The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 56 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing Spring 19 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.13% 0.34% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.06% 1.38% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 16
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £445 £413
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 £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Spring
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
269 218 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 30.09% 24.38% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 178 178
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+288.88% -77.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Bristol region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Spring.

1 40 (86.96%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (50.00%) jQuery
5 19 (41.30%) RESTful
5 19 (41.30%) Hibernate
6 17 (36.96%) Spring MVC
6 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
7 16 (34.78%) MVC
8 15 (32.61%) Scrum
8 15 (32.61%) JSF
8 15 (32.61%) Web Development
9 14 (30.43%) HTML
10 13 (28.26%) CSS
11 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
12 10 (21.74%) TDD
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle
13 8 (17.39%) JSON
13 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
13 8 (17.39%) Docker
13 8 (17.39%) DevOps
13 8 (17.39%) Microservices
14 7 (15.22%) JUnit
14 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
14 7 (15.22%) Maven
15 6 (13.04%) Web Services
15 6 (13.04%) Apache
15 6 (13.04%) MySQL
15 6 (13.04%) Kubernetes
15 6 (13.04%) REST

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (13.04%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) CMS
2 4 (8.70%) Liferay
3 3 (6.52%) Mule
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
3 7 (15.22%) JUnit
3 7 (15.22%) Maven
4 6 (13.04%) Mockito
5 4 (8.70%) Selenium
6 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) Hamcrest
7 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 38 (82.61%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (6.52%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Build Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Release Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) jQuery
2 19 (41.30%) Hibernate
2 19 (41.30%) RESTful
3 17 (36.96%) AngularJS
3 17 (36.96%) Spring MVC
4 15 (32.61%) JSF
5 14 (30.43%) HTML
6 13 (28.26%) CSS
7 8 (17.39%) JSON
8 6 (13.04%) REST
8 6 (13.04%) Web Services
9 5 (10.87%) SOAP
10 4 (8.70%) CSS3
10 4 (8.70%) Dropwizard
10 4 (8.70%) HTML5
10 4 (8.70%) J2EE
11 3 (6.52%) JDBC
11 3 (6.52%) LAMP
11 3 (6.52%) Sass
11 3 (6.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) MVC
3 15 (32.61%) Scrum
3 15 (32.61%) Web Development
4 10 (21.74%) TDD
5 8 (17.39%) DevOps
5 8 (17.39%) Microservices
6 7 (15.22%) Pair Programming
7 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (10.87%) SDLC
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.70%) Content Management
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Kanban
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.52%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (86.96%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) PHP
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Groovy
5 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) LXC
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.35%) Mesos
3 1 (2.17%) Graylog
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Google
3 4 (8.70%) ATG
3 4 (8.70%) hybris
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com