The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 63 75 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing Spring 14 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.51% 1.14% 1.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.62% 4.95% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 19
Median daily rate £306 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £377 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
249 283 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.92% 23.08% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 170 167
Median daily rate £330 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £426 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +113.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Milton Keynes +7 10 £350 +3.70% 3
High Wycombe - 2 £245 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 16 (37.21%) Hibernate
5 15 (34.88%) HTML
6 14 (32.56%) J2EE
6 14 (32.56%) JSP
7 12 (27.91%) SQL
7 12 (27.91%) Web Services
7 12 (27.91%) XML
8 11 (25.58%) Maven
8 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
9 10 (23.26%) Oracle
9 10 (23.26%) CSS
10 9 (20.93%) SOA
10 9 (20.93%) TDD
10 9 (20.93%) Selenium
11 8 (18.60%) Unit Testing
11 8 (18.60%) Linux
11 8 (18.60%) Struts
11 8 (18.60%) Scrum
12 7 (16.28%) Middleware
12 7 (16.28%) OO
12 7 (16.28%) JUnit
12 7 (16.28%) RESTful
12 7 (16.28%) Degree
13 6 (13.95%) JIRA
13 6 (13.95%) Pair Programming
13 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (13.95%) QA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (25.58%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Redis
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Maven
2 9 (20.93%) Selenium
3 7 (16.28%) JUnit
4 6 (13.95%) Eclipse
4 6 (13.95%) JIRA
5 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.33%) Ant
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.33%) Gradle
7 1 (2.33%) Subversion
7 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (6.98%) Banking
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
2 29 (67.44%) Java Developer
3 14 (32.56%) Senior Developer
3 14 (32.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Architect
4 7 (16.28%) Java Architect
5 6 (13.95%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.65%) Java Programmer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Hibernate
2 15 (34.88%) HTML
3 14 (32.56%) J2EE
3 14 (32.56%) JSP
4 12 (27.91%) Web Services
4 12 (27.91%) XML
5 10 (23.26%) CSS
6 8 (18.60%) Struts
7 7 (16.28%) Middleware
7 7 (16.28%) RESTful
8 6 (13.95%) Node.js
8 6 (13.95%) Servlets
9 5 (11.63%) JDBC
9 5 (11.63%) JMS
9 5 (11.63%) Spring Boot
10 4 (9.30%) DHTML
11 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
11 3 (6.98%) HTML5
12 2 (4.65%) jQuery
12 2 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) SOA
2 9 (20.93%) TDD
3 8 (18.60%) Scrum
3 8 (18.60%) Unit Testing
4 7 (16.28%) OO
5 6 (13.95%) Pair Programming
5 6 (13.95%) SDLC
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.63%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.63%) Microservices
7 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
7 4 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (9.30%) Open Source
7 4 (9.30%) Software Architecture
7 4 (9.30%) Test Planning
7 4 (9.30%) Use Case
7 4 (9.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) Groovy
4 1 (2.33%) Scala
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) ISEB
2 5 (11.63%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.30%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Sun
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian