The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 70 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Spring 29 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.15% 1.93% 2.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.29% 11.20% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 19
Median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £260 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £425
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 £44.50 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +52.77%
Spring
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
312 250 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.16% 17.27% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 139 237
Median daily rate £373 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Spring.

1 69 (98.57%) Java
2 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 40 (57.14%) JBoss
4 32 (45.71%) Java EE
5 26 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (37.14%) RESTful
6 25 (35.71%) Maven
7 23 (32.86%) SOA
8 21 (30.00%) Web Services
8 21 (30.00%) J2EE
8 21 (30.00%) Oracle
9 20 (28.57%) JSF
10 19 (27.14%) TDD
10 19 (27.14%) SOAP
10 19 (27.14%) Eclipse
11 18 (25.71%) jQuery
12 17 (24.29%) Drools
12 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
12 17 (24.29%) XML
13 16 (22.86%) Tomcat
13 16 (22.86%) WebLogic
13 16 (22.86%) Scrum
13 16 (22.86%) WebSphere
13 16 (22.86%) Open Source
14 15 (21.43%) JIRA
14 15 (21.43%) Workflow
15 14 (20.00%) jBPM
16 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
16 13 (18.57%) JPA

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 40 (57.14%) JBoss
2 16 (22.86%) Tomcat
2 16 (22.86%) WebLogic
2 16 (22.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.57%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (5.71%) Confluence
4 4 (5.71%) GeoServer
5 3 (4.29%) Apache
6 2 (2.86%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.43%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) SSH
1 3 (4.29%) SSL
2 2 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.43%) NoSQL
2 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.71%) GIS
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.86%) QGIS
7 2 (2.86%) Spatial Data
8 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (35.71%) Maven
2 19 (27.14%) Eclipse
3 15 (21.43%) JIRA
4 13 (18.57%) Jenkins
5 12 (17.14%) JProfiler
6 11 (15.71%) JUnit
7 9 (12.86%) JBehave
8 6 (8.57%) Gradle
8 6 (8.57%) Subversion
9 5 (7.14%) Cobertura
9 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
9 5 (7.14%) GitLab
9 5 (7.14%) NetBeans
10 4 (5.71%) Ant
10 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
10 4 (5.71%) Mockito
10 4 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (5.71%) Selenium
11 3 (4.29%) git-flow
12 2 (2.86%) Bower
Job Titles
1 62 (88.57%) Developer
2 51 (72.86%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Portal Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Middleware Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.86%) GIS Architect
8 2 (2.86%) GIS Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Middleware Developer
9 1 (1.43%) Agile Developer
9 1 (1.43%) E-Business Developer
9 1 (1.43%) E-Business Specialist
9 1 (1.43%) E-Business Support
9 1 (1.43%) Java Middleware Developer
9 1 (1.43%) Senior Agile Developer
9 1 (1.43%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 32 (45.71%) Java EE
3 26 (37.14%) RESTful
4 21 (30.00%) J2EE
4 21 (30.00%) Web Services
5 20 (28.57%) JSF
6 19 (27.14%) SOAP
7 18 (25.71%) jQuery
8 17 (24.29%) Drools
8 17 (24.29%) XML
9 14 (20.00%) jBPM
10 13 (18.57%) JPA
10 13 (18.57%) Spring Boot
11 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
11 12 (17.14%) RichFaces
11 12 (17.14%) XSLT
12 11 (15.71%) Apache CXF
13 10 (14.29%) HTML
13 10 (14.29%) JDBC
14 9 (12.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.43%) Clustering
1 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Unix
2 6 (8.57%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (32.86%) SOA
4 19 (27.14%) TDD
5 16 (22.86%) Open Source
5 16 (22.86%) Scrum
6 15 (21.43%) Workflow
7 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
8 12 (17.14%) DevOps
9 11 (15.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 11 (15.71%) BDD
9 11 (15.71%) BPMN
9 11 (15.71%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (14.29%) Microservices
11 8 (11.43%) SDLC
12 7 (10.00%) Migration
12 7 (10.00%) MVC
12 7 (10.00%) OO
12 7 (10.00%) OOD
13 5 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (98.57%) Java
2 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.29%) Python
3 10 (14.29%) SQL
4 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.86%) AspectJ
5 2 (2.86%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (4.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) BladeLogic
2 2 (2.86%) Ansible
2 2 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.57%) IBM
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
2 6 (8.57%) webMethods
3 3 (4.29%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.43%) VMware