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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 59 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing Spring 121 138 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.46% 2.46% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.63% 8.21% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 110 131
Median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.27% +34.28%
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
1138 1680 1872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.58% 30.00% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 1335 1421
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -51.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £17.65 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.94 £60.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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.

1 213 (96.38%) Java
2 128 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (52.49%) TDD
4 78 (35.29%) Finance
4 78 (35.29%) Oracle
5 77 (34.84%) JavaScript
5 77 (34.84%) Banking
6 73 (33.03%) Scrum
7 70 (31.67%) Hibernate
8 68 (30.77%) CSS
9 67 (30.32%) HTML
10 55 (24.89%) Pair Programming
11 49 (22.17%) SQL
12 47 (21.27%) REST
13 45 (20.36%) J2EE
14 44 (19.91%) OO
15 43 (19.46%) AngularJS
16 42 (19.00%) BDD
17 40 (18.10%) JUnit
17 40 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (17.65%) Maven
18 39 (17.65%) NoSQL
19 37 (16.74%) Oracle Coherence
20 36 (16.29%) JSON
20 36 (16.29%) Node.js
21 35 (15.84%) Front Office
22 34 (15.38%) SOAP
22 34 (15.38%) Kanban
23 32 (14.48%) XML
24 31 (14.03%) MySQL

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 37 (16.74%) Oracle Coherence
2 36 (16.29%) Node.js
3 18 (8.14%) Jetty
3 18 (8.14%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.07%) nginx
5 8 (3.62%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.17%) JBoss
7 5 (2.26%) Apache
7 5 (2.26%) Mule
8 4 (1.81%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.36%) Confluence
10 2 (0.90%) CMS
10 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.45%) GemFire
11 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.45%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.62%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) Broadband
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 31 (14.03%) MySQL
3 16 (7.24%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.79%) SQL Server
5 13 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 12 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (5.43%) Apache Hive
6 12 (5.43%) Neo4j
7 10 (4.52%) Big Data
7 10 (4.52%) Hadoop
7 10 (4.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (4.07%) Impala
8 9 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (3.17%) DB2
10 5 (2.26%) HBase
11 4 (1.81%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.90%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 40 (18.10%) JUnit
2 39 (17.65%) Maven
3 25 (11.31%) Jenkins
4 22 (9.95%) Git (software)
5 17 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 17 (7.69%) Mockito
6 14 (6.33%) JIRA
6 14 (6.33%) Selenium
6 14 (6.33%) Subversion
7 9 (4.07%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.62%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.17%) EasyMock
9 7 (3.17%) gulp
10 5 (2.26%) Ant
10 5 (2.26%) Gradle
10 5 (2.26%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.81%) jMock
12 3 (1.36%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.36%) NUnit
12 3 (1.36%) QUnit
General
1 78 (35.29%) Finance
2 77 (34.84%) Banking
3 35 (15.84%) Front Office
4 29 (13.12%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.62%) Marketing
6 6 (2.71%) Publishing
7 5 (2.26%) Games
8 4 (1.81%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.90%) Back Office
9 2 (0.90%) Law
9 2 (0.90%) Retail
10 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 195 (88.24%) Developer
2 170 (76.92%) Java Developer
3 67 (30.32%) Senior Developer
4 65 (29.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (9.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 14 (6.33%) Lead Developer
7 13 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
8 10 (4.52%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 9 (4.07%) Architect
9 9 (4.07%) Front Office Developer
9 9 (4.07%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (3.62%) Agile Developer
10 8 (3.62%) Agile Java Developer
11 7 (3.17%) Angular Developer
11 7 (3.17%) Core Java Developer
11 7 (3.17%) Java Engineer
11 7 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (2.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (2.71%) Node.js Developer
13 5 (2.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (31.67%) Hibernate
2 68 (30.77%) CSS
3 67 (30.32%) HTML
4 47 (21.27%) REST
5 45 (20.36%) J2EE
6 43 (19.46%) AngularJS
7 36 (16.29%) JSON
8 34 (15.38%) SOAP
9 32 (14.48%) XML
10 31 (14.03%) Web Services
11 30 (13.57%) RESTful
12 29 (13.12%) HTML5
13 25 (11.31%) jQuery
14 24 (10.86%) CSS3
15 23 (10.41%) Struts
16 22 (9.95%) JMS
16 22 (9.95%) Spring MVC
17 21 (9.50%) Ajax
18 19 (8.60%) GWT
18 19 (8.60%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.57%) Derivative
2 25 (11.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (7.69%) Grid Computing
4 15 (6.79%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.71%) Equities
6 4 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.36%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.36%) Life Science
7 3 (1.36%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.90%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.90%) Fintech
8 2 (0.90%) User Experience
9 1 (0.45%) DataPower
9 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.45%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.45%) Social Media
9 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.22%) Linux
2 26 (11.76%) Unix
3 3 (1.36%) Solaris
4 2 (0.90%) CentOS
4 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.45%) Android
5 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (52.49%) TDD
3 73 (33.03%) Scrum
4 55 (24.89%) Pair Programming
5 44 (19.91%) OO
6 42 (19.00%) BDD
7 40 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (15.38%) Kanban
9 31 (14.03%) MVC
10 26 (11.76%) Multithreading
11 22 (9.95%) Mentoring
12 18 (8.14%) Microservices
13 17 (7.69%) Low Latency
14 16 (7.24%) Automated Testing
15 15 (6.79%) SDLC
15 15 (6.79%) Unit Testing
16 14 (6.33%) OOP
16 14 (6.33%) Test Automation
17 13 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
17 13 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 213 (96.38%) Java
2 77 (34.84%) JavaScript
3 49 (22.17%) SQL
4 25 (11.31%) PL/SQL
5 18 (8.14%) Scala
6 15 (6.79%) Shell Script
7 11 (4.98%) Python
8 10 (4.52%) Groovy
9 9 (4.07%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.07%) C#
10 5 (2.26%) Perl
11 4 (1.81%) Ruby
12 3 (1.36%) Go
12 3 (1.36%) PHP
13 2 (0.90%) AWK
13 2 (0.90%) Clojure
13 2 (0.90%) COBOL
13 2 (0.90%) Erlang
13 2 (0.90%) sed
14 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (3.62%) Degree
2 3 (1.36%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.71%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (3.17%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) GridGain
2 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.26%) Puppet
2 4 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.90%) Oozie
4 1 (0.45%) Ansible
4 1 (0.45%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.45%) Graphite
4 1 (0.45%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 78 (35.29%) Oracle
2 17 (7.69%) DataSynapse
3 10 (4.52%) Sybase
4 5 (2.26%) hybris
5 4 (1.81%) Google
6 3 (1.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.90%) IBM
7 2 (0.90%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.90%) Murex
7 2 (0.90%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.90%) Vertica
8 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.45%) Facebook
8 1 (0.45%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.45%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.45%) Sencha
8 1 (0.45%) Solace
8 1 (0.45%) Splunk
8 1 (0.45%) Twitter
8 1 (0.45%) WorldPay
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