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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 44 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing Spring 27 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.38% 3.42% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.06% 14.72% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 8
Median daily rate £418 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.10% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £398 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £550 £449
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 £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
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
192 265 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.03% 23.27% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 201 103
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £540 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 10
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.33 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.53% -46.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +8 7 £430 +1.17% 3
Knutsford +9 2 £390 -17.89%
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Spring.

1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (59.46%) XML
4 41 (55.41%) Web Services
5 37 (50.00%) SOAP
6 34 (45.95%) TDD
7 33 (44.59%) J2EE
8 32 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (41.89%) Kanban
9 31 (41.89%) Finance
10 30 (40.54%) JDBC
10 30 (40.54%) RESTful
11 29 (39.19%) SQL
11 29 (39.19%) Oracle
12 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
12 26 (35.14%) WSDL
13 25 (33.78%) JAX-WS
13 25 (33.78%) JSON
14 24 (32.43%) HTML
14 24 (32.43%) Waterfall
15 23 (31.08%) Scrum
16 22 (29.73%) AngularJS
17 21 (28.38%) System Integration Testing
17 21 (28.38%) AOP
17 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
17 21 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
17 21 (28.38%) Integration Testing
18 20 (27.03%) Selenium
18 20 (27.03%) JAXB
19 19 (25.68%) CSS

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 15 (20.27%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.16%) CMS
3 8 (10.81%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.70%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) HTTP
2 3 (4.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.35%) Informix
5 1 (1.35%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Selenium
2 13 (17.57%) Cucumber
2 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
3 12 (16.22%) JUnit
4 11 (14.86%) JIRA
5 10 (13.51%) Subversion
6 5 (6.76%) SonarQube
7 4 (5.41%) Maven
8 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.05%) Mockito
9 2 (2.70%) Checkstyle
9 2 (2.70%) FindBugs
9 2 (2.70%) Gradle
10 1 (1.35%) Ant
10 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.35%) Introscope
10 1 (1.35%) JProfiler
General
1 31 (41.89%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Banking
3 7 (9.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (6.76%) International Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 69 (93.24%) Developer
2 59 (79.73%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.27%) Senior Developer
4 13 (17.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Applications Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Java Applications Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Senior Applications Developer
6 10 (13.51%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 8 (10.81%) XML Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Digital Developer
8 5 (6.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Angular Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Agile Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Analytics Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Visual Analytics Developer
11 1 (1.35%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (59.46%) XML
2 41 (55.41%) Web Services
3 37 (50.00%) SOAP
4 33 (44.59%) J2EE
5 30 (40.54%) JDBC
5 30 (40.54%) RESTful
6 26 (35.14%) WSDL
7 25 (33.78%) JAX-WS
7 25 (33.78%) JSON
8 24 (32.43%) HTML
9 22 (29.73%) AngularJS
10 20 (27.03%) JAXB
11 19 (25.68%) CSS
12 16 (21.62%) HTML5
12 16 (21.62%) jQuery
13 14 (18.92%) XSLT
14 11 (14.86%) Apache Camel
14 11 (14.86%) Dropwizard
14 11 (14.86%) REST
15 10 (13.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.95%) TDD
3 32 (43.24%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (41.89%) Kanban
5 24 (32.43%) Waterfall
6 23 (31.08%) Scrum
7 21 (28.38%) AOP
7 21 (28.38%) Integration Testing
7 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
7 21 (28.38%) System Integration Testing
7 21 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (20.27%) BDD
9 12 (16.22%) Pair Programming
9 12 (16.22%) Web Development
10 11 (14.86%) E-Commerce
10 11 (14.86%) SDLC
11 10 (13.51%) Configuration Management
11 10 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (13.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (39.19%) SQL
3 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 16 (21.62%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.76%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.35%) Groovy
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Ansible
1 1 (1.35%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) Oracle
2 13 (17.57%) IBM
3 11 (14.86%) hybris
4 9 (12.16%) ATG
5 4 (5.41%) Perforce
6 3 (4.05%) Sybase
6 3 (4.05%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.35%) Adobe
7 1 (1.35%) Compuware
7 1 (1.35%) HP
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago