The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 7 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 9.68% 10.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.08% 28.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £405
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
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
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 41.94% 35.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Bolton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bolton 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 Bolton

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 10 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Spring.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) FindBugs
2 2 (66.67%) Secure Coding
2 2 (66.67%) Checkstyle
2 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) Toad
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Java SE
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) JSF

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Checkstyle
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) FindBugs
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Java SE
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OWASP
1 2 (66.67%) Secure Coding
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle