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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
London / City of London
Rank 66 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing Spring 94 93 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.19% 3.07% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.75% 9.56% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 82 97
Median daily rate £525 £525 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £382
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £56.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +20.43%

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
1074 973 1538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.42% 32.12% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 813 1245
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 £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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.

1 166 (95.40%) Java
2 110 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (45.98%) TDD
4 64 (36.78%) REST
5 59 (33.91%) JavaScript
5 59 (33.91%) Web Services
6 54 (31.03%) HTML
7 53 (30.46%) SQL
8 48 (27.59%) CSS
9 47 (27.01%) Hibernate
9 47 (27.01%) Scrum
9 47 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (26.44%) MVC
10 46 (26.44%) Finance
11 45 (25.86%) Maven
12 44 (25.29%) Banking
13 42 (24.14%) J2EE
14 41 (23.56%) Git (software)
14 41 (23.56%) Jenkins
15 38 (21.84%) JSON
16 37 (21.26%) Amazon AWS
17 36 (20.69%) BDD
18 34 (19.54%) Oracle
18 34 (19.54%) JUnit
19 32 (18.39%) Pair Programming
20 31 (17.82%) Spring MVC
21 30 (17.24%) jQuery
21 30 (17.24%) JSP
22 29 (16.67%) XML
22 29 (16.67%) Microservices

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 17 (9.77%) Apache Spark
2 14 (8.05%) JBoss
3 12 (6.90%) Mule
3 12 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (4.02%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.45%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.87%) CMS
7 5 (2.87%) Mule ESB
8 4 (2.30%) Apache
8 4 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.30%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.72%) Confluence
10 2 (1.15%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.15%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.15%) WildFly
11 1 (0.57%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.57%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (2.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (21.26%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.47%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (6.90%) GitHub
4 4 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.57%) IaaS
6 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.05%) HTTP
2 7 (4.02%) RTP
2 7 (4.02%) RTSP
3 6 (3.45%) Internet
4 3 (1.72%) AMQP
5 1 (0.57%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.57%) Intranet
5 1 (0.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.37%) NoSQL
2 22 (12.64%) MySQL
3 17 (9.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (7.47%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.32%) Hadoop
6 10 (5.75%) Big Data
7 8 (4.60%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.60%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.87%) Jackrabbit
9 5 (2.87%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.30%) HBase
10 4 (2.30%) Neo4j
10 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.30%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.72%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.72%) DB2
12 2 (1.15%) Data Lake
12 2 (1.15%) Hazelcast
12 2 (1.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (25.86%) Maven
2 41 (23.56%) Git (software)
2 41 (23.56%) Jenkins
3 34 (19.54%) JUnit
4 23 (13.22%) Mockito
4 23 (13.22%) Subversion
5 19 (10.92%) JIRA
6 16 (9.20%) Ant
7 12 (6.90%) Selenium
7 12 (6.90%) Vagrant
8 11 (6.32%) CruiseControl
9 9 (5.17%) Gradle
10 8 (4.60%) Build Forge
10 8 (4.60%) Hudson
11 7 (4.02%) Cucumber
11 7 (4.02%) IntelliJ
12 6 (3.45%) Babel
12 6 (3.45%) SoapUI
12 6 (3.45%) webpack
13 5 (2.87%) NetBeans
General
1 46 (26.44%) Finance
2 44 (25.29%) Banking
3 14 (8.05%) Investment Banking
4 11 (6.32%) Front Office
5 6 (3.45%) Retail
6 5 (2.87%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.30%) Advertising
7 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.72%) Games
8 3 (1.72%) Law
8 3 (1.72%) Marketing
9 2 (1.15%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 155 (89.08%) Developer
2 131 (75.29%) Java Developer
3 66 (37.93%) Senior Developer
4 58 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (5.75%) Agile Developer
5 10 (5.75%) Architect
6 8 (4.60%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (4.60%) Java Engineer
6 8 (4.60%) Software Developer
7 7 (4.02%) Core Java Developer
7 7 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (4.02%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (2.87%) Java Architect
8 5 (2.87%) Senior Agile Developer
8 5 (2.87%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 4 (2.30%) Credit Risk Developer
9 4 (2.30%) Credit Risk Java Developer
9 4 (2.30%) Elasticsearch Developer
9 4 (2.30%) MongoDB Developer
9 4 (2.30%) Senior Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (36.78%) REST
2 59 (33.91%) Web Services
3 54 (31.03%) HTML
4 48 (27.59%) CSS
5 47 (27.01%) Hibernate
6 42 (24.14%) J2EE
7 38 (21.84%) JSON
8 31 (17.82%) Spring MVC
9 30 (17.24%) jQuery
9 30 (17.24%) JSP
10 29 (16.67%) XML
11 27 (15.52%) AngularJS
11 27 (15.52%) Node.js
12 26 (14.94%) JMS
12 26 (14.94%) RESTful
13 25 (14.37%) SOAP
14 24 (13.79%) Spring Boot
15 23 (13.22%) Ajax
15 23 (13.22%) Java EE
16 22 (12.64%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.32%) Data Structures
2 10 (5.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.17%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (5.17%) N-Tier
4 8 (4.60%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.02%) MPEG
5 7 (4.02%) Streaming Video
6 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.87%) Credit Risk
7 5 (2.87%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.72%) Derivative
8 3 (1.72%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.72%) User Experience
9 2 (1.15%) Equities
9 2 (1.15%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.15%) Life Science
9 2 (1.15%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.94%) Unix
2 19 (10.92%) Linux
3 7 (4.02%) Android
3 7 (4.02%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.45%) Windows
5 4 (2.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (63.22%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (45.98%) TDD
3 47 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (27.01%) Scrum
4 46 (26.44%) MVC
5 36 (20.69%) BDD
6 32 (18.39%) Pair Programming
7 29 (16.67%) Microservices
8 27 (15.52%) Kanban
9 23 (13.22%) E-Commerce
9 23 (13.22%) Multithreading
10 20 (11.49%) Configuration Management
10 20 (11.49%) OO
11 18 (10.34%) DevOps
11 18 (10.34%) UML
12 17 (9.77%) Automated Testing
12 17 (9.77%) SDLC
13 14 (8.05%) Web Development
14 13 (7.47%) Unit Testing
15 12 (6.90%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 166 (95.40%) Java
2 59 (33.91%) JavaScript
3 53 (30.46%) SQL
4 21 (12.07%) Scala
5 18 (10.34%) PHP
6 15 (8.62%) PL/SQL
6 15 (8.62%) Shell Script
7 12 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.17%) Python
9 7 (4.02%) C#
10 5 (2.87%) C
11 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.72%) VBA
12 2 (1.15%) Go
12 2 (1.15%) Groovy
12 2 (1.15%) Korn
12 2 (1.15%) XPath
13 1 (0.57%) Clojure
13 1 (0.57%) Haskell
13 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (9.20%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.60%) Degree
4 2 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 22 (12.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (10.92%) Puppet
2 14 (8.05%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.15%) Ansible
4 2 (1.15%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (1.15%) Marathon
4 2 (1.15%) Mesos
Vendors
1 34 (19.54%) Oracle
2 11 (6.32%) VMware
3 8 (4.60%) TIBCO
4 7 (4.02%) Brightcove
5 6 (3.45%) Google
5 6 (3.45%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.30%) Solace
6 4 (2.30%) WorldPay
7 3 (1.72%) Adobe
7 3 (1.72%) Charles River
7 3 (1.72%) Hortonworks
7 3 (1.72%) hybris
7 3 (1.72%) Sybase
7 3 (1.72%) Teradata
7 3 (1.72%) Vertica
8 1 (0.57%) ATG
8 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.57%) New Relic
8 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.57%) SAP
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Pearson Frank
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Pearson Frank
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
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Rate: £500 - £525 per day
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Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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