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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 62 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Spring 15 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.45% 0.89% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.51% 4.49% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 £43.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
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
272 334 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.25% 19.75% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 191 183
Median daily rate £350 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 27 September 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Spring.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (63.64%) Hibernate
3 23 (52.27%) JBoss
4 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (36.36%) RESTful
7 15 (34.09%) Maven
8 14 (31.82%) Java EE
8 14 (31.82%) Oracle
9 13 (29.55%) Web Services
10 12 (27.27%) SOA
10 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
10 12 (27.27%) TDD
11 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 9 (20.45%) OOD
12 9 (20.45%) DevOps
13 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
13 8 (18.18%) Middleware
13 8 (18.18%) SQL
13 8 (18.18%) WebLogic
13 8 (18.18%) JDBC
13 8 (18.18%) XML
13 8 (18.18%) SOAP
13 8 (18.18%) Unix
13 8 (18.18%) JSF
13 8 (18.18%) JPA
13 8 (18.18%) Open Source
14 7 (15.91%) BDD
14 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
14 7 (15.91%) Subversion

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 23 (52.27%) JBoss
2 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 8 (18.18%) WebLogic
4 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
5 6 (13.64%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (2.27%) GeoServer
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) SSH
1 4 (9.09%) SSL
2 2 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) GIS
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) DB2
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) QGIS
4 1 (2.27%) Spatial Data
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Maven
2 8 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.91%) Subversion
4 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
5 5 (11.36%) GitLab
5 5 (11.36%) Gradle
5 5 (11.36%) JUnit
6 4 (9.09%) git-flow
6 4 (9.09%) JIRA
7 3 (6.82%) Bower
7 3 (6.82%) JBehave
8 2 (4.55%) Cobertura
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.27%) Hudson
9 1 (2.27%) JProfiler
9 1 (2.27%) NetBeans
9 1 (2.27%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) Developer
2 36 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 19 (43.18%) Senior Developer
4 17 (38.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) GIS Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.27%) E-Business Developer
7 1 (2.27%) E-Business Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) E-Business Support
7 1 (2.27%) Java Middleware Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Java Middleware Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) Hibernate
2 16 (36.36%) RESTful
3 14 (31.82%) Java EE
4 13 (29.55%) Web Services
5 8 (18.18%) JDBC
5 8 (18.18%) JPA
5 8 (18.18%) JSF
5 8 (18.18%) Middleware
5 8 (18.18%) SOAP
5 8 (18.18%) XML
6 7 (15.91%) Spring Boot
7 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.64%) jQuery
7 6 (13.64%) JSON
7 6 (13.64%) Servlets
7 6 (13.64%) Struts
7 6 (13.64%) XSD
8 5 (11.36%) CSS
8 5 (11.36%) HTML
8 5 (11.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Unix
2 6 (13.64%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.27%) SOA
3 12 (27.27%) TDD
4 9 (20.45%) DevOps
4 9 (20.45%) OOD
5 8 (18.18%) Open Source
6 7 (15.91%) BDD
6 7 (15.91%) OO
6 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Workflow
7 5 (11.36%) Scrum
8 4 (9.09%) API Design
8 4 (9.09%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.82%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.82%) Kanban
10 2 (4.55%) RUP
10 2 (4.55%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.55%) AspectJ
6 2 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Ansible
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.64%) webMethods
3 4 (9.09%) ForgeRock
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase
5 1 (2.27%) VMware