The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 78 98 113
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +15
Contract jobs citing Spring 1328 1157 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.89% 2.29% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.28% 7.85% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 811 743
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +16.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £40.00 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £53.50 £52.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
Spring
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14310 14748 13982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.09% 29.18% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9958 10337 9713
Median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 239 164
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.48 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +7.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £50.00
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Spring Daily Rate Trend in England

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in England

Spring
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the England region.

Spring Hourly Rate Trend in England

Spring
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Spring Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Spring
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
London -1 667 £500 +2.04% 197
South East +34 208 £460 +8.87% 60
Yorkshire +16 106 £450 - 23
South West +45 90 £425 +13.33% 46
East of England +38 79 £400 -5.88% 26
North West +18 77 £400 -5.32% 38
West Midlands +20 52 £413 +26.92% 11
East Midlands +6 28 £400 -5.88% 8
North East -38 18 £438 +45.83% 9
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 England region with a requirement for Spring.

1 2609 (95.01%) Java
2 1764 (64.24%) Agile Software Development
3 1049 (38.20%) JavaScript
4 1035 (37.69%) Hibernate
5 966 (35.18%) TDD
6 922 (33.58%) HTML
7 870 (31.68%) REST
8 836 (30.44%) Scrum
9 778 (28.33%) SQL
10 714 (26.00%) CSS
11 713 (25.97%) Web Services
12 656 (23.89%) Maven
13 643 (23.42%) JUnit
14 641 (23.34%) Git (software)
15 621 (22.61%) J2EE
16 616 (22.43%) Jenkins
17 603 (21.96%) MVC
18 588 (21.41%) Oracle
19 578 (21.05%) RESTful
20 565 (20.58%) AngularJS
21 550 (20.03%) JSON
22 547 (19.92%) XML
23 521 (18.97%) Finance
24 510 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
25 509 (18.54%) Linux
26 507 (18.46%) HTML5
27 499 (18.17%) SOAP
28 490 (17.84%) BDD
29 453 (16.50%) Spring MVC
30 440 (16.02%) Tomcat

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 440 (16.02%) Tomcat
2 250 (9.10%) JBoss
3 202 (7.36%) Confluence
4 192 (6.99%) WebSphere
5 189 (6.88%) Apache
6 138 (5.03%) Elasticsearch
7 123 (4.48%) WebLogic
8 93 (3.39%) Apache Spark
9 89 (3.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 82 (2.99%) Cloud Foundry
11 73 (2.66%) CMS
11 73 (2.66%) Mule
12 70 (2.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 67 (2.44%) Apache Solr
14 51 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
15 45 (1.64%) Mule ESB
16 44 (1.60%) nginx
17 40 (1.46%) Alfresco
18 35 (1.27%) Jetty
19 25 (0.91%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (0.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.36%) MS Office
4 7 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.25%) PaintShop Pro
5 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.073%) MS Project
7 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
2 24 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (0.15%) SAP hybris
4 4 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
5 2 (0.073%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.073%) Magento
5 2 (0.073%) Summit
6 1 (0.036%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.036%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.036%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.036%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.036%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 253 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (5.72%) GitHub
3 87 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
4 83 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 68 (2.48%) PaaS
6 41 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
8 25 (0.91%) Amazon S3
8 25 (0.91%) IaaS
9 18 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (0.55%) OpenShift
11 8 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.29%) Google App Engine
11 8 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.29%) SaaS
12 6 (0.22%) CloudBees
13 5 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
13 5 (0.18%) Bluemix
13 5 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
13 5 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 126 (4.59%) HTTP
2 52 (1.89%) Internet
2 52 (1.89%) LDAP
3 18 (0.66%) AMQP
4 16 (0.58%) Intranet
5 13 (0.47%) SNMP
6 12 (0.44%) SSL
7 11 (0.40%) HTTPS
7 11 (0.40%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.36%) FTP
9 9 (0.33%) Firewall
10 8 (0.29%) DVB
10 8 (0.29%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.18%) OpenVPN
12 3 (0.11%) NFC
12 3 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (0.11%) RTP
12 3 (0.11%) RTSP
13 2 (0.073%) DNS
13 2 (0.073%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (14.93%) MongoDB
2 281 (10.23%) NoSQL
3 273 (9.94%) Relational Database
4 229 (8.34%) MySQL
5 208 (7.57%) PostgreSQL
6 154 (5.61%) Hadoop
7 140 (5.10%) SQL Server
8 135 (4.92%) Oracle Database
9 128 (4.66%) Big Data
10 102 (3.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 70 (2.55%) RDBMS
11 70 (2.55%) Redis
12 42 (1.53%) Couchbase
13 41 (1.49%) Apache Hive
13 41 (1.49%) DB2
13 41 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
14 38 (1.38%) HBase
15 32 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
16 30 (1.09%) Neo4j
17 25 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 656 (23.89%) Maven
2 643 (23.42%) JUnit
3 641 (23.34%) Git (software)
4 616 (22.43%) Jenkins
5 396 (14.42%) JIRA
6 334 (12.16%) Cucumber
7 299 (10.89%) Mockito
8 270 (9.83%) Subversion
9 239 (8.70%) Selenium
10 235 (8.56%) Gradle
11 191 (6.96%) Eclipse
12 130 (4.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 123 (4.48%) Ant
13 123 (4.48%) IntelliJ
14 97 (3.53%) Spock
15 93 (3.39%) SoapUI
16 92 (3.35%) TeamCity
17 67 (2.44%) WebDriver
18 59 (2.15%) JMeter
19 51 (1.86%) Mercurial
General
1 521 (18.97%) Finance
2 340 (12.38%) Banking
3 115 (4.19%) Retail
4 96 (3.50%) Investment Banking
5 54 (1.97%) Publishing
6 53 (1.93%) Front Office
7 44 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 35 (1.27%) Marketing
9 30 (1.09%) Games
10 22 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 20 (0.73%) Electronics
12 18 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.40%) Legal
14 10 (0.36%) Advertising
14 10 (0.36%) Automotive
14 10 (0.36%) Law
14 10 (0.36%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.18%) French Language
15 5 (0.18%) German Language
15 5 (0.18%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2189 (79.72%) Developer
2 1798 (65.48%) Java Developer
3 376 (13.69%) Senior Developer
4 335 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
5 267 (9.72%) Agile Developer
6 255 (9.29%) Agile Java Developer
7 229 (8.34%) Architect
8 109 (3.97%) Java Engineer
9 101 (3.68%) Lead Developer
10 95 (3.46%) Scala Developer
11 94 (3.42%) Java Architect
12 87 (3.17%) J2EE Developer
12 87 (3.17%) Software Engineer
13 86 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 86 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
14 85 (3.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 72 (2.62%) Senior Agile Developer
16 71 (2.59%) Senior Agile Java Developer
16 71 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
17 68 (2.48%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1035 (37.69%) Hibernate
2 922 (33.58%) HTML
3 870 (31.68%) REST
4 714 (26.00%) CSS
5 713 (25.97%) Web Services
6 621 (22.61%) J2EE
7 578 (21.05%) RESTful
8 565 (20.58%) AngularJS
9 550 (20.03%) JSON
10 547 (19.92%) XML
11 507 (18.46%) HTML5
12 499 (18.17%) SOAP
13 453 (16.50%) Spring MVC
14 398 (14.49%) jQuery
15 369 (13.44%) Java EE
16 297 (10.82%) Spring Boot
17 292 (10.63%) CSS3
17 292 (10.63%) JMS
18 283 (10.31%) JSP
19 243 (8.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 155 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (3.46%) Computer Science
2 95 (3.46%) User Experience
3 81 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
4 57 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 41 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 39 (1.42%) Algorithms
7 37 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 36 (1.31%) Fixed Income
9 31 (1.13%) Economics
10 30 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
11 28 (1.02%) Fintech
12 25 (0.91%) Derivative
13 24 (0.87%) Social Media
13 24 (0.87%) Virtual Team
14 22 (0.80%) N-Tier
15 19 (0.69%) Equities
16 17 (0.62%) iPad
16 17 (0.62%) Smart Meter
17 14 (0.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 509 (18.54%) Linux
2 235 (8.56%) Unix
3 102 (3.71%) Windows
4 38 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (1.24%) Android
6 27 (0.98%) Mac OS X
7 24 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.36%) Solaris
8 10 (0.36%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.22%) CentOS
9 6 (0.22%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.11%) HPUX
10 3 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.073%) AIX
11 2 (0.073%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.036%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.036%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.036%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1764 (64.24%) Agile Software Development
2 966 (35.18%) TDD
3 836 (30.44%) Scrum
4 603 (21.96%) MVC
5 510 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
6 490 (17.84%) BDD
7 389 (14.17%) OO
8 385 (14.02%) Microservices
9 342 (12.45%) Open Source
10 291 (10.60%) Kanban
11 289 (10.52%) Software Engineering
12 287 (10.45%) Pair Programming
13 239 (8.70%) DevOps
13 239 (8.70%) E-Commerce
13 239 (8.70%) SOA
14 228 (8.30%) Unit Testing
15 211 (7.68%) Web Development
16 170 (6.19%) Front End Development
17 158 (5.75%) Continuous Delivery
18 157 (5.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2609 (95.01%) Java
2 1049 (38.20%) JavaScript
3 778 (28.33%) SQL
4 345 (12.56%) Scala
5 201 (7.32%) Python
6 161 (5.86%) Groovy
7 148 (5.39%) Ruby
8 142 (5.17%) PL/SQL
9 94 (3.42%) C#
10 79 (2.88%) Shell Script
11 57 (2.08%) XPath
12 55 (2.00%) Clojure
13 47 (1.71%) C++
14 44 (1.60%) Bash Shell
15 43 (1.57%) Korn
15 43 (1.57%) PHP
16 42 (1.53%) Perl
17 36 (1.31%) C
18 24 (0.87%) T-SQL
19 21 (0.76%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 189 (6.88%) Security Cleared
2 149 (5.43%) Degree
3 131 (4.77%) SC Cleared
4 31 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 31 (1.13%) DV Cleared
5 21 (0.76%) ISEB
5 21 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 18 (0.66%) Sun Certification
7 9 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.18%) BC Cleared
9 4 (0.15%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.11%) OCMJD
10 3 (0.11%) OCPJWCD
11 2 (0.073%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.036%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (3.64%) QA
2 28 (1.02%) FATCA
3 20 (0.73%) Disclosure Scotland
4 17 (0.62%) SDET
5 16 (0.58%) SLA
6 15 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.29%) WCAG
9 7 (0.25%) WAI
10 6 (0.22%) MiFID
11 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.11%) EMIR
11 3 (0.11%) ISO20022
11 3 (0.11%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.073%) HL7
12 2 (0.073%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.073%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.036%) SEPA
System Software
1 218 (7.94%) Docker
2 37 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (0.69%) Apache Flume
4 7 (0.25%) HDFS
4 7 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.22%) LXC
6 5 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.18%) Shibboleth
7 4 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
7 4 (0.15%) vSphere
8 3 (0.11%) NDS
8 3 (0.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 3 (0.11%) vCloud
9 2 (0.073%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.036%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.036%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 158 (5.75%) Puppet
2 85 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
3 60 (2.18%) Ansible
4 39 (1.42%) Kubernetes
5 14 (0.51%) Kibana
6 10 (0.36%) Grafana
6 10 (0.36%) OpenAM
7 9 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
7 9 (0.33%) logstash
8 8 (0.29%) Graphite
9 7 (0.25%) CloudHub
10 6 (0.22%) Control-M
10 6 (0.22%) Nagios
10 6 (0.22%) Tivoli
11 5 (0.18%) Capistrano
11 5 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
12 4 (0.15%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.15%) OpenSSO
12 4 (0.15%) Sun Identity Manager
13 3 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 588 (21.41%) Oracle
2 132 (4.81%) hybris
3 113 (4.12%) MuleSoft
4 104 (3.79%) Adobe
5 103 (3.75%) IBM
6 97 (3.53%) Google
7 58 (2.11%) New Relic
8 50 (1.82%) Sybase
9 47 (1.71%) Solace
10 45 (1.64%) ATG
11 43 (1.57%) Splunk
12 40 (1.46%) Red Hat
13 39 (1.42%) Atlassian
14 34 (1.24%) Perforce
15 33 (1.20%) AppDynamics
16 32 (1.17%) SAP
17 30 (1.09%) VMware
18 27 (0.98%) TIBCO
19 26 (0.95%) Microsoft
20 19 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
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