The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 16 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Spring 4 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.30% 7.03% 9.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.12% 21.43% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 13
Median daily rate £425 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +4.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +22.58%

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 35.48% 32.81% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 29
Median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £423 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

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

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) J2EE
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) JSTL
6 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) hybris
6 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) JBoss
6 2 (25.00%) RAD
6 2 (25.00%) RUP
6 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) Struts
6 2 (25.00%) UML
6 2 (25.00%) Validation

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) JSTL
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Struts
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) RAD
3 2 (25.00%) RUP
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) hybris
Chester, Cheshire
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