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 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 68 115 98
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -17
Contract jobs citing Spring 1525 955 1023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.09% 1.91% 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.64% 6.84% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1172 677 707
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 4
Median hourly rate £44.50 £55.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.09% +54.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.94 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.90 £55.00 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £55.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +52.77%
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
14334 13962 13461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.01% 27.89% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10222 9523 8897
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 196 194
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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
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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 +12 654 £500 +8.10% 152
South East +73 285 £475 +18.75% 64
Yorkshire +80 160 £425 +13.33% 26
West Midlands +48 114 £428 +19.58% 9
North West +22 109 £450 +5.88% 26
South West +32 101 £375 - 42
East of England +16 49 £450 +25.00% 15
East Midlands +1 33 £363 -6.45% 2
North East -66 17 £410 -7.86% 3
Spring
UK

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Spring.

1 2831 (97.96%) Java
2 1890 (65.40%) Agile Software Development
3 1133 (39.20%) Hibernate
4 1098 (37.99%) TDD
5 1028 (35.57%) JavaScript
6 921 (31.87%) HTML
7 847 (29.31%) Scrum
8 813 (28.13%) Web Services
9 797 (27.58%) REST
10 786 (27.20%) CSS
11 702 (24.29%) Oracle
12 691 (23.91%) Maven
13 685 (23.70%) SQL
14 678 (23.46%) JUnit
14 678 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
15 675 (23.36%) J2EE
16 661 (22.87%) Git (software)
17 611 (21.14%) Jenkins
18 572 (19.79%) XML
19 563 (19.48%) Linux
20 562 (19.45%) MVC
21 548 (18.96%) RESTful
22 505 (17.47%) AngularJS
23 501 (17.34%) Finance
24 470 (16.26%) JSON
25 456 (15.78%) HTML5
26 455 (15.74%) BDD
27 424 (14.67%) Spring MVC
28 417 (14.43%) Tomcat
29 415 (14.36%) OO

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
1 417 (14.43%) Tomcat
2 244 (8.44%) JBoss
3 236 (8.17%) Apache
4 199 (6.89%) WebLogic
5 168 (5.81%) WebSphere
6 158 (5.47%) Confluence
7 99 (3.43%) Jetty
8 78 (2.70%) CMS
9 71 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
10 70 (2.42%) nginx
11 67 (2.32%) Mule
12 56 (1.94%) Oracle Coherence
13 53 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
14 42 (1.45%) Apache Spark
15 37 (1.28%) Apache Solr
16 33 (1.14%) GlassFish
16 33 (1.14%) Mule ESB
17 29 (1.00%) Liferay
18 28 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
19 26 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (0.45%) MS Excel
1 13 (0.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.10%) MS Office
3 3 (0.10%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.069%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.069%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.035%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.28%) ION MarketView
4 7 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.10%) Global One
6 3 (0.10%) Magento
7 2 (0.069%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.069%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.069%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.069%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.069%) RMDS
8 1 (0.035%) Murex MxG2000
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.035%) SAP hybris
8 1 (0.035%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.035%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 167 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (3.39%) GitHub
3 40 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 22 (0.76%) Google Analytics
8 19 (0.66%) Google App Engine
9 17 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
9 17 (0.59%) SaaS
10 16 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 16 (0.55%) PaaS
11 14 (0.48%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.31%) Heroku
14 8 (0.28%) Bluemix
15 7 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (0.24%) IaaS
16 6 (0.21%) OpenShift
17 4 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 259 (8.96%) HTTP
2 47 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 44 (1.52%) Internet
4 24 (0.83%) LDAP
5 21 (0.73%) SNMP
6 19 (0.66%) Network Security
7 16 (0.55%) AMQP
8 15 (0.52%) SSL
9 6 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.17%) DVB
10 5 (0.17%) Firewall
11 4 (0.14%) Intranet
12 2 (0.069%) DNS
12 2 (0.069%) DSL
12 2 (0.069%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (0.069%) NFC
12 2 (0.069%) Skype
13 1 (0.035%) Broadband
13 1 (0.035%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.035%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (12.73%) MongoDB
2 309 (10.69%) NoSQL
3 253 (8.75%) MySQL
4 241 (8.34%) Relational Database
5 185 (6.40%) Oracle Database
6 161 (5.57%) PostgreSQL
7 158 (5.47%) SQL Server
8 141 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 110 (3.81%) Hadoop
10 77 (2.66%) Neo4j
11 76 (2.63%) Big Data
12 65 (2.25%) RDBMS
13 58 (2.01%) Apache Hive
14 38 (1.31%) CouchDB
15 37 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
16 35 (1.21%) DB2
16 35 (1.21%) Hazelcast
17 34 (1.18%) Redis
18 30 (1.04%) Impala
18 30 (1.04%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 691 (23.91%) Maven
2 678 (23.46%) JUnit
3 661 (22.87%) Git (software)
4 611 (21.14%) Jenkins
5 384 (13.29%) JIRA
6 378 (13.08%) Subversion
7 293 (10.14%) Cucumber
8 239 (8.27%) Mockito
9 216 (7.47%) Selenium
10 197 (6.82%) Gradle
11 182 (6.30%) Eclipse
12 135 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 130 (4.50%) Ant
14 94 (3.25%) Hudson
15 89 (3.08%) SoapUI
16 71 (2.46%) TeamCity
17 62 (2.15%) JMeter
18 60 (2.08%) IntelliJ
19 52 (1.80%) Artifactory
19 52 (1.80%) Mercurial
General
1 501 (17.34%) Finance
2 338 (11.70%) Banking
3 133 (4.60%) Retail
4 113 (3.91%) Investment Banking
5 96 (3.32%) Front Office
6 78 (2.70%) Marketing
7 62 (2.15%) Telecoms
8 41 (1.42%) Electronics
8 41 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 33 (1.14%) Publishing
10 27 (0.93%) Games
11 20 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (0.66%) Automotive
13 15 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 11 (0.38%) Back Office
16 10 (0.35%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.31%) Legal
18 8 (0.28%) Advertising
19 7 (0.24%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 2358 (81.59%) Developer
2 1976 (68.37%) Java Developer
3 500 (17.30%) Senior Developer
4 461 (15.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 309 (10.69%) Agile Developer
6 292 (10.10%) Agile Java Developer
7 252 (8.72%) Architect
8 166 (5.74%) Scala Developer
9 141 (4.88%) Java Architect
9 141 (4.88%) Lead Developer
10 117 (4.05%) Java Engineer
11 109 (3.77%) Java Scala Developer
11 109 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
12 97 (3.36%) Software Engineer
13 92 (3.18%) J2EE Developer
14 90 (3.11%) Angular Developer
14 90 (3.11%) Lead Java Developer
15 86 (2.98%) Full Stack Developer
16 85 (2.94%) Senior Agile Developer
17 84 (2.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1133 (39.20%) Hibernate
2 921 (31.87%) HTML
3 813 (28.13%) Web Services
4 797 (27.58%) REST
5 786 (27.20%) CSS
6 675 (23.36%) J2EE
7 572 (19.79%) XML
8 548 (18.96%) RESTful
9 505 (17.47%) AngularJS
10 470 (16.26%) JSON
11 456 (15.78%) HTML5
12 424 (14.67%) Spring MVC
13 396 (13.70%) SOAP
14 312 (10.80%) jQuery
15 302 (10.45%) JSP
16 286 (9.90%) CSS3
17 266 (9.20%) Spring Boot
18 255 (8.82%) JMS
19 254 (8.79%) Java EE
20 248 (8.58%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 106 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
2 93 (3.22%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (3.04%) User Experience
4 73 (2.53%) Derivative
4 73 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 71 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 44 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 41 (1.42%) Fixed Income
8 33 (1.14%) iPad
9 24 (0.83%) N-Tier
9 24 (0.83%) Social Media
10 23 (0.80%) Virtual Team
11 22 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 20 (0.69%) Credit Derivative
12 20 (0.69%) Management Information System
13 17 (0.59%) Algorithms
14 16 (0.55%) Wiki
15 15 (0.52%) Digital Media
15 15 (0.52%) Equities
15 15 (0.52%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 563 (19.48%) Linux
2 231 (7.99%) Unix
3 98 (3.39%) Windows
4 41 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (0.69%) Android
6 15 (0.52%) Mac OS X
6 15 (0.52%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.31%) CentOS
10 7 (0.24%) Solaris
11 4 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.069%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.069%) VMS
13 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.035%) OpenVMS
13 1 (0.035%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1890 (65.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1098 (37.99%) TDD
3 847 (29.31%) Scrum
4 678 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
5 562 (19.45%) MVC
6 455 (15.74%) BDD
7 415 (14.36%) OO
8 412 (14.26%) Open Source
9 380 (13.15%) Microservices
10 317 (10.97%) Pair Programming
11 282 (9.76%) Kanban
12 272 (9.41%) Software Engineering
13 259 (8.96%) SOA
14 243 (8.41%) E-Commerce
15 242 (8.37%) Multithreading
16 220 (7.61%) Unit Testing
17 217 (7.51%) Web Development
18 209 (7.23%) DevOps
19 182 (6.30%) SDLC
20 154 (5.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2831 (97.96%) Java
2 1028 (35.57%) JavaScript
3 685 (23.70%) SQL
4 388 (13.43%) Scala
5 209 (7.23%) Python
6 196 (6.78%) Groovy
7 195 (6.75%) PL/SQL
8 189 (6.54%) Ruby
9 129 (4.46%) C#
10 66 (2.28%) C++
11 60 (2.08%) Clojure
12 38 (1.31%) C
12 38 (1.31%) Shell Script
13 35 (1.21%) PHP
14 34 (1.18%) Bash Shell
15 30 (1.04%) Perl
16 23 (0.80%) ES6
17 19 (0.66%) ECMAScript
18 17 (0.59%) T-SQL
18 17 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 183 (6.33%) Security Cleared
2 155 (5.36%) Degree
3 104 (3.60%) SC Cleared
4 30 (1.04%) DV Cleared
5 22 (0.76%) Sun Certification
6 20 (0.69%) ISEB
6 20 (0.69%) ISTQB
7 19 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
8 13 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
9 11 (0.38%) OCPJP
10 6 (0.21%) PhD
11 5 (0.17%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.10%) CITP
13 2 (0.069%) OCMJD
14 1 (0.035%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.035%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (3.60%) QA
2 18 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.21%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.21%) SLA
4 4 (0.14%) FATCA
5 2 (0.069%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.069%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.069%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.069%) ISO27005
5 2 (0.069%) WCAG
6 1 (0.035%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.035%) MiFID
6 1 (0.035%) WAI
System Software
1 219 (7.58%) Docker
2 43 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.28%) HDFS
5 6 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
7 4 (0.14%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.10%) LXC
9 2 (0.069%) GridGain
9 2 (0.069%) iptables
9 2 (0.069%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 2 (0.069%) vSphere
10 1 (0.035%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.035%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.035%) vCloud
10 1 (0.035%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.035%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 173 (5.99%) Puppet
2 50 (1.73%) Graphite
3 34 (1.18%) Kubernetes
4 30 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (1.00%) Grafana
6 20 (0.69%) Ansible
7 13 (0.45%) BladeLogic
8 12 (0.42%) logstash
9 11 (0.38%) Control-M
9 11 (0.38%) Kibana
10 9 (0.31%) Consul
11 8 (0.28%) Oozie
12 7 (0.24%) Tivoli
13 6 (0.21%) OpenAM
14 5 (0.17%) CloudHub
14 5 (0.17%) Nagios
15 4 (0.14%) yum
16 3 (0.10%) Ganglia
16 3 (0.10%) Mesos
16 3 (0.10%) StatsD
Vendors
1 702 (24.29%) Oracle
2 162 (5.61%) Google
3 95 (3.29%) IBM
4 91 (3.15%) hybris
5 63 (2.18%) Sybase
6 62 (2.15%) Red Hat
7 44 (1.52%) Adobe
8 42 (1.45%) SAP
9 39 (1.35%) Atlassian
10 37 (1.28%) TIBCO
11 29 (1.00%) Microsoft
12 24 (0.83%) webMethods
13 23 (0.80%) ATG
14 21 (0.73%) MuleSoft
14 21 (0.73%) WSO2
15 20 (0.69%) VMware
16 19 (0.66%) ION Trading
17 17 (0.59%) Bloomberg
17 17 (0.59%) Murex
17 17 (0.59%) Perforce
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