The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England / East Midlands
Rank 66 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Spring 34 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.31% 1.53% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.39% 5.47% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 12
Median daily rate £385 £319 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.78% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £286 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £429 £420
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 £40.75
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +39.87%

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
460 439 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.21% 27.94% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 256 165
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +20 17 £413 +50.00% 4
Northamptonshire -12 4 £313 -3.84% 9
Derbyshire -5 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £403 -
Leicestershire +3 1 £451 +50.16% 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Spring.

1 67 (98.53%) Java
2 44 (64.71%) Hibernate
3 37 (54.41%) Java EE
4 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
5 33 (48.53%) J2EE
6 29 (42.65%) Oracle
6 29 (42.65%) CSS
7 28 (41.18%) SQL
7 28 (41.18%) jQuery
8 26 (38.24%) Maven
9 25 (36.76%) Struts
9 25 (36.76%) Eclipse
10 23 (33.82%) AngularJS
11 22 (32.35%) JPA
11 22 (32.35%) Web Services
12 21 (30.88%) JBoss
12 21 (30.88%) SOAP
13 20 (29.41%) HTML
14 17 (25.00%) JUnit
14 17 (25.00%) XML
14 17 (25.00%) TDD
15 16 (23.53%) E-Commerce
16 15 (22.06%) OO
16 15 (22.06%) XSLT
16 15 (22.06%) JSP
16 15 (22.06%) JSF
16 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
16 15 (22.06%) Open Source
17 14 (20.59%) Tomcat

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 21 (30.88%) JBoss
2 14 (20.59%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.35%) Apache
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) MongoDB
1 12 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 11 (16.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (16.18%) Redis
3 10 (14.71%) DB2
3 10 (14.71%) DB2 UDB
4 9 (13.24%) Relational Database
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.41%) MySQL
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.47%) GIS
Development Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Maven
2 25 (36.76%) Eclipse
3 17 (25.00%) JUnit
4 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
5 13 (19.12%) Subversion
6 10 (14.71%) Ant
7 9 (13.24%) IntelliJ
7 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
8 6 (8.82%) Gradle
8 6 (8.82%) JProfiler
8 6 (8.82%) SonarQube
9 5 (7.35%) TeamCity
10 4 (5.88%) Hudson
10 4 (5.88%) Selenium
11 3 (4.41%) Bitbucket
11 3 (4.41%) JBehave
11 3 (4.41%) JIRA
11 3 (4.41%) jMock
11 3 (4.41%) Mockito
12 2 (2.94%) Grunt
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (75.00%) Developer
2 46 (67.65%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Architect
3 12 (17.65%) Java Architect
4 6 (8.82%) Applications Developer
5 5 (7.35%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Java Applications Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Java Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Web Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Java Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (64.71%) Hibernate
2 37 (54.41%) Java EE
3 33 (48.53%) J2EE
4 29 (42.65%) CSS
5 28 (41.18%) jQuery
6 25 (36.76%) Struts
7 23 (33.82%) AngularJS
8 22 (32.35%) JPA
8 22 (32.35%) Web Services
9 21 (30.88%) SOAP
10 20 (29.41%) HTML
11 17 (25.00%) XML
12 15 (22.06%) JSF
12 15 (22.06%) JSP
12 15 (22.06%) XSLT
13 12 (17.65%) JBoss Seam
13 12 (17.65%) REST
13 12 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (14.71%) Apache Flex
14 10 (14.71%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
1 3 (4.41%) User Experience
2 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.00%) TDD
3 16 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 15 (22.06%) OO
4 15 (22.06%) Open Source
5 13 (19.12%) Scrum
6 12 (17.65%) Microservices
7 10 (14.71%) Performance Testing
7 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
8 9 (13.24%) RAD
9 7 (10.29%) MVC
10 6 (8.82%) BDD
10 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.82%) SDLC
11 5 (7.35%) Front End Development
12 4 (5.88%) Data Protection
12 4 (5.88%) SOA
12 4 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 67 (98.53%) Java
2 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
3 28 (41.18%) SQL
4 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.47%) Groovy
5 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.88%) Sun Certification
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (2.94%) OCMJD
6 2 (2.94%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Ansible
1 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Perforce
3 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) ESRI
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft