.21%) Linux
14 7 (21.21%) Finance
14 7 (21.21%) Selenium
15 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL

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 6 (18.18%) CMS
2 5 (15.15%) Confluence
3 3 (9.09%) JBoss
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 5 (15.15%) Hazelcast
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (9.09%) Redis
6 2 (6.06%) MySQL
7 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (30.30%) JIRA
3 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 7 (21.21%) Selenium
5 6 (18.18%) JUnit
6 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
6 5 (15.15%) Jasmine
6 5 (15.15%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (15.15%) Protractor
7 3 (9.09%) Ant
7 3 (9.09%) Artifactory
7 3 (9.09%) ClearQuest
7 3 (9.09%) Maven
7 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (9.09%) Subversion
7 3 (9.09%) TestNG
7 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
8 2 (6.06%) DbUnit
8 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
8 2 (6.06%) Toad
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.03%) ETL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Excel Developer
6 1 (3.03%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 20 (60.61%) jQuery
3 17 (51.52%) Hibernate
4 15 (45.45%) J2EE
5 14 (42.42%) Spring MVC
6 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
6 13 (39.39%) CSS
7 11 (33.33%) Struts
8 10 (30.30%) REST
9 9 (27.27%) HTML5
10 7 (21.21%) Web Services
11 6 (18.18%) React
12 5 (15.15%) Spring Boot
12 5 (15.15%) Struts2
12 5 (15.15%) XML
13 4 (12.12%) .NET
13 4 (12.12%) Angular 2
13 4 (12.12%) Java EE
13 4 (12.12%) Servlets
13 4 (12.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) MVC
2 15 (45.45%) Web Development
3 10 (30.30%) TDD
4 9 (27.27%) Front End Development
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (15.15%) OO
7 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (15.15%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) SOLID
7 5 (15.15%) Web Testing
8 4 (12.12%) BDD
8 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (9.09%) OOP
9 3 (9.09%) UML
10 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.06%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (6.06%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) VB
5 2 (6.06%) XQuery
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) OCPJP
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) hybris
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft