The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
London / City of London
Rank 63 61 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Spring 101 104 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.41% 3.25% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.63% 10.31% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 95 98
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1049 1009 1562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.40% 31.56% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 854 1258
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
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 the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 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 City of London region with a requirement for Spring.

1 165 (93.75%) Java
2 112 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (48.86%) TDD
4 63 (35.80%) JavaScript
5 57 (32.39%) HTML
6 55 (31.25%) Hibernate
7 54 (30.68%) REST
8 52 (29.55%) Scrum
9 49 (27.84%) Web Services
9 49 (27.84%) Banking
10 48 (27.27%) CSS
10 48 (27.27%) Finance
11 47 (26.70%) MVC
12 44 (25.00%) SQL
13 42 (23.86%) BDD
14 39 (22.16%) Jenkins
14 39 (22.16%) J2EE
14 39 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (19.89%) Oracle
16 34 (19.32%) JSON
17 33 (18.75%) Spring MVC
17 33 (18.75%) Microservices
18 32 (18.18%) NoSQL
19 31 (17.61%) Maven
20 30 (17.05%) Git (software)
20 30 (17.05%) Node.js
20 30 (17.05%) AngularJS
21 29 (16.48%) Amazon AWS
21 29 (16.48%) JUnit
21 29 (16.48%) Unix

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 16 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 11 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 11 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.68%) Mule
4 9 (5.11%) JBoss
5 8 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (2.84%) CMS
8 4 (2.27%) Apache
9 3 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.70%) Confluence
10 2 (1.14%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.14%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.57%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.48%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (3.98%) GitHub
4 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.57%) IaaS
6 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.82%) HTTP
2 7 (3.98%) RTP
2 7 (3.98%) RTSP
3 6 (3.41%) Internet
4 3 (1.70%) AMQP
5 2 (1.14%) SNMP
6 1 (0.57%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 17 (9.66%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (9.66%) MySQL
3 16 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 12 (6.82%) Big Data
4 12 (6.82%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.84%) DB2
6 5 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.84%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.27%) Hazelcast
7 4 (2.27%) HBase
7 4 (2.27%) Neo4j
8 3 (1.70%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.70%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (1.14%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.14%) Flink
9 2 (1.14%) Redis
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (22.16%) Jenkins
2 31 (17.61%) Maven
3 30 (17.05%) Git (software)
4 29 (16.48%) JUnit
5 21 (11.93%) Mockito
6 16 (9.09%) JIRA
7 14 (7.95%) Ant
7 14 (7.95%) Selenium
8 12 (6.82%) Subversion
9 11 (6.25%) CruiseControl
10 9 (5.11%) webpack
11 8 (4.55%) Build Forge
11 8 (4.55%) Cucumber
11 8 (4.55%) Hudson
12 7 (3.98%) Babel
12 7 (3.98%) Vagrant
13 6 (3.41%) EasyMock
13 6 (3.41%) SoapUI
14 4 (2.27%) Gerrit
14 4 (2.27%) jMock
General
1 49 (27.84%) Banking
2 48 (27.27%) Finance
3 19 (10.80%) Investment Banking
4 18 (10.23%) Front Office
5 6 (3.41%) Retail
6 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.70%) Advertising
7 3 (1.70%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.70%) Games
7 3 (1.70%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 157 (89.20%) Developer
2 128 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 69 (39.20%) Senior Developer
4 63 (35.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 11 (6.25%) Architect
5 11 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (5.11%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (4.55%) Java Engineer
8 7 (3.98%) Core Java Developer
8 7 (3.98%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.41%) Java Architect
9 6 (3.41%) MongoDB Developer
9 6 (3.41%) Senior Agile Developer
9 6 (3.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 5 (2.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (2.84%) Senior Software Developer
11 4 (2.27%) Front Office Developer
11 4 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.39%) HTML
2 55 (31.25%) Hibernate
3 54 (30.68%) REST
4 49 (27.84%) Web Services
5 48 (27.27%) CSS
6 39 (22.16%) J2EE
7 34 (19.32%) JSON
8 33 (18.75%) Spring MVC
9 30 (17.05%) AngularJS
9 30 (17.05%) Node.js
10 27 (15.34%) JSP
10 27 (15.34%) XML
11 23 (13.07%) Spring Boot
12 22 (12.50%) JMS
12 22 (12.50%) jQuery
13 20 (11.36%) Java EE
13 20 (11.36%) RESTful
14 18 (10.23%) Ajax
14 18 (10.23%) JPA
14 18 (10.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 9 (5.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 9 (5.11%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.98%) MPEG
4 7 (3.98%) Streaming Video
5 6 (3.41%) Derivative
6 5 (2.84%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.84%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.84%) Grid Computing
7 4 (2.27%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.70%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.70%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.70%) User Experience
9 2 (1.14%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.48%) Unix
2 20 (11.36%) Linux
3 7 (3.98%) Android
3 7 (3.98%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.41%) Windows
5 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (48.86%) TDD
3 52 (29.55%) Scrum
4 47 (26.70%) MVC
5 42 (23.86%) BDD
6 39 (22.16%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (18.75%) Microservices
8 28 (15.91%) Multithreading
9 26 (14.77%) OO
10 24 (13.64%) DevOps
10 24 (13.64%) Pair Programming
11 23 (13.07%) Kanban
12 20 (11.36%) E-Commerce
13 18 (10.23%) Open Source
14 17 (9.66%) UML
15 14 (7.95%) Low Latency
15 14 (7.95%) Refactoring
15 14 (7.95%) SDLC
16 13 (7.39%) Automated Testing
16 13 (7.39%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 165 (93.75%) Java
2 63 (35.80%) JavaScript
3 44 (25.00%) SQL
4 19 (10.80%) Scala
5 14 (7.95%) PHP
6 13 (7.39%) Bash Shell
6 13 (7.39%) PL/SQL
7 12 (6.82%) Shell Script
8 9 (5.11%) Python
9 8 (4.55%) C#
10 5 (2.84%) C
11 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.70%) VBA
12 2 (1.14%) ES6
12 2 (1.14%) Go
12 2 (1.14%) Groovy
12 2 (1.14%) Korn
12 2 (1.14%) Perl
12 2 (1.14%) XPath
13 1 (0.57%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 10 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.11%) Degree
2 9 (5.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) MiFID
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 21 (11.93%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (10.23%) Puppet
2 10 (5.68%) Kubernetes
2 10 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.70%) Ansible
4 2 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (1.14%) Marathon
4 2 (1.14%) Mesos
5 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (19.89%) Oracle
2 8 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 7 (3.98%) Brightcove
4 6 (3.41%) MuleSoft
4 6 (3.41%) VMware
5 4 (2.27%) Vertica
5 4 (2.27%) WorldPay
6 3 (1.70%) Adobe
6 3 (1.70%) Hortonworks
6 3 (1.70%) Solace
6 3 (1.70%) Sybase
6 3 (1.70%) Teradata
7 2 (1.14%) Canoo
7 2 (1.14%) hybris
8 1 (0.57%) Apigee
8 1 (0.57%) Black Duck
8 1 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.57%) SAP
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