The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 31 43 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing Spring 12 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.45% 1.56% 3.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.84% 5.81% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £371
% change year-on-year
- +7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.75 £47.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +25.33%
Spring
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 86 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 43.97% 26.79% 29.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 52 40
Median daily rate £340 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £237 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £340 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Spring
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 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
Brighton +10 7 £500 -
Spring
South East

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

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

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) TDD
3 15 (62.50%) BDD
4 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
5 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (41.67%) Maven
6 10 (41.67%) JUnit
6 10 (41.67%) Web Services
7 9 (37.50%) Scrum
7 9 (37.50%) Kanban
8 8 (33.33%) Groovy
8 8 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (33.33%) REST
8 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) HTML
9 7 (29.17%) Ant
9 7 (29.17%) CSS
9 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
10 6 (25.00%) QA
10 6 (25.00%) Java EE
10 6 (25.00%) JIRA
10 6 (25.00%) Selenium
10 6 (25.00%) jMock
10 6 (25.00%) Atlassian
10 6 (25.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 6 (25.00%) Confluence
1 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
3 2 (8.33%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQLite
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JUnit
1 10 (41.67%) Maven
2 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (29.17%) Ant
3 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
4 6 (25.00%) Gradle
4 6 (25.00%) Hudson
4 6 (25.00%) JIRA
4 6 (25.00%) JMeter
4 6 (25.00%) jMock
4 6 (25.00%) Selenium
4 6 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (8.33%) Hamcrest
5 2 (8.33%) Mockito
5 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (8.33%) Subversion
5 2 (8.33%) TestNG
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (95.83%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Java Analyst Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Developer in Test
4 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Test Automation Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) QA Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
2 10 (41.67%) Web Services
3 8 (33.33%) REST
4 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) Ajax
5 6 (25.00%) J2EE
5 6 (25.00%) Java EE
5 6 (25.00%) JMS
5 6 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (16.67%) jQuery
7 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.33%) JAX-RS
7 2 (8.33%) JPA
7 2 (8.33%) Lucene
7 2 (8.33%) MyBatis
7 2 (8.33%) RESTful
7 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
7 2 (8.33%) XML
7 2 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
1 5 (20.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (66.67%) TDD
2 15 (62.50%) BDD
3 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (37.50%) Kanban
4 9 (37.50%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (25.00%) User Stories
7 5 (20.83%) Concurrent Programming
7 5 (20.83%) DevOps
7 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) Groovy
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) Scala
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) XPath
4 2 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
1 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 6 (25.00%) Rally
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft