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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 85 50 73
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +23
Contract jobs citing Spring 81 130 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.53% 3.76% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.77% 11.72% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 104 118
Median daily rate £500 £500 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £354 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £618 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +56.25%
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
1196 1109 1693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.38% 32.05% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 933 1350
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 £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £26.32 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.26%
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 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 7 December 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 7 December 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.

1 160 (95.81%) Java
2 104 (62.28%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (40.72%) Web Services
3 68 (40.72%) REST
4 64 (38.32%) TDD
5 55 (32.93%) JavaScript
6 51 (30.54%) SQL
7 50 (29.94%) HTML
8 49 (29.34%) Finance
9 48 (28.74%) Hibernate
10 46 (27.54%) MVC
10 46 (27.54%) CSS
11 41 (24.55%) J2EE
11 41 (24.55%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (23.95%) Scrum
13 39 (23.35%) Banking
14 38 (22.75%) Maven
14 38 (22.75%) Git (software)
14 38 (22.75%) Jenkins
15 37 (22.16%) Amazon AWS
16 35 (20.96%) AngularJS
17 33 (19.76%) JSON
18 32 (19.16%) Spring MVC
19 29 (17.37%) Pair Programming
20 28 (16.77%) Oracle
20 28 (16.77%) Node.js
21 27 (16.17%) JUnit
22 26 (15.57%) JSP
22 26 (15.57%) SOAP
22 26 (15.57%) JMS

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 20 (11.98%) JBoss
2 15 (8.98%) Apache Spark
3 13 (7.78%) Mule
4 8 (4.79%) Mule ESB
5 7 (4.19%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (3.59%) Apache
6 6 (3.59%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (2.99%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.40%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.80%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.80%) CMS
9 3 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.20%) Confluence
10 2 (1.20%) WildFly
11 1 (0.60%) GemFire
11 1 (0.60%) Jetty
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Loan IQ
1 1 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (22.16%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.78%) GitHub
3 9 (5.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.19%) HTTP
1 7 (4.19%) Internet
2 4 (2.40%) SNMP
3 3 (1.80%) AMQP
3 3 (1.80%) RTP
3 3 (1.80%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.98%) MySQL
2 18 (10.78%) NoSQL
3 16 (9.58%) MongoDB
4 15 (8.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (7.19%) Hadoop
5 12 (7.19%) SQL Server
6 11 (6.59%) Big Data
7 9 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (5.39%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.59%) DB2
9 4 (2.40%) Apache Hive
9 4 (2.40%) HBase
9 4 (2.40%) Neo4j
9 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.40%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.80%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.80%) Jackrabbit
11 2 (1.20%) QlikView
11 2 (1.20%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 38 (22.75%) Git (software)
1 38 (22.75%) Jenkins
1 38 (22.75%) Maven
2 27 (16.17%) JUnit
3 21 (12.57%) Subversion
4 18 (10.78%) JIRA
5 15 (8.98%) Ant
6 14 (8.38%) Selenium
6 14 (8.38%) Vagrant
7 13 (7.78%) Mockito
7 13 (7.78%) SoapUI
8 11 (6.59%) CruiseControl
9 8 (4.79%) Build Forge
9 8 (4.79%) Gradle
9 8 (4.79%) Hudson
10 7 (4.19%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.99%) ClearCase
11 5 (2.99%) IntelliJ
11 5 (2.99%) webpack
General
1 49 (29.34%) Finance
2 39 (23.35%) Banking
3 9 (5.39%) Retail
4 7 (4.19%) Front Office
5 5 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.99%) Law
5 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.40%) Advertising
7 3 (1.80%) Games
7 3 (1.80%) Marketing
8 2 (1.20%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 147 (88.02%) Developer
2 120 (71.86%) Java Developer
3 51 (30.54%) Senior Developer
4 41 (24.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (7.19%) Agile Developer
6 10 (5.99%) Core Java Developer
7 9 (5.39%) Architect
7 9 (5.39%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (5.39%) Software Developer
8 8 (4.79%) Java Engineer
9 7 (4.19%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (3.59%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (3.59%) Java Web Developer
10 6 (3.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (3.59%) Web Developer
11 5 (2.99%) Integration Developer
11 5 (2.99%) J2EE Web Developer
11 5 (2.99%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
12 4 (2.40%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (40.72%) REST
1 68 (40.72%) Web Services
2 50 (29.94%) HTML
3 48 (28.74%) Hibernate
4 46 (27.54%) CSS
5 41 (24.55%) J2EE
6 35 (20.96%) AngularJS
7 33 (19.76%) JSON
8 32 (19.16%) Spring MVC
9 28 (16.77%) Node.js
10 26 (15.57%) JMS
10 26 (15.57%) jQuery
10 26 (15.57%) JSP
10 26 (15.57%) SOAP
11 23 (13.77%) XML
12 21 (12.57%) RESTful
13 20 (11.98%) Ajax
13 20 (11.98%) JPA
14 18 (10.78%) Akka
15 17 (10.18%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.59%) N-Tier
2 8 (4.79%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.19%) User Experience
4 5 (2.99%) Credit Risk
4 5 (2.99%) Derivative
4 5 (2.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.99%) Grid Computing
5 4 (2.40%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.40%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.80%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.80%) MPEG
6 3 (1.80%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.80%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.20%) Equities
7 2 (1.20%) Life Science
7 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.17%) Unix
2 16 (9.58%) Linux
3 6 (3.59%) Windows
4 4 (2.40%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.80%) Android
5 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (62.28%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (38.32%) TDD
3 46 (27.54%) MVC
4 41 (24.55%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (23.95%) Scrum
6 29 (17.37%) Pair Programming
7 22 (13.17%) Configuration Management
8 21 (12.57%) BDD
8 21 (12.57%) Microservices
9 19 (11.38%) OO
10 17 (10.18%) Kanban
11 16 (9.58%) E-Commerce
11 16 (9.58%) Multithreading
12 15 (8.98%) Web Development
13 14 (8.38%) DevOps
14 13 (7.78%) Open Source
14 13 (7.78%) SDLC
15 12 (7.19%) Automated Testing
16 11 (6.59%) SOA
16 11 (6.59%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 160 (95.81%) Java
2 55 (32.93%) JavaScript
3 51 (30.54%) SQL
4 20 (11.98%) Scala
5 19 (11.38%) PHP
6 11 (6.59%) PL/SQL
6 11 (6.59%) Python
6 11 (6.59%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.79%) C#
8 7 (4.19%) C
9 5 (2.99%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.99%) Ruby
9 5 (2.99%) VBA
10 3 (1.80%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.80%) Korn
10 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.80%) SOQL
10 3 (1.80%) XPath
11 2 (1.20%) Groovy
11 2 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.58%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.19%) Degree
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) FATCA
2 2 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 19 (11.38%) Docker
2 3 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (10.18%) Puppet
2 14 (8.38%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.20%) Ansible
4 2 (1.20%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.20%) Control-M
4 2 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.60%) Marathon
5 1 (0.60%) Mesos
5 1 (0.60%) Oozie
Vendors
1 28 (16.77%) Oracle
2 13 (7.78%) VMware
3 8 (4.79%) TIBCO
4 7 (4.19%) Google
5 6 (3.59%) MuleSoft
5 6 (3.59%) Sybase
6 5 (2.99%) Solace
7 4 (2.40%) Canoo
7 4 (2.40%) Teradata
7 4 (2.40%) Vertica
8 3 (1.80%) Adobe
8 3 (1.80%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.80%) Brightcove
8 3 (1.80%) Charles River
8 3 (1.80%) Hortonworks
8 3 (1.80%) hybris
8 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.20%) Black Duck
9 2 (1.20%) Remedy
9 2 (1.20%) WorldPay
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