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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
North West / Cheshire
Rank 27 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 21 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.27% 3.71% 3.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.38% 14.22% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 18
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £260 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £377
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £51.25 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +10.21%

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
146 232 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.67% 26.10% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 157 119
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -65.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 8 £438 - 1
Knutsford +11 2 £369 +22.91%
Chester 0 2 £375 -5.36% 6
Daresbury - 1 - -
Spring
North West

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 48 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (60.42%) RESTful
4 26 (54.17%) TDD
5 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (43.75%) E-Commerce
7 20 (41.67%) Scrum
7 20 (41.67%) AngularJS
8 18 (37.50%) jQuery
8 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (35.42%) CSS
9 17 (35.42%) HTML
10 16 (33.33%) Web Services
10 16 (33.33%) hybris
10 16 (33.33%) Web Development
10 16 (33.33%) JSON
11 15 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
11 15 (31.25%) HTML5
11 15 (31.25%) Selenium
11 15 (31.25%) Pair Programming
11 15 (31.25%) Configuration Management
11 15 (31.25%) CSS3
12 14 (29.17%) Dropwizard
12 14 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (29.17%) Content Management
13 13 (27.08%) Kanban
13 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
13 13 (27.08%) SDLC
13 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
13 13 (27.08%) Responsive Web Design

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 12 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (8.33%) JBoss
2 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.25%) GlassFish
3 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.08%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Selenium
2 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
3 8 (16.67%) JUnit
4 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.50%) Maven
5 4 (8.33%) Ant
5 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.25%) Gradle
6 3 (6.25%) Mockito
7 2 (4.17%) CruiseControl
7 2 (4.17%) EasyMock
7 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.17%) JBehave
7 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.08%) JProfiler
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) Developer
2 38 (79.17%) Java Developer
3 2 (4.17%) Architect
3 2 (4.17%) Java Architect
3 2 (4.17%) Java Solutions Architect
3 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
3 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
3 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (4.17%) Web Architect
3 2 (4.17%) XML Developer
4 1 (2.08%) Agile Developer
4 1 (2.08%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (2.08%) Angular Developer
4 1 (2.08%) AWS Developer
4 1 (2.08%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.08%) Technical Leader
4 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (60.42%) RESTful
2 20 (41.67%) AngularJS
3 18 (37.50%) jQuery
4 17 (35.42%) CSS
4 17 (35.42%) HTML
5 16 (33.33%) JSON
5 16 (33.33%) Web Services
6 15 (31.25%) CSS3
6 15 (31.25%) HTML5
7 14 (29.17%) Dropwizard
8 12 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 10 (20.83%) SOAP
10 8 (16.67%) REST
11 7 (14.58%) J2EE
12 6 (12.50%) JPA
12 6 (12.50%) XML
13 5 (10.42%) Java EE
13 5 (10.42%) Struts
14 4 (8.33%) Spring Boot
15 3 (6.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
1 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) DataPower
2 1 (2.08%) Derivative
2 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) TDD
3 21 (43.75%) E-Commerce
4 20 (41.67%) Scrum
5 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (33.33%) Web Development
7 15 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 15 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (31.25%) Pair Programming
8 14 (29.17%) Content Management
8 14 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (27.08%) Kanban
9 13 (27.08%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (27.08%) SDLC
9 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
10 12 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (18.75%) OO
12 6 (12.50%) BDD
13 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
14 4 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) Groovy
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Capistrano
1 2 (4.17%) Nagios
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) hybris
2 12 (25.00%) ATG
3 3 (6.25%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Kony
4 1 (2.08%) Perforce
4 1 (2.08%) Sybase
4 1 (2.08%) Yahoo!
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