The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 74 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing Spring 58 85 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.36% 3.00% 3.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.81% 10.93% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 70
Median daily rate £400 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
591 778 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.01% 27.49% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 458 583
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 34 21
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.67 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.08% +18.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Spring
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Hertfordshire +19 28 £375 -3.84% 14
Cambridgeshire -14 15 £413 +10.00% 6
Norfolk +2 8 £420 -10.63%
Bedfordshire - 3 £500 - 1
Essex +2 2 £525 +24.26% 2
Suffolk -1 2 - - 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 of England region with a requirement for Spring.

1 105 (99.06%) Java
2 82 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (36.79%) Hibernate
4 36 (33.96%) JavaScript
5 35 (33.02%) HTML
5 35 (33.02%) SQL
5 35 (33.02%) TDD
6 33 (31.13%) JUnit
7 31 (29.25%) REST
8 30 (28.30%) Jenkins
8 30 (28.30%) J2EE
9 28 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (25.47%) Git (software)
10 27 (25.47%) Maven
11 26 (24.53%) Scrum
11 26 (24.53%) Finance
12 25 (23.58%) Web Services
13 24 (22.64%) CSS
13 24 (22.64%) RESTful
14 23 (21.70%) BDD
14 23 (21.70%) Tomcat
15 22 (20.75%) Oracle
16 20 (18.87%) Open Source
16 20 (18.87%) AngularJS
17 19 (17.92%) Cucumber
18 17 (16.04%) HTML5
19 16 (15.09%) NoSQL
20 15 (14.15%) OO
21 14 (13.21%) XML
21 14 (13.21%) Atlassian Bamboo

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 23 (21.70%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.32%) Confluence
3 10 (9.43%) Apache ServiceMix
3 10 (9.43%) WebSphere
4 9 (8.49%) Apache
4 9 (8.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (5.66%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.83%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.89%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.89%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.89%) JBoss
8 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (3.77%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (3.77%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (3.77%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.94%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) HTTP
1 7 (6.60%) SSL
2 6 (5.66%) LDAP
2 6 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.89%) AMQP
3 2 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (0.94%) FTP
4 1 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) Intranet
4 1 (0.94%) SSH
4 1 (0.94%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.09%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.60%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (2.83%) Couchbase
6 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.83%) Triplestore
7 2 (1.89%) MySQL
8 1 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.94%) Big Data
8 1 (0.94%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.94%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.94%) Redis
8 1 (0.94%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 33 (31.13%) JUnit
2 30 (28.30%) Jenkins
3 27 (25.47%) Git (software)
3 27 (25.47%) Maven
4 19 (17.92%) Cucumber
5 14 (13.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (11.32%) JIRA
7 11 (10.38%) Selenium
8 10 (9.43%) JMeter
8 10 (9.43%) Mercurial
9 8 (7.55%) JBehave
9 8 (7.55%) Mockito
9 8 (7.55%) SoapUI
9 8 (7.55%) Subversion
9 8 (7.55%) WebDriver
10 7 (6.60%) NUnit
11 6 (5.66%) FitNesse
11 6 (5.66%) TeamCity
12 5 (4.72%) Robot Framework
12 5 (4.72%) WebStorm
General
1 26 (24.53%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.94%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (73.58%) Developer
2 65 (61.32%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.21%) Agile Developer
3 14 (13.21%) Agile Java Developer
4 10 (9.43%) Designer
5 7 (6.60%) Hybris Developer
5 7 (6.60%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (6.60%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Angular Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Automation Tester
6 6 (5.66%) Java Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Tester
7 5 (4.72%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.77%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (36.79%) Hibernate
2 35 (33.02%) HTML
3 31 (29.25%) REST
4 30 (28.30%) J2EE
5 25 (23.58%) Web Services
6 24 (22.64%) CSS
6 24 (22.64%) RESTful
7 20 (18.87%) AngularJS
8 17 (16.04%) HTML5
9 14 (13.21%) XML
10 13 (12.26%) Spring Boot
11 12 (11.32%) Apache Camel
11 12 (11.32%) jQuery
12 11 (10.38%) JSON
13 10 (9.43%) SOAP
14 8 (7.55%) Gherkin
14 8 (7.55%) JPA
15 6 (5.66%) Ajax
15 6 (5.66%) CSS3
15 6 (5.66%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) User Experience
2 4 (3.77%) Graphic Design
2 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.77%) Ontologies
3 2 (1.89%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.89%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.94%) Biology
4 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.94%) iPad
4 1 (0.94%) Semantic Web
4 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.83%) Linux
2 2 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.02%) TDD
3 28 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (24.53%) Scrum
5 23 (21.70%) BDD
6 20 (18.87%) Open Source
7 15 (14.15%) OO
8 13 (12.26%) API Design
8 13 (12.26%) E-Commerce
9 11 (10.38%) Software Engineering
10 10 (9.43%) MVC
11 9 (8.49%) BPMN
11 9 (8.49%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (8.49%) DevOps
11 9 (8.49%) Kanban
12 8 (7.55%) ATDD
12 8 (7.55%) Automation Testing
12 8 (7.55%) Functional Testing
12 8 (7.55%) Microservices
12 8 (7.55%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (99.06%) Java
2 36 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 35 (33.02%) SQL
4 6 (5.66%) Scala
5 5 (4.72%) Groovy
5 5 (4.72%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.72%) XPath
5 5 (4.72%) XQuery
6 4 (3.77%) ES6
6 4 (3.77%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (0.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) DV Cleared
1 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.83%) Degree
3 1 (0.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (5.66%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (20.75%) Oracle
2 12 (11.32%) hybris
2 12 (11.32%) Red Hat
3 7 (6.60%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.66%) IBM
5 3 (2.83%) Sybase
6 2 (1.89%) Endeca
6 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.94%) ATG
7 1 (0.94%) Percussion
7 1 (0.94%) Sun
Peterborough
BGL Group
Rate: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago