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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 79 94 109
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Contract jobs citing Spring 43 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.74% 1.45% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.99% 5.53% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 21
Median daily rate £450 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £214 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £55.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-7.72% +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 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
615 723 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.95% 26.13% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 396 478
Median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 33
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.30 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £46.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +22 18 £430 -4.44% 3
Norfolk - 13 £465 - 2
Cambridgeshire +4 6 £388 +19.23% 11
Suffolk +1 3 £400 +6.66% 1
Essex -9 2 - - 2
Bedfordshire -6 1 £438 -7.89% 1
Spring
England

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 87 (98.86%) Java
2 73 (82.95%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (40.91%) TDD
4 34 (38.64%) Hibernate
5 33 (37.50%) Maven
5 33 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 31 (35.23%) RESTful
6 31 (35.23%) JUnit
7 29 (32.95%) Web Services
8 28 (31.82%) JavaScript
8 28 (31.82%) BDD
9 27 (30.68%) HTML
10 26 (29.55%) OO
10 26 (29.55%) Cucumber
11 24 (27.27%) REST
11 24 (27.27%) Scrum
12 23 (26.14%) SQL
13 22 (25.00%) Red Hat
13 22 (25.00%) Apache Camel
14 20 (22.73%) Apache ServiceMix
15 18 (20.45%) J2EE
16 17 (19.32%) SOLID
17 16 (18.18%) Oracle
17 16 (18.18%) XML
18 15 (17.05%) API Design
19 14 (15.91%) User Stories
19 14 (15.91%) CSS
19 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
20 13 (14.77%) SOAP
20 13 (14.77%) NoSQL

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 (22.73%) Apache ServiceMix
2 12 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 11 (12.50%) JBoss
4 9 (10.23%) Apache
5 8 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.41%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.41%) Node.js
6 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.41%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.14%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) HTTP
2 8 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.95%) LDAP
3 7 (7.95%) SSL
4 2 (2.27%) Network Security
5 1 (1.14%) DNS
5 1 (1.14%) Firewall
5 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.95%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.55%) Couchbase
3 4 (4.55%) MySQL
4 3 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.41%) CouchDB
4 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.27%) Big Data
5 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.27%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.14%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.14%) Impala
6 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 33 (37.50%) Maven
2 31 (35.23%) JUnit
3 26 (29.55%) Cucumber
4 8 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.82%) Subversion
6 5 (5.68%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.55%) Ant
7 4 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.41%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.41%) Mercurial
8 3 (3.41%) Mockito
8 3 (3.41%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.41%) WebStorm
9 1 (1.14%) Build Forge
9 1 (1.14%) Gradle
9 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.14%) Selenium
9 1 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Retail
3 4 (4.55%) Marketing
4 3 (3.41%) Legal
4 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 68 (77.27%) Developer
2 65 (73.86%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.05%) Agile Developer
3 15 (17.05%) Agile Java Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Designer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Architect
6 7 (7.95%) Java Architect
7 6 (6.82%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Hybris Developer
9 3 (3.41%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.41%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Architect
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Java Architect
9 3 (3.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (38.64%) Hibernate
2 31 (35.23%) RESTful
3 29 (32.95%) Web Services
4 27 (30.68%) HTML
5 24 (27.27%) REST
6 22 (25.00%) Apache Camel
7 18 (20.45%) J2EE
8 16 (18.18%) XML
9 14 (15.91%) CSS
10 13 (14.77%) SOAP
11 11 (12.50%) Ajax
11 11 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 10 (11.36%) JSON
13 9 (10.23%) HTML5
13 9 (10.23%) JPA
13 9 (10.23%) jQuery
13 9 (10.23%) Struts
14 6 (6.82%) JAX-RS
14 6 (6.82%) Spring Boot
15 4 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.55%) User Experience
2 3 (3.41%) Clustering
2 3 (3.41%) iPad
2 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.41%) Replication
3 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.14%) FMCG
4 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Unix
3 3 (3.41%) Solaris
3 3 (3.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) CentOS
4 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (82.95%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.91%) TDD
3 28 (31.82%) BDD
4 26 (29.55%) OO
5 24 (27.27%) Scrum
6 17 (19.32%) SOLID
7 15 (17.05%) API Design
8 14 (15.91%) E-Commerce
8 14 (15.91%) User Stories
9 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (13.64%) Open Source
10 11 (12.50%) API Development
11 9 (10.23%) MVC
12 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (9.09%) DevOps
12 8 (9.09%) Microservices
13 6 (6.82%) Kanban
14 5 (5.68%) Analytics
14 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
14 5 (5.68%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 87 (98.86%) Java
2 28 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 23 (26.14%) SQL
4 7 (7.95%) Scala
5 3 (3.41%) C++
5 3 (3.41%) Groovy
5 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.41%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.27%) PHP
6 2 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (1.14%) C
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) Ruby
7 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.14%) Docker
1 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (3.41%) MOM
3 1 (1.14%) Ansible
3 1 (1.14%) Nagios
3 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (18.18%) Oracle
3 9 (10.23%) hybris
4 8 (9.09%) IBM
5 4 (4.55%) ATG
5 4 (4.55%) Percussion
6 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.27%) Endeca
8 1 (1.14%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.14%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.14%) New Relic
8 1 (1.14%) Sybase
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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