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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
England / East of England
Rank 55 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Contract jobs citing Spring 70 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.27% 2.22% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.39% 7.83% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 24
Median daily rate £400 £450 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £383 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
- +18.27%

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
674 664 760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.50% 28.29% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 432 478
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 27
Median hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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
Cambridgeshire +1 27 £400 -15.78% 4
Hertfordshire +12 19 £525 +10.52% 13
Suffolk 0 11 £388 -3.12%
Bedfordshire - 6 £220 -
Essex -1 4 - - 2
Norfolk -2 3 £460 +8.23% 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region with a requirement for Spring.

1 107 (86.29%) Java
2 68 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (47.58%) Hibernate
4 46 (37.10%) HTML
5 45 (36.29%) Finance
6 42 (33.87%) J2EE
7 41 (33.06%) Web Services
8 39 (31.45%) JavaScript
9 34 (27.42%) JUnit
10 33 (26.61%) TDD
11 32 (25.81%) OO
11 32 (25.81%) BDD
12 29 (23.39%) Scrum
13 28 (22.58%) SQL
13 28 (22.58%) RESTful
14 27 (21.77%) Git (software)
15 26 (20.97%) Maven
16 24 (19.35%) Jenkins
17 23 (18.55%) Cucumber
18 22 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (17.74%) Oracle
19 21 (16.94%) .NET
19 21 (16.94%) SOA
20 20 (16.13%) Tomcat
20 20 (16.13%) XML
20 20 (16.13%) Adobe
20 20 (16.13%) ASP.NET
20 20 (16.13%) Information Security
20 20 (16.13%) Apache Flex
21 19 (15.32%) REST

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 20 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 16 (12.90%) Confluence
3 8 (6.45%) Apache
4 7 (5.65%) WebSphere
5 6 (4.84%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (4.84%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.03%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (3.23%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.23%) JBoss
8 2 (1.61%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.61%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) HTTP
1 5 (4.03%) SSL
2 4 (3.23%) LDAP
2 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) FTP
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.81%) SSH
4 1 (0.81%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) NoSQL
2 14 (11.29%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.26%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.42%) MySQL
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.61%) Big Data
9 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.61%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.81%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.81%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 34 (27.42%) JUnit
2 27 (21.77%) Git (software)
3 26 (20.97%) Maven
4 24 (19.35%) Jenkins
5 23 (18.55%) Cucumber
6 18 (14.52%) JIRA
6 18 (14.52%) Selenium
7 14 (11.29%) SoapUI
7 14 (11.29%) WebDriver
8 12 (9.68%) JBehave
9 11 (8.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (7.26%) Eclipse
10 9 (7.26%) Mockito
11 8 (6.45%) JMeter
11 8 (6.45%) TeamCity
12 7 (5.65%) NUnit
13 6 (4.84%) FitNesse
14 5 (4.03%) Mercurial
14 5 (4.03%) Robot Framework
15 4 (3.23%) WebStorm
General
1 45 (36.29%) Finance
2 13 (10.48%) Banking
3 10 (8.06%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (57.26%) Developer
2 58 (46.77%) Java Developer
3 24 (19.35%) Architect
4 18 (14.52%) Agile Developer
4 18 (14.52%) Agile Java Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (7.26%) Automation Tester
8 9 (7.26%) Java Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) Tester
9 7 (5.65%) Designer
10 6 (4.84%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.84%) Java Architect
11 5 (4.03%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Senior Agile Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Web Architect
12 4 (3.23%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (47.58%) Hibernate
2 46 (37.10%) HTML
3 42 (33.87%) J2EE
4 41 (33.06%) Web Services
5 28 (22.58%) RESTful
6 21 (16.94%) .NET
7 20 (16.13%) Apache Flex
7 20 (16.13%) ASP.NET
7 20 (16.13%) XML
8 19 (15.32%) REST
9 16 (12.90%) CSS
10 14 (11.29%) Gherkin
11 12 (9.68%) AngularJS
11 12 (9.68%) JSON
11 12 (9.68%) JSP
12 11 (8.87%) XSLT
13 10 (8.06%) Apache Camel
13 10 (8.06%) CSS3
13 10 (8.06%) Java EE
14 9 (7.26%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.23%) iPad
2 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
3 1 (0.81%) Ontologies
3 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.03%) Linux
2 3 (2.42%) Unix
3 2 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.61%) TDD
3 32 (25.81%) BDD
3 32 (25.81%) OO
4 29 (23.39%) Scrum
5 22 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (16.94%) SOA
7 20 (16.13%) Information Security
8 18 (14.52%) Kanban
8 18 (14.52%) Open Source
9 15 (12.10%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (11.29%) ATDD
11 13 (10.48%) Microservices
11 13 (10.48%) Non-Functional Testing
12 12 (9.68%) Automation Testing
12 12 (9.68%) E-Commerce
12 12 (9.68%) High Availability
13 11 (8.87%) DevOps
13 11 (8.87%) MVC
14 10 (8.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 107 (86.29%) Java
2 39 (31.45%) JavaScript
3 28 (22.58%) SQL
4 11 (8.87%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.26%) Scala
6 6 (4.84%) Groovy
7 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.42%) XPath
7 3 (2.42%) XQuery
8 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.81%) C
9 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
1 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) Degree
3 2 (1.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
1 4 (3.23%) SDET
1 4 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Oracle
2 20 (16.13%) Adobe
3 11 (8.87%) Atlassian
4 9 (7.26%) hybris
5 7 (5.65%) Google
5 7 (5.65%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.42%) BEA
6 3 (2.42%) IBM
6 3 (2.42%) Sybase
7 1 (0.81%) Sun
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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