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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 62 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Spring 14 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.48% 2.21% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.01% 8.15% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 16
Median daily rate £325 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £375 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +52.77%
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
233 319 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.63% 27.17% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 182 153
Median daily rate £339 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +113.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -4 10 £355 +9.23% 3
High Wycombe - 3 £188 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
3 27 (54.00%) J2EE
3 27 (54.00%) Hibernate
4 26 (52.00%) JSP
5 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (44.00%) HTML
7 20 (40.00%) Struts
8 19 (38.00%) XML
9 18 (36.00%) Oracle
10 15 (30.00%) Servlets
11 14 (28.00%) CSS
11 14 (28.00%) OO
12 12 (24.00%) Web Services
12 12 (24.00%) Scrum
13 11 (22.00%) Maven
13 11 (22.00%) Open Source
13 11 (22.00%) JMS
13 11 (22.00%) JDBC
14 10 (20.00%) JUnit
14 10 (20.00%) SQL
14 10 (20.00%) DHTML
14 10 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
14 10 (20.00%) Eclipse
14 10 (20.00%) HTTP
14 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 10 (20.00%) Software Architecture
14 10 (20.00%) Selenium
14 10 (20.00%) Use Case
14 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing

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 9 (18.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.00%) Node.js
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.00%) Liferay
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) HTTP
1 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) DB2
2 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Maven
2 10 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 10 (20.00%) JUnit
2 10 (20.00%) Selenium
3 4 (8.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.00%) Ant
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) Gradle
5 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Developer
2 36 (72.00%) Java Developer
3 18 (36.00%) Senior Developer
3 18 (36.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (32.00%) J2EE Developer
4 16 (32.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (24.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 8 (16.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 8 (16.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (14.00%) Architect
8 7 (14.00%) Java Architect
9 4 (8.00%) Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Architect
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Architect
10 3 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Java Team Leader
10 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
11 2 (4.00%) J2EE Programmer
11 2 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) Hibernate
1 27 (54.00%) J2EE
2 26 (52.00%) JSP
3 22 (44.00%) HTML
4 20 (40.00%) Struts
5 19 (38.00%) XML
6 15 (30.00%) Servlets
7 14 (28.00%) CSS
8 12 (24.00%) Web Services
9 11 (22.00%) JDBC
9 11 (22.00%) JMS
10 10 (20.00%) DHTML
11 7 (14.00%) Middleware
12 6 (12.00%) Java EE
12 6 (12.00%) SOAP
13 5 (10.00%) jQuery
13 5 (10.00%) RESTful
13 5 (10.00%) XSLT
14 4 (8.00%) WSDL
15 3 (6.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) OO
3 12 (24.00%) Scrum
4 11 (22.00%) Open Source
5 10 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (20.00%) Use Case
6 7 (14.00%) TDD
6 7 (14.00%) Validation
7 6 (12.00%) SOA
8 5 (10.00%) Pair Programming
8 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.00%) SDLC
10 3 (6.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (6.00%) Functional Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Microservices
10 3 (6.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (6.00%) ISEB
3 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Sun
3 1 (2.00%) Atlassian