The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 35 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Spring 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.67% 1.90% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 7.07% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £388 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +54.92%
Spring
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 99 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.33% 26.90% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 74 96
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.60 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (86.67%) TDD
4 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (66.67%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) HTML
6 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
7 7 (46.67%) OO
7 7 (46.67%) HTML5
7 7 (46.67%) REST
8 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
8 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (40.00%) Scrum
9 5 (33.33%) CSS
9 5 (33.33%) Oracle
9 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 5 (33.33%) Analytics
9 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 5 (33.33%) BDD
9 5 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
10 4 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (26.67%) JUnit
10 4 (26.67%) XML
10 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
10 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
10 4 (26.67%) Maven
11 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (20.00%) Information Security
11 3 (20.00%) MVC

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (20.00%) JBoss
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (20.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (26.67%) JUnit
3 4 (26.67%) Maven
4 3 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 3 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (20.00%) Mockito
4 3 (20.00%) WebStorm
5 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (6.67%) Ant
6 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium
6 1 (6.67%) Subversion
6 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) HTML5
2 7 (46.67%) REST
3 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (26.67%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Angular 2
5 3 (20.00%) JPA
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 3 (20.00%) Middleware
5 3 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) XML Schema
6 2 (13.33%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) GWT
7 1 (6.67%) JAX-RS
7 1 (6.67%) Smart GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) OO
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) Analytics
6 5 (33.33%) BDD
6 5 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
7 3 (20.00%) BPMN
7 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (20.00%) Information Security
7 3 (20.00%) Microservices
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) Open Source
7 3 (20.00%) SOA
8 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.67%) Document Management
8 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
8 1 (6.67%) SDLC
8 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Groovy
4 3 (20.00%) Scala
4 3 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (6.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (20.00%) MOM
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
2 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) New Relic
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat