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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 74 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Spring 22 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.38% 0.69% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.64% 2.87% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 13
Median daily rate £363 £394 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £575 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £117.50 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+113.63% +54.92%
Spring
England

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
390 383 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.44% 23.92% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 249 175
Median daily rate £388 £323 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 18
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.86 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+199.49% -57.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire +2 13 £338 +3.84% 2
Derbyshire - 5 £338 -
Leicestershire +8 2 £400 +6.66%
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £525 +27.27% 3
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Spring.

1 51 (98.08%) Java
2 39 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 27 (51.92%) J2EE
3 27 (51.92%) JUnit
3 27 (51.92%) Web Services
4 25 (48.08%) Oracle
5 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (40.38%) Unit Testing
6 21 (40.38%) JPA
7 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
7 17 (32.69%) JBoss
8 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
9 15 (28.85%) Eclipse
9 15 (28.85%) Java EE
10 13 (25.00%) JSON
10 13 (25.00%) Maven
11 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (23.08%) Sun Certification
11 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
12 11 (21.15%) JSP
12 11 (21.15%) WebSphere
12 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
12 11 (21.15%) BDD
13 10 (19.23%) TDD
13 10 (19.23%) SOAP
13 10 (19.23%) Linux
13 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
13 10 (19.23%) SQL
13 10 (19.23%) SOA
13 10 (19.23%) RDBMS

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 17 (32.69%) JBoss
2 11 (21.15%) WebSphere
3 10 (19.23%) WebLogic
4 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) LDAP
1 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
3 10 (19.23%) RDBMS
4 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.62%) MySQL
5 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.92%) Big Data
7 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (51.92%) JUnit
2 16 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 15 (28.85%) Eclipse
4 13 (25.00%) Maven
5 8 (15.38%) Cobertura
5 8 (15.38%) JBehave
5 8 (15.38%) Selenium
6 7 (13.46%) Mockito
7 5 (9.62%) Ant
7 5 (9.62%) Gradle
7 5 (9.62%) Subversion
7 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
8 4 (7.69%) JProfiler
9 3 (5.77%) Checkstyle
9 3 (5.77%) QUnit
10 2 (3.85%) IntelliJ
10 2 (3.85%) SonarQube
11 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (5.77%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (92.31%) Developer
2 45 (86.54%) Java Developer
3 15 (28.85%) J2EE Developer
4 14 (26.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Architect
5 7 (13.46%) Java Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 27 (51.92%) J2EE
2 27 (51.92%) Web Services
3 21 (40.38%) JPA
4 15 (28.85%) Java EE
5 13 (25.00%) JSON
6 11 (21.15%) JSP
7 10 (19.23%) SOAP
8 8 (15.38%) jQuery
9 7 (13.46%) Ajax
9 7 (13.46%) CSS
9 7 (13.46%) HTML
9 7 (13.46%) Spring MVC
10 6 (11.54%) JDBC
10 6 (11.54%) REST
10 6 (11.54%) Struts
11 5 (9.62%) JavaFX
11 5 (9.62%) RESTful
12 4 (7.69%) JMS
12 4 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Unit Testing
3 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (21.15%) BDD
5 10 (19.23%) MVC
5 10 (19.23%) OO
5 10 (19.23%) SOA
5 10 (19.23%) TDD
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (15.38%) Scrum
6 8 (15.38%) Web Development
7 7 (13.46%) Front End Development
8 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
9 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
9 5 (9.62%) OOP
9 5 (9.62%) SDLC
9 5 (9.62%) Software Architecture
9 5 (9.62%) UML
9 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 51 (98.08%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.23%) SQL
4 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) Pascal
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Sun Certification
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Sun
4 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.69%) Perforce
6 2 (3.85%) Adobe
7 1 (1.92%) hybris