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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 86 83 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -29
Contract jobs citing Spring 88 136 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.54% 2.52% 3.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.20% 8.24% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 114 159
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £349 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £187.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
Spring
London

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
1222 1651 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.29% 30.58% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1033 1353 1295
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for Spring.

1 197 (96.57%) Java
2 116 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (42.16%) Finance
4 79 (38.73%) TDD
5 78 (38.24%) JavaScript
6 73 (35.78%) Banking
7 71 (34.80%) HTML
8 69 (33.82%) CSS
9 62 (30.39%) Scrum
10 60 (29.41%) SQL
10 60 (29.41%) AngularJS
11 58 (28.43%) REST
12 53 (25.98%) Web Services
13 52 (25.49%) Oracle
14 49 (24.02%) Hibernate
15 48 (23.53%) Node.js
16 42 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
17 41 (20.10%) OO
18 39 (19.12%) J2EE
18 39 (19.12%) Maven
18 39 (19.12%) HTML5
19 36 (17.65%) Git (software)
19 36 (17.65%) SOAP
20 34 (16.67%) JUnit
20 34 (16.67%) MVC
21 33 (16.18%) Struts
21 33 (16.18%) Pair Programming
22 32 (15.69%) CSS3
23 30 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
24 29 (14.22%) GWT

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 18 (8.82%) JBoss
1 18 (8.82%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.35%) Jetty
3 13 (6.37%) Oracle Coherence
4 10 (4.90%) Mule
4 10 (4.90%) nginx
5 8 (3.92%) Apache Spark
5 8 (3.92%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.43%) Mule ESB
6 7 (3.43%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.94%) Apache
8 5 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.47%) Confluence
10 2 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.98%) GemFire
10 2 (0.98%) WildFly
11 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.49%) Loan IQ
1 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.41%) GitHub
3 8 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.49%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.49%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.94%) HTTP
2 3 (1.47%) SNMP
3 2 (0.98%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.76%) MySQL
1 24 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 14 (6.86%) Oracle Database
3 12 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (5.39%) Apache Hive
4 11 (5.39%) SQL Server
5 10 (4.90%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.90%) Neo4j
5 10 (4.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (4.41%) Impala
6 9 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.43%) Big Data
7 7 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.94%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.45%) DB2
10 4 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.96%) QlikView
11 2 (0.98%) HBase
11 2 (0.98%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 39 (19.12%) Maven
2 36 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 34 (16.67%) JUnit
4 21 (10.29%) Subversion
5 20 (9.80%) Jenkins
6 19 (9.31%) JIRA
7 17 (8.33%) Selenium
8 12 (5.88%) Eclipse
8 12 (5.88%) TeamCity
9 11 (5.39%) Ant
10 9 (4.41%) IntelliJ
11 8 (3.92%) Mockito
11 8 (3.92%) SoapUI
11 8 (3.92%) Vagrant
12 7 (3.43%) Gradle
13 6 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (2.94%) Cucumber
13 6 (2.94%) GitLab
14 5 (2.45%) gulp
14 5 (2.45%) SonarQube
General
1 86 (42.16%) Finance
2 73 (35.78%) Banking
3 17 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.43%) Front Office
4 7 (3.43%) Marketing
4 7 (3.43%) Retail
5 6 (2.94%) Law
6 5 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.98%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.98%) Games
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (91.18%) Developer
2 156 (76.47%) Java Developer
3 63 (30.88%) Senior Developer
4 57 (27.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 31 (15.20%) Full Stack Developer
6 17 (8.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 14 (6.86%) Agile Developer
8 10 (4.90%) Agile Java Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Core Java Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Lead Developer
10 8 (3.92%) AWS Developer
10 8 (3.92%) Integration Developer
10 8 (3.92%) Lead Java Developer
10 8 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (3.43%) Architect
11 7 (3.43%) Java Engineer
12 6 (2.94%) Analyst
12 6 (2.94%) Angular Developer
12 6 (2.94%) Java Web Developer
12 6 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (34.80%) HTML
2 69 (33.82%) CSS
3 60 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 58 (28.43%) REST
5 53 (25.98%) Web Services
6 49 (24.02%) Hibernate
7 48 (23.53%) Node.js
8 39 (19.12%) HTML5
8 39 (19.12%) J2EE
9 36 (17.65%) SOAP
10 33 (16.18%) Struts
11 32 (15.69%) CSS3
12 29 (14.22%) GWT
12 29 (14.22%) Spring MVC
13 27 (13.24%) Struts2
13 27 (13.24%) XML
14 26 (12.75%) JSON
15 25 (12.25%) JMS
16 24 (11.76%) jQuery
17 22 (10.78%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.43%) Fixed Income
2 6 (2.94%) Derivative
2 6 (2.94%) User Experience
3 5 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.47%) Fintech
5 3 (1.47%) Life Science
6 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.98%) Equities
6 2 (0.98%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.98%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.49%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.49%) RIA
7 1 (0.49%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.27%) Unix
2 19 (9.31%) Linux
3 3 (1.47%) Mac OS X
3 3 (1.47%) Solaris
3 3 (1.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.49%) CentOS
4 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (38.73%) TDD
3 62 (30.39%) Scrum
4 42 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (20.10%) OO
6 34 (16.67%) MVC
7 33 (16.18%) Pair Programming
8 24 (11.76%) Kanban
9 23 (11.27%) BDD
10 21 (10.29%) OOP
11 17 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 17 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 16 (7.84%) Configuration Management
12 16 (7.84%) Continuous Delivery
12 16 (7.84%) Microservices
13 14 (6.86%) SDLC
13 14 (6.86%) SOA
14 13 (6.37%) Unit Testing
14 13 (6.37%) Web Development
15 10 (4.90%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 197 (96.57%) Java
2 78 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 60 (29.41%) SQL
4 22 (10.78%) PL/SQL
5 21 (10.29%) Scala
6 14 (6.86%) Shell Script
7 9 (4.41%) PHP
8 7 (3.43%) Python
9 6 (2.94%) Ruby
10 4 (1.96%) C
10 4 (1.96%) C#
10 4 (1.96%) C++
10 4 (1.96%) VB
10 4 (1.96%) VBA
11 3 (1.47%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.47%) Groovy
11 3 (1.47%) Perl
11 3 (1.47%) SOQL
12 2 (0.98%) COBOL
13 1 (0.49%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 14 (6.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.37%) SC Cleared
3 12 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.45%) QA
2 3 (1.47%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (4.90%) Docker
2 5 (2.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.98%) HDFS
4 1 (0.49%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 9 (4.41%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.92%) Puppet
3 4 (1.96%) BladeLogic
3 4 (1.96%) Control-M
4 3 (1.47%) Ansible
5 1 (0.49%) Graphite
5 1 (0.49%) Oozie
5 1 (0.49%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (25.49%) Oracle
2 9 (4.41%) Google
3 8 (3.92%) Sybase
3 8 (3.92%) VMware
4 5 (2.45%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.96%) Remedy
6 3 (1.47%) Canoo
6 3 (1.47%) Charles River
6 3 (1.47%) hybris
6 3 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.47%) Solace
7 1 (0.49%) Black Duck
7 1 (0.49%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.49%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.49%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.49%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.49%) Sencha
7 1 (0.49%) Terracotta
7 1 (0.49%) Twitter
7 1 (0.49%) Vertica
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday