The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 39 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing Spring 28 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.78% 2.79% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 11.67% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 6
Median daily rate £430 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £363 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
Spring
North 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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
210 257 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.34% 23.88% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 193 124
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.33 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.53% -49.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Chester +18 21 £475 +22.58% 1
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (72.31%) XML
3 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (63.08%) Web Services
5 35 (53.85%) J2EE
6 34 (52.31%) SOAP
7 33 (50.77%) Oracle
7 33 (50.77%) JDBC
7 33 (50.77%) Finance
8 32 (49.23%) SQL
9 29 (44.62%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (41.54%) Kanban
10 27 (41.54%) TDD
10 27 (41.54%) WSDL
11 26 (40.00%) JAX-WS
11 26 (40.00%) Waterfall
12 24 (36.92%) Integration Testing
12 24 (36.92%) Software Engineering
12 24 (36.92%) System Integration Testing
13 22 (33.85%) AOP
13 22 (33.85%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
14 21 (32.31%) JAXB
14 21 (32.31%) RESTful
15 20 (30.77%) WebSphere
15 20 (30.77%) HTML
16 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database
17 18 (27.69%) PL/SQL
17 18 (27.69%) Selenium
17 18 (27.69%) JSON

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 20 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 10 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.15%) CMS
4 4 (6.15%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) HTTP
2 5 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) Informix
4 1 (1.54%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Selenium
2 16 (24.62%) Jenkins
3 15 (23.08%) JIRA
4 12 (18.46%) Subversion
5 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 9 (13.85%) JUnit
7 5 (7.69%) Maven
7 5 (7.69%) Mockito
7 5 (7.69%) SonarQube
8 4 (6.15%) Checkstyle
8 4 (6.15%) FindBugs
9 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.54%) Ant
10 1 (1.54%) Gradle
10 1 (1.54%) Introscope
General
1 33 (50.77%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (7.69%) International Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (92.31%) Developer
2 51 (78.46%) Java Developer
3 17 (26.15%) Senior Developer
4 15 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Applications Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Java Applications Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Senior Applications Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 8 (12.31%) XML Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Digital Developer
8 5 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Angular Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (4.62%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Analytics Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (72.31%) XML
2 41 (63.08%) Web Services
3 35 (53.85%) J2EE
4 34 (52.31%) SOAP
5 33 (50.77%) JDBC
6 27 (41.54%) WSDL
7 26 (40.00%) JAX-WS
8 21 (32.31%) JAXB
8 21 (32.31%) RESTful
9 20 (30.77%) HTML
10 18 (27.69%) JSON
11 17 (26.15%) CSS
11 17 (26.15%) XSLT
12 14 (21.54%) AngularJS
13 13 (20.00%) Apache Camel
14 12 (18.46%) jQuery
15 11 (16.92%) HTML5
16 9 (13.85%) JSP
17 8 (12.31%) Middleware
17 8 (12.31%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.62%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (44.62%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (41.54%) Kanban
3 27 (41.54%) TDD
4 26 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 24 (36.92%) Integration Testing
5 24 (36.92%) Software Engineering
5 24 (36.92%) System Integration Testing
6 22 (33.85%) AOP
6 22 (33.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (23.08%) Scrum
8 14 (21.54%) BDD
9 9 (13.85%) Analytics
9 9 (13.85%) MVC
9 9 (13.85%) Visual Analytics
10 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.31%) Extreme Programming
10 8 (12.31%) Web Development
11 7 (10.77%) Pair Programming
12 6 (9.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (49.23%) SQL
3 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.69%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Oracle
2 17 (26.15%) IBM
3 6 (9.23%) hybris
4 5 (7.69%) Perforce
5 4 (6.15%) ATG
5 4 (6.15%) Sybase
5 4 (6.15%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Compuware
6 1 (1.54%) HP
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