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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 75 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Spring 31 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.84% 0.97% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 3.93% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 13
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £450
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
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
498 382 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.59% 24.81% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 259 222
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +62.50%
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 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -1 17 £410 -11.35% 2
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £413 -2.94% 3
Leicestershire -3 5 £323 -7.85% 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Spring.

1 50 (94.34%) Java
2 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
2 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (58.49%) Java EE
4 30 (56.60%) Hibernate
5 27 (50.94%) Oracle
6 24 (45.28%) CSS
6 24 (45.28%) jQuery
7 22 (41.51%) JUnit
7 22 (41.51%) AngularJS
8 20 (37.74%) JBoss
8 20 (37.74%) Maven
9 19 (35.85%) TDD
9 19 (35.85%) Struts
9 19 (35.85%) Web Services
9 19 (35.85%) Eclipse
10 17 (32.08%) OO
11 16 (30.19%) SQL
12 15 (28.30%) SOAP
12 15 (28.30%) Tomcat
12 15 (28.30%) Scrum
12 15 (28.30%) Degree
13 14 (26.42%) JSF
13 14 (26.42%) JPA
13 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
13 14 (26.42%) Finance
13 14 (26.42%) HTML
13 14 (26.42%) J2EE
13 14 (26.42%) Microservices
14 13 (24.53%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 20 (37.74%) JBoss
2 15 (28.30%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) MongoDB
2 12 (22.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (22.64%) NoSQL
2 12 (22.64%) Redis
3 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.32%) DB2
4 6 (11.32%) DB2 UDB
4 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.89%) MySQL
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) JUnit
2 20 (37.74%) Maven
3 19 (35.85%) Eclipse
4 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
5 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
6 10 (18.87%) IntelliJ
7 9 (16.98%) Gradle
8 8 (15.09%) JProfiler
8 8 (15.09%) SonarQube
9 7 (13.21%) Ant
9 7 (13.21%) Subversion
10 5 (9.43%) Mockito
10 5 (9.43%) TeamCity
11 4 (7.55%) JBehave
12 3 (5.66%) JIRA
12 3 (5.66%) jMock
12 3 (5.66%) Selenium
12 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
13 2 (3.77%) Grunt
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Developer
2 32 (60.38%) Java Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Architect
3 13 (24.53%) Java Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Java Technical Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.55%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Java Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.77%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) Java EE
2 30 (56.60%) Hibernate
3 24 (45.28%) CSS
3 24 (45.28%) jQuery
4 22 (41.51%) AngularJS
5 19 (35.85%) Struts
5 19 (35.85%) Web Services
6 15 (28.30%) SOAP
7 14 (26.42%) HTML
7 14 (26.42%) J2EE
7 14 (26.42%) JPA
7 14 (26.42%) JSF
8 13 (24.53%) JBoss Seam
8 13 (24.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (20.75%) JSON
10 9 (16.98%) JSP
10 9 (16.98%) XML
10 9 (16.98%) XSLT
11 8 (15.09%) Backbone.js
11 8 (15.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) TDD
3 17 (32.08%) OO
4 15 (28.30%) Scrum
5 14 (26.42%) Microservices
6 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
7 12 (22.64%) Unit Testing
8 10 (18.87%) BDD
8 10 (18.87%) Open Source
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
10 7 (13.21%) RAD
11 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
11 6 (11.32%) Performance Testing
11 6 (11.32%) UML
12 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
12 5 (9.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 4 (7.55%) Domain-Driven Design
13 4 (7.55%) Integration Testing
14 3 (5.66%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 50 (94.34%) Java
2 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.19%) SQL
4 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) Groovy
5 1 (1.89%) Pascal
5 1 (1.89%) Scala
5 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.77%) OCMJD
3 2 (3.77%) OCPJWCD
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Perforce
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) hybris
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) SAP